Allen Craig

Clay Buchholz will have what GM Ben Cherington described as a minor right knee procedure. (Getty Images)
September 29, 2014 - 10:03 am
Red Sox GM Ben Cherington announced that right-hander Clay Buchholz was expected to undergo a minor right knee procedure to repair his meniscus by head team orthopedist Dr. Peter Asnis. Cherington said that Buchholz had been dealing with the issue on and off for some time, though the discomfort...
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September 03, 2014 - 8:32 pm
(For the final month of the regular season, '€˜Closing Time'€™ will now be called '€˜Why You Should Have Cared,'€™ looking beyond the final score -- at a time when losses are arguably more valuable to the Sox than wins (for draft and waiver position) -- for either meaningful signs for 2015...
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Allen Craig has yet to show it to Red Sox fans, but he has a history of reliable production at the plate. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)
August 28, 2014 - 7:45 am
Jeff Luhnow is leaning against the padded railing at the top of the visiting team's dugout at Fenway Park , looking on as the Red Sox take batting practice on the field. It's a Saturday evening in mid-August, and the Astros general manager is in town to watch his team play the third game of a four-...
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Allen Craig
August 21, 2014 - 1:35 pm
Allen Craig was supposed to be getting his at-bats in Pawtucket Thursday night. However, injuries and other circumstances have opened up a need. So instead, he'll be the designated hitter in his second-career game with the Red Sox . Craig, who was acquired by the Red Sox from the Cardinals forÂ...
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Yoenis Cespedes
August 19, 2014 - 2:35 pm
When it comes to evaluating players during these last couple months of the season, the Red Sox aren'€™t just concerned with taking stock of rookie performances. It'€™s been a chance to see how newly acquired outfielder Yoenis Cespedes fits into the lineup as well. Cespedes'€™ approach at the...
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August 16, 2014 - 1:39 pm
It's been over two weeks since Allen Craig made his Red Sox debut. But at this point, it's easy to forget just how long he's been in Boston. That's about to change very soon. Red Sox manager John Farrell  said Saturday the outfielder will begin a rehab assignment with Triple-A Pawtucket on...
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August 15, 2014 - 5:23 pm
Allen Craig '€™s eventual return to the Red Sox lineup draws closer and closer. The right fielder has only played in one game with Boston after being acquired on July 31 in a trade-deadline deal with the Cardinals that send Craig and Joe Kelly to the Red Sox for John Lackey . In his debut with...
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Rob Bradford
August 10, 2014 - 12:39 pm
Red Sox outfielder Allen Craig shared Sunday that he didn'€™t feel his foot injury was serious at the time that he suffered it in his first game with the Red Sox . Craig jammed his foot on first base on Aug. 1 after being acquired from the Cardinals in a trade that sent John Lackey to St. Louis...
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August 07, 2014 - 5:51 am
Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington joined Dennis & Callahan on Thursday morning to discuss the state of the team and the fallout from the trade deadline fire sale. To hear the interview, go to the Dennis & Callahan audio on demand page . There has been some speculation that John Lackey...
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August 06, 2014 - 5:03 pm
The coincidence seemed hard to dismiss. Newly acquired Red Sox outfielder/first baseman Allen Craig landed on the disabled list for an ankle injury incurred in his first game with his new team. Given that he was hobbled by a Lisfranc fracture in the same foot last year, and that one of the most...
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