The Laser Show is Over: Boston Red Sox Star Dustin Pedroia Retires


Dustin Pedroia is my favorite baseball player. I suppose, now though, I should say Dustin Pedroia was my favorite baseball player. Yesterday the man who dubbed himself “Laser Show” called it a career. Pedey appeared in just nine games in the past three season as his failing knees wrecked comeback attempt after comeback attempt. It… Read More The Laser Show is Over: Boston Red Sox Star Dustin Pedroia Retires

Boston Red Sox trade Workman, Hembree: The Chaim Bloom era really begins


Let’s face it, watching the Boston Red Sox has been difficult this year. The pitching woes that sabotaged their title-defense in 2019 have only gotten worse with Chris Sale out for Tommy John surgery, Eduardo Rodriguez lost to Covid complications and David Price shipped off in the Mookie Betts deal. The team is 9-18 and… Read More Boston Red Sox trade Workman, Hembree: The Chaim Bloom era really begins

Over the Monster: The possibility of a historically left-handed Red Sox rotation


“Do they leave it there during the game?” That famous line from one-time Red Sox lefty and Hall of Fame-level raconteur Bill Lee sums up Fenway Park’s reputation with respect to southpaws. Yet, despite this literal barrier to success for lefties in Boston, the 2017 Red Sox rotation could potentially be one of the most… Read More Over the Monster: The possibility of a historically left-handed Red Sox rotation