2018 Minor League Discussions

Joined: Dec 12 2006, 07:05 AM

Jan 3 2018, 11:02 AM #1

Starting a new minor league thread for the new year.
"I think I was just saving all my postseason wins for the Red Sox.”-David Price
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Joined: Dec 12 2006, 07:05 AM

Jan 9 2018, 08:09 PM #2

Alex Speier @alexspeier
Red Sox announce 2018 minor league coaching staffs. Among changes:
New AA Portland mgr: Darren Fenster (had been with Single A Greenville)
New Greenville mgr: Iggy Suarez (had been Lowell mgr)
New Lowell mgr: Corey Wimberly (had been Greenville coach)
"I think I was just saving all my postseason wins for the Red Sox.”-David Price
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Joined: Dec 10 2006, 01:35 AM

Jan 12 2018, 06:09 PM #3

Development Program attendees

I saw some of these guys last year but none are future stars.  Ty Buttrey is the big question mark - his mid/high 90s fastball is not a particularly effective pitch but his offspeed pitches generate totally foolish swings.  I have no clue whether he can get big league hitters out. 
""Baseball, it is said, is only a game. True. And the Grand Canyon is only a hole in Arizona." widely attributed.
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