Allen Webster

Rob Bradford
March 17, 2014 - 5:35 am
The Red Sox on Monday optioned pitcher Allen Webster and catcher Christian Vazquez to Triple-A Pawtucket and reassigned shortstop Deven Marrero to minor league camp. The moves leave the Red Sox with 43 players in big league camp, including 33 players from the 40-man roster and 10 non-roster...
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March 11, 2014 - 12:25 pm
A split squad of Red Sox players in Sarasota showed no dearth of firepower against the Orioles, as Boston's used three homers and a rally against former Sox pitcher Alfredo Aceves to claim a 6-5 victory over the Orioles. Will Middlebrooks homered for the second time in as many games against Orioles...
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Mike Petraglia
March 01, 2014 - 9:16 am
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- If Saturday was any indication, 24-year-old Allen Webster has fallen behind Anthony Ranaudo in the Red Sox pitching prospect race. Webster, who made his debut with the Red Sox last season in seven spot starts, was roughed up by the Minnesota Twins in his first start of spring...
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February 17, 2014 - 5:06 am
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- A year ago, spring training represented a spectacular coming-out party for Allen Webster . The right-hander, who had been acquired by the Sox from the Dodgers in August 2012, displayed a pitch mix that was virtually unmatched in the Red Sox organization, firing mid- to high-90s...
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January 17, 2014 - 2:41 am
As the manager of the Red Sox ' Triple-A team in Pawtucket in 2013, Gary DiSarcina saw a compelling group of pitchers making its way across the top rung of the minor league ladder. The pitching prospects who stopped in Triple-A for varying durations included right-handers like Brandon Workman,...
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September 07, 2013 - 4:52 am
Even though Jacoby Ellsbury is dealing with a hand injury and the rosters have expanded to 40 players, Jackie Bradley Jr . remains in Pawtucket-- as do Allen Webster , Brock Holt and pitchers like Brayan Villarreal and Pedro Beato , both of whom have contributed at the big league level this season...
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September 05, 2013 - 2:59 pm
NEW YORK -- With the Red Sox and Yankees primed to meet on Thursday for the first time since Ryan Dempster hit Alex Rodriguez with a pitch at Fenway Park on August 18, the question of whether or not the Yankees might retaliate and drill a member of the Red Sox has become a prominent topic in New...
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September 01, 2013 - 6:44 am
Outfielder Bryce Brentz went 1-for-4 with a double, his second extra-base hit in seven games since returning to Triple-A Pawtucket from the DL. He did, however, strike out twice, giving him nine whiffs (against just one walk) in 22 plate appearances since coming off the DL while recovering from his...
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August 27, 2013 - 8:54 am
A brief look at the action in the Red Sox minor league system on Monday: TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX: 2-1 (WALKOFF) VS. SCRANTON/WILKES-BARRE (YANKEES) ( BOX ) -- No one doubts that Allen Webster has the sort of stuff that few others possess. His raw materials -- mid- to upper-90s fastball that he...
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August 22, 2013 - 7:53 am
Allen Webster once again showed stuff against which his opponents could do little. He allowed just three hits (two singles and a double), struck out seven and got six groundball outs in 5 2/3 innings. But his ongoing struggle to throw strikes continues to limit him. He threw just 61 of 104 pitches...
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