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Red Sox Try To Take Advantage Of Promising Trend With Rick Porcello On Mound

The Boston Red Sox will be looking to halt their current two-game losing streak when they open a weekend series against the Los Angeles Angels on Friday at -105 on the baseball moneyline at sportsbooks monitored by Boston reaches the season’s quarter pole with just 19 wins, and is 2-4 in its last six games heading into Friday night’s...
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Red Sox Bats Take Down King Felix!

The Red Sox came into the series 1-1, but to win this one they would need to beat Felix Hernandez who came into the game with a 6-0 record.  The Sox had Rick Porcello on the mound who has made his case to be the ace of the Sox rotation.  Porcello had himself a strong outing and the Sox offense was able to get to King Felix in order to get the win and the series lead. Rick Porcello...
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Rick Porcello Outpitches The King

The Boston Red Sox sent Rick Porcello to the hill on Saturday night, and he walked away the victor against one of baseball’s best starters, Felix Hernandez. The Red Sox claimed a 4-2 victory and also handed the King his first loss of the season. Boston improved to 18-19 on the season and they’ll look to get back to .500 and take the series over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday...
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Rick Porcello Rises To Occasion In Helping Red Sox Dethrone King Felix

This embed is invalid" /> We could sit here for hours and make royalty puns about aces beating kings, and things like that, with regard to the Boston Red Sox defeating Felix Hernandez aka “King Felix.” But we won’t because… 1. It’s stupid. 2. Hernandez still is the best pitcher in Major League Baseball not named Clayton Kershaw And 3. It’s...
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It Took 11 Innings, but Sox Took First Game From A’s

The Red Sox headed out on a west coast swing that included a series with the A’s and the Mariners.  The Sox had Rick Porcello on the mound who is the closest thing they have had to an actual ace since the 2015 season began vs. Scott Kazmir.  The score went back and forth all night and ended up going into extra innings.  The Sox were able to take the lead in the top of the 11th...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Rick Porcello: Knight In Shining Armor

Excuse the hyperbole, but the Boston Red Sox entered Tuesday night looking for a starter to take complete control and put the team in position to snap their 4 game losing streak. That is exactly what Rick Porcello did for the hometown team. With Boston donning the ’75 throwback jerseys, Porcello turned out one of the most important starts of the season for the Red Sox. Porcello...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox Notes: Blake Swihart Earns Rick Porcello’s Praise Behind Plate

This embed is invalid" /> BOSTON — You could say the Red Sox’s 2-0 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday was a big win. Maybe it won’t mean much in the grand scheme of things. And maybe it’ll be forgotten by most before long. But the Red Sox needed something positive after dropping four straight and losing their left fielder, Hanley Ramirez...
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Rick Porcello Well Worth His New Deal

Rick Porcello entered the 2015 season heading into his final arbitration year set to make $12.5 million. Before he could even make his debut with the Boston Red Sox, who traded for the right-hander this off-season, General Manager Ben Cherington inked him to a four-year contract extension worth $82.5 million. Thus far, Porcello’s start in Boston has not gone as he anticipated...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
April 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Boston Red Sox: The best is yet to come

At 8-5, the Boston Red Sox sit atop the American League after recording a series split with the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park. The rotation, for the most part, has turned out exactly how people predicted. Quality starts have been hard to come by with the rotation of Clay Buchholz, Rick Porcello, Justin Masterson, Wade Miley and Joe Kelly all struggling at different times through...
April 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Why Rick Porcello's big deal is a big deal

Contrary to the belief of many, Marvin Miller did not awaken from the dead and scream out, “Now that’s too much money” upon hearing of the contract extension provided right-hander Rick Porcello by the Red Sox. He merely rolled over in his grave. Miller was the driving force for player freedom in Major League Baseball. His brilliance as an attorney and ability to outwit...
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April 09, 2015  |  Discuss

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