Will the Red Sox, coming off consecutive last-place finishes under John Farrell, be tempted to make a quick change if they start slowly?
Addressing some smaller, but not-so-insignificant questions for the Red Sox as spring training approaches.
Dave Dombrowski's in-season approach will probably be different than Ben Cherington's. How different? Let us count the ways . . .
3yValentine explains why Japanese pitchers' have a fascination with the 3-2 count.. They take things literally!
3yMitt Romney wasn't chuckling, nor was most of Boston, while Obama laughed off his Kevin Youkilis jokes thanking Boston for the "gift".
3yAnd would losing him in the clubhouse be worth the hit on the mound?
3yDavid Ortiz is 36 years old, but he's on his way to 400 homers, and he's approaching milestones set by some of the game's legends.
3yThe Target Field scoreboard played Red Sox highlights while Kevin Youkilis was in the field during his White Sox debut against the Twins.
3yThe newest Red Sox pitcher made his major-league debut last year in Toronto under John Farrell, who provides Jessica Moran with a scouting report.
3yFelix Doubront doesn't want to dwell on his unusually rough outing Monday night, after giving up seven runs five earned on 11 hits and a walk. He's "looking forward to his next start".