Series Recap: Red Sox vs. Astros 5/12-5/15

Papi walk
With a 3-1 series win over the Astros, the Red Sox continue to solidify their spot as one of the premier MLB teams.  The offense keeps dismantling pitchers with Jackie Bradley Jr., Xander Bogaerts, and Hanley Ramirez all contributing greatly.  However, the pitching continues to be inconsistent, with Steven Wright and Clay Buchholz tossing mediocre games, and David Price returning to form. Continue reading

Series Recap: Red Sox @ White Sox 5/3-5/5

Boston Red Sox v Chicago White Sox

Looking to cement themselves as one of the top American League teams, the Red Sox rolled into Chicago hoping for a series win against the White Sox.  They were able to do just that, with impressive contributions from: Dustin Pedroia, David Ortiz, and even Clay Buchholz. Continue reading

Series Recap: Red Sox @/vs. Braves 4/25-4/28

Bradley catch

The Red Sox handled the struggling Braves in impressive fashion, going 3-1 on the dual stadium series.  If not for Clay Buchholz’ weak start, the Sox might’ve swept the series; keeping their five game winning streak alive.  In the set, Steven Wright solidified himself as a legitimate front-end rotation pitcher, while Rick Porcello and David Price were able to hush the haters with strong performances.  As for the offense, Dustin Pedroia, Mookie Betts, Travis Shaw, and Hanley Ramirez were able all able to put in huge contributions to continue this remarkable offense. Continue reading