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Ground-Ball Pitchers are a Good Fit for Fenway Park
December 12th, 2014 at 5:23 PM
It was a busy week at the winter meetings for the Boston Red Sox as they worked to revamp their starting rotation. They pulled off a pair of trades to acquire Rick Porcello from the Detroit Tigers and Wade Miley from the Arizona Diamondbacks, then capped it off by signing...

Boston Red Sox Keys to the Off-Season: Filling Out the Starting Rotation
October 21st, 2014 at 11:42 AM
This week we will examine the five biggest keys to the off-season, as the Boston Red Sox look to form a roster capable of rebounding back to contention in 2015. Filling out the starting rotation: ***PHOTO1*** The Red Sox rotation underwent a drastic makeover mid-season when they traded away Jon Lester, John Lackey,...

Boston Red Sox Report Card: Joe Kelly
October 12th, 2014 at 10:37 AM
During the off-season we'll be taking a look back at key members of the Boston Red Sox roster to grade their performance from the 2014 season. Joe Kelly Grade: C+ ***PHOTO1*** After being acquired from the St. Louis Cardinals in the John Lackey trade, Kelly produced solid results for the Red Sox, posting a...

Former Teammates Jake Peavy, John Lackey Battling in the NLCS
October 11th, 2014 at 1:59 PM
The consolation for fans of the Boston Red Sox that are missing out on seeing their team in the postseason is that they at least get to watch a pair of pitchers that played key roles in brining a title to Boston last year. While they won't end up starting...

Boston Red Sox Vs New York Yankees Saturday Preview
September 27th, 2014 at 12:18 PM
The Boston Red Sox (70-90) meet the New York Yankees in the middle game of their three game series. The Yankees B Squad won the opener while the majority of their regular starters watched from the bench. Not many teams can say they have six former All-Stars on their bench....

Joe Kelly Aims to Become an Ace
September 22nd, 2014 at 11:33 AM
There are plenty of questions regarding their pitching rotation that the Boston Red Sox will need to answer heading into the 2015 season, not the least of which is who will be the ace to anchor the staff. Joe Kelly would like to be considered in the mix for that...

Boston Red Sox Vs Baltimore Orioles Sunday Preview
September 21st, 2014 at 12:10 PM
The Boston Red Sox (67-88) meet the Baltimore Orioles (93-61) in the rubber game of their weekend series. This marks Boston's final road game of the season, with the team entering with a 36-44 record on the road. ***PHOTO1*** David Ortiz got Boston out to an early lead with a two-run homer...

Boston Red Sox Vs Kansas City Royals Sunday Preview
September 14th, 2014 at 12:30 PM
The Boston Red Sox (65-84) finish up their series with the Kansas City Royals (81-66). The Royals will be looking to even up the four game series after beating Boston for the first time this season last night. ***PHOTO1*** Royals manager Ned Yost mixed up his lineup and it paid immediate dividends...

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 Fire & Ice: David Ortiz Hot, Koji Uehara Cold
August 25th, 2014 at 12:09 PM
The Boston Red Sox dropped every game this past week and are currently sliding through an 8-game losing streak. Only 4 other teams in the majors have a worse winning percentage (.431) this season. ***PHOTO1*** Here are some guys that have been hot and cold this week. On Fire David Ortiz Past 7 Days: .647/.769/.1.118,...

Boston Red Sox Vs Seattle Mariners Friday Preview
August 22nd, 2014 at 4:56 PM
The Boston Red Sox (56-71) begin a weekend series with the Seattle Mariners (68-58). Boston has lost 5 straight after being swept by the LA Angels earlier this week. ***PHOTO1*** Meanwhile, the Mariners are half a game out of the second Wild Card spot and vying for their first trip to the...

Boston Red Sox Vs Houston Astros Sunday Preview
August 17th, 2014 at 12:17 PM
The Boston Red Sox (56-66) finish up their weekend series with the Houston Astros (51-73). Boston has taken two out of three so far after taking back control of the series with a win last night. ***PHOTO1*** David Ortiz led the way by smashing a pair of home runs - the first...

Boston Red Sox Vs Cincinnati Reds Tuesday Preview
August 12th, 2014 at 4:15 PM
The Boston Red Sox (52-65) kick off a series with the Cincinnati Reds (60-58) for the last stop on their current road trip. Boston swept a short two-game series at Fenway Park when the teams met back in May. Craig Breslow got the win in relief of each game, which both...

Boston Red Sox Vs St. Louis Cardinals Thursday Preview
August 7th, 2014 at 5:05 PM
The Boston Red Sox (50-63) play the St. Louis Cardinals (60-52) in the rubber match of their three game series. Boston evened the score last night as Joe Kelly beat his best friend and former teammate, Shelby Miller, in a pitchers duel. ***PHOTO1*** Kelly held St. Louis to a single run over...

Boston Red Sox Vs St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday Preview
August 6th, 2014 at 5:03 PM
The Boston Red Sox (49-63) play the middle game of their three game series against the St. Louis Cardinals (60-51). A win in the first game of the series gave the Cardinals a modicum of revenge for last year's World Series loss to Boston, but they won't be satisfied unless...

Boston Red Sox Vs. St. Louis Cardinals: World Series Game 3 Preview
October 26th, 2013 at 4:43 PM
The action shifts west to St. Louis as the Cardinals host the Boston Red Sox in Game 3 of the 2013 World Series from Busch Stadium. With the series tied at one game apiece, the Cardinals go with Joe Kelly on the mound while the Red Sox use the veteran Jake...