5 Veteran Relievers The Red Sox Could Acquire To Replace Carson SmithHere are some veteran relievers who could fill the void left by Carson Smith on the Red Sox.
Xander Bogaerts Building His Own Hitting Streak, Up To 17 GamesIn a Red Sox offense filled with intriguing storylines, Bogaerts' emergence has gone unnoticed.
Buy Or Sell: Are The Red Sox A Legit Playoff Contender?Is it time to buy in on the Red Sox as a playoff contender? Adam Jones answered that and more.
Why Pitching Is The Hardest Thing To Rely On In Fantasy BaseballMost fantasy baseball owners plan their draft around picking pitchers that threw well last year. But as we all learn, sometimes things don't go as planned. Pitchers can get hurt; their performance can drop off for a number of reasons, sometimes without rational explanation. The hardest part for the fantasy owner is accepting that the present season is different than past seasons, and it's sometimes better to just admit you drafted wrong instead of stubbornly sticking with bad pitchers all season—and losing the league.
Bogaerts, Bradley 1-2 In Batting Average As Red Sox Continue To Dominate At PlateThe Red Sox lead the American League in most offensive categories, and the top two batters in the league.
Blake Swihart To Start In Left Field Friday For Red SoxBlake Swihart makes his first career major league start in left field Friday night.
Friday 5: Outside-The-Box Ideas To Speed Up Baseball Games While Keeping Them At 3 HoursHere are some juuust a bit outside-the-box ideas to speed up baseball games while keeping them at three-plus hours.
Baseball Has A Pace Of Play Problem, But Does It Really Want To Shorten Games?Manfred wants to improve the pacing of games, but does he want games to be shorter?
In Total, 14 Players & Coaches Disciplined For Rangers - Blue Jays BrawlRougned Odor will miss eight games for the brawl, along with 13 others fined or suspended.
Buy Or Sell: Is Xander Bogaerts A Top-5 Hitter In Baseball?Adam Jones and Joe Murray talked Red Sox and baseball in another edition of 'The Game of Jones.'
Clay Buchholz Should Be Fighting For His Spot In Red Sox RotationClay Buchholz's spot in the Red Sox rotation is safe right now. But he should be fighting to keep it.
At Fantasy Baseball Season's Quarter Pole, It's Time To Accept Patterns And TrendsMost teams in MLB have played close to 40 games at this point of the season, meaning the fantasy baseball season is one quarter over. If you've been waiting for that veteran to come around and start hitting, it's time to give up on the dream. If that pitcher still has an ERA way north of five runs per game, you may need to look elsewhere for wins and strikeouts. This is the time of the year when trends become permanent, really. Sticking too long with players headed for bad seasons only can hurt your team.