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Ben Carsley has a great piece up at Baseball Prospectus looking at the career of Xander Bogaerts and what it means following this kind of run. (Ben Carsley; Baseball Prospectus)

Thursday night was a great game for the Red Sox and arguably the win of the season for them so far. Chad Jennings looks at some takeaways after the victory. (Chad Jennings; The Athletic)

The big moment, of course, was the game-winning home run from J.D. Martinez, which just happened to be number 250 of his career. (Jason Mastrodonato; Boston Herald)

There have been an impossible number of no-hitters around the league so far this year. Who’s most likely to toss one for the Red Sox? (Chad Finn;

No surprise here, but look for Danny Santana to join the Red Sox in Philly tonight. (Christopher Smith; Masslive)

This trip to Philly will also be the team’s first reunion with Dave Dombrowski. (Alex Speier; Boston Globe)

The American League East race looks like it’s going to be a tight, four-team race all the way through. (Bradford Doolittle; ESPN)