Nathan Eovaldi

Nathan Eovaldi

Height/Weight: 6' 2"/217 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Houston, Texas
College: None
Draft: 2008 11th round by the

    Bogaerts hits slam, Eovaldi strong as Red Sox beat Rays

    Xander Bogaerts hit a grand slam and Nathan Eovaldi pitched five scoreless innings in what could be his final appearance in a Red Sox uniform to help Boston beat the playoff-bound Tampa Bay Rays 6-0 in a rain-shortened game on Tuesday night. Christian Arroyo added an RBI single for Boston (77-84), which won its fifth straight home game. It was 55 degrees and misty at the start, and rainy conditions lingered throughout.


    Watch: Red Sox, Rays pay tribute to NESN's Dennis Eckersley

    On the occasion of his final game as a NESN analyst Wednesday, Dennis Eckersley was celebrated by the Red Sox and Rays during a break in the action at Fenway. Between the top and bottom of the fifth inning, a lengthy video tribute to Eckersley was shown on the screen, one that included several highlights from his Hall of Fame career. Afterward, both dugouts came out and players from both sides -- as well as the fans in attendance -- gave Eckersley a round of applause.


    Alex Verdugo tops Alex Cora's list of Red Sox players who can make a leap next season

    Manager Alex Cora did not waste any time. When asked which player he wanted to see take another step in their development, he quickly answered: Alex Verdugo. Yeah, he hit for average,” Cora said before the Sox’ final game of the season Wednesday.