2018 Minor League Discussions

Joined: 7:05 AM - Dec 12, 2006

11:02 AM - Jan 03, 2018 #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: 7:05 AM - Dec 12, 2006

8:09 PM - Jan 09, 2018 #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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6:09 PM - Jan 12, 2018 #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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