Sports Editor

Matt Pepin

Pepin is the sports editor of He was previously sports editor at, and the Times Herald-Record in Middletown, N.Y., and the New Haven Register.

Latest stories

Red Sox trade for catcher Sandy Leon

By Alex Speier , Globe Staff

With Christian Vazquez’s status uncertain, the Red Sox added depth via a trade with the Washington Nationals.

David Ortiz blasts those who believe he’s a drug cheat

By staff reports ,

The Red Sox’ designated hitter wrote a first-person essay on PED suspicions, the hall of fame, and MLB testing practices.

David Ortiz 0-for-3 in return to game action for Red Sox

By Alex Speier , Globe Staff

The designated hitter has been sidelined since March 16 because of illness, dehydration, and soreness.

Audio: Shane Victorino comments on Mookie Betts

By Alex Speier , Globe Staff

Listen to Shane Victorino’s comments on Thursday in response to his earlier comments regarding potential Red Sox trades.