Tuesday Nov 19
2 Ideas for Solving Cardinals' Shortstop Need
Cardinals' manager Mike Matheny stands at the top step of the dugout during Game Three of the 2013 World Series.
Over The Monster
Red Sox free agent targets: Brian McCann
Brian McCann is a seven-time All-Star behind the plate. So why are so many Red Sox fans running scared at the mention of his name? Brian McCann is a rare commodity: a strong defensive catcher who can actually swing a big bat.
The Providence Journal
No guarantee Xander Bogaerts is in Opening Day lineup for Red Sox next year
Ben Cherington didn't want to make any commitments in the days following the parade of duck boats through downtown Boston to celebrate a World Series title.
Patience, Sox fans, let Ben build your "Next Great Red Sox Team"
Still inebriated by the World Series win by the "Surprising Sox," some fans [and writers] are now calling for GM Ben Cherington to sign a high-profile FA, or make a blockbuster trade and lock the team into another Carl Crawford Disaster.
For Red Sox fans, these are the good times - again
That attitude appeared true or at least arguable in 2009, when the Sox were ousted in a Division Series sweep by the Los Angeles Angels.