David Price RUMORS & NEWS

  • Farrell: Price showed 'increased' strength in game of catch

    Boston Herald "After meeting a strength benchmark this afternoon, David Price has been cleared to "throw" a baseball again -- if you consider a game of short catch inside a batting cage to be throwing. There is still no timetable on when the left-handed starter, who has a strain of his flexor mass muscle..." March 25

  • Recuperating David Price probably out until at least May

    CSN New England "The Red Sox believe David Price will recover from the elbow injury that's sidelined him in spring training, but it looks as if he won't return to action until May at the earliest. “I think he’ll be fine based upon what the doctors have told me, what David feels,” said Red Sox president of..." March 21

  • Farrell: David Price Will Likely Start Season On Disabled List

    CBS Boston "We know that David Price’s sore (and unique) left elbow won’t require surgery, and the lefty said on Monday he’s feeling much better than he expected. But that doesn’t mean he won’t be making a trip to the disabled list to start the 2017 season. Manager John Farrell addressed Price’s progress..." March 14

  • David Price optimistic about elbow, may have had surgery if younger

    Boston Herald "David Price said Monday morning there's no more inflammation in his injured throwing elbow and that he's feeling very good, much better than anticipated. Price, who moved his arm around in front of reporters to show off his range of motion, has thrown into a net for two straight days and said..." March 13

  • David Price (forearm) still throwing into a net, next step uncertain

    Boston Herald "David Price (forearm) threw another 25 pitches into the net in a batting cage, the second day in a row for him. As for what tomorrow brings for him — more of the same or rest — it's too soon to say." March 12

  • David Price gets good news from Red Sox medical staff on balky elbow

    Providence Journal "A week after his trip to Indianapolis to visit with a pair of prominent orthopedic surgeons, David Price has been cleared to begin exercises that will simulate a throwing motion. He could play light catch in the coming days. "He's making positive strides," Red Sox manager John Farrell..." March 10

  • Doctors tell Price he has 'unique' elbow

    Mass Live "David Price returned to Florida on Friday with the best news possible. After meeting with elbow injury experts Dr. James Andrews and Dr. Neal ElAttrache at the NFL Combine in Indianapolis on Friday, Price learned he would not need surgery or an injection for his ailing left arm. He returned..." March 04

  • Red Sox pitcher David Price won’t require surgery on left elbow

    Sportsnet "The Boston Red Sox dodged a bullet on Friday with news that David Price won’t require surgery on his left elbow, according to Pete Abraham of the Boston Globe. Price was scratched on Thursday from his first spring training start after experiencing soreness in his left forearm and elbow. He..." March 04

  • David Price injury exposes Red Sox' lack of rotation depth

    Boston Herald "I can think of 13.5 million reasons why the Red Sox wish they hadn't traded Clay Buchholz last December. That fiscally responsible trade just became this spring's worst nightmare for the Red Sox. The fingers-crossed pitching depth the team thought it had vanished after today's devastating..." March 02

  • David Price has elbow soreness and will likely see Dr. James Andrews

    CBS Sports "Troubling news out of Red Sox camp, as prized lefty David Price has undergone an MRI because of soreness in his left elbow. He’ll miss his scheduled Sunday start. As Jason Mastrodonato of the Boston Herald tweets, the results of the MRI aren’t known yet, but Price is likely to see Dr. James..." March 02

  • Price: 'I don't look at last year'

    MLB.com "David Price is so over last year that he isn't talking about it. Instead, all his focus is on a stronger second season with the Red Sox and taking all the necessary steps that will help him get there. On Tuesday, that process included a 38-pitch simulated game in preparation for his Grapefruit..." March 01

  • Price: I can fix the problems I had in 2016

    CSN New England "David Price has gone on record saying he wasn’t pleased with his output in 2016. Understandably so, given his ERA was over 3.50 for only the third time in his career and over 3.60 for the first time since his first season in 2009. Now he was a horse, logging a league-best 230 innings and..." January 28

  • Like David Price, Pedro Martinez has faced hate from fans

    Boston Herald "Even the most recent Red Sox Hall of Famer, Pedro Martinez, one of the greatest pitchers of all-time and widely beloved, has heard it. He thinks everyone has. Martinez has walked in David Price's shoes as a newcomer in Boston with gigantic expectations. And Martinez, who's from the Dominican..." January 22

  • David Price says he heard racist taunts from Red Sox fans at Fenway Park in 2016

    CBS Sports "For the second straight offseason, the Red Sox went out and acquired a left-handed ace this winter. This year it was Chris Sale, who came over in a trade with the White Sox. Last year it was David Price, who inked a seven-year contract worth $217 million. It's the richest pitching contract in..." January 14

  • Price vows to earn respect in Boston: 'I let people down last year'

    Boston Globe "David Price frowned when he looked over the lunch menu at The Southern, his favorite restaurant in this vibrant city. A chicken dish he had been raving about seconds before was not listed. A quick negotiation with the waiter fixed that. Price was assured the chef would be happy to put something..." January 14

  • Price donates $2.5 million to alma mater Vanderbilt

    Tennessean "David Price, a former Vanderbilt and current Boston Red Sox pitcher, has donated $2.5 million to complete the Commodores’ new $12 million baseball facility project. Vanderbilt made the announcement Friday afternoon during a ceremony at the construction site with Price, Coach Tim Corbin,..." November 19

  • David Price takes subtle shot at Boston fans after Twitter postseason criticism

    WEEI Boston "David Price once again didn’t take kindly to social media criticism. Responding to a tweet referencing Price’s struggles in the postseason, the Red Sox pitcher responded, taking a thinly-veiled shot at the negative nature of Boston fans in the process." November 02

  • David Price: 'I want to make these fans love me'

    Boston Herald "David Price knows he’s under fire for his performance, especially in the postseason, in his debut season with the Red Sox. And the pitcher with the $217 million contract knows he must improve. "I want to make these fans love me and I have six more years to get it done,” Price said today in..." October 11

  • David Price Intent On Shaking Playoff Demons Despite ‘Inconsistent’ 2016

    NESN "You can say plenty about David Price, but one thing he doesn’t lack is self-awareness. Price finds himself in a big spot Friday, making his Boston Red Sox postseason debut in Game 2 of the American League Division Series against the Cleveland Indians with his team already trailing 1-0. That..." October 07

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