Catcher-Heavy Red Sox Not Looking To Trade

The Red Sox are blessed with a number of options in almost every position but none more so than that of catcher. Following a year of such promise that ultimately ended in real disappointment, president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski and the red of Boston’s decision makers are putting together their plans for the new …

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Magic Number At Five After Back To Back Sweeps For Sox

The 2016 Boston Red Sox have hit their stride at the best possible time for this season. Looking to add momentum for a Championship run and playing excellent baseball At a record of 89-64, in 1st place and 5.5 games ahead of the second place Toronto Blue Jays as of September 23…. they are poised …

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It’s September And Time For Sox To Shine

An old baseball adage says “Anything Can Happen in September”. The Red Sox are a team that has experienced the highs and lows of the dramatic September Pennant Races. The Red Sox have steadily improved throughout this season spending many days in and out of first place. As our nation recovers from celebrating Labor Day …

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Sox Offense Has Been Key To Success in 2016

The Boston Red Sox now find themselves in second place (a few percentage points of difference) in the AL East Division behind the Baltimore Orioles. Things had been rolling along nicely but the Sox hit a wall of sorts and they have now lost six of their last ten games.  Still, the shuffle of the past two …

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Travis Shaw Emerges In Place Of Pablo Sandoval

After winning the starting third baseman job over Pablo Sandoval in Spring Training, Travis Shaw has become one of the most important players in the Red Sox lineup. The 26-year old has yet to miss a game this season, playing 25 games and hitting .322 with a .923 OPS, three home runs, and 17 RBIs. Shaw …

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Carson Smith Will Start Season on DL

The Boston Red Sox will have to start their season off without relief pitcher Carson Smith in the bullpen. Smith exited Monday’s exhibition against Miami after facing just one batter, complaining of cramping in his right forearm. An MRI the next day revealed a strain of the flexor mass muscle. This is not good news, …

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Breaking Down the David Murphy Signing

On Monday night, David Murphy and the Boston Red Sox agreed on a minor league contract. Murphy is going back to the place it all started. He spent the first two years of his career playing for the Red Sox in 2006 and 2007. Since then, he has played for the Rangers, Indians, and Angels. The thirty-four year …

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Hanley Ramirez’s Move to First Means Improvement

There’s no denying the fact that three-time all-star Hanley Ramirez’s first season back in Boston didn’t go too well. His fielding was disastrous in left field, a position he switched to after playing at shortstop and third base for the majority of his career. The team performed better without him in the lineup late in …

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