Red Sox Notebook: Shuffling Things Around, COVID Updates, Offensive Woes

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Garrett Whitlock will make his first career start tomorrow for the Boston Red Sox against the Tampa Bay Rays. “I’m sure he’s excited,” said acting manager Will Venable Friday before their series opener in St. Petersburg. “He’s been in a lot of situations that challenge a young pitcher. He’s handled them all and I think […]

Red Sox Call Up Kaleb Ort, Place Darwinzon Hernandez and Xander Bogaerts on MLB Roster; Austin Davis to Paternity Leave, Chris Sale to COVID-19 IL, Jonathan Arauz Optioned to Triple-A Worcester

Red Sox Lefty Darwinzon Hernandez

The Boston Red Sox made six roster moves ahead of Friday’s series opener against the Chicago White Sox. They have called up Kaleb Ort, placed Darwinzon Hernandez and Xander Bogaerts on the MLB roster; Chris Sale goes to the COVID-19 related injured list, Austin Davis to the paternity leave, and lastly, Jonathan Arauz was optioned […]

Xander Bogaerts Becomes Second Red Sox SS With Four 20-Homer Seasons

In the fifth inning last night at Fenway Park, Xander Bogaerts clubbed a homer down the line to put the Sox up by three. It was the infielder’s 20th roundtripper of ’21, making him the second Boston shortstop with four 20-homer seasons. The first was none other than Red Sox Hall of Famer Nomar Garciaparra, […]