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David Ross Could Be the Key to Bringing Back Jon Lester
November 26th, 2014 at 12:42 PM
It's already been a busy week for the Boston Red Sox, but there's more work yet to be done. The team's primary need is a front line starting pitcher and Jon Lester remains their top choice. If the Red Sox want to bring their former ace back to Boston, they...

Koji Uehara Among Four Boston Red Sox Players That Declare for Free Agency
October 30th, 2014 at 4:55 PM
The conclusion of the World Series last night officially started the clock on the countdown to free agency. As of today, 121 players around the majors have declared for free agency, including four players from the Boston Red Sox. ***PHOTO1*** Those players are headlined by Koji Uehara. The 39-year old closer may...

Boston Red Sox Vs Baltimore Orioles Monday Preview
September 8th, 2014 at 4:39 PM
The Boston Red Sox (63-80) host the Baltimore Orioles (83-59) for the start of a three game series. Boston is 6-7 against the division leading Orioles this season and still have a trip to Baltimore to make later this month. ***PHOTO1*** Baltimore is running away with the AL East, having built a...

Boston Red Sox Vs Toronto Blue Jays Wednesday Preview
August 27th, 2014 at 4:10 PM
The Boston Red Sox (58-74) look to finish off a rare sweep against the Toronto Blue Jays (66-66) after winning each of the last two games in extra-innings to clinch the series. Toronto has played in four straight games that went to extra-innings, losing three of them. ***PHOTO1*** Both teams were locked...

Boston Red Sox Vs Los Angeles Angels Wednesday Preview
August 20th, 2014 at 4:26 PM
The Boston Red Sox (56-69) host the Los Angeles Angeles (74-50) for the third game of their four game series. The Angels have taken the first two of the series after Chris Iannetta doubled in a run in the top of the 9th inning off Koji Uehara for the winning...

Boston Red Sox Injury Updates – David Ross Returns
August 20th, 2014 at 9:18 AM
The Boston Red Sox have a few key players out of the lineup right now, but there is some good news. A couple of those players are on the mend and could return to the active roster soon. Here's an update on some of the walking wounded. ***PHOTO1*** David Ross (foot) -...

Boston Red Sox Injury Updates: David Ross, Allen Craig on the Mend
August 9th, 2014 at 12:32 PM
The Boston Red Sox have a few key players out of the lineup right now, but there is some good news. A couple of those players are on the mend and could return to the active roster soon. Here's an update on some of the walking wounded. ***PHOTO1*** David Ross (foot) -...

Boston Red Sox Vs Toronto Blue Jays Monday Preview
July 28th, 2014 at 5:40 PM
The Boston Red Sox (48-57) return home to Fenway Park to host the Toronto Blue Jays (56-50). Boston wrapped up a 7-game road trip with a win down in Tampa Bay yesterday, ending a 5-game losing streak. ***PHOTO1*** The road trip began a week ago in Toronto with an offensive explosion fueling...

Boston Red Sox Vs Toronto Blue Jays Thursday Preview
July 24th, 2014 at 12:06 PM
The Boston Red Sox (47-54) try to even the series in the finale against the Toronto Blue Jays (53-49) in Thursday's get-away afternoon game. After opening the series with a dominating win that produced a season high in hits and runs scored, the Red Sox followed that up by dropping...

Boston Red Sox Vs Kansas City Royals Friday Preview
July 18th, 2014 at 5:48 PM
The Boston Red Sox (43-52) return from the break by hosting the Kansas City Royals (48-46). The Red Sox have won 4 of their last 5 games and scored a season high 11 runs in their last game prior to the unofficial end of the season's first half. ***PHOTO1*** Meanwhile, the Royals...

Boston Red Sox Vs Houston Astros Friday Preview
July 11th, 2014 at 4:48 PM
The Boston Red Sox (41-51) head to Texas to take on the Houston Astros (39-54) in their final series before the All-Star break. The Sox are riding high for once, coming off back-to-back walk-off wins against the Chicago White Sox. That barely salvaged a homestand that saw them finish 3-7 at...

Boston Red Sox Vs Chicago White Sox Thursday Preview
July 10th, 2014 at 12:33 PM
The Boston Red Sox (40-51) finish their four game series with the Chicago White Sox (44-48) Thursday afternoon. The Sox finally gave the Fenway faithful something to cheer about on this home stand with a walk-off win last night. ***PHOTO1*** The Red Sox started 5 rookies in last night's lineup, which marks...

Boston Red Sox Vs Baltimore Orioles Sunday Preview
July 6th, 2014 at 10:41 AM
The Boston Red Sox (39-47) finish their weekend series against the Baltimore Orioles (46-40) Sunday afternoon. The two teams split a doubleheader yesterday after Friday's game was washed out. ***PHOTO1*** John Lackey had another rough outing in the nightcap, surrendering 10 hits and 5 runs in 5.1 innings. He did mix in...

Boston Red Sox Vs Chicago Cubs Monday Preview
June 30th, 2014 at 5:40 PM
The Boston Red Sox (38-44) return home to take on the Chicago Cubs (34-46), who make their first visit back to Fenway since May 2011. Prior to that, the Cubs hadn't made the trip to play the Red Sox in Boston since they faced each other in the 1918 World...

Boston Red Sox Vs New York Yankees Friday Preview
June 27th, 2014 at 5:26 PM
The Boston Red Sox (36-43) head back East with a stop in the Bronx to face the New York Yankees (40-37). Remember when fans used to get excited to watch these two heated rivals square off? Now they are two clubs loaded with aging veterans that have faded into mediocrity....

Boston Red Sox Fire & Ice: Brock Holt Hot, David Ross Cold
June 2nd, 2014 at 4:18 PM
The Boston Red Sox got back on track last week with a 7-game win streak. That means there are a lot more options to choose from when searching for players on hot streaks. Six players that appeared in at least 3 games this week hit over .300 and almost all...

Jon Lester Lit up by Toronto Blue Jays
May 23rd, 2014 at 1:24 PM
***PHOTO1***   Boston Red Sox ace Jon Lester had spent the first eight weeks of the season looking like a Cy Young candidate, but a bump in the road against the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday afternoon isn't helping his case.  Lester was lit up for 7 runs in 6.1 innings, which...

Boston Red Sox Will Give Ryan Lavarnway a Look at First Base
February 1st, 2014 at 9:46 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Boston Red Sox will give Ryan Lavarnway an extended look at first base at Spring Training, according to multiple reports. Lavarnway—once considered the most likely replacement for Jason Varitek as catcher, yes he has been a prospect that long—now finds himself without a natural position to play. Splitting the last three...

Banning Home Plate Collisions in MLB the Right Call
December 12th, 2013 at 11:19 AM
Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association have the framework for an agreement in place to ban intentional collisions at home plate. After observing what the National Football League and the National Hockey League have grappled with in regards to concussions, this is the correct move. While those of...

Jon Lester Saves His Best for Last; Boston Red Sox Take G5 3-1
October 29th, 2013 at 7:17 AM
The Boston Red Sox are on the cusp of their eighth world championship following a 3-1 win over the St. Louis Cardinals Monday night in Game 5 of the World Series. Behind sparkling performances by Jon Lester and David Ortiz, the Sox now have two chances to win their first championship...