5:58 PM EDT, Thu October 08, 2015
Fenway Nation 7 hours ago

Sox-Connected Cubbies Win Wild Card Over Bucs, 4-0

()Jon Lester, David Ross, Anthony Rizzo, Quintin Berry, Theo Epstein, Jed Hoyer—even "consultants" Manny Ramirez and Kevin Youkilis! These are some of the Red Sox connections on this year's Chicago Cubs ballclub. Last night, the North Siders blanked the home-town Pirates 4-0 in yet another stunning pitching display by Baltimore Oriole cast-off Jake Arrieta. Can you believe that the O's traded away this guy for Steve Clevenger and Scott Feldman? Anyway, now that The Evil Ones and Red Sox are golfing, we're pulling for the mini-Bruins of The Windy City.
Over the Monster Oct 2, 2015

Why aren't the Red Sox walking?

For a long time, the Red Sox have drawn more walks than any other team. Why isn't that happening this year? Over the past 10-15 years, the Red Sox have established a clear identity on offense that every team across the league has recognized. Year in and year out, they have built lineups that work counts better than just about every other team in the league and get as many free passes as anyone else. From Kevin Youkilis to Manny Ramirez to Dustin Pedroia to David Ortiz, they’ve seemingly always been built around absurdly patient hitters, consistently leading to one of best offenses. It’s...

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    Josh Donaldson

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  • 4 Matt Harvey

    Matt Harvey

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  • 3 Yovani Gallardo

    Yovani Gallardo

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  • 3 Steven Matz

    Steven Matz

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