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Staff Photo By Matt Stone/MediaNews Group/Boston Herald The Red Sox are World Series favorites now. That’s how it works. The unofficial first spring training game is in the books with the Red Sox coming out on top in their...
Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/Getty Images It’s a day of non-roster invitees as they take on Northeastern I gotta say, it feels good to be writing a lineup post again! The Red Sox take on Northeastern today for...
C.J. Chatham | Kelly O’Connor; https://sittingstill.smugmug.com/ He should make his major-league debut in 2020. We continue along with our massive third tier of prospects here, and it was an interesting vote this time around. Most of our prospects of...
Staff Photo By Matt Stone/MediaNews Group/Boston Herald After taking last week off, we are back with another staff roundtable just in time for the start of the spring training schedule. The Red Sox take on Northeastern today, and starting...
Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/Getty Images Happy Friday everyone, and happy first day of spring training baseball. The Red Sox are in action and on TV against Northeastern today at 1:00 PM ET. That rules. Elsewhere, the Celtics...
Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/Getty Images Mookie is gone. We have to move on. What’s new in the world of the Red Sox? With Spring Training games set to begin today, it’s a reminder that the real baseball...
Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/Getty Images David Ortiz had some words about Mike Fiers. (Rob Bradford; WEEI) Jonathan Lucroy, meanwhile, spoke about his time with the Athletics as a division rival to the Astros. (Julian McWilliams; Boston Globe)...
Photo by Julio Aguilar/Getty Images He was amazing against lefties. Against righties? Not so much. Welcome to Over the Monster’s One Big Question series. For those unfamiliar, this is something of a season roster preview where over the next...
Sorry, Mrs. Claus. He just wasn’t worth the money. | Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports Bryan’s last hurrah on the Mookie Betts trade and the talk around it. The winter of 2020 has given us some terrible press conferences...
Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/Getty Images Happy Thursday everyone. The NBA is back today after about a week off for the All-Star break, though the Celtics are not a part of it. There is, however, a back-to-back on...
Photo by Jamie Schwaberow/Getty Images The most important issue with this Red Sox club: Who is going to hug J.D. Martinez? (Chris Cotillo; Masslive) Is Brock Holt the best utility player this team has seen? (Chad Finn; Boston.com) Pedro...
Photo by Will Newton/Getty Images It was rough last year. Welcome to Over the Monster’s One Big Question series. For those unfamiliar, this is something of a season roster preview where over the next 40(ish) (week)days we’ll be taking...
Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/Getty Images Its easier to see the fans’ side. While the Mookie Betts trade was in flux and we were in that weird period where the deal was on hold, one of the narratives...
Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/Getty Images Happy Wednesday everyone. The Bruins are back in action today after a couple of days off, heading out to western Canada to take on the Oilers. That one, in Edmonton, will start...
Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images Baseball Prospectus previews the season by looking at the possible percentage likelihood of outcomes for the Red Sox this season. (Andrew Mearns; Baseball Prospectus) Speaking of projections, they say this version of the team...