David Price's arrival in Fort Myers is a reminder the Sox need a rotation behind him. Sean McAdam and Lou Merloni examine the issue.
The Red Sox tumble from their No. 5 ranking in 2015, but ESPN's Keith Law still rates them as a top-10 organization . . . and No. 3 in the A.L.
3yAlthough Stephen Strasburg dominates the box score, the Red Sox put up a good fight and are pleased with their battles against the flamethrowing righty.
3yStephen Strasburg strikes out 13 batters and Bryce Harper homers and drives in three to shut down the Red Sox.
3yThe Red Sox are happy to have Daisuke Matsuzaka pitching for their Major League club again, but have no idea what they will get from him on Saturday afternoon.
3yBobby Valentine says his players are looking forward to facing two of baseball's young phenoms in Stephen Strasburg and Bryce Harper.
3yBobby Valentine wants to make sure Daniel Bard isn't hearing advice from too many people and is limiting the people who will work with the young pitcher in Pawtucket.
3yYes, we all know about Stephen Strasburg. But Felix Doubront has been good, too . . . and tonight the two face each other.
3yDaniel Nava hit leadoff against the Orioles, reaching base four times with a single, double and two walks.