// Kevin Millwood

Kevin Slowey: Red Sox Rotation Target?

Causing flashbacks to the injury bug that plagued the Red Sox in 2010, the combined loss of John Lackey and Daisuke Matsuzaka to the disabled list has put into play the depth Theo Epstein built over the winter. Both swingman Alfredo Aceves and knuckleballer Tim Wakefield are currently in the starting rotation. With lefty prospect […]

Kevin Millwood Signs Minor League Deal with Red Sox

The Red Sox and Kevin Millwood have agreed to a minor league contract, according to Yahoo!’s Tim Brown. The 36-year-old Millwood signed a minor league deal with the Yankees earlier this year, but was never called up. He opted out of his deal in mid-April after three starts. Last season with the Orioles, Millwood went […]

Ortiz Drives in 4 as Red Sox Dominate Orioles

It was something David Ortiz had experienced over 300 times before the season even began. It was something Josh Reddick had experienced once. Yet Wednesday night at Fenway, the Red Sox superstar and the Red Sox call-up experienced the same thing: the joy of the home run. Ortiz and Reddick each homered to right, and […]

Strikeouts for Cheap

In a standard 5×5 league, strikeouts are extremely important. Heck, it is 1/5 of your pitching stats. Even in expanded formats, you could be trying to get K/9. So, free agency will usually only have those high strikeout rates in the form of relief pitchers. Where do you find those stud starting pitchers for bargain […]

Red Sox Rally in Ninth for Huge Comeback Win

It came down to the wire – two outs in the top of the ninth – when the Red Sox busted out, coming from behind and scoring a total of six times in the inning for the 8-4 win. The game started out as a pitcher’s duel between Jon Lester and Kevin Millwood, although the […]

What’s Gotten into Kevin Millwood?

Welcome to the first installment of the Fantasy Radar: Fantasy Baseball Edition! Here I will make several weekly observations on hitters and pitchers on their recent trends and how you should deal with it going forward in the season. It will be split up in five categories: Quick Hits (hitters), Wild Pitch (pitchers), Falling Fast […]

Fantasy Baseball Wrap-Up: Week 11 (6-15 – 6-21)

I’m going to take this time to be awesome. I usually wait until the end of the “Wrap-Up” to report on the Sports of Boston baseball league, but I recently took over first place. My favorite part about the situation is that I have Jose Reyes, Joey Votto, and Erik Bedard on the DL. I […]

Millwood Leads Rangers Over Red Sox

The first place Texas Rangers rolled into Fenway Park for a weekend series on Friday night, having lost their last eight games in Boston. But, those were the old Rangers with their customary awful pitching. This season, they’ve turned a new leaf, behind the strong arm of Kevin Millwood, who happened to be on the […]