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  1. Gripping tale: Monbouquette left lasting memoryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Boston Red Sox

    They were dark days for the Red Sox then, 1958-66. And oh, how I enjoyed them. I was a Yankees fan, a Mickey Mantle devotee, living just off the intersection of Tremont Avenue and the Grand Concourse in the Bronx.


  2. Blake Swihart named baseball's best catching prospect by MLB.comRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Over The Monster

    It's not quite time for top-100 lists just yet, but the crew over at have named Blake Swihart the best catching prospect in baseball. It's been a long time since the Red Sox have had any consistency behind the plate, particularly any defensive consistency.


  3. Red Sox third baseman Pablo Sandoval hoping to make a difference in Boston communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 |

    Sandoval left the San Francisco Giants after winning three World Series titles in five years to go to the Boston Red Sox, who had finished in last place in two of the last three years. Money might've been an issue, but reports out of San Francisco indicated the Giants were willing to go the distance for Sandoval and he left anyway, signing a five-year, $95-million contract with the Red Sox.


  4. Resolving the Boston Red Sox' outfield logjamRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Call to the Pen

    Sep 21, 2014; Baltimore, MD, USA; Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell during a game against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Mandatory Credit: Joy R. Absalon-USA TODAY Sports In Major League Baseball, positional depth is never a bad thing.


  5. Red Sox held private workout for Yoan MoncadaRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Over The Monster

    Yoan Moncada is set to be the next major Cuban free agent. He's seen more praise and has more upside than Yasmany Tomas and Red Sox outfielder Rusney Castillo, the last two Cuban imports of note.


  6. Prospect Profile: Blake SwihartRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | FakeTeams

    During each positional week, our prospect team is selecting one or two prospects that we are hopeful will make an impact in fantasy leagues in 2015. I'm lucky enough this week to feature the top prospect for the Boston Red Sox , Blake Swihart .


  7. Red Sox All-Star pitcher Bill Monbouquette dies at 78Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    Bill Monbouquette, an All-Star pitcher who threw a no-hitter and had a 20-win season for his hometown Boston Red Sox, has died.


  8. Podcast episode 118: James Shields, Projections, Mookie BettsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Over The Monster

    It's the pre-pre-season in baseball, but although that should mean there isn't anything to talk about, there is! James Shields is still a free agent! Projection season is upon us! Mooooooookie! Perhaps you thought you were rid of The OTM Podcast. Perhaps you thought we were done.


  9. Daily Red Sox Links: Rusney Castillo, Allen Craig, David OrtizRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Over The Monster

    Today's links look at how Boston's payroll is distributed, some new projections for the Red Sox, and an argument against banning the shift. The Red Sox will have a record payroll in 2015, but it's much more spread around than one may expect.


  10. Boston Red Sox: Can Joe Kelly win the Cy Young?Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    At least, that's what the Boston Red Sox right-hander said at the team's Winter Weekend Jan. 24. He told WEEI radio that he would take home the top pitching prize in the A.L. this season. Kelly said he is very angry when it's his turn to take the mound and that he would want to dominate every batter he faced.


  11. Person familiar with deal: Yanks thinking of not making $6 million payment to Alex RodriguezRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago |

    ... Sept. 14, 2013, file photo, New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez heads to the dugout during their 5-1 loss to the Boston Red Sox in a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston. The U.S. government says New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez paid his cousin ...


  12. Rob Manfred Wants to Eliminate Defensive ShiftsRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Sports Media 101

    Red Sox 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Boston Red Sox as a part of Sports Media 101 . For news, op/ed, game reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on Red Sox 101.


  13. Former Red Sox pitcher Bill Monbouquette dies at 78Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    ... gas? Not so much at Exit 12 Irving on Route 3A in Bow on Monday night. Premium gas only. ( link ) Former Boston Red Sox pitcher Bill Monbouquette died Sunday after a battle with leukemia, the team announced yesterday. Monbouquette, 78, pitched for ...


  14. Boston Red Sox DH David Ortiz could benefit from elimination of defensive shiftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday |

    Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz has been one player probably hurt by the defensive shift Baseball's new commissioner must've known exactly what he was doing on Sunday, when he did an interview with ESPN and, unprovoked, mentioned the idea of eliminating the defensive shift. Rob Manfred, Bud Selig's replacement, proposed the idea of dividing the number of defensive players allowed to be on each side of second base.


  15. 5 Players Boston Red Sox Need To Trade For By Start of 2015 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Rant Sports

    The Boston Red Sox have a surplus of outfield talent capable of playing at the major league level, yet they have no clear-cut pitcher who can be their ace. A player like Allen Craig is currently buried on the depth chart in the outfield and at first base, despite being a career .282 hitter.


  16. Red Sox HOFer Monbouquette dies at age 78Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ESPN

    The Boston Red Sox announced Monday the passing of team Hall of Famer Bill Monbouquette thanks to complications from leukemia. Monbouquette, 78, died on Sunday at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston.


  17. Red Sox' Allen Craig finally fully healthyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BoSox Injection

    Aug 24, 2014; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Red Sox right fielder Allen Craig at bat during the first inning against the Seattle Mariners at Fenway Park. Mandatory Credit: Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports 2014 was not kind to Allen Craig .


  18. Red Sox 25 in 25: Daniel NavaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BoSox Injection

    Sep 25, 2014; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Red Sox First baseman Daniel Nava hits a sacrifice fly during the first inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at Fenway Park. Mandatory Credit: Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports The weather outside might be frightful, at least for the Northeast, but we here at BoSoxInjection are keeping warm by looking ahead to the 2015 season.


  19. Red Sox should make Joe Kelly into Alfredo AcevesRead the original story

    Monday | Over The Monster

    Joe Kelly can start in the majors. He's done well enough in the role before while on the Cardinals, and while the more hitter-friendly Fenway Park and American League could put a dent in that, it's probably not enough to make Kelly pointless as a starting pitcher.


  20. 2015 Red Sox top prospect voting #5: Rafael Devers takes fourthRead the original story

    Monday | Over The Monster

    As the rare low-level prospect drawing big-time attetnion, Rafael Devers forces us to turn to generic ballpark images much earlier than usual. After starting off our list with three players who are pushing the majors, the vote has swung all the way to the other end of the spectrum.