Tigers' lineup still formidable but questions about pitching remain
Minnesota. Along with acquiring Cespedes from Boston for Rick Porcello, the Tigers got right-handers Alex Wilson and Gabe Speier. Wilson could make it as a reliever. Taking Porcello's place in the rotation is Alfredo Simon, who was acquired
Winter Meetings madness: Recapping the AL Central moves
Cincinnati in two separate trades. The Tigers had to give up Rick Porcello for Cespedes, but they also picked up reliever Alex Wilson and minor leaguer Gabe Speier. In the second trade, Detroit filled Porcello's hole in the rotation by acquiring
AP source: Red Sox agree to Cespedes-Porcello swap
trade outfielder Yoenis Cespedes to the Detroit Tigers for pitcher Rick Porcello. Right-handed pitching prospect Alex Wilson also will go to Detroit as part of the trade, the person said Thursday, speaking on condition of anonymity because
Ackley's 3-run HR sends Mariners past Red Sox 7-3
three or fewer earned runs in four of his five starts this season. WARNINGS Both dugouts were warned after Boston's Alex Wilson hit Robinson Cano on the backside below the hip with a pitch in the seventh. Ortiz was hit on the left elbow by Charlie
Braves' Class-A team throws back-to-back no-hitters
Wilmington Blue Rocks 5-0 on Friday, one night after Lucas Sims and Alex Wilson shut them down. Wilmington is an affiliate of the Kansas City ..... of Thursday's no-no, as well as interviews with Sims and Wilson , in the videos below.
Red Sox demote struggling OF Daniel Nava to minors
outfielder Daniel Nava and have recalled right-hander Alex Wilson . The 31-year old Nava, a big part of Boston's run ..... 303 for Boston last year with 12 homers and 66 RBIs. Wilson went 1-1 with a 4.88 ERA in 26 games with the Red
Pineda tossed for pine tar; Red Sox beat Yanks 5-1
matching Harold Baines' major-league record. ... Boston sent OF Daniel Nava to Triple-A Pawtucket and recalled RHP Alex Wilson . ... Mark Teixeira struck out four times. ... Derek Jeter was 0 for 4, ending his 11-game hitting streak
Red Sox RF Victorino off DL for 1st time this year
and 21 stolen bases and was an outstanding fielder. In three rehab games this year at Triple-A Pawtucket, Victorino went 1 for 11. To make room for him on the roster, the Red Sox sent right-handed reliever Alex Wilson to Pawtucket.