// Wily Mo Pena

Even with Surplus Starting Pitching, Red Sox Should Stand Pat

A quick glance at the Red Sox roster and you will see six quality starters on the Red Sox roster with five spots to fill. With an extra starter it would make sense to trade a veteran arm (Jake Peavy, John Lackey or Ryan Dempster) to free up some cap space in order to focus […]

Rumor Mill: Jon Lester to the Royals for Top Prospect Wil Myers?

The hot stove offseason is in full swing, and with it comes plenty of rumors surrounding our beloved Red Sox. The latest rumor was the idea of shipping Jon Lester to the Kansas City Royals for their top prospect, outfielder Wil Myers. The two sides apparently had  brief conversations about sending Myers to Boston for […]

Jeremy Hermida: Wily Mo Done Right

In the spring of 2006, Theo Epstein traded Bronson Arroyo to the Cincinnati Reds for aggressive, raw, outfielder in Wily Mo Peña. With Trot Nixon entering the last year of his contract, Peña looked like the heir-apparent in right field. This did not turn out to be the case; Wily Mo was a flop offensively […]

Red Sox, Bay Suspend Contract Discussions

2009 All Star Jason Bay will have to wait until the end of the season for a new contract. The Red Sox and Bay have put off discussions for a contract renewal for a second time. The Sox tried to sign Bay to an extension during Spring Training, however talks were suspended. They picked up […]

Wily Mo Traded

Wily Mo Pena was traded yesterday for cash and a player to be named later to the Nationals to clear room for Clay Buchholz. The rumor is the player to be named later is Chris Carter, who is not in the Washington organization right now, but the Diamondbacks. As of last week Chris Carter was […]