Red Sox/Yankees

Posted by: Tom Nolette on Fri Apr 1st, 2016 5:02 am
Orono native relishing new challenge as Red Sox coachOrono native Brian Butterfield encountered a new challenge this season in his 37th year of professional baseball and his 19th as a major league coach.The Boston Red Sox’s third base coach and infield instructor, in his fourth season with the Red Sox, has been in the spotlight this spring training as he has been trusted with the task of transforming Hanley Ramirez from a shortstop and a one-season left fielder into a first baseman.http://bangordailynews.com/2016/03/31/s ... sox-coach/
Posted by: Tom Nolette on Fri Apr 1st, 2016 5:08 am
Shaw unseats Sandoval as Red Sox third baseman Travis Shaw unseated $17 million third baseman Pablo Sandoval to win the starting job for the Boston Red Sox coming out of spring training. “For right now to start the season this is what’s best for our team,” manager John Farrell said of the decision Thursday. Farrell said salary is …http://bangordailynews.com/2016/03/31/s ... d-baseman/
Posted by: Tom Nolette on Sat Apr 2nd, 2016 2:42 am
Red Sox Roster Projection: Boston’s 2016 Opening Day Squad In A NutshellThe Boston Red Sox’s Opening Day roster has taken shape. There still could be changes before Boston begins its 2016 season Monday against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field, but Red Sox manager John Farrell made a few announcements this week that offered clarity as to what the squad will look like when it faces old friend Terry Francona and Co. Here’s how the Red Sox’s roster likely will look Monday in Cleveland. Infielders (5) Hanley Ramirez, Dustin Pedroia, Xander Bogaerts, Travis Shaw, Pablo Sandovalhttp://nesn.com/2016/03/red-sox-roster- ... on-red-sox
Posted by: Tom Nolette on Sat Apr 2nd, 2016 2:57 am
2016 scheduleAPRIL4 — at Indians, 4:10 p.m.6 — at Indians, 6:10 p.m.7 — at Indians, 6:10 p.m.8 — at Blue Jays, 7:07 p.m.9 — at Blue Jays, 1:07 p.m.10 — at Blue Jays, 1:07 p.m.11 — Orioles, 2:05 p.m.12 — Orioles, 7:10 p.m.13 — Orioles, 7:10 p.m.15 — Blue Jays, 7:10 p.m.16 — Blue Jays, 4:05 p.m., FS1-TV17 — Blue Jays, 1:35 p.m.18 — Blue Jays, 11:05 a.m.19 — Rays, 7:10 p.m.20 — Rays, 7:10 p.m.21 — Rays, 1:35 p.m.22 — at Astros, 8:10 p.m.23 — at Astros, 4:05 p.m., FS1-TV24 — at Astros, 8:05 p.m., ESPN-TV25 — at Braves, 7:10 p.m.26 — at Braves, 7:10 p.m.27 — Braves, 7:10 p.m.28 — Braves, 7:10 p.m29 — Yankees, 7:10 p.m.30 — Yankees, 7:10 p.m.MAY1 — Yankees, 8:05 p.m., ESPN-TV3 — at White Sox, 8:10 p.m.4 — at White Sox, 8:10 p.m.5 — at White Sox, 8:10 p.m.6 — at Yankees, 7:05 p.m.7 — at Yankees, 1:05 p.m.8 — at Yankees, 8:05 p.m., ESPN-TV9 — Athletics, 7:10 p.m.10 — Athletics, 7:10 p.m.11 — Athletics, 7:10 p.m.12 — Astros, 7:10 p.m.13 — Astros, 7:10 p.m.14 — Astros, 1:05 p.m., FS1-TV15 — Astros, 1:35 p.m.16 — at Royals, 7:05 p.m., ESPN-TV17 — at Royals, 8:15 p.m.18 — at Royals, 2:15 p.m.20 — Indians, 7:10 p.m.21 — Indians, 4:05 p.m.22 — Indians, 1:35 p.m.24 — Rockies, 7:10 p.m.25 — Rockies, 7:10 p.m.26 — Rockies, 7:10 p.m.27 — at Blue Jays, 7:07 p.m.28 — at Blue Jays, 1:07 p.m.29 — at Blue Jays, 1:07 p.m.30 — at Orioles, 1:35 p.m.31 — at Orioles, 7:05 p.m.JUNE1 — at Orioles, 7:05 p.m.2 — at Orioles, 7:05 p.m.3 — Blue Jays, 7:10 p.m.4 — Blue Jays, 4:05 p.m.5 — Blue Jays, 1:35 p.m.7 — at Giants, 10:15 p.m.8 — at Giants, 10:15 p.m.10 — at Twins, 8:10 p.m.11 — at Twins, 2:10 p.m.12 — at Twins, 2:10 p.m.14 — Orioles, 7:10 p.m.15 — Orioles, 7:10 p.m.16 — Orioles, 7:10 p.m.17 — Mariners, 7:10 p.m.18 — Mariners, 4:05 p.m.19 — Mariners, 1:35 p.m.20 — White Sox, 7:10 p.m.21 — White Sox, 7:10 p.m.22 — White Sox, 7:10 p.m.23 — White Sox, 1:35 p.m.24 — at Rangers, 8:05 p.m.25 — at Rangers, 9:20 p.m.26 — at Rangers, 3:05 p.m.27 — at Rays, 7:10 p.m.28 — at Rays, 7:10 p.m.29 — at Rays, 12:10 p.m.JULY1 — Angels, 7:10 p.m.2 -- Angels, 7:15 p.m., FOX-TV3 — Angels, 1:35 p.m.4 — Rangers, 1:35 p.m.5 — Rangers, 7:10 p.m.6 — Rangers, 7:10 p.m.8 — Rays, 7:10 p.m.9 — Rays, 4:05 p.m.10 — Rays, 1:35 p.m.15 — at Yankees, 7:05 p.m.16 — at Yankees, 4:05 p.m., FS1-TV17 — at Yankees, 8:05 p.m., ESPN-TV19 — Giants, 7:10 p.m.20 — Giants, 7:10 p.m.21 — Twins, 7:10 p.m.22 — Twins, 7:10 p.m.23 — Twins, 7:10 p.m.24 — Twins, 1:35 p.m.25 — Tigers, 7:10 p.m.26 — Tigers, 7:10 p.m.27 — Tigers, 1:35 p.m.28 — at Angels, 10:05 p.m.29 — at Angels, 10:05 p.m.30 — at Angels, 9:05 p.m.31 — at Angels, 3:35 p.m.AUGUST1 — at Mariners, 10:10 p.m.2 — at Mariners, 10:10 p.m.3 — at Mariners, 10:10 p.m.4 — at Mariners, 10:10 p.m.5 — at Dodgers, 10:10 p.m.6 — at Dodgers, 4:05 p.m., FS1-TV7 — at Dodgers, 7:10 p.m.9 — Yankees, 7:10 p.m.10 — Yankees, 7:10 p.m.11 — Yankees, 7:10 p.m.12 — D-backs, 7:10 p.m.13 — D-backs, 7:10 p.m.14 — D-backs, 1:35 p.m.16 — at Orioles, 7:05 p.m.17 — at Orioles, 7:05 p.m.18 — at Tigers, 1:10 p.m.19 — at Tigers, 7:10 p.m.20 — at Tigers, 7:10 p.m.21 — at Tigers, 1:10 p.m.22 — at Rays, 7:10 p.m.23 — at Rays, 7:10 p.m.24 — at Rays, 7:10 p.m.25 — at Rays, 1:10 p.m.26 — Royals, 7:10 p.m.27 — Royals, 7:10 p.m.28 — Royals, 1:35 p.m.29 — Rays, 7:10 p.m.30 — Rays, 7:10 p.m.31 — Rays, 1:35 p.m.SEPTEMBER2 — at Athletics, 10:05 p.m.3 — at Athletics, 9:05 p.m.4 — at Athletics, 4:05 p.m.5 — at Padres, 4:40 p.m.6 — at Padres, 10:10 p.m.7 — at Padres, 9:10 p.m.9 — at Blue Jays, 7:07 p.m.10 — at Blue Jays, 1:07 p.m.11 — at Blue Jays, 1:07 p.m.12 — Orioles, 7:10 p.m.13 — Orioles, 7:10 p.m.14 — Orioles, 7:10 p.m.15 — Yankees, 7:10 p.m.16 — Yankees, 7:10 p.m.17 — Yankees, 1:05 p.m., FOX-TV18 — Yankees, TBD19 -- at Orioles, 7:05 p.m.20 — at Orioles, 7:05 p.m.21 — at Orioles, 7:05 p.m.22 — at Orioles, 7:05 p.m.23 — at Rays, 7:10 p.m.24 — at Rays, 6:10 p.m.25 — at Rays, 1:10 p.m.27 — at Yankees, 7:05 p.m.28 — at Yankees, 7:05 p.m.29 — at Yankees, 7:05 p.m.30 — Blue Jays, 7:10 p.m.OCTOBER1 — Blue Jays, TBD2 — Blue Jays, 3:05 p.m.TV: All games on NESN-TV unless noted.Radio: All games on WZON 620 AM Bangor, WPEI 95.9 Portland/Saco, WJJB 96.3 FM Portland, WDEA 1370 AM Ellsworth, WHOU 100.1 FM Houlton, WZLO 103.1 FM Dover-Foxcroft, WQDY 92.7 FM Calais, WSYY 94.9 FM Millinocket, WEGP 1390 AM Presque Isle, WKTJ 99.3 FM Farmington, WALZ 95.3 Machias, WLOB 1310 AM Portland, WYBA 105.5 Rockland.
Posted by: Tom Nolette on Sat Apr 2nd, 2016 3:04 am
VIDEO: Red Sox goal: Least to Beast in AL EastFORT MYERS, Florida — For two years in a row and three of the past four seasons, the Boston Red Sox have been the least in the AL East. For several reasons, starting with new No. 1 starter David Price and ending with closer Craig Kimbrel, the Red Sox expect http://bangordailynews.com/2016/04/01/s ... n-al-east/
Posted by: Tom Nolette on Sun Apr 3rd, 2016 6:12 am
Red Sox beat Blue Jays before over 53,000 fans in MontrealRyan Hanigan homered during a five-run fifth inning and the Boston Red Sox swept a two-game exhibition series from the Toronto Blue Jays with a 7-4 victory Saturday at Olympic Stadium...http://espn.go.com/mlb/recap?gameId=360402114
Posted by: Tom Nolette on Mon Apr 4th, 2016 6:41 am
David Price uniquely suited to handle pressure of being Red Sox's aceIf anyone can handle the pressure that comes with being the highest-paid pitcher in baseball history and the Red Sox's latest ace, it's David Price.http://espn.go.com/blog/boston/red-sox/ ... d-soxs-ace
Posted by: Tom Nolette on Mon Apr 4th, 2016 6:42 am
Terry Francona hails David Ortiz as a 'face of baseball'Indians manager Terry Francona looks back on his time with David Ortiz and has nothing but good things to say about the Red Sox slugger.http://espn.go.com/blog/boston/red-sox/ ... f-baseball
Posted by: Tom Nolette on Mon Apr 4th, 2016 7:15 am
David Ortiz plans to enjoy last Opening DayCLEVELAND — David Ortiz isn’t very emotional about what will be his final Opening Day on Monday afternoon against the Cleveland Indians.“I don’t feel any different yet,” Ortiz said on Sunday after the Red Sox worked out in wintry conditions at Progressive Field. “Knowing it’s your last one, I’ll try and enjoy it. I’m just going to play the game, man. You have to move forward.”Ortiz, 40, will start on Opening Day for the 12th time with the Red Sox. Monday would be his 11th Opening Day start as a designated hitter, the most by any player for any team.https://www.bostonglobe.com/sports/reds ... story.html
Posted by: Tom Nolette on Tue Apr 5th, 2016 5:13 am
Indians-Red Sox opener postponedCLEVELAND — The Cleveland Indians and Boston Red Sox were ready to begin the 2016 season but Mother Nature was not. Opening day in Cleveland was postponed about two hours prior to the 4:10 p.m. scheduled start due to a forecast of precipitation and wind chills in the teens. The …http://bangordailynews.com/2016/04/04/s ... postponed/