Christian Vazquez appears to be enjoying the vibe of the 2021 Boston Red Sox, even dating back to when the ballclub first convened in mid-February. Red Sox manager Alex Cora on a few occasions made note of the positive energy among his team during spring training. It turns out this was felt by players as well.
I’ve been hoping the Red Sox might have a shot at drafting Kumar Rocker ever since I watched him throw a no-hitter against Duke in the NCAA Tournament in 2019. Based on some recent projections, that might just happen. Christopher Smith; MassLive) After how difficult last season was, some people are still waiting for the other shoe to drop, but it is looking less and less like it will with every Red Sox victory.
If Garrett Richards could’ve gotten just one of those erratic fastballs in the strike zone, the Red Sox might’ve come away with a different result on Wednesday night. Unfortunately, Richards looks totally lost on the mound this year. To say he was erratic would be an understatement.