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  • Forum Post: A Realsitic View at 2015: Part I

    Posted 09/19/2014 09:25:55 EDT

    In response to moonslav59's comment: In response to RedsoxProspects' comment: [QUOTE] We might get lucky and have a third playoff starter emerge but I'd be surprised if they don't sign or trade for 2 more »

  • Forum Post: Trading Betts

    Posted 09/19/2014 07:38:25 EDT

    I can see both sides. the Sox can find a place for Betts and keep him or include him in a trade for Stanton or a like player. Although I would only make a deal if there was an extension in place or th more »

  • Forum Post: The Ballad of Bogaerts and Betts

    Posted 09/16/2014 07:02:39 EDT

    The FO said at the start of the year stated that Xanders D was a work in progress. They also have stated several times that they dont rely soley on sabermetrics or the good ol' fashion eye test/scouti more »

  • Forum Post: Notin, can I love Cespy yet?

    Posted 09/03/2014 06:11:05 EDT

    In response to moonslav59's comment: [QUOTE] In response to jasko2248's comment: [QUOTE] In response to moonslav59's comment: [QUOTE] The Bogaerts experiment at 3rd is over and he will be the SS next more »

  • Forum Post: Very Lates News on Catillo

    Posted 08/30/2014 09:49:51 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 »

  • Forum Post: A Realsitic View at 2015: Part I

    Posted 08/30/2014 07:59:04 EDT

    In response to mellymel3's comment: [QUOTE] Some of you dudes need to open a window shade and a window, breath some fresh air, get some sunshine and be a part of the world. The RS season  was over bef more »

  • Forum Post: Ranaudo named International pitcher of the year

    Posted 08/29/2014 07:58:54 EDT

    There was good reason they still picked him for their 1st rd comp pick in 2010. Other teams worried about the injury, but not the Sox. On a side note, 2010 was a decent draft year for comp picks thank more »

  • Forum Post: Cespedes - balances the low OBP with ...

    Posted 08/28/2014 05:24:10 EDT

    In response to moonslav59's comment: In response to southpaw777's comment: [QUOTE] Ill take a couple free swinging power bats in the lineup. Your NEVER going to have 9 high OBP guys in your lineup. It more »

  • Forum Post: When did Cheringto take over as bench manager?

    Posted 08/28/2014 07:22:16 EDT

    sounds like your just grumpy and looking for something to complain about. not surprising.

    more »

  • Forum Post: Manager takes heat in Philly from selfish players....

    Posted 08/28/2014 06:58:50 EDT

    In response to S5's comment: [QUOTE] This brings up an even bigger question of whether the Red Sox would want a guy like Hamels if Hamels feels entitled to be publicly disrespectful toward his manager more »

  • Forum Post: Cespedes - balances the low OBP with ...

    Posted 08/28/2014 06:54:46 EDT

    Ill take a couple free swinging power bats in the lineup. Your NEVER going to have 9 high OBP guys in your lineup. Its better a have a couple  Cespedes' mixed in. 283 BA (very good) 299 OBP (bad) 480 more »

  • Forum Post: Trading Deadline Deals - Ben C you get an A+

    Posted 08/28/2014 06:43:42 EDT

    Loved the Lackey and Peavy deals. Unless they have a second part to the Lester trade, ie; extension for Cespedes or used in a trade, I dont get it either. Burr, Craig played mostly OF in St.L as he wi more »

  • Forum Post: A Realsitic View at 2015: Part I

    Posted 08/28/2014 06:35:40 EDT

    In response to moonslav59's comment: [QUOTE] My top 15: 1) Owens 2) Ranaudo 3) Rodriguez 4) Barnes 5) Hembree 6) Johnson 7) Escobar 8) L Diaz 9) T Ball 10) Kopech   Sox4ever [/QUOTE] Ur ranking seems more »

  • Forum Post: Time to Change Lead-Off Hitter

    Posted 08/28/2014 06:26:54 EDT

    guy goes into a mini slump and its panic time, and we have to change our leadoff hitter?  Sorry. some need to exhibit more patience. That is exactly how NOT to manage a lineup. Baseball players (the r more »

  • Forum Post: SOURCE:" Owens, Vasquez,J-Lovelace+Boegy gets sox some STANTON!" y not?

    Posted 08/28/2014 06:17:54 EDT

    In response to rameakap's comment: [QUOTE] In response to moonslav59's comment: [QUOTE] It makes sense that trading for a big bat will probably mean having to part with one of our young catchers. The more »

  • Forum Post: Post your moderator comments here

    Posted 08/28/2014 05:48:32 EDT

    In response to BosoxJoe5's comment:   In response to RigatoniT's comment:     It's pumpsies forum now.... southpaw will drop in once or twice a month and say he 'approves of the great job" pumpsie is more »

  • Forum Post: Victor & Adrian still tearing it up

    Posted 08/27/2014 04:53:44 EDT

    In response to craze4sox's comment: [QUOTE] In response to jasko2248's comment: [QUOTE] In response to craze4sox's comment: [QUOTE] In response to jasko2248's comment: [QUOTE] In response to craze4sox more »

  • Forum Post: Victor & Adrian still tearing it up

    Posted 08/27/2014 04:40:19 EDT

    In response to Flapjack07's comment: [QUOTE] In response to southpaw777's comment: [QUOTE] While I wasnt in favor of Youk to 3b, and was a big fan of Rizzo (Gonzo for 22M was ridiculous), that whole o more »

  • Forum Post: Victor & Adrian still tearing it up

    Posted 08/27/2014 04:38:59 EDT

    In response to psychofool's comment: [QUOTE] In response to southpaw777's comment: [QUOTE] Matt Barnes, Henry Owens, Blake Swihart and JBJ were the players we got for those two. While I wasnt in favor more »

  • Forum Post: Offense vs. Defense

    Posted 08/25/2014 06:42:39 EDT

    In response to S5's comment: [QUOTE] Why is it we put so much emphasis on offense, and so little emphasis on defense?   Maybe it's because there's no easy, quantifiable number we can hang our hats on more »

  • Forum Post: Victor & Adrian still tearing it up

    Posted 08/25/2014 06:31:02 EDT

    Matt Barnes, Henry Owens, Blake Swihart and JBJ were the players we got for those two. While I wasnt in favor of Youk to 3b, and was a big fan of Rizzo (Gonzo for 22M was ridiculous), that whole offse more »

  • Forum Post: Who do you package Vazquez or Swihart?

    Posted 08/25/2014 06:16:26 EDT

    In response to redsoxpride34's comment: I think vasquez would have to be the one to deal of the two. Swihart is a switch hitting, defensively sound catcher with a really good arm. Check out his caught more »

  • Forum Post: Gordon Edes: Don't laugh -2015 Giancarlo Stanton & Chris Sale in a Sox uniform? Thoughts?

    Posted 08/24/2014 08:06:53 EDT

    In response to craze4sox's comment: [QUOTE] In response to 2004Idiot's comment: [QUOTE]      By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com    BOSTON -- "It's not all wishful thinking. The Red Sox have talked about more »

  • Forum Post: Post your moderator comments here

    Posted 08/22/2014 12:01:42 EDT

    In response to miscricket's comment: [QUOTE] For what it's worth..at the same time I noticed the original moderator thread gone..the other problem of the "on the front burner" category disappearing ha more »

  • Forum Post: Red Sox to Sign Rusney Castillo

    Posted 08/22/2014 11:47:19 EDT

    With 7 OFers now (JBJ, Nava, Vic,  Craig,  Betts,  Cespedes, Castillo) Someone or two are definitely going somewhere else.  We have plenty of MLB talent as well as prospects to trade for either a pitc more »

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