Kyle Weiland

Red Sox reliever Mark Melancon. (Photo by Abelimages/Getty Images)

Felger & Mazz: Is Melancon The Answer At Closer?

Felger and Massarotti opened the day breaking down the Sox trade that sent Jed Lowrie and Kyle Weiland to the Astros for closer Mark Melancon. Is Melancon in line to be the Sox new closer?


Reliever Mark Melancon is reportedly heading to the Boston Red Sox. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Red Sox Get Closer Melancon From Astros For Lowrie, Weiland

The Boston Red Sox have traded infielder Jed Lowrie and right handed pitcher Kyle Weiland to the Houston Astros for reliever Mark Melancon.


Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz, left, and Dustin Pedroia walk back to the dugout after Ortiz made the last out in the fifth inning against the Baltimore Orioles in the first game of a day-night doubleheader baseball game in Boston, Mass., Monday, Sept. 19, 2011. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Felger & Mazz: The Nonexistent Heartbeat At Fenway

Felger & Massarotti continued the day discussing the diminishing Red Sox. Does anyone have a pulse over there? Where’s the heartbeat?

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Red Sox outfielder Darnell McDonald misplays a ball in left field against the Orioles. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Red Sox Drop Game One To Orioles On Dropped Balls, Bad Call

The sun was shining bright in the Fenway Park outfield, but a dark cloud is hanging over the Boston Red Sox.


Carl Crawford #13 of the Boston Red Sox rounds first after hitting a home run in the seventh inning at Kauffman Stadium on August 21, 2011 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Crawford Late Scratch, Youkilis Out In Game One vs O’s

The Red Sox head into Monday’s double header with the Orioles two games up on the Rays in the Wild Card race with 10 games left to play.


David Ortiz of the Boston Red Sox hits a home run against the Oakland Athletics at Fenway Park August 27, 2011 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Ortiz, Gonzalez Return To Lineup Against Rays

The Boston Red Sox will have their lineup back intact Thursday night when they open a crucial four-game series against the Tampa Bay Rays at Fenway.


Red Sox starter Josh Beckett. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Red Sox Set Rotation, Beckett Goes Friday Against Rays

Josh Beckett will make his return to the Red Sox rotation Friday night at Fenway Park against the Tampa Bay Rays.


ST. PETERSBURG, FL - SEPTEMBER 10: The Tampa Bay Rays celebrate the win against the Boston Red Sox after the game on September 10, 2011 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by Steven Kovich/Getty Images)

Rays Beat Red Sox 6-5 In 11 On Longoria’s Single

The Tampa Bay Rays are making the AL playoff race very interesting.


TORONTO, CANADA - SEPTEMBER 6: Jarrod Saltalamacchia #39 and David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox celebrate David Ortiz run against the Toronto Blue Jays during MLB action at the Rogers Centre September 6, 2011 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Abelimages/Getty Images)

Ortiz, Scutaro Each Have 4 Hits As Red Sox Rout Jays

Jon Lester struck out 11 in seven innings to win his fourth straight decision, Marco Scutaro and David Ortiz each matched a career-high with four hits and the Boston Red Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 14-0 Tuesday night.


Clay Buchholz  (File photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Red Sox Need To Trade For A No. 3 Starter

98.5 The Sports Hub’s Nick Cattles says the Red Sox need to make a deal at the trade deadline.