Ben Fadden

Why Curt Schilling Was Right About Some Hall of Fame Voters

Former Red Sox pitcher, Curt Schilling, was the closest player to the 75% threshold needed to be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame. He was 16 votes away and was understandably frustrated. Minutes after the announcement, he shared a letter he wrote to the Hall of Fame requesting they remove him from the …

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The Difference Between A-Rod and David Ortiz’s 2022 HOF Case

The National Baseball Hall of Fame will not be inducting any new players in the Class of 2021 after it was announced that zero players received at least 75% of the vote that was needed to get into Cooperstown. It’s never too early to look towards 2022 and the list of first-year eligible candidates is …

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Why the Red Sox Gave Garrett Richards $10 Million but not Corey Kluber

The Boston Red Sox were one of the runner-ups in the bidding for Corey Kluber, who agreed to a one-year, $11 million deal with the New York Yankees last Friday. The Red Sox then pivoted to Garrett Richards on Saturday and gave him $10 million for 2021. So it begs the question why the team …

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How Adding Kike Hernandez Could Affect the Red Sox 2021 Plans

MLB.com’s Jon Morosi reported on Friday that the Boston Red Sox and utilityman Enrique Hernandez have made some progress toward a deal, and it could get done as soon as this weekend. This development comes after the Red Sox missed out on Jurickson Profar — another utilityman who re-signed with the San Diego Padres for …

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What Made Corey Kluber Pick the Yankees Over the Red Sox

The Boston Red Sox haven’t made many significant additions to their roster this offseason, but they reportedly were about to make a significant splash last Friday. Alex Speier of the Boston Globe reported that Boston was “ready to move on” Corey Kluber before he went to the Yankees on a one-year deal for $11 million. …

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Red Sox Lose Out on Another Former All-Star Starting Pitcher

The Boston Red Sox are looking for rotation help this winter after having a terrible one in 2020. I wrote a few days ago that they should go after these four starting pitchers. Well, one of those is reportedly off the board. Jon Lester is in talks on a contract with the Washington Nationals, according …

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Tom Brady Proves Once Again He Deserves More Credit Than Bill Belichick

Tom Brady left the New England Patriots to prove to the world that he can win without Bill Belichick. Well, he has proved it so far in his first postseason appearance in the NFC with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Brady beat one of the best defenses in the league in the Washington Football Team before …

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