Allen Craig

Buster Olney
May 06, 2015 - 9:05 am
ESPN's Buster Olney checked in with Middays with MFB on Wednesday to discuss the Red Sox' recent struggles and other baseball news. To hear the interview, go to the MFB audio on demand page. Olney said if the Red Sox offense can live up to expectations, the division race could change dramatically...
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Allen Craig
May 05, 2015 - 1:17 pm
With Hanley Ramirez out of the lineup and listed as day-to-day after injuring his shoulder while running into the wall to make a catch Monday night, Allen Craig will get the start in left field and bat sixth on Tuesday night. In his pregame press conference on Tuesday, manager John Farrell said...
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Allen Craig
Ryan Hannable
May 05, 2015 - 11:27 am
As expected after suffering a shoulder sprain Monday night against the Rays, Hanley Ramirez is out of the lineup as expected Tuesday night. Allen Craig will start in his place in left, while after recording two hits Monday night, Brock Holt gets the start in right. It's worth noting Mike Napoli...
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Shane Victorino
Ryan Hannable
May 04, 2015 - 1:31 pm
The Red Sox are searching for someone to step up and claim the starting right field job. Through the first 25 games the team has had four different players appear at the position -- Shane Victorino (12 games), Daniel Nava (9), Allen Craig (5) and Brock Holt (4). Unfortunately for the team, none of...
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Shane Victorino
Ryan Hannable
May 01, 2015 - 12:48 pm
The progression of Shane Victorino 's and Rusney Castillo's injuries are trending in the right direction. Victorino (hamstring) could get into a rehab game in the middle part of next week, as he's eligible to return next Friday in Toronto. "We were going to ramp up his running through the weekend...
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Allen Craig
Ryan Hannable
May 01, 2015 - 11:12 am
With the Red Sox going up against Yankees left-hander CC Sabathia , Allen Craig will get the start in right field in the series opener Friday night. Daniel Nava is hitting exclusively from the left side this year, and the other option would be left-handed hitting Brock Holt, so manager John Farrell...
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Allen Craig
John Tomase
March 09, 2015 - 9:13 am
JUPITER, Fla. -- Allen Craig was once an MVP candidate for the Cardinals. Now he's little more than a fifth outfielder/trade bait for the Red Sox . Finding him playing time -- especially because he was once a regular -- won't be easy. "It'€™ll be a challenge," manager John Farrell said on Monday...
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Allen Craig is looking for a bounce-back season in 2015. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)
Rob Bradford
March 01, 2015 - 9:08 am
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Allen Craig is very cautious when discussing what went wrong in 2014, and how it might go right in '15. But he is offering hints that the form which allowed for a combined .863 OPS from 2011-13 is on the verge of returning. "It feels a lot better in cage work and batting...
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Allen Craig
John Tomase
February 22, 2015 - 5:42 am
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Allen Craig is a man without a job, but he's determined to make the best of it at Red Sox camp. The outfielder/first baseman is a prime candidate to be traded before Opening Day, thanks to a logjam at the positions he plays. "I think that everybody knows where things are at,"...
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Joe Kelly
Rob Bradford
January 24, 2015 - 6:43 pm
LEDYARD, Conn. -- The Red Sox tried something new this offseason, and the Red Sox players didn't seem to mind it at all. Hundreds of fans poured into Foxwoods Resort and Casino for the Sox' first-ever Winter Weekend to participate in a variety of activities and events. One of the byproducts of the...
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