The Boston Red Sox today placed outfielder Shane Victorino on the 15-day disabled list with a left calf strain. To fill his spot on the 25-man roster, infielder Jeff Bianchi was selected to the active major league roster from Triple-A Pawtucket.
The Boston Red Sox today recalled right-handed pitcher Heath Hembree from Triple-A Pawtucket. To make room for him on the 25-man roster, left-handed pitcher Robbie Ross Jr. was optioned to Pawtucket following last night's game. Hembree will be available for tonight's game against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Fenway Park at 7:15 p.m.
The Boston Red Sox today recalled outfielder Rusney Castillo from Triple-A Pawtucket. To make room for him on the 25-man roster, outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr. was optioned to Pawtucket. Castillo is starting in right field in tonight's series opener against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Fenway Park beginning at 7:10 p.m.
This weekend, the Red Sox and Red Sox Foundation will be collecting new, white athletic socks to benefit the Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program (BHCHP), which provides medical care to Boston's homeless men, women, and children.
The Red Sox today announced that Heather Morse, a resident of Shirley, MA, will be honored during a pregame ceremony at Fenway Park tomorrow, Thursday, May 21, before the 7:10 p.m. game against the Texas Rangers.
The Boston Red Sox today responded to the news of the sudden passing yesterday of Pawtucket Red Sox President Jim Skeffington. The club extends its deepest sympathies to his former wife, Barbara; their two children, Jim Jr. and Erinn; their seven grandchildren; and the entire Skeffington family.
The Red Sox and Aramark, Fenway Park's concessionaire, today unveiled a promotion in early June designed to provide more opportunities for children and families to attend games at Fenway Park. The club's "Family 4 Pax" includes four tickets to a Red Sox-Twins game June 1 - 3, four hot dogs, and four sodas for $75.
Fenway Park will host a "Dog Day at Fenway" event, presented by NutriSource Super Premium Pet Foods, on Monday, June 29, when fans are invited to bring their dogs to the ballpark for an evening walk around the warning track.
The Boston Red Sox today activated outfielder Shane Victorino from the 15-day disabled list. To make room for him on the 25-man roster, infielder Luis Jimenez was designated for assignment. Victorino will be available for tonight's series opener against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum at 10:05 p.m.
The Boston Red Sox today recalled outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr. and right-handed pitcher Steven Wright from Triple-A Pawtucket. To make room for them on the 25-man roster, outfielder Allen Craig and left-handed pitcher Robbie Ross Jr. were optioned to Pawtucket after yesterday's game in Toronto. Both Bradley and Wright will be available for this afternoon's series finale against the Blue Jays at Rogers Centre at 1:07 p.m.
The Boston Red Sox today named Carl Willis as the club's major league pitching coach, filling the vacancy left when Juan Nieves was relieved from his duties as pitching coach on Thursday. Willis will join the team for tomorrow's series finale against the Blue Jays in Toronto.
The Boston Red Sox today recalled right-handed pitcher Matt Barnes from Triple-A Pawtucket. To make room for him on the 25-man roster, infielder Travis Shaw was optioned to Pawtucket following last night's game.
The Boston Red Sox today added infielder Luis Jimenez to the active major league roster. He took the 25-man roster spot of right-handed pitcher Dalier Hinojosa, who was optioned to Triple-A Pawtucket following last night's game against the New York Yankees. Jimenez will wear No. 16 and will be available for tonight's game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Fenway Park beginning at 7:10 p.m.
The Red Sox, who this year are "Calling All Kids," today unveiled a series of promotions in May designed for children and families at Fenway Park. The season-long theme is presented by Hood Milk, the official dairy of the Boston Red Sox.
The Boston Red Sox today claimed infielder Luis Jimenez off waivers from the Milwaukee Brewers. To make room for him on the 40-man roster, catcher Ryan Hanigan was transferred to the 60-day disabled list.
On Tuesday, May 5, during pre-game ceremonies before the 7:10 p.m. Red Sox-Rays game at Fenway Park, members of the 1975 American League Champions will return to the field on which they performed so memorably 40 years ago.
As part of Rhode Island Day at Fenway Park on Saturday, May 2, the Red Sox Foundation will introduce the 30 recipients of the Rhode Island Red Sox Service Scholarship program, which awards $1,000 scholarships towards a student's college education based on academic performance, financial aid eligibility, and demonstrated community service. The Rhode Island Service Scholarships are supported by National Grid and ENEOS.