Clayton Mortensen is up. Then he's down. Then he's back up again. It's been a constant shuffle for the pitcher going from Boston to the minors, but he hopes those days are over and that he can secure a spot on the team from here out.
Fox Sports columnist Ken Rosenthal wrote today that the Red Sox should seriously consider swallowing their pride and re-hiring Terry Francona as manager of the team.
CSNNE's Gary Tanguay is joined by the Boston Herald's Dan Shaughnessy where the two discuss John Henry's latest thoughts regarding the decline in stock put in Bill James, a guy the Sox relied on formerly for analytical information while making decisions on the roster.
Bobby Valentine has a lot on his plate, but not much talent to work with. After trading away the team's best hitter and punting the rest of the season, Valentine now must balance keeping his job and playing the youngsters.