David Ortiz was adamant in a column written for the Players' Tribune that he never 'knowingly' used performance-enhancing drugs.
Boston Red Sox slugger David “Big Papi” Ortiz has been plagued by steroid rumors at least since 2009, when a confidential Major League Baseball drug test was leaked to The New York Times, naming the Dominican Republic-born designated...Show More Summary
Julio Teheran labored through 5 2-3 innings, allowing only two runs, and the Atlanta Braves roughed up Clay Buchholz for 12 hits and four runs in a 4-2 win over the Boston Red Sox on Friday in a game called in the top of the seventh inning because of rain.
Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz says he "never knowingly took any steroids" and he's definitely a Hall of Famer.
David Ortiz has some haters. He plays for the Boston Red Sox, a team that's loathed outside of its own fan base. He is cocky, he flips bats, and a lot of people think he takes too long to run the bases after a home run. But most importantly,...Show More Summary
Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz wants to be in the Baseball Hall of Fame someday, and he knows that might be difficult based on his alleged links to past performance-enhancing drug use.
Since it launched last year, The Player’s Tribune has been home to some pretty interesting content penned by athletes. One of the latest posts on the site is by Boston Red Sox DH David Ortiz, talking about PED use. After discussing drug...Show More Summary
Even before Max Scherzer, Bryce Harper and the rest of the ramped-up Washington Nationals hit the field for their first full-squad workout at spring training, they got the message.
While Brandon Magee is joining the Boston Red Sox for the next few weeks to participate in spring training, the former Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker is still fully committed to pursuing his football career. Magee was waived by the Buccaneers this week and once again elected to join the Red Sox in spring training. Magee…
David Ortiz was 0 for 3 in his return to Boston's lineup after a nine-day absence, and the Red Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 5-4 Thursday.
Recently I picked up a 1987 ProCards Pawtucket Red Sox team set on eBay. Why? I guess just because it was a cheap ($1.99 plus a buck for shipping) opportunity to add nearly 30 new cards to my Red Sox collection. Some players in the set, like John Marzano here, are names I recognized. Show More Summary
The Boston Red Sox's 2015 season begins on April 6, when they visit the Philadelphia Phillies. Just in case you haven't been paying detailed attention to everything that's happened this winter, here's a quick look at what you need to...Show More Summary
With his release from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Wednesday, Brandon Magee is once again headed to spring training with the Boston Red Sox. Magee also spent time with the Red Sox in extended spring training last season while a member of the Cleveland Browns. “I’m grateful for the opportunity they gave me at the…
Opening Day for the Boston Red Sox is less than two weeks away, but so far only rumors and a few educated guesses have given clues about the final makeup of the team’s roster when the Red Sox take the field in Philadelphia on April 6. Show More Summary
Spring training declarations are a difficult beast to tackle. Putting too much weight in March statistics would be misguided, as Jake Fox and his 10 Grapefruit League home runs in 2011 remind us. "Jake Who?" you ask? Precisely. At the...Show More Summary
Allen Craig bolstered his bid for more playing time in Boston's crowded outfield, hitting a three-run double in helping the Red Sox build a lead the Miami Marlins would overcome with an eight-run eighth inning for a 9-4 victory Tues...
What: 1959 Topps #346 - Batter Bafflers Where: COMCHow Much?: $1.28Why?: A new card for my slowly building 1959 Topps set, and a new card for my Red Sox collection. The definition of killing two birds with one stone. Aside from that I absolutely love the combo cards from the '50s and '60s Topps sets. Show More Summary
Coming into spring training, Mookie Betts, the Red Sox's seventh-ranked prospect by Baseball America in 2014, was supposed to compete with Cuban signee Rusney Castillo for the starting center field job. However, it hasn't been much of a competition. Show More Summary
…Make a big deal about how That Clay Person fared so well in a minor league game. Take yesterday’s contest. He didn’t start against the Phillies as he is likely the Opening Day Starter (Blech), so he threw 5 innings against the minor leaguers. And this was his line: 79 pitches, no hits or runs, […]
The spring training game between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox was rained out.