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  • Eduardo Rodriguez to represent Red Sox in league-wide MLB The Show tournament

    Eduardo Rodriguez to represent Red Sox in league-wide MLB The Show tournament

    Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/Getty Images It starts tonight. We are all craving a little bit of baseball in our life and MLB, like all of the other sports, is trying to figure out a way...

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  • FanPost Friday: Which Players Should Have Their Numbers Retired?

    FanPost Friday: Which Players Should Have Their Numbers Retired?

    Photo by Focus on Sport/Getty Images Ian Browne from mlb.com posited a great question on twitter a few nights ago, “Which number should be the next one to be retired by the Red Sox?” He set up...

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  • OTM Rountable: Favorite baseball movie

    OTM Rountable: Favorite baseball movie

    Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images Pretty straight forward, I think. We are now a couple of weeks into this hiatus of baseball and, well, I’ve got to be honest. I didn’t think it would...

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  • Red Sox Top Prospect Voting: Pedro Castellanos searches for power

    Red Sox Top Prospect Voting: Pedro Castellanos searches for power

    Pedro Castellanos | Kelly O’Connor; https://sittingstill.smugmug.com/ He started to find it towards the end of last year. As we go deeper into this list than we normally do thanks to a lack of...

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  • OTM Open Thread 4/10: It is Friday

    OTM Open Thread 4/10: It is Friday

    Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Happy Friday everyone. Our Fake Sox look to make it three in a row tonight with Eduardo Rodriguez going up against the Mariners. In the real world, ESPN is showing...

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  • Daily Red Sox Links: Kevin Pillar, Carlton Fisk, Rafael Devers

    Daily Red Sox Links: Kevin Pillar, Carlton Fisk, Rafael Devers

    Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Look for Kevin Pillar to try a new approach at the plate this year. (Julian McWilliams; Boston Globe) Chad Jennings takes a look back at one of the great...

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  • Fake Sox Game 14: Christian Vázquez only hits clutch home runs

    Fake Sox Game 14: Christian Vázquez only hits clutch home runs

    Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/Getty Images J.D. Martinez had one, too. The following simulation and images are courtesy of Out of the Park Baseball 21 Our Fake Sox are starting to roll...

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  • Positional Breakdown: Starting Pitchers

    Positional Breakdown: Starting Pitchers

    Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/Getty Images You may want to block your eyes. Over the next eleven days, we are going to take a look at the Red Sox depth chart to break down each position...

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  • It’s time to get over Roger Clemens leaving

    It’s time to get over Roger Clemens leaving

    Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports And to get over ourselves. The other day old friend Ian Browne of MLB.com put up this poll: A poll to go with an upcoming story I'm writing. Which number should...

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  • OTM Open Thread 4/9: It is Thursday

    OTM Open Thread 4/9: It is Thursday

    Photo by Stan Grossfeld/The Boston Globe via Getty Images Happy Thursday everyone. Our Fake Sox are coming off a third straight series win and now they head out west for a four-game set against...

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  • Daily Red Sox Links: Carlton Fisk, Pedro Martínez, Jimmie Foxx

    Daily Red Sox Links: Carlton Fisk, Pedro Martínez, Jimmie Foxx

    Who is the best backstop in Red Sox history? (John Tomase; NBC Sports Boston) What about best individual seasons by a first baseman? (Chad Jennings; The Athletic) I know who the best pitcher was,...

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  • Fake Sox Game 13: A third straight series win

    Fake Sox Game 13: A third straight series win

    Gregory J. Fisher-USA TODAY Sports A few big home runs give the Red Sox a getaway day victory. The following simulation and video are brought to you by Out of the Park Baseball 21 Our Fake Sox...

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  • Positional Breakdown: Designated Hitter

    Positional Breakdown: Designated Hitter

    Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Is it worth doing this position? That’s for God to decide! Over the next eleven days, we are going to take a look at the Red Sox depth chart to break down each...

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  • Any sort of 2020 season would likely further expose the weaknesses of the Red Sox roster

    Any sort of 2020 season would likely further expose the weaknesses of the Red Sox roster

    Jim Rassol-USA TODAY Sports A shortened season doesn’t play into this team’s hands We are living in a world of uncertainty that is enough to make even the most even-keeled among us anxious....

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  • OTM Open Thread 4/8: It is Wednesday

    OTM Open Thread 4/8: It is Wednesday

    Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports Happy Wednesday everyone. Our Fake Sox are coming off a disaster of a game on Tuesday and are looking for a win in this afternoon’s rubber match before traveling...

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  • Daily Red Sox Links: Chris Sale, Dave Dombrowski, Chaim Bloom

    Daily Red Sox Links: Chris Sale, Dave Dombrowski, Chaim Bloom

    David Richard-USA TODAY Sports Chris Sale spoke with the media on Tuesday. (Rob Bradford; WEEI) One of the parts of that talk that stood out to me was Sale looking back and wondering if he was...

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  • Fake Sox Game 12: Nathan Eovaldi has had better days

    Fake Sox Game 12: Nathan Eovaldi has had better days

    Photo by Kathryn Riley/Getty Images This one was over basically before it began. The following simulation and images are courtesy of Out of the Park Baseball 21 Our Fake Sox have been playing...

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  • Positional Breakdown: Right Field

    Positional Breakdown: Right Field

    Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/Getty Images A look at the position where, well, you know what happened this winter. Over the next eleven days, we are going to take a look at the Red Sox...

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  • Red Sox Top Prospect Voting: Brainer Bonaci looks to make the leap

    Red Sox Top Prospect Voting: Brainer Bonaci looks to make the leap

    Brainer Bonaci | Kelly O’Connor; https://sittingstill.smugmug.com/ He’s gotten a bit of helium of late, and he could really experience it next year, In our latest addition in which Durbin...

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  • OTM Open Thread 4/7: It is Tueday

    OTM Open Thread 4/7: It is Tueday

    Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/Getty Images Happy Tuesday everyone. Our Fake Sox got a nice win on Monday and will look to clinch a third straight series victory with a win over the Rays...

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