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Less than a year after their most successful season the Red Sox road to nowhere continues its rapid decent

By Kevin Flanagan BSD Senior Staff Writer As the Astros and the Yankees – the two teams the Red Sox pummeled on their way to dismantling the Dodgers in the World Series just a year ago – prepare for Game 6 of the ALCS in Houston on Saturday night, the club that calls Fenway Park home continues to resemble the headless horseman as Halloween rapidly approaches. Over a...
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Despite the lip service from the Sox, the mandate to cut payroll will sink hopes of contention for years to come

By Kevin Flanagan BSD Senior Staff Writer Less than a year removed from the “greatest Red Sox team ever" that finished the season with a franchise high 108 regular season wins and stomped on the best teams in baseball to win their fourth World Series Championship under this current ownership group, John Henry and the best of the brass that populate the most important offices at Fenway...
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Latest firestorm is yet another sign that Farrell has lost control of his over-sensitive Sox

By Kevin Flanagan BSD Senior Staff Writer From the start of the season, it was clear to see that the 2017 Boston Red Sox had no identity. The hole left in the Sox line up with the retirement of David Ortiz, was only matched by the lack of leadership in the locker room. The first sign that the club had problems in that area showed itself...
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Sox ownership deserve to feel the sting of continuing to be burned by Ben

By Kevin Flanagan BSD Senior Staff Writer If Ben Cherington had been an investment banker, it is likely he would be doing time in a federal penitentiary for the way he wasted hundreds of millions of dollars of John Henry’s money right now. Between the newly designated for assignment Pablo Sandoval ($95M), the no longer in baseball Allen Craig ($41.25), the costliest minor-leaguer in history Rusney Castillo...
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