Boston Red Sox

Boston Red Sox

Top Articles

5 American League Storylines to Watch During Spring Training

By Nicholas Ian Allen, 11 months 3 weeks ago
Spring training is in full swing, the World Baseball Classic is underway, and Opening Day for the 2017 MLB season is right around the corner. As teams look ahead to baseball games that count in the standings, we give a rundown of some of the biggest American League storylines of the spring.   Boston’s Pennant Hopes Boosted by New Big 3 The Red Sox are the clear favorite to repeat...

Boston Red Sox: 2017 Preview, Predictions & Schedule

By Athlon Sports, 1 year 2 weeks ago
The Red Sox spent years building for the future. Under Dave Dombrowski, however, they’re acting as if the apocalypse is drawing near. Blessed with a young roster and loads of talent at the big-league level, Dombrowski is going for it in a big way. By trading away the top two remaining jewels of his farm system — Yoan Moncada and Michael Kopech — for former White Sox ace Chris...

Making Baseball Fun: Spicing Up the All-Star Game

By Jake Rose, 1 year 7 months ago
This past spring training, Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper unabashedly donned his “Make Baseball Fun Again” hat in an effort to shed light on baseball’s lack of individuality.   To some baseball lifers, Harper’s tongue-in-cheek ball cap was seen as too brash and self-serving, an indictment of the latest generation of professional athlete — and...

Red Sox at Royals

By hmcclary, 1 year 9 months ago

New York Mets vs. Los Angeles Dodgers Preview and Prediction

By Jake Rose, 1 year 9 months ago
The Dodgers and Mets are no strangers to one another. Last fall’s National League Division Series between the two teams will forever be known as Daniel Murphy’s coming out party. Now, Murphy is a member of the rival Nationals, and the Mets may be even better, especially offensively, than they were a season ago — a season that culminated with a World Series appearance....

Ranking the Best and Worst MLB Logos in 2016

By Athlon Sports, 1 year 10 months ago
Brand recognition is important in today’s business climate and that includes professional sports. One critical component to a team’s identity is its logo. While fans certainly relate to the players, it’s the team’s logo that’s displayed prominently on the uniform and pretty much every piece of memorabilia or merchandise.   Click here to buy Athlon Sports...

5 Things to Watch During MLB Winter Meetings

By Jake Rose, 2 years 2 months ago
The pitching market has been on the front burner so far during the MLB Hot Stove season. David Price signed a seven-year, $217 million ($31 million AAV) deal to be the ace of the last-place Boston Red Sox, only to see his deal be one-upped by Zack Greinke’s six-year, $206 million ($34 million AAV) contract with the — surprise! — Arizona Diamondbacks. Former Nationals...

Boston Red Sox Mt. Rushmore (Franchise Four)

By Charlie Miller, 2 years 7 months ago
Major League Baseball is promoting an effort to identify the best four players in each team’s history with their "Franchise Four." We selected our choices for Mt. Rushmores a few years ago. Here are updated versions for all 30 teams. Who are the four baseball players that have risen above all others for each organization? The question sounds simple, right? Not so fast. Let the...

Recap: Toronto vs. Boston

By The Sports Network, 2 years 7 months ago
Toronto, ON ( - Justin Smoak homered twice among his three hits and drove in three runs as the Toronto Blue Jays celebrated Canada Day with an 11-2 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday. Edwin Encarnacion hit a three-run homer, Josh Donaldson and Jose Bautista each hit two-run shots and Jose Reyes provided four hits and four runs scored for the Blue Jays, who dropped...

Recap: Toronto vs. Boston

By The Sports Network, 2 years 7 months ago
Toronto, ON ( - David Ortiz and Jackie Bradley Jr. belted solo home runs and the Boston Red Sox held on to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-3 on Tuesday night. Ortiz and Bradley homered off red-hot Toronto starter Marco Estrada, who was coming off back-to-back near no-hitters but was knocked around in this one, failing to make it out of the third inning. Mookie Betts had...