Category: ‘Playoffs’

Mazz: Weekend Series Just As Important To Red Sox As It Is To Yankees
August 11th, 2017 at 9:34 AM
***PHOTO1*** BOSTON (CBS) â?? In the topsy-turvy world of the 2017 Red Sox, this is how it goes: win six in a row, then lose 4-of-6. Win six in a row, then lose 6-of-8. Now the Sox have won eight in a row entering this weekend's series in New York, against...

Kaufman: Red Sox Don’t Need Power To Win World Series
August 1st, 2017 at 1:17 PM
***PHOTO1*** BOSTON (CBS) â?? "We've got a talented group," manager John Farrell said following Monday's trade deadline, hours ahead of a 6-2 Red Sox series-opening win over Terry Francona's Indians at Fenway. "The way we're built, not by one-swing-of-the-bat type of offense, we're reliant on guys up and down the lineup...

Can Red Sox fans learn to love Panda?
March 31st, 2017 at 12:04 PM
***PHOTO1*** Pablo Sandoval needs to have a good year; no a great year, if the Fenway faithful are to ever love him. He has spent two years in Boston and has posted a slash line of .242/.290/.361. This compares to his record of .294/.346/.465 while with the Giants.  Underwhelming  is the best word...

David Price On Postseason Struggles: ‘I’m Not Mentally Weak’
February 21st, 2017 at 11:26 AM
***PHOTO1*** BOSTON (CBS) â?? The question about David Price when he joined the Red Sox was whether or not he'd be able to perform in the postseason. He only got one chance to try to answer it. He failed. Price was touched for five runs â?? all earned â?? over 3.1 innings...

I lived through 100,000 trade deadlines, AMA
January 22nd, 2017 at 9:18 PM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Rich Gagnon/Getty Images The trade deadline was yesterday, and to most of us it came and went swiftly, with the Red Sox making a single minor move, sending Pat Light to Minnesota for Fernando Abad. I, however, lived and relived the trade deadline over...