The Boston Red Sox may have struggled at home against the Baltimore Orioles this past week with a three-game sweep against the A.L. East-leading squad, but the offense improved to win three out of four at Kansas City to improve to 66-84 with only two weeks remaining. The Red Sox still have a lot to […]
With the Red Sox having a less than ideal season (last place in the AL East) a youth movement has slowly started to take over Boston. Guys like Xander Bogaerts, Mookie Betts, Rubby De La Rosa, Allen Webster, and Christian Vazquez have all come onto the team and played in a considerable amount of games. […]
As nice as it would be to have Giancarlo Stanton playing for the Boston Red Sox, do we really need him?
<img src="http://sittingstill.smugmug.com/Lowell-Spinners/Lowell-Spinners-July-13-2014/i-W7VNMqT/0/L/071314_7124-L.jpg" width="650" height="500" class="alignleft" If you look back at the past ten-years for the Red Sox, they've spent a good chunk of that time filling holes on the roster. Whether it was a shortstop to replace Nomar, a closer to replace Papelbon, or just any starting pitcher with an ERA under four, the Sox […]
Who is the enigmatic Allen Craig, and how does he fit into the Red Sox’ crowded outfield?
Two Cardinals fly into Boston, and Shawn McFarland looks at who the Red Sox just acquired.
After all Gomes has done for Red Sox Nation, it’s time to turn him loose and harvest whatever value he may have left.
Are the Red Sox turning a new leaf, or is this just a minor victory on the long, slow, inexorable march towards the AL East cellar?
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 […]
An in-depth look at the evolution of Jake Peavy, and an investigation into what kind of pitcher he really is.
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 […]
An in-depth look at the constantly evolving and tenacious, Jake Peavy. He’s not just a warrior, but also, a craftsman.
Dustin Pedroia is finally getting the bat off his shoulders and it’s paying off.
In case you haven’t noticed, the Boston Red Sox aren’t exactly having the most ideal season. And by that, I mean they’re 38-47, and 8.5 games out of first place in the AL East. Is it possible to overcome that deficit? Sure. But the way Boston has played all season long, it’s hard to find […]
In case you haven’t been paying attention to baseball, or minor league baseball specifically, for the past few months, allow me to inform you of a certain center fielder making some noise in the Boston minors. Mookie Betts is his name, and being an offensive force is his game. Mookie, a former fifth round draft […]