SEATTLE — Rafael Devers is the Next Big Thing in Red Sox Nation.No cheap baseball clichés here!
Devers is only 20. He played only 86 games above the A-ball level and now he’s in the majors. Devers did not play in the Red Sox’ 4-0 loss to the Mariners on Monday night, although he was available for pinch-hitting duties. He is expected to make his first big league appearance Tuesday against Seattle’s Felix Hernandez.
Welcome to the big leagues, kid.
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
The First Rafael Devers Column
The latest member of the Boston Red Sox got the call yesterday and will be playing third base tonight. Shank does the write-up: