San Franciso has an outfield opening after Hunter Pence's injury, but Allen Craig's contract will likely keep them from calling the Red Sox.
John Farrell got a look at Matt Barnes last September, but saw "a different guy" throwing 96-97 mph out of the bullpen in Fort Myers.
Buchholz hands out 'I'm the ACE' T-shirts to Red Sox starting pitchers as a joke to answer critics who claim the Sox lack an ace starter.
3yThe Red Sox blow a 3-2 lead in the 9th inning, and lose to the Baltimore Orioles, 4-3. Minutes later, the Rays would walk off with a win in Tampa Bay, sealing their place in the postseason over the Sox.
3yThe Red Sox had victory in their grasps, but Jonathan Papelbon can't hold on to the 3-2 lead, and the Sox lose 4-3. Minutes later, the Rays win -- and just like that the Sox season is over.
3yKevin Youkilis is put on the 60-day DL effectively ending his season with the Red Sox.
3yThe knuckleballer, who feels he's pitched better this year than his 7-8, 5.12 record would indicate, says he wants to break the franchise record for victories.
3yClay Buchholz was activated from the DL and could pitch Wednesday night for the Red Sox if needed.
3yThe rookie is back in action as the Sox face the Orioles in a must-win game.
3yThe suspense is as high as its been all season for the Red Sox. As they try to save themselves at the very last minute with their season on the brink, they have become must-see TV.