• Red Sox Roster Projection: First Attempt At 26-Man Opening Day Group

    1 month ago - By NESN

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    Roughly 11 months ago, we published an Opening Day roster projection for the 2020 Red Sox. We all know what happened next.
    This time around, we're fairly certain we need not worry about roster projections becoming useless within a matter of days. In fact, it looks like fans will be at Fenway Park on April 1 when the Red Sox begin their new season.
    So, with a busy offseason behind us and spring training finally here, let's dive head first into our inaugural 2021 Red Sox roster projection:
    Pitchers (15): Eduardo Rodriguez, Nathan Eovaldi, Garrett Richards, Martín Pérez...
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  • Will Any Non-Roster Invitees Crack Red Sox's 2021 Opening Day Roster?

    Will Any Non-Roster Invitees Crack Red Sox's 2021 Opening Day Roster?

    1 month ago - By NESN

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    The Major League Baseball season is such a grind that organizational depth is essential. Teams simply never know when they'll need to dip into the minors for reinforcements.
    Spring training can be a valuable setting for evaluating said depth, or lack thereof, hence the inclusion of non-roster invitees - players not on a club's 40-man roster - at the beginning of big league camp.
    As of Friday, the Boston Red Sox had invited 32 players to major league spring training as non-roster invitees. This year, per usual, it's a diverse group that includes fringe major leaguers...
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