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Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty ImagesThe final countdown TGIF. It’s been a week. The Red Sox climbed to .500 again only to get knocked down (but they’ll get up again, you’re never gonna keep them down). The head to...
Better times. | Kim Klement-USA TODAY SportsYou don’t have to love Dave Dombrowski, but the record speaks for itself. On Thursday, Evan Drellich, who’s as good a baseball reporter as there is, posted a weird tweet as a way...
Worcester, W 9-8 Casas, 1B: 1-4, 2B, 2 R, 1 RBI, 1 BB, 1 K Wong, C: 1-3, HR 2 RBI, 1 BB, 1 K Cordero, CF: 3-4, HR, 2 R, 4 RBI, 1 K Valdez, 2B: 0-2, 3,...
Photo by Maddie Malhotra/Boston Red Sox/Getty ImagesIt may still seem strange that the Red Sox traded for Eric Hosmer, but the veteran first baseman is winning over some of his new teammates at the very least. (Ryan Gilbert; WEEI/Audacy)...
Photo By Winslow Townson/Getty ImagesA chance at a sweep before the schedule gets serious again. A three-game series matching up two last-place squads wraps up in Pittsburgh this evening between the Red Sox (59-59, Last AL East) and the...
Casas knocks on the door while Marcelo keeps heating up. Worcester, L 2-1 Casas, 1B: 2-4, 2 RBI, 1 BB, 1 K Hernandez, CP 2-4, 2 RBI, 1 BB, 1 K Wong, DH: 0-5, 1 R, 3 K Valdez,...
Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images.500 again! Happy Thursday! The Red Sox are back at .500, four games out of the Wild Card (so also the Tampa Bay Rays and Toronto Blue Jays), and playing the 45-72 Pirates once more...
Photo by Matt Stone/MediaNews Group/Boston Herald via Getty ImagesKutter Crawford and Josh Winckowski were thrust into key roles as rookies. Just what do we have here? Due to a host of injuries, the Red Sox starting pitching depth has...
Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty ImagesThe push to .500, again You’ve heard it before: the Red Sox just need to get on a roll, get back to .500, then go on towards the playoffs. It’s happened a few times,...
Once You’re Out, You’re Out (Unless You’re Matt Barnes) It’s hard to ever truly trust any reliever. For the most part, a pitcher who ends up in the bullpen does so because there is some kind of significant flaw...
Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty ImagesPivetta power Happy Wednesday! A Red Sox win and a loss by the Blue Jays puts Boston just 4 games back of the third Wild Card. The Red Sox are now 5-5 over their...
Worcester, L, 4-1 Casas, 1B: 1-4, 0 BB, 0 K Wong, C: 3-4, 2B, 1 K Valdez, 2B: 0-4, 2 K Hernandez, DH: 1-4, 2B, 1 RBI Downs, SS: 0-3, 1 B, 1 K Keller: 5 IP, 3 H,...
Photo by Jim Davis/The Boston Globe via Getty ImagesLet’s talk about optimism, Alex Cora, two great prospects and the Cape Cod League. Taking two out of three from the Yankees over the weekend and starting to look like the...
Set Number: X86172 TK3 R2 F6Yo ho to ho The Red Sox are back on the road and thankfully the Pittsburgh Pirates are in a bad place. The 45-70 NL Central team is mired in a long rebuild. Old...
Photo by Brian Fluharty/Getty ImagesWhy can’t we just have nice things? Rafael Devers can do things that almost no other human being on Earth can do. This, fundamentally, is why we watch him, and, for that matter, why we...