ARE THE RED SOX DOING ENOUGH TO WIN IT ALL?

By Dave Little @DLittleMLB With the flurry of trades that have happened recently, several teams that pose a risk to us winning it all have grown stronger. The Indians, a very likely playoff opponent, have solidified an already stellar bullpen with one of the best relief pitchers in the game. The Dodgers, someone who we could face in the World Series, added (a player who … Continue reading ARE THE RED SOX DOING ENOUGH TO WIN IT ALL?

How to Improve the Hottest team in Baseball: Pedroia out for Season

By David Little – @DLittleMLB With Pedroia alluding to the fact that he will not play this season, it wouldn’t be a stretch to say that second base needs an upgrade. The obvious caveat to this being salary, the Red Sox can still make upgrades. Although the bullpen is also a major “need” area, I would like to look at potential second base options. Brian … Continue reading How to Improve the Hottest team in Baseball: Pedroia out for Season

RED SOX DRAFT RECAP: WHO & WHY?

(Photo Credit: mlb.com) By David Little – @DLittleMLB Prospects is sort of my thing. I can’t get enough. Constantly reviewing and watching the systems around the league, I find it intriguing to watch who’s new, who could possibly make an impact in the league, and more importantly for our team. With the MLB draft just passing, we have a new crop of prospects to look … Continue reading RED SOX DRAFT RECAP: WHO & WHY?

GOODBYE HANLEY: HIS IMPACT BEFORE & AFTER BEING DESIGNATED FOR ASSIGNMENT

By David Little – @DLittleMLB Hanley Ramirez was designated for assignment on Friday. The reasons for this are clear. There is 22 million of them actually. In other words, if Hanley reached 497 plate appearances this year, his $22M vesting option for 2019 would have kicked in. However, instead, he will only be owed the $15M remaining for the rest of this season. Boston can … Continue reading GOODBYE HANLEY: HIS IMPACT BEFORE & AFTER BEING DESIGNATED FOR ASSIGNMENT