1. 10 Players Who Are Keeping the Red Sox Afloat in the Pennant Race

    The Boston Red Sox are just three games out of a playoff spot and are really just barely in it thanks to great play from unusual suspects...

    Brian Roach Written by Brian Roach about 2 years ago 4,282 reads 19 comments

  2. MLB Power Rankings: The Boston Red Sox Will Be in Top 10 by End of June

    The Boston Red Sox will be able to finish its interleague play well and have a strong finish against the Blue Jays and Mariners at the end of the month to get back in to the hunt in the AL East and the MLB power rankings...

    Brian Roach Written by Brian Roach about over 2 years ago 1,703 reads 26 comments

  3. Boston Red Sox: Predicting Ben Cherington's 4 Biggest Trade Deadline Goals

    Boston Red Sox GM Ben Cherington needs to trade a couple of players away and make sure that several key players return without a hitch...

    Brian Roach Written by Brian Roach about over 2 years ago 4,541 reads 9 comments

  4. Why Boston Red Sox, Daisuke Matsuzaka Will Dominate the Nationals Saturday

    Bsoton Red Sox pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka will dominate the Washington Nationals on Saturday because he is pitching better and the Nationals lineup is average at best...

    Brian Roach Written by Brian Roach about over 2 years ago 753 reads 11 comments

  5. Boston Red Sox: 4 Things the Media Doesn't Get About Bobby V's Team

    The 2012 Boston Red Sox team is starting to gel with the management style of Bobby Valentine. It has shown through the last month or so of games with winning series after winning ...

    Brian Roach Written by Brian Roach about over 2 years ago 3,869 reads 2 comments

  6. Boston Red Sox: Does Will Middlebrooks Playing Shortstop Save Season?

    If Dustin Pedroia ends up on the DL, then Will Middlebrooks playing shortstop will help the Boston Red Sox make a push in the AL East and may be the difference for the Sox making the postseason at the end of the 2012 season...

    Brian Roach Written by Brian Roach about over 2 years ago 6,571 reads 6 comments

  7. Boston Red Sox: Why They Can Trust Felix Doubront in Pressure Games

    Felix Doubront has dominated the AL East so far as a big league starter and has really been the most consistent starter for the Boston Red Sox for the entire 2012 season. The hard-throwing lefty is a team-best 5-2 with a 3...

    Brian Roach Written by Brian Roach about over 2 years ago 1,174 reads 4 comments

  8. Boston Red Sox: Does Math Help Case for World Series Championship?

    With a .600 winning percentage over its last 30 games, the Boston Red Sox can use that math to make a postseason berth for the first time since 2009. According to Gordon Edes of ESPN Boston , "If the Sox maintain that ...

    Brian Roach Written by Brian Roach about over 2 years ago 431 reads 0 comments

  9. Boston Red Sox: 10 Reasons Not to Give Up on the 2012 Season

    Between injuries, struggles at the plate and even pitchers just not getting their jobs done, the 2012 Boston Red Sox team has struggled to stay in contention in the AL East...

    Brian Roach Written by Brian Roach about over 2 years ago 939 reads 7 comments

  10. Boston Red Sox: Adrian Gonzalez's Home Run Drought Will End with a Bang

    Adrian Gonzalez seems to just be missing the ball in the last couple months. Thursday night versus Tampa Bay , he hit a ball down the right field line that was foul by only a couple feet but had the distance for a long home run...

    Brian Roach Written by Brian Roach about over 2 years ago 392 reads 5 comments

  11. Boston Red Sox: Will Daisuke Matsuzaka's Return Push Daniel Bard to Bullpen?

    Daisuke Matsuzaka is on the verge of being called up to the Boston Red Sox and is currently in Triple-A fine-tuning all of his pitches to bounce back from Tommy John...

    Brian Roach Written by Brian Roach about over 2 years ago 1,410 reads 5 comments

  12. Josh Beckett: Why Boston Red Sox Hurler Can Still Be an Ace

    Josh Beckett has struggled since last September and has looked as brilliant at times, but his demeanor is what really upsets Boston Red Sox fans all over the world...

    Brian Roach Written by Brian Roach about over 2 years ago 532 reads 4 comments

  13. David Ortiz: Can Big Papi Legitimately Win MVP at 36 Years Old?

    David Ortiz started 2012 with the hottest April start of his career and is currently in contention for the lead in every major league batting category...

    Brian Roach Written by Brian Roach about over 2 years ago 114 reads 8 comments

  14. Mariano Rivera Injury: What This Means for the Boston Red Sox in AL East Race

    Mariano Rivera is the anchor for the entire New York Yankees roster and now he is out for the entire year due to a torn ACL, according to ESPN . The injury came while shagging fly balls in the outfield before a game at Kansas City...

    Brian Roach Written by Brian Roach about over 2 years ago 2,605 reads 2 comments

  15. Daisuke Matsuzaka: Is He Actually an Upgrade over Anyone in Red Sox Rotation?

    Daisuke Matsuzaka is a little under a month away from returning from Tommy John surgery, but where will he fit on the roster once he is set to pitch in the majors in a couple weeks? ...

    Brian Roach Written by Brian Roach about over 2 years ago 2,971 reads 18 comments

  16. Boston Red Sox: Why Clay Buchholz Is Their Most Important Player in 2012

    Clay Buchholz is slotted as the No. 3 starter for the Boston Red Sox , but he is more than that for 2012. He is the most important player on the Red Sox this season, and it looks as if he can live up to those expectations through his first four games...

    Brian Roach Written by Brian Roach about over 2 years ago 1,110 reads 2 comments

  17. Carl Crawford: Why the Boston Red Sox Do Not Need the Speedster

    Carl Crawford is set to meet with Dr. James Andrew for a second opinion on his ailing left elbow and that could mean Tommy John surgery is in his future...

    Brian Roach Written by Brian Roach about over 2 years ago 612 reads 4 comments

  18. Boston Red Sox: Don't Press Panic Button Just Yet

    After 12 games the Boston Red Sox are 4-8, or two games better than they were in 2011 at this same point in time...

    Brian Roach Written by Brian Roach about over 2 years ago 197 reads 1 comments

  19. Jacoby Ellsbury, Kevin Youkilis Pressing Because of Contract Status?

    Jacoby Ellsbury and Kevin Youkilis are both in contract years and are trying to show the Boston Red Sox , as well as other teams, that they can be an asset for years to come. However, both players have been struggling out of the gate...

    Brian Roach Written by Brian Roach about over 2 years ago 2,591 reads 6 comments

  20. Boston Red Sox: Why They Will Win Home Opener Against the Tampa Bay Rays

    After a long six-game road trip, the Boston Red Sox are ready for some home cooking at Fenway to get back into the top of the standings in the AL East. The Tampa Bay Rays come to town and the first game starts at 2:10 p...

    Brian Roach Written by Brian Roach about over 2 years ago 269 reads 2 comments

  21. Boston Red Sox: 10 Players Who Need to Pick Up the Slack to Overcome Injuries

    Injuries have been a major concern for the Boston Red Sox so far in the 2012 season. But the Red Sox still have the potential to win a lot of games without those players...

    Brian Roach Written by Brian Roach about over 2 years ago 2,859 reads 9 comments

  22. Boston Red Sox: 5 Things We Learned from Opening Day Loss

    The loss on Opening Day is nothing to worry about, Red Sox Nation. The Boston Red Sox battled back in the ninth inning to almost win the game, but the absence of Andrew Bailey really ...

    Brian Roach Written by Brian Roach about over 2 years ago 4,166 reads 12 comments

  23. Why Daniel Bard as a Starter Is a Huge Mistake for Boston Red Sox

    Daniel Bard was named the fifth starter for the Boston Red Sox on Sunday, but it was a huge mistake based on Bard's past and now the news that Andrew Bailey is out likely past the All-Star break...

    Brian Roach Written by Brian Roach about over 2 years ago 2,871 reads 14 comments

  24. Kevin Youkilis: 10 Keys to Red Sox Star Staying Healthy for a Full Season

    Kevin Youkilis is probably the biggest unknown for the Boston Red Sox in 2012, based on the fact that he plays way too hard for third base, and every play he puts in 200 percent effort when he only needs to put in 95 percent...

    Brian Roach Written by Brian Roach about over 2 years ago 3,432 reads 10 comments

  25. Boston Red Sox: Why Daniel Bard Should Stay in the Bullpen

    The Boston Red Sox need Daniel Bard to stay in the bullpen for the rest of his career because when he has started he has struggled to control all of his pitches and has been hit hard...

    Brian Roach Written by Brian Roach about over 2 years ago 1,166 reads 8 comments