A.J. Pierzynski

Mike Petraglia
March 01, 2014 - 4:18 am
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- A.J. Pierzynski gets his first start of the spring and will catch righthander Allen Webster as the Red Sox look to rebound against the Twins after dropping their Grapefruit League opener, 8-2, Friday at JetBlue Park. "We've all seen him many times, just now it's in our uniform...
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February 26, 2014 - 9:03 am
Red Sox third base coach Brian Butterfield checked in with Mut & Merloni on Wednesday afternoon from spring training. To hear the interview, go to the Mut & Merloni audio on demand page . Butterfield said the new rules regarding home-plate collisions are unfair to baserunners. "I'm really...
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February 17, 2014 - 11:34 am
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- The great unknown in Red Sox camp is outfielder Grady Sizemore . It's virtually impossible to project what he might be able to offer the Red Sox in 2014, in no small part because he hasn't played in any kind of game since 2011. Indeed, the mere question of whether he'll play at...
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January 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
Red Sox catcher David Ross joined Dennis & Callahan on Thursday to discuss spring training, new teammate A.J. Pierzynski and Alex Rodriguez . To hear the interview, go to the Dennis & Callahan audio on demand page . Rodriguez filed suit last week against Major League Baseball and the MLB...
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December 09, 2013 - 10:06 am
Red Sox outfielder Jonny Gomes checked in with Mut & Merloni on Monday to talk about the Red Sox' busy offseason. Since the Red Sox won the World Series at the end of the October, they have seen Jacoby Ellsbury and Jarrod Saltalamacchia leave as free agents, and they signed reliever Edward...
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December 05, 2013 - 4:58 am
New Red Sox catcher A.J. Pierzynski joined Dennis & Callahan on Thursday morning to discuss his decision to sign with Boston, his outlook on sharing playing time with David Ross  and his reputation as one of the most disliked players in the league. A two-time All Star, Pierzynski signed a...
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December 04, 2013 - 5:47 pm
Red Sox manager John Farrell , in an appearance on WEEI's Salk & Holley show, acknowledged that Red Sox players were "jolted" by the news of Jacoby Ellsbury 's seven-year, $153 million deal with the Yankees , particularly given that word of Ellsbury's signing came on the same day that the Red...
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December 04, 2013 - 11:52 am
Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington suggested that, while the Red Sox "would have loved" to retain Jacoby Ellsbury through free agency, the asking price ultimately reached a point where the team wasn't comfortable doing so. He suggested that the fact that the center fielder -- whom the Sox...
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December 04, 2013 - 9:32 am
The Red Sox on Wednesday confirmed the signing of catcher A.J. Pierzynski to a one-year deal and will introduce him to the media in a conference call late Wednesday afternoon. The 36-year-old Pierzynski has spent 16 seasons in the majors, including 2013 with the Rangers. Prior to that, he spent...
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December 04, 2013 - 7:28 am
Johnny Damon appeared on Mut & Merloni on Wednesday and discussed the Yankees ' reported signing of Jacoby Ellsbury while revealing details of his own departure from Boston. Ellsbury, who won two World Series with the Red Sox , reportedly agreed to a seven-year, $153 million contract with New...
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