1. Hottest and Coldest Boston Red Sox Players Heading into the Second Half

    The Red Sox own the best record in the MLB and are the hottest team around after finishing last in their division in 2012...

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  2. Odds of Possible Boston Red Sox Trades Actually Happening

    In 2012, the Red Sox made some serious noise at the trade deadline when they sent Josh Beckett, Carl Crawford and Adrian Gonzalez to the Dodgers in the blockbuster deal of the season...

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  3. Boston Red Sox: Most Memorable Highlights of the Season's First Half

    We've reached the 2013 season's halfway point, and, unlike last year, there have been many positive, memorable Red Sox moments so far, resulting in a nice 4.5-game lead in the AL East...

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  4. Predicting the Boston Red Sox's Final Regular-Season Record

    We're 79 games into the baseball season, and the Boston Red Sox are—gasp—in first place in the AL East with a 46-33 record. They're sitting a pretty 2.5 games ahead of both the New York Yankees and Baltimore Orioles ...

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  5. The 5 Biggest Disappointments for the Boston Red Sox so Far

    After Boston finished in last place in the AL East in 2012, Red Sox fans don't have too much to complain about as their team now sits in first place for 2013. The energy and optimism over at Fenway is more electric than it has been in a few years...

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  6. The 1 Player Boston Red Sox Fans Are Getting Absolutely Fed Up With

    In 2012, Red Sox Nation was enraged. It called for the head of manager Bobby Valentine on a platter, daily...

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  7. Re-Grading Every Boston Red Sox Offseason Acquisition or Move

    The Boston Red Sox were in need of some serious help after their disastrous 2012 campaign, leading to a busy offseason in attempting to solve their problems...

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  8. Biggest Surprises for the Red Sox so Far This Season

    The 2013 Boston Red Sox have been the surprise of Major League Baseball. Following one of the worst seasons in franchise history—in which they finished last in the AL East—Boston got off to a hot 12-4 start in 2013...

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  9. Boston Red Sox Players Who Have Not Gotten Off to the Start They Hoped for

    There's no doubt that even with their recent losing streak, the Red Sox came out stronger in 2013 than anyone expected. And with that, some players have truly impressed. Big Papi returned from injury like his old self—maybe even better...

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  10. Breaking Down the Boston Red Sox's Best Trade Bait

    Now that we're nearly six weeks into the 2013 season, the trade rumors are beginning to circle. Some players who have gotten off to slow starts might be placed on the chopping block, ...

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  11. Ranking the Best Home Runs in Red Sox History

    Though Red Sox fans will go on about the constant suffering endured until the team finally won a World Series in 2004—and again in 2007—there have been plenty of momentous events throughout Boston's long history...

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  12. Boston Red Sox Prospects off to the Most Shocking Hot Starts

    It's easy to get caught up in how well the Red Sox have been doing—that 13-0 beating from the A's being the exception. But, it's still always important to check in with the future of the franchise...

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  13. 3 Reasons to Feel Great About the Start to the 2013 Boston Red Sox Season

    The Red Sox are 10-4. They're in first place in the AL East Division. The Yankees are one-and-a-half games back. This is not a joke. After the unspeakable 2012 season, things really couldn't be better for Red Sox fans...

    Jess Lander Written by Jess Lander about over 1 year ago 1,304 reads 1 comments

  14. United We Stand: Thoughts on the New York Yankees Tribute to Boston

    Over the last several years, the famous Red Sox and Yankees rivalry has been said to be dead, or at the very least, diminished...

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  15. Predicting Who'll Be the Boston Red Sox MVP in 2013

    It's pretty early for any player on the Red Sox roster to claim the bid for MVP. But while many players ride a roller coaster—heat up and cool down and heat back up—throughout ...

    Jess Lander Written by Jess Lander about over 1 year ago 431 reads 5 comments

  16. Debate: Does the New U.S. Women's Soccer League Stand a Chance?

    The National Women's Soccer League—the third attempt at a professional women's soccer league in the U.S.—opens up its first season tomorrow...

    Jess Lander Written by Jess Lander about over 1 year ago 3,910 reads 3 comments

  17. Boston Red Sox Players Whom You Want Up with the Game on the Line

    Let's say it's the bottom of the ninth and the Boston Red Sox are down two runs to the New York Yankees , or there's two outs and no men on base in the 12th inning of Game 7 in the ALCS...

    Jess Lander Written by Jess Lander about over 1 year ago 1,918 reads 7 comments

  18. 5 Things We Learned About the Red Sox in Week One

    Sure, one week is nothing in the grand scheme of a 162-game season. But after a long spring training, we've finally gotten a legitimate feeling for how the 2013 Red Sox look. How do they look? Not too shabby...

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  19. Realistic Timetable for David Ortiz Return to Red Sox from Achilles Injury

    The Red Sox 's 8-2 victory over the Yankees on Opening Day represented hope that 2013 will leave 2012 in the dust. Still, the Red Sox lineup on Monday was not exactly perfect. One important player was noticeably missing...

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  20. Breaking Down Red Sox Backups by Position

    If there's one thing the Red Sox know a lot about, it's injuries. With a handful of players starting the season on the disabled list and other players that could be considered injury ...

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  21. Final Predictions for the Boston Red Sox Roster

    It's been a long spring, but we're finally closing in on Opening Day. With just a week left before the final 25-man roster is posted, we've got a pretty good idea of what names will be on the list...

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  22. Red Sox Debate: Does Lester or Buchholz Deserve the Opening Day Start?

    Red Sox manager John Farrell hasn't yet named his Opening Day starter. Still, it's pretty much assumed that, barring injury, the ball will go to Jon Lester ...

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  23. Boston Red Sox: Players Who Will Be the Toughest to Demote

    Spring training is not as simple as a typical tryout. He who performs the best, puts up top numbers or comes in with the a strong past, does not automatically make the team—no matter how loud the fans cheer...

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  24. Power Ranking Red Sox Top 10 Prospects Based on Spring Training Performance

    Spring training still has some innings to be played, but when it comes down to the Opening Day roster, more than just camp performance will come into play—like experience and past production...

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  25. Does Andrew Miller's Hair Signal a Return of the Red Sox Idiots?

    Andrew Miller looks like a mountain man. With shoulder-length locks and a bushy beard, Miller resembles Tom Hanks stranded on a desert island for at least a year. Is it attractive? Not even a little bit...

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