Felix Doubront RUMORS & NEWS

  • A's Doubront to undergo Tommy John surgery

    CSN Bay Area "Oakland A’s left-handed pitcher Felix Doubront was seen today by Dr. Timothy Kremchek in Cincinnati for an evaluation of his left elbow and an MRI review. Dr. Kremchek is of the opinion that Doubront needs ulnar collateral ligament reconstruction on his left elbow and the surgery is scheduled to..." April 11

  • Oakland A's place Felix Doubront on 15-day disabled list, call up Andrew Lambo for now

    Athletics Nation "The Oakland Athletics have placed starting pitcher Felix Doubront on the 15-day disabled list with a sprained left elbow, the club has announced. Doubront was slated to be the fifth starter in Oakland's first road game on Friday against the Angels, but Jesse Hahn or Eric Surkamp will probably take..." April 04

  • Oakland A's acquire Felix Doubront from Toronto Blue Jays for cash considerations

    Athletics Nation "Cash considerations are on the move again, as the Oakland Athletics have acquired left-handed pitcher Felix Doubront from the Toronto Blue Jays. The acquisition was announced with about 30 minutes before Friday's 1:00 PM Pacific Time non-waiver trade deadline. Doubront is out of options, and will..." July 31

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    Oakland Athletics @Athletics

    #Athletics acquire LHP Felix Doubront from Toronto for cash considerations

  • Cubs, Felix Doubront avoid arbitration for $1.925 million

    Hardball Talk "Left-hander Felix Doubront and the Cubs have avoided arbitration, with Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com reporting that they agreed to a one-year, $1.925 million deal. Acquired from the Red Sox at the trade deadline, Doubront made just four starts for the Cubs and also spent some time in the minors. " January 15

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    Jeff Passan @JeffPassan

    Source: Red Sox have traded Felix Doubront to the Cubs. @jonmorosi had it close.

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    Jon Morosi @jonmorosi

    Cubs close to acquiring Felix Doubront from Red Sox.

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    Pete Abraham @PeteAbe

    John Farrell said Felix Doubront will remain in the #RedSox rotation.

  • Costly line for Doubront

    Boston Globe "Lefthander Felix Doubront missed the cutoff for salary arbitration by two days. The service time record to qualify for arbitration will be two years and 122 days, the Associated Press reported. Doubront has two years and 120 days. Under the collective bargaining agreement, the top 22 percent of..." October 30

  • Felix Doubront adapts to role

    Boston Herald "Felix Doubront received his first taste of World Series pressure in May. The promising left-hander had just been skipped in the starting rotation after a dreadful six weeks that were exacerbated by his failure to arrive to spring training in anything resembling peak physical condition. The..." October 29

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    Brian MacPherson @brianmacp

    Felix Doubront will start Saturday. He threw a simulated game this afternoon. Lester will pitch Friday Buchholz Sunday.

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    Joe McDonald @ESPNJoeyMac

    Correction on Doubront: He'll throw a side session on SUNDAY a sim game on Tuesday and is scheduled to start next weekend against Jays.

  • Thornton dealing with oblique soreness, Doubront says he's fine despite side tightness

    WEEI Boston "A pair of Red Sox left-handed pitchers required the attention of the team trainer Ricky Jaymeson in the final innings of the team’s 4-0 win over the Diamondbacks at Fenway Park on Sunday. First in the top of the seventh inning Felix Doubront received a visit after reaching for his right side..." August 05

  • Felix Doubront will start first game after All-Star break for Red Sox

    Boston Herald "A few notes after the Red Sox wrapped up a 5-5 West Coast trip with an 11-inning, 3-2 loss here Sunday: --Felix Doubront will pitch the first game after the All-Star break, Friday night against the Yankees at Fenway Park. Doubront earned the nod from manager John Farrell based on two factors:..." July 15

  • Doubront takes a loss but continues progress

    Boston Globe "Brian Cashman, the general manager of the Yankees, once said his team plays 162 one-game seasons because of all the scrutiny they receive. The same is true of the Red Sox, maybe even to a greater degree because there isn't a second major league team in the city. Everybody — fans and media —..." May 22

  • Red Sox recall Allen Webster, place Hanrahan on DL, move Doubront to pen

    WEEI Boston "The Red Sox called up righty Allen Webster from Triple-A Pawtucket on Tuesday, and the 23-year-old is expected to start Wednesday against the Twins. In addition, the team announced that reliever Joel Hanrahan will be placed on the disabled list for the second time this season. In one previous..." May 07

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    Brian MacPherson @brianmacp

    Allen Webster will start Wednesday night. Felix Doubront will be available out of the bullpen starting tonight.

  • Doubront has talent, but has adjustments to make, too

    Boston Globe "Jon Lester and Clay Buchholz have a World Series championship and a no-hitter on their résumés. John Lackey has started a dozen playoff games in his career, and Ryan Dempster has thrown 200 or more innings seven times in his career. But the most talented pitcher in the Red Sox rotation may be..." March 20

  • Another solid step for Doubront

    Boston Herald "Remember all the hand-wringing over Felix Doubront reporting to camp in less than optimal shape? Never mind. Better late than never, Doubront has taken his spot in the Red Sox rotation and turned in three positive starts, including four scoreless innings last night against the Minnesota..." March 16

  • Delayed debut hurts Felix Doubront

    Boston Herald "Felix Doubront came to camp out of shape, was shut down with a sore left shoulder and has been behind ever since. But yesterday he finally made his spring debut. There’s little point in judging a pitcher on the results of his first spring appearance — for the record, the left-hander was lifted..." March 05

  • Felix Doubront’s Pitch Efficiency Will Be Critical for Sophomore to Take Next Step in 2013

    NESN "Felix Doubront‘s starts felt like Groundhog Day throughout much of 2012. Like most of the Red Sox’ pitchers, he tended to let the big inning get to him, but at times the young left-hander looked brilliant, using his vast repertoire, mid-90s velocity and devastating movement to great effect. But no..." March 04

  • Felix Doubront needs to shape up

    Boston Herald "Felix Doubront remains the glorious maybe on the Red Sox pitching staff. He has talent. Having turned 25 during this offseason, youth remains an ally. And while he was no different than any other member of last year’s Red Sox in that his season was a roller-coaster ride to nowhere, there were..." February 20

  • Felix Doubront’s conditioning a sore spot

    Boston Herald "Two years ago, Felix Doubront annoyed the Red Sox by reporting to camp in less than optimal physical condition. It has happened again. Fresh off his first full season in the majors, Doubront arrived here last month and exhibited minor soreness in his shoulder. As a precaution, the..." February 17

  • Ailing Felix Doubront unconcerned

    Boston Herald "Felix Doubront doesn’t want to be a one-year wonder. Last year, in his first full major league season, Doubront was the Red Sox’ best starter before the All-Star break. And although he tired during the second half, the 24-year-old lefty still finished with 11 wins and a 4.86 ERA. “I want to..." February 12