Brandon Workman

July 30, 2013 - 6:56 am
The Red Sox will send rookie Brandon Workman to the mound Tuesday to open a three-game home series against Joe Saunders and the Mariners . Workman (0-1, 4.40 ERA) will look to have a better outing against the Mariners than he did the first time -- which was his major league debut. The 24-year-old...
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July 23, 2013 - 5:20 pm
One of the most prominent potential relief options disappeared from the market on Tuesday, when the Brewers traded Francisco Rodriguez (1.09 ERA, 10 saves, 26 strikeouts and 9 walks in 24 2/3 innings) to the Orioles in exchange for corner infield prospect Nick Delmonico . According to an industry...
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July 22, 2013 - 6:04 pm
The Red Sox had no answer for Matt Moore Monday night, as the lefty made quick work of Boston'€™s lineup on the way to a 3-0 win for the Rays in the teams' series-opener Monday night at Fenway Park . With the loss the Red Sox' lead in the American League East over Tampa Bay shrinks to just 1/2...
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July 22, 2013 - 7:25 am
The Red Sox will send rookie Brandon Workman to the mound Monday at Fenway Park to take on Matt Moore and the red-hot Rays. Workman (0-0, 5.40 ERA) was stellar in his first career start, holding the Athletics without a hit through six innings. However, it was the seventh inning that proved costly...
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July 21, 2013 - 1:58 pm
With Jon Lester '€™s first start after the All-Star break being pushed back and Ryan Dempster being slotted into Sunday'€™s game, Brandon Workman will take the mound in Monday'€™s series opener between the Red Sox and Rays at Fenway Park . Workman (0-0, 5.40 ERA) got a no-decision in his...
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Mike Petraglia
July 20, 2013 - 9:54 am
The Red Sox are giving Jon Lester a little extra time after the All-Star break to re-discover his groove. Manager John Farrell , at the end of his Saturday pre-game briefing with reporters, announced that Lester would be pushed back from his scheduled Sunday night start to Tuesday night against the...
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July 19, 2013 - 3:10 pm
The Red Sox thought they had achieved a measure of bullpen stability just before the All-Star break. The trade to acquire Matt Thornton on the final weekend prior to the break seemed like something of an offset to the loss of left-hander Andrew Miller . But one week later, the Sox are left to...
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July 15, 2013 - 10:24 am
C urt Schilling joined Mut & Merloni on Monday afternoon, and the ESPN baseball analyst was critical of significant pieces of the Red Sox rotation despite the team'€™s overall success leading up to the All-Star break. Jon Lester '€™s ineffectiveness? Frustrating. Clay Buchholz '€™ DL...
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July 15, 2013 - 3:45 am
NEW YORK -- Xander Bogaerts was in one of the signature batting practice groups of the All-Star Futures Game at CitiField, a session particularly noteworthy for the presence of World teammate Miguel Sano , one of the foremost slugging prospects in all of baseball. Just as Sano was launching pitches...
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July 14, 2013 - 3:43 pm
The story Sunday afternoon at O.co Coliseum -- where the Red Sox capped what has been arguably the most successful unofficial first half in team history -- was not solely that they lost, 3-2, in 11 innings to the Athletics, nor that they are headed into the All-Star break with a 2.5-game lead over...
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