David Price RUMORS & NEWS

  • What went down between David Price and Dennis Eckersley

    Boston Globe "The Red Sox wrapped up their weekend in California with a 3-2 loss to the Angels Sunday and flew from John Wayne Airport to Seattle. Here’s hoping the flight went smoothly, that none of the players were offended by anything Mike Timlin (a NESN fill-in on this trip) said during the Red..." July 24

  • David Price (briefly) addresses incident with Dennis Eckersley

    WEEI Boston "The last we heard from David Price was just before the Red Sox boarded their team plane for Toronto, last Thursday. Tuesday night, there was some catching up to do. After his six innings of shutout ball against the Rangers in what would be an 11-4 Red Sox win over Texas, Price was asked about a..." July 05

  • Price, Eckersley argument over something said about another player

    CSN New England "David Price's rocky relationship with the media continued on Friday after the Boston Globe revealed that the Red Sox starter had a 'verbal confrontation' with NESN commentator Dennis Eckersley. According to Jon Morosi of MLB Network, the disagreement between Price and Eckersley wasn't because..." July 02

  • David Price, Dennis Eckersley have confrontation on team flight

    Boston Globe "John Farrell, Dave Dombrowski, and David Price met before Friday night’s game over an incident in which Price verbally confronted NESN analyst Dennis Eckersley on the team flight from Boston to Toronto after Thursday night’s game. Farrell confirmed the meeting but wouldn’t elaborate, indicating..." July 01

  • David Price dealing with cracked fingernail following Saturday's loss

    Boston Herald "Red Sox starter David Price is dealing with a cracked fingernail on the middle finger of his pitching hand, manager John Farrell explained today, a few hours before the finale of a three-game series against the Los Angeles Angels at Fenway Park. Price left his start against the Angels on..." June 25

  • David Price describes his pitching for Boston Red Sox in 2017 so far as 'terrible'

    Mass Live "David Price described his performance in 2017 thus far as "terrible." "It's just been terrible. It's been bad. It's not me. I need to throw the baseball better. Bottom line." Price earned the win Sunday vs. the Astros. But he pitched only 5 innings (plus one batter in the sixth). He allowed..." June 19

  • Roger Clemens understands David Price's frustration at Boston media

    ESPN "As David Price continues to adapt to the heightened scrutiny that comes with playing for the Boston Red Sox, Roger Clemens says he can relate. "I learned that it's a little different brand of baseball in the East," Clemens said Friday night before filling in for veteran radio announcer Joe..." June 17

  • Farrell spoke with Price about his blowup, says players and reporters need more accountability

    Mass Live "John Farrell spoke about accountability on Friday afternoon. But not the kind of on-field accountability for which he's typically asked to answer. Farrell discussed in general terms a meeting he had with David Price following Price's blowup in New York with a handful of reporters. "There..." June 10

  • David Price not looking good after vulgar clubhouse rant

    Boston Herald "Now that David Price’s clubhouse meltdown has made him the biggest story in baseball — and not in a good way — the next chapter in this saga will be how the Red Sox deal with it. And deal with it they must. As of yesterday, they did nothing. And that makes sense. Given that Price’s juvenile..." June 09

  • David Price Says Media Comments Didn’t Impact Outing Vs. Yankees

    NESN "All eyes were on David Price when he took the mound Thursday night to face the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium. The Boston Red Sox starter made headlines Wednesday, lashing out at the local media and announcing he’d only speak on days he pitched. And in Price’s first outing since his..." June 09

  • John Farrell: David Price snapping at Boston Red Sox beat reporter 'will be handled' but not today

    Mass Live "Red Sox manager John Farrell plans to speak with David Price about snapping at Comcast SportsNet New England reporter Evan Drellich. But he won't do it today because Price is starting. "Obviously it was an emotional conversation," Farrell said. "And to disrupt his day today because I think..." June 08

  • David Price to media: 'Talk to me on the day I pitch and that's it'

    Boston Globe "I know this sounds odd coming from me, but folks need to lay off David Price. If you are a Red Sox fan you should be rooting for this guy to succeed. And that doesn’t always seem to be the case. For multiple reason$$$ — maybe because Price talked and tweeted too much when he first got to Boston..." June 08

  • This is David Price’s shot at a fresh start

    Boston Herald "The dark blue suit clearly had come straight from the dry cleaner. David Price peeled away its protective plastic, put on a French-cuffed white shirt, and tucked the last two items into his duffle bag. Even with today’s early first pitch, Price had not flown ahead of his teammates. He..." May 29

  • Sox set David Price's season debut for Monday

    MLB.com "David Price is scheduled to make his season debut Monday in Chicago against the White Sox, Red Sox manager John Farrell said Thursday. The left-hander has not pitched in the Majors this season due to continuing soreness in his left elbow. Price has not been great in two rehab starts,..." May 25

  • David Price reportedly refuses to speak to media after shaky rehab start

    Mass Live "Boston Red Sox lefty David Price left McCoy Stadium after his rehab start today without talking with the media. Price reached 96 mph on the radar gun during the first inning of his second rehab start here for Triple-A Pawtucket. But he struggled with his command and went 3 2/3 innings,..." May 25

  • Red Sox antsy after David Price goes only two innings in Triple-A rehab start

    CBS Sports "From the looks of things, the Red Sox are going to have to wait a little longer to get pitching help. Left-hander David Price, who has not pitched at all this season due to a lingering elbow issue, threw 65 pitches in two tough innings during his first Triple-A rehab game Friday night. Price..." May 20

  • Price to make at least one more rehab start

    MLB.com "Rehabbing Red Sox left-hander David Price will make at least one more start with Triple-A Pawtucket before rejoining his teammates in Boston, manager John Farrell announced before Saturday's contest against the A's. Price threw 65 pitches in a rehab start for the PawSox on Friday, but labored..." May 20

  • David Price Scheduled For First Rehab Start

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Red Sox finally seem to have a clear path for the return of star lefty David Price, who has been working back from an elbow ailment. He’ll make his first rehab start on Sunday at Triple-A, per Peter Abraham of the Boston Globe (Twitter links). It seems the Sox feel that Price has already..." May 11

  • Red Sox lay out a timetable for David Price that could still lead to a May return

    CBS Sports "Red Sox lefty David Price has yet to see game action in 2017 because of inflammation in his throwing elbow and forearm. Thus far, the club has been hesitant to lay out any sort of timeline for his return to the rotation, but as of Saturday one may be emerging. Price is slated for four simulated..." May 06

  • Price to throw next bullpen Monday

    MLB.com "For those on David Price watch, breathe easier. The left-hander resumed a throwing program after a recent bout of soreness in his injured left elbow slowed his rehabilitation progress. Price threw 30 pitches in a bullpen session Friday in Baltimore, Red Sox manager John Farrell said. "I..." April 24

  • Red Sox: Soreness David Price felt is 'certainly not a setback'

    Boston Herald "After David Price spent his morning in Toronto playing long toss in the Rogers Centre outfield, Red Sox manager John Farrell admitted that Price has experienced soreness in his recovery from an elbow strain. When a pitcher hasn’t thrown for more than a month, then throws a couple intense..." April 20

  • David Price rehab slowed by arm soreness

    Rotoworld "Red Sox manager John Farrell acknowledged Thursday that David Price has been experiencing some soreness around his troublesome left elbow. That's why the Red Sox have slowed Price's rehab program this week, though he did play long toss with good intensity on Thursday morning in Toronto and he's..." April 20

  • Why David Price wasn’t throwing any breaking balls in his latest bullpen session

    WEEI Boston "Saturday morning, David Price continued to move in the right direction. The Red Sox pitcher executed another bullpen session, this time implementing a few breaks in the routine to further simulate actually pitching. All of a sudden, Price isn’t far away from throwing to actual hitters. “I..." April 16

  • Red Sox Report No Setbacks So Far In David Price’s Return To Throwing

    NESN "David Price is coming along just swimmingly so far in his recovery from an elbow strain. The Boston Red Sox starting pitcher returned to throwing off the mound Monday with a 20-pitch bullpen, and he pitched another Wednesday with equally positive results. Price still has a long way to go in..." April 13

  • Red Sox's David Price: Throws 25-pitch bullpen session

    CBS Sports "Price (elbow) threw a 25-pitch bullpen session Monday, Chad Jennings of the Boston Herald reports. It was Price's first bullpen session since injuring his elbow earlier in the spring, and he told manager Dave Dombrowski that it went well. Obviously, that's a positive sign for the Red Sox, but..." April 10

  • David Price set for Monday bullpen session

    Mass Live "David Price's first bullpen session since spring training elbow injury is set for Monday. Price has been throwing on flat ground for the past couple weeks and threw off a mound at Fenway on Wednesday, though not to a catcher. The session was designed to help him get a feeling back for the slope..." April 07

  • Farrell: Price showed 'increased' strength in game of catch

    Boston Herald "After meeting a strength benchmark this afternoon, David Price has been cleared to "throw" a baseball again -- if you consider a game of short catch inside a batting cage to be throwing. There is still no timetable on when the left-handed starter, who has a strain of his flexor mass muscle..." March 25

  • Recuperating David Price probably out until at least May

    CSN New England "The Red Sox believe David Price will recover from the elbow injury that's sidelined him in spring training, but it looks as if he won't return to action until May at the earliest. “I think he’ll be fine based upon what the doctors have told me, what David feels,” said Red Sox president of..." March 21

  • Farrell: David Price Will Likely Start Season On Disabled List

    CBS Boston "We know that David Price’s sore (and unique) left elbow won’t require surgery, and the lefty said on Monday he’s feeling much better than he expected. But that doesn’t mean he won’t be making a trip to the disabled list to start the 2017 season. Manager John Farrell addressed Price’s progress..." March 14

  • David Price optimistic about elbow, may have had surgery if younger

    Boston Herald "David Price said Monday morning there's no more inflammation in his injured throwing elbow and that he's feeling very good, much better than anticipated. Price, who moved his arm around in front of reporters to show off his range of motion, has thrown into a net for two straight days and said..." March 13

  • David Price (forearm) still throwing into a net, next step uncertain

    Boston Herald "David Price (forearm) threw another 25 pitches into the net in a batting cage, the second day in a row for him. As for what tomorrow brings for him — more of the same or rest — it's too soon to say." March 12

  • David Price gets good news from Red Sox medical staff on balky elbow

    Providence Journal "A week after his trip to Indianapolis to visit with a pair of prominent orthopedic surgeons, David Price has been cleared to begin exercises that will simulate a throwing motion. He could play light catch in the coming days. "He's making positive strides," Red Sox manager John Farrell..." March 10

  • Doctors tell Price he has 'unique' elbow

    Mass Live "David Price returned to Florida on Friday with the best news possible. After meeting with elbow injury experts Dr. James Andrews and Dr. Neal ElAttrache at the NFL Combine in Indianapolis on Friday, Price learned he would not need surgery or an injection for his ailing left arm. He returned..." March 04

  • Red Sox pitcher David Price won’t require surgery on left elbow

    Sportsnet "The Boston Red Sox dodged a bullet on Friday with news that David Price won’t require surgery on his left elbow, according to Pete Abraham of the Boston Globe. Price was scratched on Thursday from his first spring training start after experiencing soreness in his left forearm and elbow. He..." March 04

  • David Price injury exposes Red Sox' lack of rotation depth

    Boston Herald "I can think of 13.5 million reasons why the Red Sox wish they hadn't traded Clay Buchholz last December. That fiscally responsible trade just became this spring's worst nightmare for the Red Sox. The fingers-crossed pitching depth the team thought it had vanished after today's devastating..." March 02

  • David Price has elbow soreness and will likely see Dr. James Andrews

    CBS Sports "Troubling news out of Red Sox camp, as prized lefty David Price has undergone an MRI because of soreness in his left elbow. He’ll miss his scheduled Sunday start. As Jason Mastrodonato of the Boston Herald tweets, the results of the MRI aren’t known yet, but Price is likely to see Dr. James..." March 02

  • Price: 'I don't look at last year'

    MLB.com "David Price is so over last year that he isn't talking about it. Instead, all his focus is on a stronger second season with the Red Sox and taking all the necessary steps that will help him get there. On Tuesday, that process included a 38-pitch simulated game in preparation for his Grapefruit..." March 01

  • Price: I can fix the problems I had in 2016

    CSN New England "David Price has gone on record saying he wasn’t pleased with his output in 2016. Understandably so, given his ERA was over 3.50 for only the third time in his career and over 3.60 for the first time since his first season in 2009. Now he was a horse, logging a league-best 230 innings and..." January 28