Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 8/13/13
Over the next two weeks, the Red Sox face off against teams that are far out of the playoff race. As we’ve seen before (in the Atros series) the Sox can do their best to make even the worst teams seem like the have a fighting chance, so their upcoming schedule may be a bit deceptive. They may have a comfortable lead in first place, but the Sox can’t get complacent late in the season. NESN Nation’s Alison Smith breaks down why in the above video. Join NESN Nation: In-game home page | Twitter | Facebook Filed under: Boston Red Sox, Headlines, NESN Nation, NESN Staff, Video
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