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John Farrell explains why Dustin Pedroia is hitting sixth

Coming into Friday, the only spot in the lineup Dustin Pedroia hadn't hit was in the sixth spot. That changed in the Red Sox' series opener against the Cubs.

Broadcasting role unlikely for Ortiz, who met with Red Sox this week

The Boston Red Sox met with David Ortiz this week and it appears his future role with the team won't include broadcasting.

What if the Red Sox did not trade Anthony Rizzo?

The list of Cubs players and officials with ties to the Red Sox is long, creating an atmosphere and a sort of reunion when the reigning champions

Red Sox-Cubs lineups: Pedroia hits sixth, Pomeranz on mound

The offensively challenged Boston Red Sox welcome the defending world champion Chicaog Cubs (something you haven't been able to write since 1909) to Fenway Park tonight for a three-game series.

Pedro says he’d have drilled Machado, sees himself in Sale

Pedro Martinez sees new Boston Red Sox ace Chris Sale as a throwback to himself, and says he would have hit the Baltimore Orioles' Manny Machado with a pitch, just not near the head.

David Ross would be shocked if John Farrell ordered pitch thrown at Manny Machado

Former Boston Red Sox and Chicago Cubs catcher David Ross joined The Baseball Show podcast to explain the difference in leadership styles between Dustin Pedroia and David Ortiz.

Coolest Play of the Week: Mookie Betts, Hanley Ramirez launch back-to-back home runs

Each week, we will be picking the F.W. Webb "Coolest Play of the Week." This week's play comes from Sunday afternoon, when first-inning back-to-back home runs from Mookie Betts and Hanley Ramirez helped the Red Sox open up a 4-0 lead.

‘World’s Greatest Leader’ Theo Epstein: ‘This stuff is ridiculous’

Returning to Fenway Park this weekend as the curse-breaker extraordinaire, Chicago Cubs president and ex-Boston Red Sox GM Theo Epstein finds the fascination with his leadership skills overdone.

Red Sox make roster moves, including adding new utility man Chase d’Arnaud

Prior to the Red Sox-Cubs series this weekend at Fenway Park, the Red Sox made a few roster...

Mazz: The Sooner The Red Sox Stop Talking About David Ortiz The Better

The Red Sox offense misses David Ortiz, but they need everyone to step things up without him -- especially shortstop Xander Bogaerts.


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