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Fenway Nation Nov 27, 2016

Thanksgiving Leftovers: Muddy Chicken Is Fastest Glove

While you're deciding whether to re-heat that slab of Thanksgiving bird or turn it into turkey chili, we have some 'leftovers' of our own. Deep into an inactive off-season, MLB decided to name the 2016 All-Statcast™ team. Not surprisingly, Dustin Pedroia is slotted in at second base as "The Fastest Glove In The East"—combining a comeback offensive season with his signature stellar defense. A couple of other Carmine Hosers got honorable mentions—Jackie Bradley, Jr. in CF and Rick Porcello at pitcher. Oddly, MVP runner-up Mookie Betts wasn't even mentioned. A former Red Sox player did win...
Over the Monster Nov 23, 2016

The Red Sox’ strange platoon situation

Boston’s abundance of right-handed hitting doesn’t necessarily mean they need a lefty. The Red Sox have a lot of right-handed hitters. Look at the expected starting lineup, and you’ve got Dustin Pedroia, Mookie Betts, Xander Bogaerts, Hanley Ramirez. Sandy Leon masquerades as a switch-hitter, but his splits both in 2016 and before would suggest that he, too, is a righty—just one who happens to take some swings from the left side on occasion. On the other side of things, we have only Andrew Benintendi, Jackie Bradley Jr., and the third baseman, whoever that happens to be (Shaw bats...
Over the Monster Nov 8, 2016

Daily Red Sox Links: Dustin Pedroia, Wade Davis

Today’s links look at the effect CBA negotiations could have on the offseason, the team’s shopping list, and an update on the world of prospects. We may see more patience around the league this winter as the next CBA is finished. (Brian MacPherson; Providence Journal) Here, Sean McAdam looks at his shopping list for the Red Sox in free agency. (Sean McAdam; CSN New England) The bullpen figures to be a sticking an area the team will address. Could Wade Davis be a dark horse trade target? (Christopher Smith; Masslive) Cam Ellis has his full predictions for the upcoming offseason....

Red Sox Player News

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    Chris Sale

    Boston Red Sox trade package for Chris Sale was 'value-for-value overpay' some evaluators reportedly say; Was it?

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    Drew Pomeranz

    Boston Red Sox trade rumors: Clay Buchholz reportedly more available than Drew Pomeranz and that makes sense

  • 2

    Clay Buchholz

    Miami Marlins Said "No, Thanks" To Clay Buchholz Deal

  • 1

    Pablo Sandoval

    Pablo Sandoval, Boston Red Sox 3B, no longer 'complacent' after 'career had fallen into an abyss' (report)

  • 1

    David Price

    Red Sox Remain Patient On Trading Away A Starter

  • 1

    Mitch Moreland

    Daily Red Sox Links: Chris Sale, David Ortiz, Mitch Moreland

  • 1

    Steven Wright

    Red Sox Remain Patient On Trading Away A Starter

  • 1

    Matt Barnes

    Matt Barnes and DeMarcus Cousins sued over New York nightclub fight

  • 1

    Eduardo Rodriguez

    Miami Marlins Said "No, Thanks" To Clay Buchholz Deal

  • Rick Porcello

    Red Sox Remain Patient On Trading Away A Starter