francellis montas

July 30, 2013 - 10:01 pm
At what cost Jake Peavy (and Brayan Villarreal )? The Red Sox made a bold move to acquire one of the top starters on the market, and perhaps the best one who is under team control for multiple years. So, what was the price? Foremost, of course, was shortstop/third baseman Jose Iglesias . Iglesias...
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July 16, 2013 - 7:56 am
A quick look at the action in the Red Sox farm system on Monday: TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX: OFF DAY DOUBLE-A PORTLAND SEA DOGS: 5-0 LOSS AT NEW HAMPSHIRE (BLUE JAYS) ( BOX ) -- Reliever Noe Ramirez , who was excellent for High-A Salem this season but has struggled in his limited time with Portland...
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July 03, 2013 - 10:36 am
A brief look at the action in the Red Sox minor league system on Tuesday: TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX: 6-4 LOSS VS. SCRANTON/WILKES-BARRE (YANKEES) ( BOX ) -- Rubby De La Rosa went only three innings on Tuesday night, allowing two runs on five hits while striking out five and hitting three batters...
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June 27, 2013 - 9:03 am
Mookie Betts continued his remarkable year by matching career-highs in hits and times on base, going 4-for-4 with a double and a walk. The performance finally pushed his average up over .300 (to .309) with a robust .436 OBP and .513 slugging mark -- numbers that are staggering considering that,...
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June 13, 2013 - 8:49 am
It's time. On Wednesday, Xander Bogaerts drove in the only two Portland runs of the double header while collecting two of Portland's eight total hits. Bogaerts went 2-for-6 with a walk. The remarkable 20-year-old now is hitting .311 (10th in the Eastern League ) with a .407 OBP (6th) and .502...
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May 22, 2013 - 6:24 am
What to make of the hardest throwing pitcher in the Red Sox system, at a time when he's beginning to string together some dominant starts? Francellis Montas has long had a reputation that preceded him. Even before he pitched in the States, word started to circulate about the teenager who could...
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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 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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April 25, 2013 - 7:18 am
Outfielder Keury De La Cruz collected his second walk-off hit of the year, pulling a double to right-center in the bottom of the ninth inning, as part of a 2-for-4 day in which he also walked and stole a pair of bases. De La Cruz, who seemingly drove at least one ball to (or over) the fences per...
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April 20, 2013 - 5:33 am
Catching up on the action in the Red Sox minor league system from Thursday and Friday... TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX: Friday: Postponed at Rochester Thursday: 14-5 loss vs. Lehigh Valley (Phillies) - BOX -- Right-hander Rubby De La Rosa struggled badly with his fastball command and execution. In two...
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