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6 Predictions for Red Sox-Astros ALCS

Starting Friday, the Boston Red Sox and the Houston Astros will face off in the 2021 American League Championship Series. This is of course a rematch from the 2018 ALCS, when the Sox downed the Astros in five games en route to their 9th World Series championship. Two powerhouse franchises going head to head with …

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Did the Red Sox and Astros Sign-Stealing Scandals Matter?

As the ALCS between the Red Sox and Astros gets set to start, one story is hard to avoid. It would be nice if the headlines for this series were just about the rematch of the 2018 ALCS. However, the daunting shadow of the infamous sign-stealing scandal looms large over the matchup ahead of Game 1.

This Red Sox Team is Giving Off Major 2013 Vibes

The Boston Red Sox are heading to the ALCS, in the midst of a magical playoff run. Despite all the odds being stacked against them, Boston has defied expectations and is carrying a real “team of destiny” vibe. Funny enough, this isn’t the first Red Sox team to have a crazy run like this, not even the first time in this decade. Anyone else remember the 2013 Red Sox?

Two Red Sox Roster Storylines to Monitor Ahead of the Playoffs

Heading into the final week of the regular season, the Boston Red Sox have catapulted themselves into the driver’s seat of the American League Wild Card race. Coming into play on Friday, the Red Sox are riding a seven-game win streak and lead the Yankees by two games for the first Wild Card spot. The Yankees come into Boston after sweeping the Rangers, looking to play catch up to the Red Sox. While this is undoubtedly the most important series of the season thus far, there are other storylines that hover over the Red Sox roster as they push towards the postseason.

Are Red Sox Fans Mad About Chaim Bloom’s Moves at the Trade Deadline?

The MLB trade deadline has come and gone and Red Sox fans are just a little frustrated. In the days leading up to Friday afternoon, the people of Boston were awestruck by rumors that linked the likes of Max Scherzer and Anthony Rizzo to the Red Sox. Unfortunately, they came away with neither. Scherzer went …

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2021 Red Sox First-Third of the Season Report Card

Give or take a few games here or there for various teams around Major League Baseball, we’re approximately one-third of the way through the MLB season! It’s been a pretty solid one for the Red Sox all things considered. They currently sit 2.0 games out of first place in the American League and hold the top Wild Card spot. It’s time to hand out some grades for the first trimester to some of the key players this season. Here are the 14 individuals I deemed worth grading on their performances so far:

Red Sox Now Sit Behind the Yankees and Rays in Odds to Win the AL East

After a stellar start to the season, the Red Sox are ever so slightly coming back down to earth. As recently as May 15th, Boston boasted the best record in baseball. Now, in just a little over two weeks, the Red Sox have dropped to 5th in the MLB and 2nd in the AL East (2.0 games back of the Rays) after posting a 7-6 record over their last 13 games.