FORT MYERS, Fla. — Terry Francona spoke with the media Friday afternoon at spring training. Francona gave an update on Daisuke Matsuzaka’s injury and talked about the Josh Beckett contract situation.
FORT MYERS, Fla. — Jon Lester sat down and talked to the media for the first time this spring. Lester discussed Josh Beckett’s contract status, having a friendly competition with the fellow starters in the rotation, and whether he has any regrets signing a long-term deal with the Red Sox last year after other pitchers including Felix Hernandez and Tim Lincecum have since signed for big deals.
FORT MYERS, Fla. — Daisuke Matsuzaka talked to the media Thursday morning. This was the first time the American media got a chance to speak with him. Matsuzaka discussed his groin injury last year, his back injury this year, and his comfort level in Boston, among other things.
FORT MYERS, Fla. — Red Sox pitcher John Lackey chatted with the media for the first time at spring training. Lackey talked about his experience in Boston so far, the starting rotation, and playing in a playoff atmosphere (among other things).
FORT MYERS, Fla. — John Lackey was at the Red Sox minor league facility Thursday morning and threw a bullpen session with his new teammate Tim Wakefield. Pitching coach John Farrell looked on as Lackey and Wakefield pitched.
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FORT MYERS, Fla. — Red Sox manager Terry Francona spoke to the media Wednesday for the first time this year in Fort Myers. Francona discussed the Mike Lowell situation, the start of spring training, and David Ortiz (among other things).
FORT MYERS, Fla. — There was a Daisuke Matsuzaka sighting Tuesday. After offseason of working at Athletes’ Performance in Phoenix, Matsuzaka appeared to be in good shape as he was followed to his SUV by a group of Japanese reporters.
FORT MYERS, Fla. ‘ Jonathan Papelbon and Tim Wakefield threw a bullpen session on Tuesday at the Red Sox minor league facility in Fort Myers.
FORT MYERS, Fla. ‘ The buzz around the ballpark is beginning to build as Red Sox players arrive to spring training. Check out some of the sights and sounds from Monday in this video.