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  • Posted 08/02/2015 11:13:26 EDT

    I wouldn't bet that they make the playoffs I would bet that Napoli and maybe another player or two are gone by the end of this month. I am optimistic moving forward with players like Mookie Betts, Xan more »

  • Posted 08/02/2015 11:04:25 EDT

    In response to Hfxsoxnut's comment: It'll be interesting to see what happens with the Yankees this year. Their rotation is suddenly in very iffy shape. The Jays beefed up big time.  The Orioles added more »

  • Forum Post: Shaw

    Posted 08/02/2015 09:27:07 EDT

    shaws power has come along over the last couple years. Hes always had a good OBP in the minors through AA. A little adjustment in AAA, but I think he could, at the very least, be a solid platoon playe more »

  • Posted 08/02/2015 07:24:08 EDT

    The PTBNL from the cubbies, Marco Hernandez, is turning out to be a fairly nice pickup so far. new rankings have Devers as our #1 and Moncada is now at #2 Guerra moved to #6 and 17yo Anderson Espinosa more »

  • Posted 08/01/2015 05:29:59 EDT

    In response to moonslav59's comment: Cherry picking. If you look at Iglesias's total body of work in Boston his OPS was .690 and his OPS+ was 89, both low. I want a SS who plays decent defense or bett more »

  • Forum Post: Shaw

    Posted 08/01/2015 05:05:55 EDT

    And there goes another one to dead central for Shaw! 

    That makes 2 HR on the day

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  • Posted 08/01/2015 09:44:30 EDT

    As I look at the new rankings on, I notice that only two players in the top 10 remain from Theos tenure in boston. Manuel Margot and Hanry Owens. And Travis Shaw is the only other pla more »

  • Posted 08/01/2015 07:46:29 EDT

    WSC and a 22 yo SS being talked about as an AS already...who WILL be better than whatshisface I dont see the downside of that trade. Nor did it affect this team moving forward.  now, back to the OP. I more »

  • Forum Post: You play the GM

    Posted 08/01/2015 07:02:54 EDT

    the pitcher would have to be worth me DFA CC..Wood isnt worth that.

    sandoval for Shields seems a little easier to swallow.


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  • Posted 08/01/2015 06:56:07 EDT


    can you actually spell correctly and not like some teenager texting please?

    just a bunch of babble.

    Aside from that, if I were the Sox id go after storen this winter. 

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  • Posted 08/01/2015 06:48:47 EDT

    Well,the deadline passed and we got rid of Vic and Nava and got Cook for the pen.  I do agree that Ben now has an idea what other teams want for their young pitching. Mt guess is that price goes down more »

  • Posted 08/01/2015 06:28:14 EDT

    In response to moonslav59's comment: i may be wrong but i read that craig doesnt count toward the luxury tax since he was outrighted to AAA I've read that as well: more »

  • Forum Post: Ryan Cook

    Posted 08/01/2015 06:20:40 EDT

    In response to Iceman4's comment: Ryan Cooks stats                   W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP 2015 Stats 0 2 10.38 4 0 0 4.1 3 2.31 Way to skew things... check out career numbers and get back to us. more »

  • Posted 07/31/2015 12:42:08 EDT

    Because some Sox fans and media are impatient and forget everything that the OP (soxnewmex)mentioned. hes a good player who didnt play for two years and had a couple injuries derail his progression ad more »

  • Forum Post: Carter Capps?

    Posted 07/31/2015 10:18:43 EDT

    young bullpen arm. No closer exp, but the numbers look pretty solid. And hes got that whacky crow-hop delivery...



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  • Forum Post: Carter Capps?

    Posted 07/31/2015 10:18:41 EDT

    young bullpen arm. No closer exp, but the numbers look pretty solid.

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  • Posted 07/31/2015 09:54:38 EDT

    In response to Flapjack07's comment: In response to southpaw777's comment: The LAST person to pay attention to is Cafardo when it comes to trade deadline or winter meetings...the guy is awful Yeah, th more »

  • Posted 07/31/2015 06:32:15 EDT

    The LAST person to pay attention to is Cafardo when it comes to trade deadline or winter meetings...the guy is awful

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  • Forum Post: Nava DFAd

    Posted 07/30/2015 07:05:09 EDT

    In response to dannycater's comment: I'd just like it if the Sox actually acquired a pitcher with pedigree rather ones with "potential." Agree. A young staff needs an older Vet to lead them. And Not s more »

  • Forum Post: Nava DFAd

    Posted 07/30/2015 07:02:17 EDT

    In response to dgalehouse's comment: In response to BogieAt12oclock's comment: Having Nava gone doesn't make me as happy as when the SOX got rid of Vic. When they finally dump Naptime, I'll be ecstati more »

  • Posted 07/30/2015 07:10:34 EDT

    In response to dantebichette's comment: the RS did offer, and the Phillies liked the offer. Hamels nixed it however as the RS insisted on a trade clause, and Hamels wanted control over that Hamels als more »

  • Forum Post: Drew Storen

    Posted 07/30/2015 07:04:08 EDT

    In response to craze4sox's comment: In response to dannycater's comment: Uehara is still here, does a pretty good job too. Not sure why fans don't like Uehara DC.  He has a .085 WHIP and still does pr more »

  • Posted 07/30/2015 06:56:56 EDT

    Had a BIG smile for 30 sec til I opened the thread...

    Good one man

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  • Posted 07/30/2015 06:39:29 EDT

    This is so great. every philly fan were soooooo sure every team would pny up for Hamels after the no besides Williams whos really anything on that list.. A bunch of 3-5 pitchers or bullpen a more »

  • Posted 07/30/2015 06:33:35 EDT

    Oh, another whining thread saying the same thing, nothing,  by ADG.

    at least some originality would be nice.


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