justin masterson

Justin Masterson
Ryan Hannable
August 09, 2015 - 1:54 pm
With the Red Sox looking ahead to 2016, it's become time to give younger players more of an opportunity. Going along with that, the Red Sox designated right-hander Justin Masterson for assignment following Sunday's win over the Tigers. The right-hander will be removed from the 40-man roster and the...
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Justin Masterson
Ryan Hannable
July 27, 2015 - 8:48 pm
Shane Victorino had a vital presence in the Red Sox clubhouse all for three seasons he spent with Boston, even during the last two he saw minimal playing time in due to nagging injuries -- that was the well-respected type of leader he was. Although his Red Sox teammates know being traded is part of...
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Despite his final line, Brian Johnson deserved a better fate in his major league debut. (Bob Levey/Getty Images)
Ryan Hannable
July 21, 2015 - 7:13 pm
At this point in the season, it seems the Red Sox are inventing new ways to lose each night. Things were looking promising for the Red Sox leading 3-1 in the fifth, but the Astros tied the game without even putting the ball in play, as they went onto win the game, 8-3 and in the process handed the...
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Ryan Hannable
July 05, 2015 - 7:57 am
It was an unusual lineup posted Sunday morning at Fenway Park with David Ortiz penciled in at first base. With a struggling Mike Napoli , 1 for his last 17, he gets the day off with Ortiz playing first base at Fenway Park for the first time since July 16, 2005 and the first time in an non-...
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The Astros got the last laugh in Friday's wild 9-8 win over the Red Sox. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
Ryan Hannable
July 03, 2015 - 7:34 pm
While it wasn't quite the Fourth of July (just yet), the Red Sox and Astros provided some fireworks in a wild game, which saw two lead changes and the game tied another three times, along with some bizarre plays over the four- hour and 23 minute affair. In the tenth inning with Noe Ramirez making...
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Justin Masterson
July 03, 2015 - 4:22 am
In the Red Sox ' series opener with the Astros, Justin Masterson will get the ball for Boston while Dan Straily pitches for Houston. Masterson inspired confidence during his most recent trip to the mound, hurling five innings for the Sox on Sunday and holding the Rays to just one unearned run with...
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Justin Masterson
June 28, 2015 - 4:05 am
Justin Masterson will make his first major league start since May 12 on Sunday, facing one of the AL's best in Chris Archer as the Red Sox take on the Rays at Tropicana Field to close out their three-game set. With Joe Kelly sent down to Triple-A, the Red Sox chose Masterson to take his place in...
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Dustin Pedroia
Ryan Hannable
June 25, 2015 - 7:54 am
It was a busy morning Thursday at Fenway Park as the Red Sox made a number of transactions. -- Dustin Pedroia was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a right hamstring strain. The degree of strain is unknown. He injured it rounding first base in Wednesday's win, on an RBI single in the sixth...
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Rusney Castillo
Ryan Hannable
June 23, 2015 - 1:14 pm
Prior to Tuesday's game with the Orioles, the Red Sox made two roster moves. The team activated catcher Erik Kratz, who was claimed off waivers from the Royals on Sunday, as well as Justin Masterson and in the corresponding moves they optioned outfielder Rusney Castillo and pitcher Steven Wright...
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Justin Masterson
Ken Laird
June 17, 2015 - 4:22 am
A look at the action in the Red Sox farm system on Tuesday: TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX (32-33): L, 2-0, at Charlotte ( White Sox ) -- Justin Masterson made his fourth rehab start (right shoulder inflammation) and produced his second consecutive quality start: 6 IP, 4 H, 2 ER, 3 BB, 4 SO (89 pitches...
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