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About Jared T - RotoBaller

Jared T - RotoBaller has written 259 articles so far, you can find them below.

Eduardo Nunez and Mookie Betts Leave With Injuries

Boston Red Sox infielder Eduardo Nunez was forced to leave the game Monday when he aggravated a knee injury that has been hampering him lately. Nunez said a cleat got caught on a swing, tweaking the injury. He is day-to-day and hopeful to return this weekend against Houston. Outfielder Mookie Betts left the game Monday... Read More

2 years ago

Hanley Ramirez Will DH, Dustin Pedroia Returns

Hanley Ramirez will be the Boston Red Sox designated hitter Wednesday night making his first start in over a week. Second baseman Dustin Pedroia will return to his regular post at second base and bat second in the order. When Pedroia fouled a ball of that bounced and struck him in the face it was... Read More

2 years ago

David Price Could Close Wednesday

Craig Kimbrel and Addison Reed will get the night off tonight after they both pitched in consecutive games. The closing duties will likely go to David Price according to Red Sox manager John Farrell. In Price's first appearance out of the bullpen he threw two scoreless innings while striking out two.

2 years ago

Dustin Pedroia Leaves Game With Injury

Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia left the game Monday after fouling a ball off that bounced and hit him in the face. He was unable to continue but walked off the field on his own. Brock Holt came in to take over second base duties. More to come following the game.

2 years ago

Dustin Pedroia Starts at Second Base, Brock Holt Sits

Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia will start at second base and bat second in the order for the series opener against the Orioles. The Red Sox will look to manage Pedroia’s playing time down the stretch to preserve his health for a post-season push. Utility man Brock Holt has seen increased playing time... Read More

2 years ago

Eduardo Nunez Progressing Towards Return

Boston Red Sox infielder Eduardo Nunez continues to work his way back from a knee injury that has sidelined him since September 9th. Nunez plans to run the bases on Wednesday and do more tests on Friday. If all goes well the hope is he will be able to return after that. Ever since Nunez... Read More

2 years ago

Eduardo Nunez Doubtful, Dustin Pedroia to Rest Sunday

Boston Red Sox infielder Eduardo Nunez is listed as doubtful for Sunday’s series finale against the Rays. Nunez was lifted in the sixth inning after legging out a infield single caused additional discomfort in his knee that he landed on awkwardly earlier in the game. Sunday will be a scheduled maintenance day for Dustin Pedroia... Read More

2 years ago

Davie Price Throws Simulated Game

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher David Price (elbow) threw a simulated game that consisted of two innings on Saturday. Each inning was 16 pitches where Price worked in all four of his pitches. It will likely be another four to five days before he throws another simulated game. John Farrell and the team will then... Read More

2 years ago

David Price Scheduled For Simulated Game

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher David Price threw a 30-pitch bullpen session today and his velocity looks good. Saturday Price will face live hitters throwing two innings with a break in between. Although it appears Price could be nearing a return it will take a couple simulated games to show he is ready. Price has... Read More

2 years ago

Red Sox Activate Carson Smith , Designate Kyle Martin

The Boston Red Sox activated right-handed reliever Carson Smith from the 60-day disabled list. Smith was acquired to be the setup man to Craig Kimbrel but now sees himself battling for a roster spot going into the post season. It will be Smith’s first time pitching in the bigs since early 2016 and it will... Read More

2 years ago

Xander Bogaerts Sits For Second Straight Game

Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts was absent from the lineup Saturday against the Yankees making it two straight games the struggling Boagaerts has been benched. It has been a struggle as of late for the young shortstop who finished August with just .227 average while scoring 18 times, hitting two home runs and driving... Read More

2 years ago

Red Sox Activate Jackie Bradley, Recall Tzu-Wei Lin

The Boston Red Sox activated outfielder Jackie Bradley (thumb) from the 10-day disabled list Saturday and he will bat eighth in the order. It will be his return to action after missing 10 days with a thumb injury to face off with Masahiro Tanaka who he only has two hits in 25 at bats against.... Read More

2 years ago

Red Sox Activate Dustin Pedroia and Matt Barnes

Friday the Boston Red Sox activated second baseman Dustin Pedroia and relief pitcher Matt Barnes from the disabled list.  Pedroia has been held out of game action for almost the entire month of August with knee inflammation.  He has been ramping up his rehab and is now ready to return the team for a final... Read More

2 years ago

Dustin Pedroia Progressing Towards Return

Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia (knee) could be activated this weekend when the Red Sox travel to New York. Pedroia has been running bases and had another good day today. He has been working his way back from a knee injury that landed him on the disabled list August 9. It was noted... Read More

2 years ago

David Price Throws From Mound

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher David Price threw 20 pitches from the mound on Wednesday. It was the first time Price has thrown off a mound since July 22 when he made his last start. Price will need to ramp up the intensity before throwing to live batters and eventually completing a rehab assignment. There... Read More

2 years ago

Hanley Ramirez Dropped In The Order

Boston Red Sox designated hitter Hanley Ramirez was dropped to seventh in the batting order for Monday’s series opener against the Blue Jays. Ramirez has had a tough August batting just .200 with four runs, two home runs and two RBI in that span. The Red Sox will try and shake things up to get... Read More

2 years ago

Dustin Pedroia Could Return This Weekend

Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia continues to work his way back from a knee injury, running hard again Monday. The next test for the injured knee will be aggressive running of the bases, which is expected sometime this week. If all goes well Pedroia could return as soon as this weekend. A pesky... Read More

2 years ago

Jackie Bradley Could Return Saturday

Boston Red Sox outfielder Jackie Bradley (thumb) is on track to be activated Saturday when he is eligible to return from the disabled list. Manager John Farrell said Bradley has made major improvement and is set to take part in batting practice Monday. Bradley sprained his left thumb on a slide into home nearly a... Read More

2 years ago

David Price Progressing In Throwing Program

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher David Price threw from flat ground 90 feet out on Tuesday. Everything went well and he plans to increase distance and get back at it again on Wednesday. Back-to-back days of intense throwing is an encouraging sign if he can avoid any soreness or stiffness in his elbow. The window... Read More

2 years ago

Doug Fister Allows One Hit In Complete Game

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Doug Fister was spectacular against the Indians when he threw nine innings of one hit ball. Francisco Lindor led off with a solo home run and things were reminiscent of Fisters last start against Cleveland when he was beat up for five runs in 4 1/3. Fister shut it down... Read More

2 years ago

Jackie Bradley Exits With Thumb Injury

Boston Red Sox outfielder Jackie Bradley exited Tuesday’s contest in the seventh inning when he injured his left thumb on a slide at home. X-rays came back negative following the game but just to be safe he will head back to Boston Wednesday morning for an MRI. Bradley will return to Cleveland for Wednesday night’s... Read More

2 years ago

Matt Barnes Placed On Disabled List

The Boston Red Sox placed relief pitcher Matt Barnes on the 10-day disabled list with a lower back strain. Barnes has made 59 appearances for the Red Sox, tied for second in the American league. In that time he sports a 3.60 ERA with 66 strikeouts in 60 innings pitched. He has been much better... Read More

2 years ago

David Price Resumes Throwing

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher David Price (elbow) threw off flat ground from 60 feet Monday in Boston. It was the first time Price has thrown in nearly a week after he was shut down due to stiffness in his elbow. Price hasn’t pitched off a mound in nearly a month. The window for a... Read More

2 years ago

Mitch Moreland Scratched, Brock Holt To Start

Boston Red Sox first baseman Mitch Moreland was a late scratch from the lineup Monday as the Red Sox kick off a series with the Cleveland Indians. Moreland's neck is sore after a collision with Brett Garnder yesterday. He passed concussion protocol but the team is being cautious. In his absence Brock Holt will get... Read More

2 years ago

Drew Pomeranz Set To Start Wednesday

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Drew Pomeranz (back) is set to make his next scheduled start in the rotation Wednesday when the Red Sox take on the Cleveland Indians. Pomeranz threw his regular between-starts bullpen session today and indicated he is good to go. He was lifted from Friday’s contest with back spasms. Pomeranz has... Read More

2 years ago

Drew Pomeranz Lifted With Back Spasms

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Drew Pomeranz exited Friday’s contest in the fourth inning with back spasms. Pomeranz said it was an issue he dealt with last year. He sounded confident he would be fine in a couple of days and ready to make his next start. Manager John Farrell said they are hopeful but... Read More

2 years ago

David Price Suffers Setback

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher David Price has stopped throwing sessions in his return from an elbow injury. Stiffness has brought his throwing program to a complete halt with no timetable to start back up again. Price hasn’t pitched off a mound in about a month and with only 40 regular season games left there... Read More

2 years ago

Andrew Benintendi Returns To The Lineup

Boston Red Sox outfielder Andrew Benintendi (knee) returns to the lineup and will bat third in the series finale against the Cardinals Wednesday. Benintendi was removed in the fifth inning of Tuesday’s contest after he was struck in the knee by a 83 MPH slider from Mike Leake. It was a precautionary measure as the... Read More

2 years ago

Andrew Benintendi Heating Up At The Right Time

Boston Red Sox outfielder Andrew Benintendi hit a solo bomb off Indians starter Trevor Bauer in the third innings of Monday’s contest against Cleveland. Benintendi is heating up in the last four games, going 6-for-18 with four home runs and 10 RBI. The poise and consistent approach the youngster has brought to the team has been... Read More

2 years ago

Rafael Devers Homers Twice

Boston Red Sox third baseman Rafael Devers hit two solo home runs Monday against the Indians, just a day after going deep in Sunday’s finale vs. the Yankees. Devers has forced the Red Sox to keep him up with the big club since joining the team. In 16 games Devers is 21-for-62 good for a... Read More

2 years ago

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