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Jay Groome ‘on a mission’ as Red Sox prospect continues to dream for big-league opportunity

PORTLAND, Maine — Jay Groome learned a valuable lesson as he worked back from the Tommy John surgery he had in 2018: Patience. “It kind of made me a firm believer in don’t look too far ahead,” Groome, one of the Red Sox’ top pitching prospects, said this week. “I think even when I was rehabbing, I was looking too far ahead, so I would get down on myself a lot, because I wasn’t at that stage.
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Red Sox Minor Lines: Jay Groome has himself a day

Jarren Duran, CF: 2-4, 1 2B, 1 3B, 1 BB, 3 R, 1 RBI, 1 K. Brian Keller (SP): 4.2 IP, 3 H, 4 R, 3 ER, 1 BB, 5 K (74 pitches) Tyler Danish: 1.1 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 1 K (12 pitches) Well, Duran has...
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Red Sox's Jay Groome: Throws five scoreless

Groome allowed one hit and struck out four over five scoreless innings for Double-A Portland on Wednesday. Groome picked up where he left off for Portland at the end of 2021, as he went 2-0 with a 2.30 ERA, .211 batting-average against and 26 strikeouts over 15.2 innings (three starts) for the Sea Dogs last September. His career since being selected in the first round (12th overall) of the 2016 draft has been notable mostly for injuries, including Tommy John surgery in 2018. The left-hander threw a career-high 97.1 innings last season and is experiencing his longest stretch of health since joining professional ball. There's still time for the 23-year-old, who stands at 6-foot-6 and 262 pounds, to reclaim the promise he once had.

Boston Red Sox roster moves: Jeter Downs, Jay Groome, Josh Winckowski, Connor Seabold optioned to Worcester

The Red Sox made their first round of spring training cuts Wednesday. Shortstop/second baseman Jeter Downs and pitchers Bryan Mata, Connor Seabold, Josh Winckowski and Jay Groome have been optioned to Triple-A Worcester. Non-roster invitees Triston Casas (first base), David Hamilton (shortstop), Christian Koss (shortstop), Durbin Feltman (pitcher), Brian Keller...
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Red Sox's Jay Groome: Sent to Triple-A

Groome was optioned to Triple-A Worcester on Wednesday, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports. Groome spent most of 2021 at High-A Greenville before a late-season promotion to Double-A Portland, and he's now set to open 2021 at Triple-A. The 23-year-old had a 5.29 ERA and 108:32 K:BB over 81.2 innings at High-A and 26 strikeouts in 15.2 frames at Double-A.

Red Sox make first round of first round of spring roster cuts: Jeter Downs, Jay Groome among 5 optioned to Triple-A Worcester; Triston Casas, David Hamilton among 6 reassigned to minor-league camp

Following a 10-4 loss to the Twins at JetBlue Park on Wednesday afternoon, the Red Sox announced their first round of spring training roster cuts. Infielder Jeter Downs, left-hander Jay Groome, and right-handers Bryan Mata, Connor Seabold, and Josh Winckowski were all optioned to Triple-A Worcester. On the other side of things, infielders Triston Casas, David Hamilton, and Christian Koss, left-hander Chris Murphy, and right-handers Durbin Feltman and Brian Keller were all reassigned to minor-league camp.

Boston Red Sox pitching prospect Jay Groome feels closer than ever to majors, and maturity is a big reason why | Chris Cotillo (MLB Notebook)

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Almost six full years into his professional career, Red Sox pitching prospect Jay Groome is flying under the radar for a change. He’s no longer a Baseball America Top 100 prospect after ranking No. 43 entering 2017. He’s not Boston’s top pitching prospect either. There are three other pitchers in the organization ranked ahead of him.