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Has Dombrowski doomed the Red Sox chances in October due to his inactivity this summer?

By Kevin Flanagan           BSD Senior Staff Writer As the Red Sox record-setting regular season is rapidly coming to a close, major questions still surround Alex Cora’s pitching staff.  Whether or not Chris Sale will return to his pre-shoulder issue dominant self, and what version of David Price will show up for the playoffs are on every Sox fans mind. However, the one thing that likely keeps...
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Their potent offense might power them through the regular season, but will the bullpen be the black hole that sinks them come the playoffs?

By Kevin Flanagan BSD Senior Staff Writer Look, it is hard to hit the panic button on a team that has already won 88 games on August 21st, but to say that there weren’t some sweaty palms among Red Sox fans after their hometown team dropped their second straight game against the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday night by the score of 6-3, would be the baseball equivalent...
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New leadership – both on and off the field – have made the Red Sox fun to watch again

By Kevin Flanagan BSD Senior Staff Writer Four months into his first full season at the helm of the Boston Red Sox and rookie manager Alex Cora has made the team that calls Fenway Park home fun again.  His laid-back persona and smiling demeanor during almost all of his press conferences – few wouldn’t be beaming most days if they were skippering the best team in baseball...
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Despite the Sox pounding teams into submission during the first half of the season, pitching remains a problem if they want to go far in the playoffs

By Kevin Flanagan BSD Senior Staff Writer Sitting at a Major League Baseball’s best 68-30 record entering the so-called second half of the regular season, it would be hard to argue that things could have gone any better  - record-wise, at least - for the Boston Red Sox through the first four months of the 2018 season.  Team president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski’s big catch –...
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