Brandon Workman

May 17, 2013 - 11:28 am
Though Henry Owens gave up a season-high eight hits (seven singles, one double), he showed an impressive ability to weave through and around a host of baserunners to limit his opposition to one run in five innings of work. He struck out four and walked none while throwing strikes with an impressive...
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May 11, 2013 - 8:50 am
A brief look at Friday's action in the Red Sox minor league system: TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX: 3-1 WIN AT CHARLOTTE ( WHITE SOX ) ( BOX ) -- Though Jose Iglesias went 0-for-2, he drew a pair of walks -- the first time all year that he's drawn multiple free passes in a game. He had gone 17 straight...
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May 06, 2013 - 9:01 am
A brief look at Sunday's action in the Red Sox farm system: TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX: 2-1 LOSS VS. DURHAM (RAYS) ( BOX ) -- A quartet of Rays pitchers, led by seven innings from pitching prospect Jake Odorizzi , combined to throw the first nine-inning no-hitter against the PawSox since 1994, when...
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May 02, 2013 - 9:07 am
Prospect rankings are funny things, sometimes possessing dubious value. After all, the exercise of affixing a numerical hierarchy to a group of prospects typically accomplishes little more than taking a snapshot of a single moment in time, glossing over the reality that player development is a...
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May 01, 2013 - 7:28 am
The accomplishment was extraordinary. Through six innings, Brandon Workman retired all 18 batters he faced, simply overpowering his opponents with Double-A Reading. Yet the thing that was most extraordinary about Workman's run of perfection -- which ended with a leadoff double in the seventh inning...
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April 18, 2013 - 8:41 am
A brief look at the action in the Red Sox farm system on Wednesday: TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX: 6-1 WIN VS. LEHIGH VALLEY (PHILLIES) ( BOX ) -- DH David Ortiz went 0-for-4 with a strikeout. He's now 3-for-15 with three singles, four strikeouts and no walks in his five-game rehab assignment. He is...
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April 12, 2013 - 7:55 am
A quick look at the action in the Red Sox system on Thursday... TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX: 5-4 WIN VS. ROCHESTER (TWINS) ( BOX ) -- David Ortiz collected a pair of singles in his first rehab game in Pawtucket. He also had to make a trip around the bases on the second hit, advancing to third on a...
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April 06, 2013 - 5:51 am
One of the reasons why the Red Sox suggest that right-hander Brandon Workman has made considerable strides towards being a big league starter is his willingness to stick with a gameplan. Even if, for instance, an opponent hits a two-run homer on a fastball away, the right-hander won't necessarily...
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April 04, 2013 - 9:37 am
NEW YORK -- The other Opening Day is upon us. On Thursday, three of the Red Sox ' full-season minor league affiliates open their seasons, with Triple-A Pawtucket, Double-A Portland and Single-A Greenville all set to start play, and High-A Salem of the Carolina League set to open on Friday. As was...
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September 04, 2012 - 7:55 am
A brief look at the action in the Red Sox farm system on Monday -- the last day of the regular season for all four full-season affiliates. Only Triple-A Pawtucket (set to commence a best-of-five playoff series at home against Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Wednesday) and Short-Season Single-A Lowell (...
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