The early stages of spring training games suck. All that’s happening is star players getting one at-bat, aces throwing one inning against minor leaguers, and then 7 innings of no-name, slapdick prospects fumbling around the diamond. It’s horrible. There’s nothing going on besides fake hype, overreactions, and bad baseball. But this year, things are different.... Continue Reading →
Boston's ace, Chris Sale, left Saturday's game after being struck with a line drive. Red Sox Nation should be concerned.
If it turns out to be a serious matter and costs Pomeranz to miss the start of the season or worse, I would expect the Red Sox to at least explore Lance Lynn or Alex Cobb as potential long-term fixes.
The New York Yankees have kicked off their spring with a booming 5-1 record and have continued to show off some of their “Baby Bombers.”