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The arrogant approach the Sox took in the spring has resulted in a lost season for a team that had legitimate chance to repeat

By Kevin Flanagan BSD Bruins Senior Staff Writer “Turn out the lights, the party’s over.” – Willie Nelson When it comes to the 2019 Boston Red Sox, the party never really began as they lollygagged into the pathetic excuse for a World Series title defense that has been this lost season. The warning signs pointing towards the disaster that has been the first four months-plus of the slog through...
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Sox somewhat unexpected surge has put the pressure on Dombrowski to deliver a closer at the deadline

By Kevin Flanagan BSD Senior Staff Writer When the Red Sox limped out of Baltimore last Sunday – losers of two of three to an Orioles team that is vying for the not so coveted title as the worst team in baseball – only the most laundry loving baseball fan in Boston actually believed that second-year manager Alex Cora’s exceptionally pampered club had a chance to defend...
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As been his history Dombrowski’s inability to build a bullpen is likely to sink the Sox hope to repeat this season

By Kevin Flanagan BSD Senior Staff Writer The Lying Season is about to begin across Major League Baseball, with the All-Star break coming to an end on Thursday and the trade deadline fast approaching at the end of the month.  That is, of course, if you aren’t among the many Red Sox fans who believe it began in spring training when the team’s president of baseball operations...
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The Sox regression this season is clearly due last year’s success and the arrogance they showed this spring

By Kevin Flanagan BSD Senior Staff Writer In the insane nearly two-decade run of professional sports franchises in Boston, I can’t recall one that has become about as dislikeable as you can be after taking a duck boat tour of the city less than 12 months ago as this Red Sox squad so quickly. For as historic their performance was a year ago – 108 wins which was...
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