clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Daily Red Sox Links: Mitch Moreland, Jackie Bradley Jr., Tzu-Wei Lin

Today Mitch Moreland isn’t concerned with his injured foot, Jackie Bradley Jr. gets hot and Tzu-Wei Lin rewrites his narrative.

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim v Boston Red Sox Photo by Omar Rawlings/Getty Images

Mitch Moreland homered yet again in last night’s 4-1 victory over the Twins, marking his third in as many days. John Farrell is getting a clear message from the Red Sox first baseman, who is playing with a broken big toe in his left foot. (Tim Britton; Providence Journal)

Jackie Bradley Jr. is heating up, with a 1.037 OPS since May 16, which ranks fifth in the AL during that time. (Jason Mastrodonato; Boston Herald)

Tzu-Wei Lin, the Red Sox’s newest third baseman, is undergoing an offensive transformation this season. (Mark Chiarelli; MassLive)

Matt Barnes had been having some trouble recently, but adjustments to his delivery and leg kick led to improved outcomes in Monday’s victory. (Jen McCaffrey; MassLive)

Powered by the electric arms of Chris Sale and Craig Kimbrel, the Red Sox lead the majors in average fastball height. (Jeff Sullivan; FanGraphs)

Sonny Gray is reportedly a trade target for the Red Sox. (Jeff Passan; Yahoo! Sports)

But the Red Sox don’t actually need him. (Evan Drellich; CSNNE)

Charlie Sheen is apparently selling Babe Ruth’s 1927 World Series ring and a copy of the sale document for the trade that sent him from Boston to New York. #winning?(Darren Rovell; ESPN)