j.b. wendelken

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 01, 2013 - 8:14 am
A brief look at the action in the Red Sox farm system on Sunday: TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX: 9-6 LOSS VS. SCRANTON/WILKES-BARRE (YANKEES) ( BOX ) -- Will Middlebrooks had an encouraging contest, going 2-for-4 with a pair of long homers -- one to left, one just to the right of center -- and a walk...
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April 28, 2013 - 6:26 am
The 2012 season officially represents a footnote for Anthony Ranaudo . His results through his first four starts of 2013 have been so overpowering that his previous year now simply looks like an aberration in which injuries to his groin and shoulder prevented him from performing with the stuff that...
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July 25, 2012 - 8:26 am
A look at the action in the Red Sox farm system on Tuesday... TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX: 3-1 LOSS AT INDIANAPOLIS (PIRATES) ( BOX ) -- Zach Stewart continued to defy logic. In his first three starts after the Red Sox acquired him in the trade for Kevin Youkilis , he allowed four runs in 18 1/3...
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July 10, 2012 - 6:09 am
A quick look at Monday's action in the Red Sox farm system, highlighted by a pair of very strong performances from two hard-throwing right-handers: TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX: DAY OFF FOR ALL-STAR BREAK DOUBLE-A PORTLAND SEA DOGS: 3-0 LOSS AT TRENTON (YANKEES) ( BOX ) -- Jeremy Hazelbaker 's first-...
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June 12, 2012 - 2:58 pm
According to a major league source, the Red Sox have agreed to terms with right-hander J.B. Wendelken , the team's 13th round selection in the 2012 draft. While the deal is not yet complete, pending the conclusion of routine procedures (including a physical and drug test), the 19-year-old would...
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June 05, 2012 - 9:11 pm
The Red Sox spent most of Rounds 5-10 focused on selecting inexpensive and eminently signable college seniors who will liberate their draft budget to sign other higher-ceiling players. ( More on that strategy here .) But once the team got outside of the first 10 rounds -- the ones that are being...
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