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Doug Flutie Commits to Broadcast Shamrock Series

Doug Flutie confirmed Thursday, as reported by Chad Finn of the Boston Globe, that he will serve as color commentator for the Boston College vs. Notre Dame game to take place at Fenway Park on Saturday. Doug Flutie, whose parents passed away yesterday, has decided that he will call Saturday’s Boston College-Notre Dame game. — […]

Dave Dombrowski Meets with Hanley Ramirez

Dave Dombrowski made a detour on the way to Winter Meetings to meet with Hanley Ramirez in Boca Raton, Florida. Dombrowski hoped to speak to Ramirez about expectations for next season. The Red Sox would like to see Ramirez lose 15 lbs of muscle mass, so he can become a better run producer behind the […]

Fenway Park Featured on Nationals 2016 Calendar

Somebody made a big mistake! The Washington Nationals 2016 calendar features an image of Fenway Park instead of Nationals Park. After much laughter and backlash on the internet, Major League Baseball issued a statement about the calendar which falls under their license.

Ciao Bella! Celtics Open Pre-Season with win in Milan, Italy

The Celtics began their pre-season, exhibition action in Milan, Italy, beating EA7 Emporio Armani Milano 124-91. Now, they will fly to Madrid, Spain for a tilt on Thursday, October 6th at the RealMadreid Barclay’s Center.

Red Sox Season Finale Sees Orsillo’s Last Call, Farrell, Lovullo Announcement

While player performance on the field remained the same, The Red Sox 2015 season came to a close Sunday afternoon with many changes off the field including the departure of NESN announcer Don Orsillo, reinstatement of manager John Farell, and hire of Torey Lovullo to bench coach position.

Yoan Moncada Named Number 1 Prospect By Baseball America

Greenville Drive third baseman, Yoan Moncada, enjoyed an electric second half to his 2015 season landing him the number one spot in Baseball America’s top prospects in the South Atlantic league.  The League has single-A affiliates from the the New York Yankees, Kansas City Royals, and Baltimore Orioles major league franchises.

The Hanley Ramirez Experiment, In General, Must End

When you spend $88 million on a player he better be worth every red cent. Hanley Ramirez is not worth the high-priced contract he signed with the Red Sox. Hanley Ramirez reminds me of a movie from the 1980s starring a young Tom Hanks, called The Money Pit. A newlywed couple buys what they think […]

Dave Dombrowski Named Red Sox President of Baseball Operations

The Boston Red Sox named Dave Dombrowski President of Baseball Operations, effective immediately, on Tuesday evening. In reaction to the hire of Dombrowski, Ben Cherrington decided to step down as General Manager once Dombrowski’s transitional period is complete.

John Farrell Diagnosed with Stage 1 Lymphoma

John Farrell announced during his Friday night pre-game press conference that he has stage one lymphoma. The lymphoma was detected after having surgery in Detroit for a hernia on Monday. A mass was removed at the time of the surgery. Farrell will step down as manager of the Red Sox while he undergoes a nine-week course […]

LHP Henry Owens To Make MLB Debut for Red Sox Tuesday

Henry Owens will make his major league debut on Tuesday against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium. Owens was called up after Rick Porcello was placed on the 15-day disabled list with sore triceps muscles. The Red Sox organization has been slowly promoting Owens since 2013 when he went from single A Greenville Drive […]

Trade Rumor: Pirates Interested in Mike Napoli, Shane Victorino

The Pittsburgh Pirates are reportedly interested in Boston Red Sox first baseman, Mike Napoli and right fielder, Shane Victorino, according to Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reporter, Rob Biertempfel. Napoli will be a free agent at the completion of the 2015 season. He has been a solid defensive presence at first base, but has not been producing at the […]

Red Sox Show Interest in Cleveland Indians’ Starters

The Boston Red Sox are interested in pursing trades for Cleveland Indians starting pitchers, according to Ken Rosenthal of FoxSports report on Friday, July 24th. No specific names have been announced. The other team interested, and in better standing to buy, is the Los Angeles Dodgers, according to MLBTradeRumors.com. Cleveland’s starting rotation includes reigning Cy […]

Red Sox Interested in Cole Hamels and Johnny Cueto

Boston Red Sox Vice President Allard Baird was spotted at Sunday’s game in Philadelphia to watch Cole Hamels post-All Star Break start versus the Miami Marlins. Boston appears to still be interested in making a trade before July 31 for the Philadelphia Phillies, left-hander starter, despite his last two lackluster starts. Hamels averaged three innings […]

Brock Holt Headed to Cincinnati for All-Star Game

Brock Holt has been named to the American League All-Star team. The public may continue to vote, leaving the possibility for Xander Bogaerts to be voted on the team, too. The 27-year-old hitter is the only player from the Boston Red Sox scheduled to travel to Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati to participate in […]

Management Forced Its Hand With Rick Porcello, Red Sox Nation Pays

Rick Porcello does not belong on the mound of any major league ballpark. No one in their right mind would put a pitcher in their starting rotation that owns a 6.08 ERA. A 6.00 + ERA, this is insane. Right? The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over expecting different results. […]