Amid ongoing negotiations between Major League Baseball and the MLB Players Association on a potential start of the 2020 regular season, the league put together an intriguing proposal in their … Continue Reading 2020 MLB season: Why the proposed shortened schedule is a good idea
When 2020 first began, FOX Sports’ Curt Menefee had a loaded calendar with a lot of variety on his plate. The NFL was about to start its playoffs, and FOX … Continue Reading Jack of all trades: Curt Menefee continues to adapt in third decade with FOX Sports
As the world maneuvers through the COVID-19 pandemic, many sports fans are feeling the effects as it relates to the ability to watch games across the NBA, NHL, MLS, NCAA … Continue Reading Missing sports? Useful alternatives to help you get your fix during the COVID-19 pandemic
As the Red Sox trade Mookie Betts to the Dodgers, MLB gets the needed equivalent of the Kawhi Leonard night
It’s late at night on the East Coast, and numerous stars are on the move to a high-profile team out in Los Angeles. Sound familiar? No, basketball fans, we’re … Continue Reading As the Red Sox trade Mookie Betts to the Dodgers, MLB gets the needed equivalent of the Kawhi Leonard night
The Sports Equinox: The history of the rare event and why it’s occurred more frequently in recent years
It’s rare for the stars to perfectly align when it comes to the Big Four sports leagues, and the occasion is so infrequent that it has its own name: the … Continue Reading The Sports Equinox: The history of the rare event and why it’s occurred more frequently in recent years
Writer’s Disclaimer: This piece was written following the losses against the Yanks. Though it was not published until today, everything still applies. Don’t let a few wins against the DBacks delude … Continue Reading Is the 2016 Boston Red Sox Season Over?
The 2016 Red Sox are a flawed team. If that fact was not yet abundantly clear based on a half-season plus of poor pitching in both the rotation and bullpen, … Continue Reading Are The Red Sox Really A World Series Contender?
We’ve come to the mid-season point of the 2016 MLB season, and there are still plenty of questions to be answered about the Boston Red Sox. Namely: are they a … Continue Reading The Red Sox Trade Predicament
Despite a split in San Francisco and a pummeling of the lowly Twins, the Boston Red Sox entered this week having lost 6 of their last 12 and are in dire … Continue Reading Potential Red Sox Trade Targets and Roster Moves
We’re going to play a little game of mystery player comparisons, because who doesn’t love that? The only criteria you need to know going in is that qualifying players must … Continue Reading The Curious Case of Clay Buchholz
Originally posted on The Beantown Blitz:
By Christopher Frangolini Should David Ortiz retire? This is a question many Red Sox fans, media pundits and players themselves have been pondering. The…
Whether it’s a winning streak, hit streak, a streak of starting games, and everything in between, fans love to watch a streak. It boosts ratings, sells out stadiums, and gives … Continue Reading Pick-Six: Top streaks in sports history
In honor of the Boston Marathon today, it’s just felt right to take a look at the top moments in one of the best sports cities in the world: Boston. … Continue Reading Pick-Six: Boston’s top sports moments
To continue the MLB Opening Week celebration, I wanted to take a look at one of the best parts of baseball: the bench-clearing brawl. They’re not all that common, and … Continue Reading Pick-Six: Top bench-clearing brawls in baseball history
In honor of the madness that has been occurring on the court in the last few days, I figured it would only be right to celebrate the best upsets in … Continue Reading Pick-Six: Top upsets in sports history
Red Sox fans and national media outlets recently went crazy when this picture was taken of third baseman Pablo Sandoval at spring training with some noticeable weight gain: The photo spread … Continue Reading Is Pablo Sandoval’s weight really a problem?