Rick Porcello RUMORS & NEWS

  • Rick Porcello off to better start than his 2016 Cy Young season

    Boston Herald "Ever since Rick Porcello’s 2016 Cy Young Award campaign, Red Sox fans and media have been curious to see if he could match that season. Two years later, he is failing in that quest. That’s because he’s been so much better than he was in ’16. At the age of 29, Porcello is off to the best..." April 30

  • Rick Porcello aims to fix his mental game this year

    Boston Herald "By day, Rick Porcello builds up core and legs, strengthens his arm and hones his pitches. By night, the Red Sox starter puts in work on his mind. On Porcello’s nightstand in his temporary southwest Florida home sits Harvey Dorfman’s “The Mental ABC’s of Pitching,” a bible for pitchers since..." March 07

  • Rick Porcello Offers Honest Take On What J.D. Martinez Should Expect In Boston

    NESN "Rick Porcello has some advice for J.D. Martinez — and he speaks from experience. The Red Sox pitcher joined Rob Bradford’s most recent “Bradfo Sho” podcast to discuss, among other topics, Boston’s reported agreement with Martinez, who was Porcello’s Detroit Tigers teammate in 2014. Porcello..." February 21

  • Red Sox’s Rick Porcello Looking To Have Bounce-Back Season In 2018

    NESN " The 2017 MLB season was a rough one for Rick Porcello. After taking home American League Cy Young Award honors in 2016, Porcello responded with a lackluster campaign, posting an 11-17 record with a 4.65 ERA." February 15

  • If Chris Sale backs off, David Price and Rick Porcello will need to step up

    Boston Herald "Expect less from Chris Sale this year, at least in the beginning. The Red Sox ace struck out 26 batters with just two walks in 21 spring training innings last year — a dominant performance, even by Grapefruit League standards — and began the regular season with a 1.19 ERA and 52 strikeouts in..." February 15