Chris Sale RUMORS & NEWS

  • Chris Sale to rejoin Red Sox rotation for ALCS

    The Score "Chris Sale will be rejoining the Boston Red Sox rotation for the American League Championship Series against the Houston Astros, which is slated to begin Friday. "He's still in the rotation. He's going to be a big part of what we're trying to accomplish," Red Sox..." October 14

  • Alex Cora could use Chris Sale as reliever after all: 'We changed our mind'

    The Score "Boston Red Sox manager Alex Cora has changed course and is now willing to use left-hander Chris Sale out of the bullpen during the National League Division Series against the Tampa Bay Rays. "We changed our mind," Cora said Sunday, according..." October 10

  • Red Sox won't use Chris Sale as reliever

    The Score "Boston Red Sox manager Alex Cora isn't planning to use struggling ace Chris Sale as a reliever in his team's American League Division Series against the Tampa Bay Rays, according to Alex Speier of The Boston Globe. Cora says the left-hander won't come out of the bullpen..." October 09

  • Red Sox ace Chris Sale reveals he has not received COVID-19 vaccine

    Yardbarker "Boston Red Sox ace Chris Sale, who returned to the mound Friday after testing positive for COVID-19 for a second time this year, revealed he has not been vaccinated.  "The weirdest part for me in all of this was getting a phone call having someone tell me that I'm..." September 18

  • Chris Sale becomes latest Red Sox player to have COVID-19

    The Score "Boston Red Sox ace Chris Sale will miss his scheduled start Sunday against the Chicago White Sox after testing positive for COVID-19, according to Chris Cotillo of Masslive. " September 10

  • Reeling Red Sox Need More Than Chris Sale to Save Collapsing Season

    Bleacher Report "Even as recently as July 28, the Boston Red Sox were tied for the best record in the American League and looking forward to gaining more firepower upon ace left-hander Chris Sale's return from Tommy John surgery. Cut to a Spongebob-like "Two Weeks..." August 11

  • The Return of Chris Sale: Pitcher Emotional After WooSox Start

    Boston "Chris Sale looked like himself in what’s likely to be his final rehab start with Triple-A Worcester. The lefthander threw 4 2/3 shutout innings, striking out eight hitters. Sale allowed two hits and three walks in the WooSox’ win over the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders..." August 08

  • Chris Sale certain he'll be back to help Boston Red Sox before end of season

    ESPN "Nearly 15 months after undergoing Tommy John surgery, Chris Sale says he is confident he will be ready to contribute to the Boston Red Sox before the end of the season. "One hundred percent," Sale said Tuesday before knocking on a wooden table in front of..." June 08

  • Red Sox's Chris Sale says he 'feels like a pitcher again' amid Tommy John recovery

    Yardbarker "Chris Sale has not pitched a game for the Boston Red Sox since 2019 after undergoing Tommy John surgery in March 2020. However, the seven-time All-Star is expected to return at some point this season.  Red Sox pitching coach Dave Bush told reporters Sunday that Sale..." May 23

  • Chris Sale, Boston Red Sox ace, getting close to throwing off mound

    Mass Live "Slowly but surely, Red Sox ace Chris Sale is making progress as he works his way back from Tommy John surgery. Sale, who had the procedure on March 30, 2020, will head back to the team’s complex in Fort Myers on Sunday to take the next steps in his rehab process, manager Alex..." April 22