The Boston Red Sox today recalled six players from Triple-A Pawtucket: outfielders Bryce Brentz (No. 73) and Rusney Castillo (No. 38), infielder/outfielder Garin Cecchini (No. 70), left-handed pitcher Edwin Escobar (No. 71), right-handed pitcher Heath Hembree (No. 37), and catcher/first baseman Ryan Lavarnway (No. 20). All six players will be active for tonight's game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park.
Red Sox left-handed pitcher Craig Breslow will be honored during a pregame ceremony at Fenway Park on Friday, September 26, marking the 13th annual Roberto Clemente Day, which pays tribute to the 15-time MLB All-Star and Hall of Famer's legacy. Clemente died in a plane crash on New Year's Eve 1972 while attempting to deliver supplies to earthquake victims in Nicaragua.
In conjunction with Major League Baseball, the Red Sox today announced their 2015 regular season schedule. The Red Sox will open on the road against the Philadelphia Phillies on Monday, April 6. The club's home opener is slated for Monday, April 13, against the Washington Nationals.
The Red Sox will thank fans for their extraordinary attendance and support this year with new opportunities for interaction and special giveaways throughout September, which is Fan Appreciation Month at Fenway Park.
The Boston Red Sox today recalled catcher Dan Butler from Triple-A Pawtucket and right-handed pitcher Anthony Ranaudo from Single-A Greenville. Both will be active for tonight's series opener at Yankee Stadium beginning at 7:05 p.m.