New Red Sox catcher A.J. Pierzynski, who stopped by the winter meetings to have lunch with White Sox owner Jerry Reinsdorf, is ready to make the adjustment to Boston.
Unlike the Yankees, the Red Sox don't plan to spend money at will. GM Ben Cherington is figuring out how to handle the luxury tax threshold.
Red Sox GM Ben Cherington says he's fine with keeping the pitching staff the way it is, but the team is still receiving calls from other teams about trades.
1yKevin Youkilis is back on the field for the Red Sox, but will be playing at first base. That's fine by him, he says.
1yRed Sox outfielders are no strangers to the disabled list, and that now included Cody Ross foot and Ryan Sweeney concussion. But the news on their expected recoveries is good.
1yThe Sox will use Adrian Gonzalez in right field tonight with Kevin Youkilis at first and Will Middlebrooks at third, but Bobby Valentine says it's not a permanent arrangement.
1yYoukilis will be in the lineup Tuesday night at first base, with Adrian Gonzalez playing right field.
1yPeople don't see him as a leader, because publicly, he's never really been one.
1yDavid Ortiz is very angry because he thinks people in the media -- and in the Red Sox front office -- don't consider him a leader.
1yThe Red Sox outfield is so depleted that they have recalled Scott Podsednik to the major league club.