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Rumor Mill: Why Cole Hamels to Boston Makes no Sense

According to Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, the Boston Red Sox have been scouting Phillies lefthander Cole Hamels, with possible intent of constructing a deal to acquire him. “Hamels is Philly’s most tradeable commodity. They would have to score huge to make a deal. The Phillies have been scouting Boston heavily all season. At […]

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Thursday Links

Pierzynski will have a lot of time to look at his phone now

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Discount and Decline

Brett Cowett warns against giving Jon Lester $100 million – for good reason.

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Wednesday Links

Second half coming up…

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5 Questions for the Second Half

After a disappointing first half, the Red Sox find themselves in an uncertain position with multiple questions facing GM Ben Cherington as the second half gets underway.

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Double-A Emergence And The 2014 Second Half

What is the future for Sean Coyle and Deven Marrero? How do they fit into the puzzle along with already arriving prospects in Boston? These are things to look for in the second half.

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Tuesday Links

Back, back, back, back, back…

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Shane Victorino Book TRIVIA: Derby Dingers

Back back back back GONE!

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Fire Brand Poll #113 – Red Sox Home Run Derby

Fire Brand Poll #113 – Red Sox Home Run Derby

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Monday Links

Here’s to a better second half…

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@firebrandal’s Tweets of the Week

@firebrandal brings you our favorite Tweets of the Week!

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A Tale of Two, Maybe Three, Peavys: Part Two

An in-depth look at the evolution of Jake Peavy, and an investigation into what kind of pitcher he really is.

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Most Memorable Red Sox All-Star Moments In History

Andre Khatchaturian looks at some of the most memorable Red Sox moments in the All-Star Game.

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Friday Links

In play, run(s)

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Trading from Strength

How prospect depth could influence the Red Sox at the trade deadline.

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Meet Boston’s Young Star in the Making, Rafeal Devers

International free agents make up a huge portion of today’s MLB players. Some, like Yasiel Puig and Yoenis Cespedes, receive huge contracts before they ever step on an MLB field. Others, like Jurickson Profar and Boston’s own Xander Bogaerts, sign smaller deals at an incredibly young age, usually. For example, the Red Sox discovered Bogaerts […]

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