~ Rubby De La Rosa, who missed his last start with a minor injury, will pitch for the PawSox on Monday.
~ Steven Wright will pitch for the pawSox today. The knuckleballer is 1-2 with a 6.11 ERA in four May starts after going 1-0 with a 1.93 ERA in three April starts.
~ Salem High grad Terry Doyle will pitch against the PawSox on Tuesday. He was roughed up in his last start, allowing eight earned runs and 11 hits in 4.0 innings. He saw his ERA increase to 4.63.
~ Salem Red Sox third baseman Garin Cecchini is batting .376/.485/.638/1.124 in 40 games.
~ Salem Red Sox shortstop Deven Marrero, a first-round pick last year, has been struggling since being activated from the DL. His average has dropped to .244 and his OBP is at .323. He has 11 doubles and no other extra base hits in 22 games.
~ Top Red Sox prospect Xander Bogaerts is batting .276 with a .353 on-base percentage, two homers, eight doubles and five triples this year for the Portland Sea Dogs.
~ Pawtucket outfielder Bryce Brentz is 5 for his past 12. He is batting .280 with eight homers, 32 RBIs, 10 doubles, one triple and 21 runs in 32 games.