Tag Archives: Boston Red Sox

About Last Night: Post-Break Rejuvenation?

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?

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

An in-depth look at the constantly evolving and tenacious, Jake Peavy. He’s not just a warrior, but also, a craftsman.

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Dustin Pedroia’s Hot Streak Explained By Increased Swing Rate

Dustin Pedroia is finally getting the bat off his shoulders and it’s paying off.

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Christian Vazquez is Knocking on the Door

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 […]

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Mookie Betts: Sooner Rather Than Later?

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 […]

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Brock Holt: From Afterthought to Star

There is no denying that the Boston Red Sox are in the midst of rather rough season. They’ve underwent a 10-game losing streak, seen star players like Shane Victorino and Clay Buchholz struggle to produce for the squad, and everything in between. One thing that has been a rather bright point is the play of […]

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Streak-Snappers: Sox Win Three in a Row Against Atlanta

After a 10- game losing streak, arguably the darkest period in recent Red Sox memory since the days of Bobby Valentine, Boston has turned it around and won two game in a row against Atlanta. Boston came into Monday stuck in a notorious slump, where both their pitching and hitting failed. They had dropped 10 […]

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