Robbie Ross

Koji Uehara pitches during a 1-2-3 ninth to earn the save in a 5-3 victory over the Yankees on Friday. (Brad Penner/USA Today Sports)
John Tomase
July 15, 2016 - 8:50 pm
NEW YORK -- We crush John Farrell when he gets something wrong, and conveniently ignore the decisions he gets right. Take Friday's 5-3 victory over the Yankees. With Steven Wright showing signs of fatigue after a three-run sixth, Farrell summoned Brad Ziegler for the seventh. Ziegler needed only...
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Robbie Ross (left) has been throwing gas this year. (Bob DeChiara/USA Today Sports)
John Tomase
May 11, 2016 - 10:39 am
If David Price wants to regain the lost mph on his fastball, he might consider yoga. That's been the key for left-handed reliever Robbie Ross, who is throwing harder than ever at age 26 and has little explanation for his serious uptick in velocity -- except for the centuries-old Indian practice of...
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Steven Wright
Rob Bradford
February 12, 2016 - 6:17 am
Barring injuries, there doesn't figure to be that much drama when it comes to figuring out the Red Sox roster. You have the four outfielders -- Chris Young , Rusney Castillo, Mookie Betts and Jackie Bradley Jr. -- playing three positions. Travis Shaw and Brock Holt figure to serve as back-up plans...
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Wade Miley received a no-decision as Junichi Tazawa allowed two eighth inning runs to take the loss. (Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)
Ryan Hannable
August 02, 2015 - 12:45 pm
Junichi Tazawa has been the Red Sox ' most dependable reliever this season, but even he can have a bad day once in a while. Unfortunately for the Red Sox and Wade Miley, Tazawa allowed two eighth-inning runs in the their 4-3 loss to the Rays, spoiling a good start from Miley. With the Red Sox...
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Craig Breslow
Mike Petraglia
June 15, 2015 - 3:20 pm
When the Red Sox weren't busy defending themselves before Monday's series opener with the Braves at rainy Fenway, they were making several roster moves. The club activated lefty reliever Craig Breslow from paternity leave and optioned infielder Travis Shaw. Breslow, 34, was placed on paternity...
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Daniel Nava
John Tomase
May 28, 2015 - 9:52 am
ARLINGTON, Texas -- According to a major league source, the Red Sox have placed outfielder Daniel Nava on the disabled list and recalled left-hander Robbie Ross. There had been speculation that Nava would be designated for assignment, particularly after the Red Sox acquired outfielder Carlos...
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Rusney Castillo just before taking batting practice. (WEEI.com photo)
Rob Bradford
February 17, 2015 - 5:25 am
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Another day at JetBlue Park, another wave of players. Pablo Sandoval, who has been in camp sporadically in between working out in Miami, just stepped into the batting cage with Hanley Ramirez , Rusney Castillo, Jackie Bradley, Mookie Betts, Mike Napoli and Deven Marrero. It was...
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Anthony Ranaudo
Rob Bradford
January 27, 2015 - 2:21 pm
The Red Sox announced Tuesday night that they have traded Anthony Ranaudo for lefty reliever Robbie Ross. Why Ross? While the 25-year-old is a lefty, his strength may be getting right-handed hitters out, a quality the Red Sox have been looking to add to their bullpen. Ross doesn't possess a...
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