It's fresh for me again. It's a restart in a lot of ways for the team and for myself. There's time to change things. That's a challenge and I like a challenge.David Ortiz may not be fully recovered from an injured right Achilles tendon, but he says he will be ready for Opening Day against the Yankees.
I'm able to do the agility drills without any pain, which I wasn't able to do before, so that's a good thing. When I was injured those used to cause me a lot of pain, and I don't have any pain when I do them now.GM Ben Cherington said Ortiz is on schedule and the club has no concerns about his health. ... The Red Sox named Dana Levangie as their bullpen coach. ... MLB.com has a look at top prospects Xander Bogaerts and Jackie Bradley Jr.