8:31 PM EST, Wed February 01, 2023
NESN.com 9 hours ago

Red Sox Announce Partnership With Museum of African American History

In recognition of Black History Month, the Red Sox and Red Sox Foundation are partnering with the Museum of African American History in Boston and Nantucket to provide free admission and tours for all visitors from Feb. 21 to 26, coinciding with school vacation week. The free admission is extended to all visitors of the […] The post Red Sox Announce Partnership With Museum of African American History appeared first on NESN.com.
NESN.com 9 hours ago

Chaim Bloom Explains Why Red Sox Were Interested In Richard Bleier

The Red Sox ultimately didn’t come away empty-handed after they decided to move on from longtime bullpen stalwart Matt Barnes. Barnes, who Boston designed for assignment last week, was flipped for Richard Bleier in a trade with the Miami Marlins. Bleier is a left-handed relief pitcher who the Red Sox have “liked for a while,” […] The post Chaim Bloom Explains Why Red Sox Were Interested In Richard Bleier appeared first on NESN.com.
Over the Monster 11 hours ago
OTM Open Thread 2/1: It is Wednesday

OTM Open Thread 2/1: It is Wednesday

Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/ A whole new month Happy Wednesday and happy February! Spring Training kicks off in a few weeks. The season starts next month (barely). Boston was buried in snow 8 years ago but today it’s sunny and, well, cold. Matt Barnes is gone, leaving just Rafael Devers and Ryan Brasier as members of the 2018 Red Sox that did a little thing called winning a World Series. Stunning, considering the youth of that core. Talk about what you want, get hyped for Groundhog Day (I guess) and be good to one another.
Over the Monster 11 hours ago
2023 Positional Preview: Breathe Easy, Third Base Is Covered

2023 Positional Preview: Breathe Easy, Third Base Is Covered

Photo by Maddie Malhotra/Boston Red Sox/ The Red Sox are more locked in at third base than any other position thanks to one Rafael Devers. Welcome to Over the Monster’s 2023 Season Preview! Between now and Opening Day, we’ll be here to tell you anything and everything* you need to know about the upcoming season. Below is an installment in our Positional Preview Series, in which we do a deep dive on each positional group. Let’s get things started at third base. * Well, not everything, but a lot of things. Trust us: you don’t actually want everything, anyway; a...
Over the Monster 13 hours ago
Red Sox Links: Starting Pitching Vibes Check

Red Sox Links: Starting Pitching Vibes Check

Photo by Maddie Malhotra/Boston Red Sox/ There was a lot to like about Brayan Bello’s 2022 campaign and with that comes exponentially rising expectations. How he handles those expectations and performs under such pressure will be among the upcoming season’s most critical factors. (John Tomase; NBC Sports Boston) Bello is part of what could either be a pretty solid group of starters or an absolute catastrophe of injuries and underperformance, with seemingly little room for something in between. (Julian McWilliams; Boston Globe) Jen McCaffrey weighs in on how bad (or...