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.
4yBuchholz may be able to contribute to the bullpen this season; Bedard returns to Boston to have lat strain examined.
4yJed Lowrie takes Youkilis' spot at third base.
4yAt a time when the Red Sox most need him to pitch well, John Lackey is struggling.
4yThis is the time of year when the Red Sox would like to be hitting their stride as they cruise into the playoffs. Of course, this year's team doesn't like to make things easy on itself.
4yThe ex-Red Sox outfielder is accused of assaulting and injuring an unidentified family member.
4yWelcome to First Pitch, a quick spin around the world of Major League Baseball . . . or at least the corner of it that most concerns the Red Sox.
4yOne, Marco Scutaro, is streaking; the other, Dustin Pedroia, is slumping.