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Xander Bogaerts Enjoying Finally Flying Under Radar With Boston Red Sox

This embed is invalid" /> Xander Bogaerts isn’t any less important. He’s just no longer front and center. Bogaerts was one of the big stories last spring after his breakout performance in the Boston Red Sox’s 2013 World Series win. This spring training has presented the 22-year-old shortstop with an entirely different situation, though, as he’s...
5 days ago  |  Discuss

The Role of “The Man” Will be Played by Xander Bogaerts in 2015

We’re less than one week into the grapefruit games and I know the importance of keeping things in perspective. ****, last year around this time I was sizing Grady Sizemore up for “comeback player of the year” so you don’t have to tell me about the best laid plans of mice, men and John Farrell. That said, if there’s one thing I’m happy to see, it’s young Xander Bogaerts...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Xander Bogaerts Trending Upward With Hot Start To Red Sox Spring Training

Xander Bogaerts sure has the look of a breakout candidate for the Boston Red Sox. It was easy to see last season that Bogaerts was overmatched at times at the major league level, and it’s even easier to see this spring that the 22-year-old shortstop could be in line for a significant Year 2 jump. Bogaerts drilled his second home run of spring training Sunday in Boston’s 6-3 win...
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Xander Pa-Looza As Red Sox Top Mets, 6-3

Xander Bogaerts knocked in four of Boston's six runs—including a three-run HR to pace the Red Sox to a 6-3 win over the Mets in Port St. Lucie, Florida. Rick Porcello hurled three solid innings—giving up four hits and an unearned run. The 26-year old struck out two and walked none.
Via FenwayNation
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Dining Playbook: Xander Bogaerts Talks About His Favorite Places To Eat

Boston Red Sox shortstop is no stranger to good food. Jenny Johnson caught up with Bogaerts before he headed south for spring training to talk with him about his dining habits in his native Aruba as well as his favorite spots to eat around Fenway Park. See more above from “Dining Playbook.”Filed under: Dining Playbook
February 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Xander: 'Strongest Ever Going Into A Season'

Xander BogaertsRed Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts is feeling pretty good this off-season—in fact, the best he's ever felt going into a season. Said the 22-year old, "This is probably the strongest I've ever felt going into a season -- and by far. I'm definitely real excited for the season." This is music to every Sox fan's ears. After a disappointing first full season in The Show...
Via FenwayNation
January 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Red Sox Shortstop Xander Bogaerts Enjoying ‘Winter Weekend’ (Video)

The Boston Red Sox’ “Baseball Winter Weekend” is underway at Foxwoods Casino. Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts showed off his ping-pong skills against some of his teammates and it seems that the 22-year-old is one of the best players in the clubhouse. Bogaerts played in 144 games for the Red Sox last season, his first full MLB campaign. He batted .240 with 12 home runs and...
January 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Boston Red Sox: Five takeaways of the week

A couple of interesting notes, observations, and stats that I’ve picked up on over the course of the week for the Boston Red Sox. Let’s get into it. Duel in Chi-Town The final game of the series against the Chicago White Sox featured a battle of two south paws as Red Sox’ ace Jon Lester went up against the lanky Chris Sale. If you’re an old school kind of baseball fan like...
April 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Xander Bogaerts wants to be the next US Airways social media manager

Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts is off to a bit of a slow start on the field this season, but don’t let that slow down his game off the field.  According to Hall of Very Good, Bogaerts had only tweeted once since Christmas before Wednesday night.  He returned to social media with a bang though, doing what any 21 year old professional athlete might do… Accidentally tweeting...
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April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston Red Sox: 10 storylines to know for Opening Day

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. March Madness is wrapping up, winter is (slowly, very very slowly) drifting away, and, yes, Opening Day is upon us. And after a crazy offseason in which billions (yes, with a B) was spent by teams on free agents, your reigning World Series champs, the Boston Red Sox, were kinda quiet on that front. But that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t...
March 31, 2014  |  Discuss

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