Report Cards: April 2018

Alex Cora: A -Cora has led the Red Sox to the best record in the MLB through April in his 1st month as a manager. He's stayed true to his plan and philosophy of getting guys plenty of rest, which has allowed the role players like Moreland and Holt to get enough reps to remain... Continue Reading →

Series Preview: 4/27-4/29 vs. TB

Records Entering Series: TB (10-13, 4th in AL East), BOS (19-5, 1st in AL East) The Rays have been somewhat surprising so far, currently sitting at 10-13 and riding a 6-game win streak into Boston. The Red Sox have been arguably the best team in the MLB, but they've slowed down a bit of late,... Continue Reading →

DL Updates and Other News

It may not seem like it thanks to their fast start to the season, but the Boston Red Sox are still missing some key components to their team. Dustin Pedroia, Tyler Thornburg and Steven Wright have each seen no time at all this year thanks to injuries, and Xander Bogaerts has been on the DL... Continue Reading →

Red Sox Offense Still Tops

Worry not, Nation, the Red Sox bats will be just fine. Despite being no-hit on Saturday and held to just 6 hits and 1 run on Sunday, the Red Sox are still the top ranked offense in the MLB and should continue to be so for the foreseeable future. Boston still ranks 1st in an... Continue Reading →

Who’s Hot, Who’s Not

At 13-2, Boston Red Sox are off to their best start in franchise history. The pitching (especially the starters), have been very good, and after a slow start to the year, the bats have picked it up of late. If you haven't been fortunate enough to follow along closely (life can do that to you... Continue Reading →

Report Cards: Spring Training

Yesterday and today's games vs. the Cubs are technically informal exhibitions, meaning Spring Training is officially finished for the Boston Red Sox. So, with the Major League roster set, today will be the first installment of my monthly "Report Cards" series, in which I'll be handing out grades for each player in the squad. Obviously,... Continue Reading →

2018 Season Preview: Lineup

2018 is an interesting year for the Boston Red Sox. There's still lingering questions after a successful yet ultimately disappointing 2017 in which the Sox took their second straight AL East crown but faltered in the ALDS once again. Some of those said questions can be answered with the blockbuster acquisition of J.D. Martinez (like... Continue Reading →

What Do You Got? – Xander Bogaerts

After the 2016 season, Bogaerts was considered one of the top shortstops in the MLB. Coming off of back-to-back Silver Slugger award winning seasons, the sky was the limit for the youngster, and it seemed like he was ready to bust through the stratosphere and ascend into space. Then 2017 came, and Xander laid an... Continue Reading →

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