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Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/Getty ImagesDollars or donuts A couple weeks ago 30 SB Nation baseball writers got together and conducted the annual SBN GM Simulation. For three days we acted as the GM of a team -...
He plays all over the diamond and is near elite in one particular area. Who Is He And Where Did He Come From? He’s Hoy-Jun Park, and Bloom just grabbed him from the Pirates in exchange for an 18-year-old...
Kamil Krzaczynski-USA TODAY SportsFanGraphs’ annual projection system took a look at Boston in 2023. With the offseason blazing by a quickly as Albert Pujols pre-Thanksgiving meal and post-Thanksgiving nap, topics related to the Boston Red Sox are few and...
Photo by Steph Chambers/Getty ImagesI’m not sure what or whom to believe about what’s going on with Xander Bogaerts, but I have to say, as a lifetime supporter of keeping Bogaerts in Boston, I’m not feeling great, even if...
Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty ImagesThe Red Sox bullpen certainly showed both its flaws and opportunities to be better in 2022. Ryan Brasier definitely presented both of these. 2022 In One Sentence Almost every time a win was direly needed...
The sportswriting legend claims that Bogaerts has severed ties with the Red Sox Well, let’s get right into it: As Ever,fact, but but while one doubts Bogaerts would switch positions, in the past three days front office folks from...
Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/Getty ImagesWake me up when December ends... Happy Thursday. The rumors are flying about Xander Bogaerts. He’s cut ties with the Red Sox. He’s following the Padres on Instagram. The Phillies might prefer Trea...
Photo By Winslow Townson/Getty ImagesIf this is the end of the line for Bogaerts, shame on the Red Sox. Over the course of this series, Jake Devereaux will go position by position around the diamond to look at the...
Photo by Maddie Malhotra/Boston Red Sox/Getty ImagesWith big ups to his nasty slider, Tanner Houck cemented a late-inning relief role before an injury cut his season short, but his long-term role is still up in the air. Welcome back...
Photo by Maddie Malhotra/Boston Red Sox/Getty ImagesRoot root root for good news Happy Wednesday. Welp. It’s a grain of salt but still salt in the wound. As Ever,fact, but but while one doubts Bogaerts would switch positions, in the...
Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/Getty ImagesRafael Devers wants $300 million. Here are 10 other things that cost $300 million. According to Jon Heyman, Red Sox third baseman Rafael Devers is asking for $300 million in regards to his...
Photo by G Fiume/Getty ImagesTrying to evaluate Trevor Story just based on 2022 would be folly and it’s a practice the Red Sox have no plans of engaging in. (Chad Jennings; The Athletic) Speaking of Red Sox infielders, if...
Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/Getty ImagesIn this episode of the Red Seat Podcast, Keaton, Bob, and Jake discuss the slow moving offseason and Ryan Brasier and his nine lives. On this episode of the show, this glorious three...
Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/Getty ImagesCounting the days... Happy Tuesday. Still nothing to report. Presumably Chaim Bloom and his team are getting prepped for the Winter Meetings. Free agents are beginning to sign in a slow trickle that...
Don’t say goodbye. It’s wasting your breath. | Brian Fluharty-USA TODAY SportsThe end of his playing career is only the beginning. In the days following his retirement it’s important to remember that Brock Holt, largely known as a fan-favorite...