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Game 157: Red Sox at Blue Jays

Penultimate series

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The Look Ahead: An Ode to Pivetta And The Merciful Final Weekend

As the Red Sox look to play spoiler against a division rival, one thing that won’t be spoiled is the appreciation of three pitchers in three different places in their careers, and their quest for 2023 stability.

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Offseason Headlines We Want To See

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OTM Open Thread 9/30: It is Friday

And the end of September

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Daily Red Sox Links: Can Rich Hill Pitch Forever?

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Xander Bogaerts’ Defensive Renaissance and How It Could Affect the Offseason

Xander Bogaerts is having an outstanding season at the plate, but that’s nothing new. It’s his noticeable defensive improvements that make him even more valuable.

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Red Sox 5, Orioles 3: One More Moment For J.D.

The Sox win the season series against the O’s.

Daily Red Sox Links: Triston Casas Is The Future

Red Sox Minor Lines

The Red Seat Podcast: Boston Sports Hierarchy

In this episode of the show Jake and Keaton try and figure out how the Red Sox stack up against the other teams in the Boston sports landscape.

The Red Sox Got Swept, And They Won

In a season of darkness, a shining light.

The Look Ahead: It’s All In The Game

After a four game series in The Bronx, the Red Sox return to Fenway to face an Orioles team finding their first successful campaign in some time.

Red Sox Daily Links

Yankees 5, Red Sox 4: Another comeback foiled late

Recapping Friday’s game using Win Probability Added (WPA)

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At Least This Matters

It’s Red Sox-Yankees in September with history on the line. Despite everything else, this is fun.

Reasons To Keep Watching The 2022 Red Sox

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The Red Seat Podcast: Planning our Optimal Offseason

In this episode of the show Keaton and I go through what we’d like to see happen in the event the offseason goes exactly as we plan.

Xander Bogaerts And The Quest For The American League Batting Title

It may not be a playoff race or a home run chase, but Xander Bogaerts is in the thick of the competition for the AL batting title.

The Look Ahead: It’s Getting Chili Soon, But Let’s Beat The Reds First

The Sox head to Cinci for two.

There’s Still Hope For Jarren Duran

He just needs to figure out who he is.

Summarizing the Sox: Embracing the Role of Spoiler

If you can’t win anything of value, it’s fun to make sure no one else does either.

The Look Ahead: This Is All Probably Completely Meaningless. . . Unless It Might Not Be

The Sox take on the Royals this weekend in a series a lot of people won’t care about. But there are still plenty of reasons to watch.

This Is So Tedious

The caginess, the schlock — it’s a little much.

Why Did Jeurys Familia Pitch Last Night?

It seems I don’t understand baseball as much as I thought I did.

Brayan Bello Is Starting To Figure It Out

The highly touted pitching prospect isn’t close to being an ace just yet, but he’s made progress over his last few starts.

Yankees Suck?

Just how bad is this reeling Yankees team?

The Red Seat Podcast: Talking Xander and the Rule Changes for 2023

In this episode of the show Keaton and I discuss the latest comments by Bogaerts, we get you caught up on the rule changes for 2023, and we answer a slew of excellent listener questions.

Summarizing the Sox: Finding Silver Linings After A Rough Week

Young pitchers provided some highlights during a rough week for the Red Sox.

Lou Merloni Strolls Through Pastoral Framingham, Talks To Self, Fixes The Sox

Trevor Story Is On An Absolute Heater

Since returning from the IL, Story has been hitting anything and everything, supplying some fun as the Red Sox play out the string before entering a critical offseason.

Triston Casas, Baseball Hipster

The most impressive swing Triston Casas took last night wasn’t the one that went out of the ballpark.

The Red Seat Podcast: Appreciate Xander Bogaerts

In this episode of the show Jake and Bob discuss the Kiké Hernandez extension and why we should appreciate Xander Bogaert’s greatness.

Bill Lee: Belmont Sandlot Legend

For absolutely no reason at all, here’s a clip of Bill Lee playing baseball with neighborhood kids.

Kiké’s Coming Back, So What Do We Know About the 2023 Red Sox Now?

Kiké will be patrolling centerfield again next year, but there’s still a lot we don’t know about the 2023 outfield.

Summarizing The Sox: Xander Is A Monster, Pap Still Has That Kilt

The Red Sox are on the upswing after winning five of seven this week. Here’s the Week In Review.

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