Brandon Workman

April 08, 2014 - 5:25 pm
The Red Sox harbored high hopes that this might be the year in which Felix Doubront took a significant step forward, that he emerged with the sort of dependability that could make him a staple of the rotation for some years to come. He showed up in spring training in improved shape as compared to...
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Mike Petraglia
February 27, 2014 - 10:01 am
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Grady Sizemore flew out in his first two spring training at-bats while Brandon Workman threw a pair of scoreless innings to start the game as the Red Sox scored four in the bottom of the sixth to come from behind and beat Northeastern, 5-2, Thursday afternoon in the spring...
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February 17, 2014 - 11:34 am
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- The great unknown in Red Sox camp is outfielder Grady Sizemore . It's virtually impossible to project what he might be able to offer the Red Sox in 2014, in no small part because he hasn't played in any kind of game since 2011. Indeed, the mere question of whether he'll play at...
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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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December 04, 2013 - 5:47 pm
Red Sox manager John Farrell , in an appearance on WEEI's Salk & Holley show, acknowledged that Red Sox players were "jolted" by the news of Jacoby Ellsbury 's seven-year, $153 million deal with the Yankees , particularly given that word of Ellsbury's signing came on the same day that the Red...
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October 30, 2013 - 1:20 pm
Red Sox manager John Farrell said that, "as of now," Jake Peavy remains the starter to whom he plans to turn should the World Series reach a winner-take-all seventh game. Each time Farrell has made this claim, he's offered some sort of qualifier ("as of now," "right now," etc.). And so, the manager...
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October 27, 2013 - 11:46 am
ST. LOUIS -- Red Sox bench coach Torey Lovullo , in an interview on WEEI, suggested that the Sox believe that Clay Buchholz is "ready to go" and give the team a full workload for Game 4 of the World Series . "Clay is ready to go. He's fully armed and loaded. We anticipate Clay giving us 100 pitches...
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October 20, 2013 - 12:53 am
Amidst the organized chaos on the field at Fenway Park as Saturday night turned to Sunday morning, Brandon Workman , dripping a combination of champagne and perspiration, sought out and embraced one teammate in particular: Xander Bogaerts . These two rookies, a 25-year-old right-handed pitcher and...
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October 04, 2013 - 5:37 am
Brandon Workman has experienced the hot glare of the spotlight on the biggest stage before. It didn't end the way he would have liked. In 2009, the right-hander -- then a sophomore at the University of Texas -- was summoned from the bullpen with a championship on the line. His Longhorns trailed LSU...
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Rob Bradford
September 24, 2013 - 10:44 pm
DENVER -- Following the Red Sox ' 8-3 loss to the Rockies Tuesday night at Coors Field, manager John Farrell said Jacoby Ellsbury is "likely" to hit leadoff and play center field Wednesday. Ellsbury, who hasn't played since Sept. 5 due to a compression fracture in his right foot, said after the...
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