Andrew Benintendi

Andrew Benintendi
John Tomase
August 02, 2016 - 5:33 pm
Andrew Benintendi got the call from Carlos Febles, his manager at Double-A Portland, at 10 p.m. on Monday -- he was headed to the big leagues. The 2015 first-round pick found himself on a plane the next morning and on Tuesday joined the Red Sox in Seattle for the start of his big league career. "It...
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Andrew Benintendi has been promoted from Double-A to the Red Sox. (Harry How/Getty Images)
Ryan Hannable
August 02, 2016 - 7:21 am
The time has arrived. Just over a year and two months after being selected No. 7 overall by the Red Sox in the 2015 MLB draft, Andrew Benintendi has flown through the system and is now on the major league roster after being called up following Monday's game in Seattle. The center fielder hit .290...
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Andrew Benintendi
John Tomase
August 01, 2016 - 8:27 pm
The Andrew Benintendi era will begin sooner than expected. The Red Sox will summon the outfielder to join the team in Seattle, manager John Farrell told reporters after Monday's 2-1 victory, skipping him directly from Double-A to the big leagues. He'll be available off the bench on Tuesday and he'...
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Anyelo Leclerc
August 01, 2016 - 5:07 am
Here's a look at the action in the Red Sox farm system on Sunday. TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX (57-52): W, 4-0, vs. Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (Yankees) -- The PawSox were able to complete the sweep of the Rail Riders thanks in large part to Justin Haley, who let up just one hit and no runs in six innings...
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July 29, 2016 - 6:30 am
Here's a look at the action in the Red Sox farm system on Thursday. TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX (54-52): L, 13-5, vs. Rochester (Twins) -- Right-hander Sean O'Sullivan, returning from a stint on the 15-day disabled list with left knee tendinitis, pitched a scoreless first and third inning but was...
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Luis Alexander Basabe
Ryan Hannable
July 28, 2016 - 3:00 am
1. When it comes to Red Sox prospects everyone knows the names -- Yoan Moncada, Andrew Benintendi, Michael Kopech, Jason Groome, Sam Travis -- but a name people might not be as familiar with is Luis Alexander Basabe. His name came up this month when his twin brother Luis Alejandro was part of the...
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Danny Mars
July 26, 2016 - 6:08 am
Here's a look at the action in the Red Sox farm system on Monday. TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX (52-51): W, 7-5, vs. Rochester (Twins) -- Christian Vazquez went 3-for-4 with a double, an RBI and a run. He roped an RBI single into right field to give the PawSox a 3-0 lead. It was his second three-hit...
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Ryan Hannable
July 23, 2016 - 7:16 am
Here is the look at the action in the Red Sox farm system on Friday. TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX (51-49): L, 2-0, at Columbus (Indians) Your browser does not support iframes. -- The two runs Columbus scored in the bottom of the first were all the runs scored in the game as they shutout the PawSox...
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Andrew Benintendi made his left field debut Friday night. (Denis Poroy/Getty Images)
Ryan Hannable
July 22, 2016 - 7:56 pm
For the first time in his professional career Andrew Benintendi started in left field Friday night. While this may seem like just a minor thing, it's setting the stage for something bigger. Benintendi, the Red Sox' No. 7 overall pick in last year's draft, had been a center fielder his whole life,...
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Andrew Benintendi
Ryan Hannable
July 22, 2016 - 1:20 pm
The biggest news as it relates to the Red Sox organization on Friday didn't take place at Fenway Park, it took place in Double-A Portland. Highly-touted prospect Andrew Benintendi will be making his first professional start in left field, shifting over from his natural position of center field...
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