Category: ‘AL East’

Blue Jays Strike Back to Beat Red Sox
July 18th, 2017 at 9:18 AM
At the height of the rivalry between the Red Sox and New York Yankees, facing either American League powerhouse after they'd just played a hard-fought series against each other could be a blessing in disguise. "There was a few times you'd play 'em right after they played each other," manager John...

What are the Chances of the Red Sox Winning the World Series?
May 16th, 2017 at 3:01 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Boston Red Sox finally broke the ‘Curse of the Bambino’ in 2004 to win the World Series for their first title since 1918 and have since claimed two more in 2007 and 2013. However, they have not returned to the end-of-season finale in the past three years and will have...

David Ortiz Responds to Criticism from Jim Palmer
April 20th, 2015 at 6:33 PM
Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz responded to Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Palmer's critical Twitter comment that the Baltimore Orioles TV broadcaster aimed at him following Ortiz's ejection from Sunday's game. ***PHOTO1*** Not surprisingly, Big Papi is unhappy about it. "That's how he wants to get respect from us? Is that how...

Comparing the Starting Rotations in the AL East
March 12th, 2015 at 2:53 PM
The Boston Red Sox have been heavily scrutinized all offseason for assembling a starting rotation that lacks a proven frontline pitcher. The prevailing theory is that without a true ace to anchor the rotation, Boston is setting themselves up to fail. Assembling a collection of middle of the rotation starters...

Larry Lucchino: Boston Red Sox are Different from the New York Yankees
February 26th, 2015 at 1:14 PM
Boston Red Sox CEO Larry Lucchino wants to make one thing clear - despite the massive spending spree the team has been on lately, the Red Sox are nothing like the New York Yankees. ***PHOTO1*** Lucchino has repeatedly mocked the Yankees in the past for their seemingly limitless payroll budgets and reckless...