1. Halladay Dreams: Why The Yankees Need To Go Out and Get Doc

    For a second year in a row, the Yankees payroll has topped $200 million. Right now, the Yankees have about 59 percent chance of making the playoffs according to Baseball Prospectus' Postseason Odds...

    Tom Ricardo Written by Tom Ricardo about over 5 years ago 440 reads 10 comments

  2. Julio Lugo, the Thorn in Every Red Sox Fan's Backside, Is Finally Plucked Out

    Lugo is Gone, Lugo is Gone! Thank God Almighty, we are free at last! For too long has the Nation suffered under the crippling disease known as Julio Lugo. Lugo may have possibly been the least liked player in Red Sox' history...

    Tom Ricardo Written by Tom Ricardo about over 5 years ago 536 reads 7 comments

  3. A Look at The Yankees Going Into The Second Half

    Looking at the Yankees at the half way point, I was wondering do the Yankees have enough right now to win World Series? Their lineup is great and they are in a stadium tailor made for their lefty packed line up...

    Tom Ricardo Written by Tom Ricardo about over 5 years ago 168 reads 1 comments

  4. Checking On the Sox Farm: Midseason Prospect Rankings

    The Red Sox have one of the best systems in baseball. This is rare for a team like the Red Sox that has so much success as well as so many players that have been graduated from prospect status over the last couple of years...

    Tom Ricardo Written by Tom Ricardo about over 5 years ago 237 reads 0 comments

  5. Who's on First? The Red Sox Leadoff Dilemma

    The Red Sox are supposed to have the prototypical leadoff hitter. Fast with a high OBP in the minors, Ellsbury looked liked he would be manning the one spot in Fenway for years...

    Tom Ricardo Written by Tom Ricardo about over 5 years ago 142 reads 1 comments

  6. Deadline Juggernauts: Boston Red Sox Look Dominant in Trade Market

    As July 31 looms forward, several teams look for the missing pieces to help them make a run. Other teams realized their chances are as slim as John Goodman in a hot body contest...

    Tom Ricardo Written by Tom Ricardo about over 5 years ago 76 reads 0 comments

  7. Theo Epstein's Shortstop Shuffle

    There have been three trademarks of the Epstein Era—winning, great drafts, and horrendous shortstops...

    Tom Ricardo Written by Tom Ricardo about over 5 years ago 44 reads 0 comments

  8. Worst Loss of 2009

    I imagine a lot of people went to sleep during the 1+ hour rain delay thinking this game was in the bag.  Last night’s box score will be a giant turd in the coffee of many New Englanders this morning...

    Tom Ricardo Written by Tom Ricardo about over 5 years ago 22 reads 0 comments

  9. That Pitcher Was Sick

    Altanta pitcher Tommy Hanson was sick yesterday. No, I don’t mean sick as in “phat”, “off the hook”, “impressive”, or “surprisingly effective”.  I mean sick as in “ill”...

    Tom Ricardo Written by Tom Ricardo about over 5 years ago 35 reads 0 comments