Red Sox – Mets Monday March 4th on WDEA
Yes, we have had close to a foot of snow in Downeast Maine today, and roads are slippery. But close your eyes, turn on AM 1370 WDEA and imagine you are in Florida when the Red Sox take on the New York Mets at 1PM.
The Red Sox will send Eduardo Rodriguez, Brandon Workman, Denyi Reyes and Mike Shawaryn to the mound. This will be the 2nd start of the Spring for Rodriguez, he last pitched on February 27th, throwing 2 innings against the Orioles allowing 2 runs on 3 hits. This will be Workman's 3rd Spring appearance. He has thrown 2 scoreless innings striking out 5.
Sunday, March 3rd the Red Sox beat the Twins, 9-7. Boston erased a 3-2 deficit, scoring 7 runs in the 6th inning highlighted by a 3 run homer by Tony Renda, his 2nd of the season, and a 3 run double by C.J. Chatham.
Michael Chavis, ranked by Baseball America as the Red Sox' number 2 prospect hit his 4th homer of the season. He is tied for the most homers in the Spring with Baltimore's Chance Sisco and ranks 2nd in RBI's with 10, one behind Minnesota's Byron Buxton.