It was interesting to see literally the entire team watching some funny clips on MLB Network before batting practice on Thursday. Meanwhile Josh Beckett has taken to playing cards with teammates before games and Dustin Pedroia has swapped cribbage with Terry Francona for "Words With Friends" against Adrian Gonzalez.
I'm not here to tell you that the clubhouse is a model of togetherness. But this group does seem to be coming together a lot better in the last two weeks
kumbayah my lord
There was little reaction to the Carl Crawford news by the players. And, really, why should there be? The Red Sox had the best offense in the game last season with Crawford contributing little. The same is true this year. There is empathy for his issues, but certainly no feeling of there being something to replaceI was wondering if Josh was actually playing 3 card monte?
this should be comforting for carl
Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe confirms that the Red Sox are recalling prospect third baseman Will Middlebrooks from Triple-A Pawtucket.
Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe confirms that the Red Sox are calling up right-hander Aaron Cook from Triple-A Pawtucket.
Youk to the DL
Hughes needs to find his velocity, movement and his balls. But in AAA, not here. Phelps I like, Andy sure backtracked on Roger so I'm disappointed, hope the Yanks call up a strong prospect - rather see young and eager over lost and limp.