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Stats are Ruining Baseball, Says Curmudgeon

Fire up the time machine! Scott DeSmit is partying it up with Joe Morgan and Murray Chass 2003 style–in 2014. It’s gonna be sweet!

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Proven Closers Need Not Apply

Teams need a proven closer to go far in the postseason? Why don’t we ask the REd Sox and Cardinals what they think about that…

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The Art of False Narratives

The Red Sox aren’t winning because of chemistry or beards. They’re winning because of talent.

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The 100-Win Season Curse?

100 win seasons are nice and all, but do they really mean anything?

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Year End Awards: Minor League Edition

Chip hands out the year-end awards to the Red Sox prospects.

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The Forgotten Prospect: Brian Johnson

Chip wonders why everyone keeps forgetting about Brian Johnson.

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Five Burning Questions – August

Chip ponders this month’s burning questions as he plays with a book of matches.

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Cafardo Mail Bag: The Joy of Pitching Depth Edition

Chip answers Cafardo’s mailbag. Proceed with caution.

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Shortstop: An Organizational Perspective

Chip takes a look at the Red Sox’s organizational depth at shortstop.

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Recapping the Red Sox at Mid-Season

Chip recaps the Red Sox season to date.

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