Found September 28, 2013 on CLNS Radio:
With the playoffs set to begin in less than a week, the Boston Red Sox have found themselves in an extremely fortunate position. Not only have they secured their first American League East crown since 2007, but they also hold the best record in the American league which has given them home field advantage throughout the playoffs. Moreover, barring anything unforeseen, Boston will enter the American League Divisional Series with a completely healthy roster. For the most part, the Red Sox playoff roster fills itself out. After all, there isn’t much to question about an offense that leads the major leagues in runs scored, RBI, on base percentage, and slugging percentage. Likewise, Boston’s starting rotation also give the Red Sox coaching staff little to question. While they aren’t the most dominant group of arms; Jon Lester, Clay Buchholz, and John Lackey have made a formidable trio for the Red Sox to rely on in October. Even the Red Sox bullpen has it’s fair share of “no-brainers” whe...
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