Who will be the next Boston sports athletes to have their numbers retired? After Wade Boggs had his #26 retired by the Red Sox on Thursday Night, this topic began to be discussed from a Red Sox standpoint. If you would like to read our post on how Wade Boggs would be viewed today, click […]
Month: May 2016
Who Is Jackie Bradley Jr.?
Who is Jackie Bradley Jr.? This has been a topic of discussion that has been a roller coaster ride over the past three seasons. Bradley has shown flashes of brilliance over his four-year career and he has also shown long stretches of play to show that isn’t even a capable Major League Baseball player. So, […]
If Wade Boggs Played Today…
If Wade Boggs played today, how we he be viewed by baseball experts? Boggs’ number 26 will be retired at Fenway Park on May 26th. He’s already in the Baseball Hall of Fame. His accomplishments have been valued and he is viewed as one of the best hitters in the game during the 1980’s. However, […]
Kevin Faulk Wins Patriots Popularity Contest
The Patriots announced that Kevin Faulk will be inducted into the Patriots Hall of Fame on Wednesday. Is this a Hall of Fame or a popularity contest? Kevin Faulk was a nice piece to a team that won three Super Bowls. He was a decent returner and a pretty good third down back. A Hall […]
One More Year For Ortiz?
David Ortiz is performing at an unbelievable level and the discussion has ramped up by the media and fans about him potentially playing one more year. Through 37 games, Ortiz is batting .320 with 10 home runs and 33 RBI. His .695 Slugging % and 1.101 OPS lead all of Major League Baseball. In other […]
Four Red Sox Thoughts
There’s so much to talk about with the Red Sox and, today, we’re going to share four thoughts on the team. The Red Sox entered their series with the Houston Astros on Thursday Night with a 21-13 record which is tied for first place in the American League East with the Baltimore Orioles. The Red […]
An Official Problem In MLB
If you watched Friday Night’s Red Sox vs. Yankees game, you saw an official problem in Major League Baseball. Literally, an official was the problem! The Red Sox and Yankees battled for over three hours with the Yankees leading 3-2 in the 9th inning. The Yankees brought in their lights out closer, Andrew Miller, for […]
Who’s The Odd Man Out?
Who will be the odd man out of the Red Sox rotation? It’s a question the Red Sox are going to have to answer in the next couple of weeks as Eduardo Rodriguez and Joe Kelly are expected to be ready to return to the big league club. The Red Sox have seven starting pitchers […]
The Best Year In Boston Sports? 1986 vs. 2004
What was the best year in Boston sports? There have certainly been a lot of outstanding years especially since 2001. Boston sports teams have won nine championships in the past fifteen years to go along with thirteen championship appearances. If you take a look at years prior to 2001, it’s tough to find years that […]