Right-hander Doug Fister will look to build off his first win in a Red Sox uniform when he takes the hill for Sunday afternoon’s series finale at Fenway Park against right-hander Mike Pelfrey and the White Sox. Boston seeks a sweep of the four-game set and a six-game winning streak.
Derek Holland’s mound appearance during a 4-1 White Sox loss Saturday night at Fenway Park was the 201st overall in the left-hander’s career. But it was just his 22nd as a reliever and his first as part of the White Sox following 21 starts.
The next wave of White Sox starting pitchers showcased their high ceilings throughout the Minor Leagues on Saturday, with Michael Kopech, Lucas Giolito and Alec Hanson all turning in dominant performances at their respective levels.
Prior to Thursday’s series opener between the White Sox and Red Sox at Fenway Park, Boston ace hurler Chris Sale made his way toward left field to talk with some of the White Sox pitchers as they began to stretch.
Those White Sox fans who stridently believe Reynaldo Lopez currently belongs in the Major Leagues can take solace in the fact the right-hander feels he should be there, too.
If the month of August is anything like July for Drew Pomeranz, he’ll have plenty to smile about. The Red Sox left-hander, who went 3-0 with a 2.73 ERA, looks to continue that success against James Shields and the White Sox on Saturday at Fenway Park.
Carlos Rodon was searching for answers following a White Sox loss to the Cubs at Wrigley Field on July 25, despite striking out 11 over four innings on that particular afternoon.
On the 55th birthday of Red Sox manager John Farrell, Mitch Moreland decided to give his coach his present a little bit late.
White Sox outfielder Willy Garcia will miss the next four to six weeks after having surgery Thursday to insert a plate into his jaw. A CT scan taken Wednesday in Chicago revealed a fractured right jaw for Garcia, who took a Yoan Moncada knee to the side of the head when the two collided chasing […]
Finally, the Red Sox’s offense came to the aid of Rick Porcello. Boston’s bats got off to a quick start against the fledgling White Sox on Thursday night, posting seven runs in the first two innings to propel the Red Sox to a 9-5 victory in the series opener at Fenway Park.
Cool, calm and collected was the feeling in the Chicago dugout as the Junior RBI team prepared to take the field against Detroit at the P&G Cincinnati Urban Youth Academy for the first playoff game of the RBI World Series.
Eduardo Rodriguez has made three starts without a victory since coming off the disabled list due to right knee subluxation. The southpaw tries to end that winless streak Friday night against lefty Carlos Rodon and the White Sox at Fenway Park