Rick Porcello RUMORS & NEWS

  • Call it a comeback: Porcello, Rendon honored

    MLB.com "Red Sox right-hander Rick Porcello and Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon, who each bounced back to lead his team to an East Division championship in 2016, have been named recipients of the American League and National League Comeback Player of the Year Awards, respectively, Major League..." November 29

  • Rick Porcello Won’t Be Taking His Talents To The World Baseball Classic

    NESN "Rick Porcello won the American League Cy Young Award after pitching admirably for the Boston Red Sox in 2016, but he won’t be making similar contributions this spring in the World Baseball Classic. Porcello appeared on WEEI’s “Dale, Holley & Thornton” show Thursday and revealed he’s going to..." November 19

  • Red Sox's Rick Porcello narrowly wins AL Cy Young award

    USA Today "With three comparable choices among the American League Cy Young Award candidates, voters had to pick among two former winners and a young veteran who enjoyed a breakthrough season. In a tight and unpredictable contest, Boston Red Sox right-hander Rick Porcello came away with his first Cy Young..." November 16

  • Red Sox announce Porcello will start potential Game 4

    CBS Boston "If the Red Sox make it to a Game 4 against the Cleveland Indians in the ALDS, they’ll turn to their best pitcher in hopes he can put his Game 1 struggles behind him. The team has announced that Rick Porcello will get the start on Tuesday, if the Red Sox can stave off elimination with a Game 3..." October 10

  • Rick Porcello available to pitch when needed for Red Sox

    Providence Journal "After Boston's team workout on Saturday at Fenway Park, Rick Porcello ducked his head into John Farrell's office for a conversation that barely needed to be had. Porcello told Farrell he was available for whatever role required in these two games at Fenway Park; Farrell had figured as..." October 09

  • Rick Porcello's Rapid Rise Gives Red Sox Postseason Ace They Need

    Bleacher Report "Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Rick Porcello loves to fly fish whenever work doesn’t get in the way. This year, he may reel in the American League Cy Young Award or baseball's ultimate catch—a World Series ring. Porcello’s semi-secret New England fishing spot is nearby a home he has in..." October 04

  • Rick Porcello has amazing words for Manny Machado

    Larry Brown Sports "Boston Red Sox pitcher Rick Porcello had some amazing words for Manny Machado after hitting the Orioles star with a pitch in the fourth inning of Monday’s game in Baltimore. Porcello retired the first two batters he faced in the bottom of the fourth before a pitch ran inside on him and hit..." September 20

  • Rick Porcello slams MLB’s ‘failed’ drug-testing program

    New York Daily News "Red Sox pitcher Rick Porcello knows what it's like to experience baseball heartache and have a postseason berth hinge on one game, when his previous team, the Tigers, lost a one-game playoff to Minnesota in 2009, and were sent packing with no playoff baseball to show for their efforts. Such..." July 19