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About Me: IT Specialist for NESN. Been a Sox fan since I was about eight. Those who claim to know everything are only as strong as their weakest link.

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  • Posted 09/01/2014 11:26:35 EDT

    In response to pinstripezac35's comment: [QUOTE] In response to craze4sox's comment: I don't know much about Cervelli as a clubhouse guy zac but I do respect what he brings to the game.  Like Pede he more »

  • Posted 09/01/2014 11:10:32 EDT

    In response to Hfxsoxnut's comment: [QUOTE] In response to pinstripezac35's comment: [QUOTE]   What's up zac? The funny thing is Cervelli is probably the only catcher since Posada that actually hits c more »

  • Posted 09/01/2014 10:33:08 EDT

    In response to pinstripezac35's comment: [QUOTE] In response to jam789123's comment: [QUOTE] 28 days and counting!    I just can't wait for the Francisco Cervelli retirement tour and reality series. [ more »

  • Posted 09/01/2014 10:22:47 EDT

    My biggest concern next season is our FO beefing up the SP, adding a solid power bat and getting better overall OBP's from whoever we place in the starting lineup.   Nava should be a keeper for that r more »

  • Posted 09/01/2014 09:51:20 EDT

    In response to BostonTrollSpanker's comment: [QUOTE] next year is entirely dependent now on a couple of big signings - Lester or another anchor in the rotation, maybe a trade and long term signing of more »

  • Posted 09/01/2014 09:36:58 EDT

    In response to MadMc44's comment: [QUOTE] Craze were you saying a couple of weeks ago he didn't have the arm for 3 B. I know you aren't big on "bouncing" the kids around---if we had a shot at a playof more »

  • Posted 08/31/2014 02:46:50 EDT

    In response to J-BAY's comment: 1. Since taking Pettitte in the 1990 draft the two home grown pitchers with the most wins are Phil Hughes (56) and Joba Chamberlain (24). 2. Derek Jeter has played 2722 more »

  • Posted 08/31/2014 02:31:36 EDT

    In response to bosoxmal's comment: [QUOTE] It must be a tempting scenariuo for Farrell to think about. Having both Middlebrooks and Bogaertsa in the lineup at the same time is like waving a white flag more »

  • Posted 08/31/2014 02:24:40 EDT

    In response to crazy-world-of-troybrown's comment: Webster has an outstanding Change-up, but for this Pitch to work, you have to throw strikes. It has to have the illusion of a Fastball down the middl more »

  • Posted 08/31/2014 02:17:23 EDT

    In response to RedSoxKimmi's comment: [QUOTE] I still contend that no one could have foreseen that big of a drop off coming into this season, even considering possible injuries, regression, the loss o more »

  • Posted 08/31/2014 12:12:41 EDT

    In response to crazy-world-of-troybrown's comment: [QUOTE] Without pounding the Strike Zone, any Pitcher will struggle. Putting Hitters in predictable hitting counts in the Majors and you'll probably more »

  • Posted 08/31/2014 12:05:05 EDT

    In response to notin's comment: [QUOTE] My prediction, this off-season Middlebrooks is traded to Minnesota for (one year of) LHRP Brian Duensing. [/QUOTE] I like the deal and feel the same about Beltr more »

  • Posted 08/31/2014 11:35:04 EDT

    In response to notin's comment: As for Hughes, look at his career, since 2010 he has been pretty good away from Yankee Stadium.  It's no surprise 2014 has been a career year for him with fewer game at more »

  • Posted 08/31/2014 11:06:21 EDT

    In response to moonslav59's comment: [QUOTE] They could use a bat to improve their post season chances. We could chip in some money towards future contract costs, if needed, and maybe get a nice prosp more »

  • Posted 08/31/2014 10:26:40 EDT

    In response to ctredsoxfanhugh's comment: [QUOTE] In response to moonslav59's comment: [QUOTE] In response to hill55's comment: [QUOTE] For what it's worth, the Oliver WAR projections through 2018 hav more »

  • Posted 08/31/2014 10:23:52 EDT

    In response to Hfxsoxnut's comment: [QUOTE] This is actually too much to believe, one of the craziest nuggets in this entire bizarre season. The Red Sox were one-hit last night for the second time in more »

  • Posted 08/31/2014 10:12:11 EDT

    In response to notin's comment: [/QUOTE] So are you saying he will be a pretty good pitcher everywhere except Yankee Stadium? [/QUOTE] notin, A lot of things have changed since I first stated Webster more »

  • Posted 08/30/2014 09:36:31 EDT

    In response to ctredsoxfanhugh's comment: [QUOTE] In response to sycophant123's comment: [QUOTE] He has good stuff, he has done very well at AAA, he has done very poorly in 13 starts in the majors. Th more »

  • Posted 08/30/2014 08:54:33 EDT

    In response to ctredsoxfanhugh's comment: [QUOTE] If Mookie Betts gets regular playing time the rest of the year I'm betting on him leading Portland, Pawtucket, and Boston in stolen bases.  [/QUOTE] M more »

  • Posted 08/30/2014 08:27:07 EDT

    In response to ADG's comment: [QUOTE] Anyone out there? Or do I hear crickets chirping. [/QUOTE] Our FO has been wrong with their prospect predictions as well so nobody can really ever tell if or when more »

  • Posted 08/30/2014 07:48:08 EDT

    In response to chetgnat's comment: [QUOTE] this signing has Dice-K-esque mega-bust written all over it. overcompensation for losing out on the previous two, and then the assumption that the next optio more »

  • Posted 08/27/2014 06:22:30 EDT

    In response to seannybboi's comment: [QUOTE] Source is in Korean so I won't post a link.  Kang is eligible to be a FA if his team decides to make him available with posting fee.  He's 27 and known to more »

  • Posted 08/27/2014 06:19:38 EDT

    In response to bosoxmal's comment: [QUOTE] Over the last 10 games, Pedroia ---2 walks, 9 strikeouts Holt-------4 walks, 11 strikeouts Betts------8 walks, 4 strikeouts The last 6 at batss for Betts, wh more »

  • Posted 08/27/2014 05:45:20 EDT

    In response to moonslav59's comment: I've always liked Ranaudo better than Barnes and had some arguments with some posters over that, but I like the way Barnes looks now. moon, Being from CT. and watc more »

  • Posted 08/27/2014 05:31:44 EDT

    In response to moonslav59's comment: [QUOTE] The problem is that OPS in the clutch or with RISP is that it is not a sustainable skill. Even Mr. Clutch, Papi, went through a 2+ year clutch drought. Pas more »