Tonight's A.L. wild-card game pits Jon Lester and James Shields . . . two pitchers who could be on the Red Sox' radar this offseason.
The pitching. The offense. The stumbles of the youngsters. The Red Sox face many issues this offseason; can they solve them all?
Will Middlebrooks informs the Red Sox that he will not be playing winter ball, as the Red Sox had requested.
2yBobby Valentine comes to John Lackey's defense, saying the pitcher didn't break any rules.
2yScott Podsednik loved Boston so much, he's back after only a couple weeks as a Diamondback.
2yWith the struggling young left-hander approaching a career high in innings pitched, the Red Sox decide to give him a little rest.
2yOn "Felger and Mazz," Tony Massarotti goes off on John Lackey drinking beer in the clubhouse in Cleveland, saying it's "a kick in the face" to fans.
2yWhat else do these guys have planned?
2yThe Red Sox re-acquire outfielder Scott Podsednik and send Ryan Kalish back to Triple A Pawtucket.
2yChanges are coming to the Red Sox this winter. But if you could keep either Josh Beckett or John Lackey, which would you choose?