Ryan Hanigan

Could Christian Vazquez be the Red Sox' second catcher in the postseason? (Bob DeChiara/USA Today Sports)
Ryan Hannable
October 01, 2016 - 1:29 pm
Going into Saturday, the Indians have stolen 132 bases this season as a team, which are the most in the American League and it's been noticed by the Red Sox -- the team they will face in the ALDS starting Thursday. The Red Sox' second catcher position backing up Sandy Leon remains up for grabs with...
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Sandy Leon
September 14, 2016 - 11:10 am
After struggling to find a timely hit in Tuesday night's 6-3 loss to the Orioles, the Red Sox will make just one change to the lineup, swapping Sandy Leon for Ryan Hanigan behind the plate. Leon will hit eighth with Jackie Bradley Jr. hitting ninth. In eight starts in the month of September, Leon...
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Ryan Hanigan
Ryan Hannable
September 13, 2016 - 11:40 am
The Red Sox will look to keep the momentum going Tuesday night against the Orioles. Following Monday's 12-2 win, the Red Sox will roll out a similar lineup on Tuesday. The only differences are Ryan Hanigan will catch starter Drew Pomeranz and Travis Shaw will play third base against Orioles right-...
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Kevin McAvoy
August 30, 2016 - 5:32 am
Here's a look at the action in the Red Sox farm system on Monday. TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX (71-64): W, 9-3, at Syracuse (Nationals) -- Right-hander Sean O'Sullivan paved the way with 6 1/3 scoreless innings. The 28-year-old gave up five hits and four walks while striking out five. O'Sullivan has...
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Dustin Pedroia singles during the eighth inning at Safeco Field on Thursday. (Joe Nicholson/USA Today Sports)
John Tomase
August 04, 2016 - 11:08 pm
It wasn't easy, but the Red Sox got their split in Seattle. Brock Holt's single off the glove of diving shortstop Shawn O'Malley in the 11th inning drove in the go-ahead run and Brad Ziegler stranded a runner at third to save it as the Red Sox held on for a 3-2 victory that draws them even at 4-4...
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Craig Kimbrel is scheduled to appear in a game with the PawSox over the weekend. (Bob DiChiara/USA Today Sports)
July 27, 2016 - 8:19 am
Prior to Wednesday's game against the Tigers, Red Sox manager John Farrell provided a number of updates on injuries and looming rehab assignments. Craig Kimbrel had his second successful bullpen session Wednesday and barring any unforeseen residual soreness Thursday, he will begin a rehab stint in...
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Ryan Hanigan
Ryan Hannable
July 26, 2016 - 11:21 am
Tuesday's Red Sox lineup is much of the same. With the Red Sox facing Tigers right-hander Mike Pelfrey, they will have Brock Holt in left field and Travis Shaw at third base as the teams will play the second game of a three-game series Tuesday night at Fenway Park. Mookie Betts will play for the...
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Blake Swihart
July 21, 2016 - 1:31 pm
Prior to Thursday's Red Sox game against the Twins, manager John Farrell discussed the status of Blake Swihart's ankle rehab and how pivotal Matt Barnes has been for the team. After weeks of steady progress, Swihart reached a setback in his ability to make cuts while running and exploding when...
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Red Sox third baseman Travis Shaw (47) celebrates his two-run homer on Friday with Jackie Bradley Jr. (Brad Penner/USA Today Sports)
John Tomase
July 15, 2016 - 6:14 pm
NEW YORK -- Steven Wright is determined to prove he's no flash in the pan. The Red Sox knuckleballer took a no-hitter into the fifth and a shutout into the sixth to lead the Red Sox to a 5-3 victory over the Yankees in the first game of the second half. Wright dazzled the Yankees until running into...
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Christian Vazquez
Ryan Hannable
July 04, 2016 - 2:21 pm
While many saw the move coming, it became official after Monday's 12-5 win over the Rangers. With catcher Ryan Hanigan set to return to the big league club from a neck strain, the Red Sox have optioned Christian Vazquez back to Triple-A Pawtucket. "He answered the durability question that we needed...
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