CSS Button No Image Css3Menu.com

Baseball Prospectus home
  
  
Click here to log in Click here for forgotten password Click here to subscribe

Articles Tagged Boston Red Sox 

Search BP Articles

All Blogs (including podcasts)

Active Columns

Authors

Article Types

Archives

12-19

comment icon

5

Transaction Analysis: Catchin' Relief
by
Matthew Trueblood, R.J. Anderson, Wilson Karaman, Mike Gianella, Jordan Gorosh and Chris Rodriguez

12-19

comment icon

1

Rumor Roundup: Kenta Maeda Will Not Be Appearing In This Feature (Beyond Today)
by
Daniel Rathman

12-15

comment icon

9

Prospectus Feature: The Surprising Math Teams Use to Value a Compensation Pick
by
Jeff Quinton

12-15

comment icon

6

Transaction Analysis: Sixty Percent of a Red Sox Rotation
by
Andrew Koo

12-02

comment icon

6

Painting the Black: The Ones That Sabean Let Get Away
by
R.J. Anderson

12-01

comment icon

33

2015 Prospects: Boston Red Sox Top 10 Prospects
by
Chris Mellen and BP Prospect Staff

11-26

comment icon

2

Daisy Cutter: Jon Lester's New Peers
by
Sahadev Sharma

11-25

comment icon

37

Transaction Analysis: Red Sox Do Whatever They Want
by
Sam Miller and Ben Carsley

11-25

comment icon

3

Baseball Therapy: The Timeshare DH
by
Russell A. Carleton

11-25

comment icon

3

Rumor Roundup: Revenge is a Dish Best Served Immediately
by
Daniel Rathman

11-05

comment icon

3

Transaction Analysis: Lind Blows Out of Toronto
by
R.J. Anderson and Mike Gianella

11-05

comment icon

3

The BP Wayback Machine: Farewell, Alfonso Soriano
by
BP Staff

11-03

comment icon

2

Fantasy Team Preview: Boston Red Sox
by
Ben Carsley

10-31

comment icon

19

Skewed Left: Those Lucky Red Sox
by
Zachary Levine

10-10

comment icon

6

Pitching Backward: The Not-So-Sudden Breakout of October's Best Lefty Reliever
by
Jeff Long

09-12

comment icon

7

Pebble Hunting: The Best Defensive Game of August
by
Sam Miller

09-12

comment icon

17

Notes About Baseball: Talking About Money
by
Rocco DeMaro

09-10

comment icon

11

The Lineup Card: Nine Comeback of the Year Candidates for 2015
by
Baseball Prospectus

08-22

comment icon

4

Transaction Analysis: Boston Signs Cuban Star Rusney Castillo
by
R.J. Anderson

08-02

comment icon

19

Trade Deadline
by
Sam Miller and Tim Collins

08-01

comment icon

15

Transaction Analysis: Give the Red Sox Your Tired and Your Poor But Do Not Give Them Your Prospects
by
Sam Miller

07-31

comment icon

4

Transaction Analysis: Yankees Get a Proper Infield
by
Daniel Rathman, Ben Carsley, Craig Goldstein and CJ Wittmann

07-31

comment icon

0

Transaction Analysis: Andrew Miller Goes to Baltimore
by
R.J. Anderson, Tucker Blair and J.P. Breen

07-31

comment icon

1

Transaction Analysis: Cardinals Trade from the Depths
by
Jeff Quinton, Mike Gianella and Jason Parks

07-30

comment icon

25

Moonshot: Separating the Phenoms Who'll Make It From Those Who Won't
by
Robert Arthur

07-22

comment icon

3

What You Need to Know: Boston Gives 'Em A Little Thumpin' Thumpin'
by
Daniel Rathman

07-11

comment icon

2

Transaction Analysis: A Pierz to be Missing
by
R.J. Anderson

07-10

comment icon

3

What You Need to Know: Chris Sale's Revenge
by
Chris Mosch

07-10

comment icon

9

The Call-Up: Christian Vazquez
by
Al Skorupa and Ben Carsley

06-30

comment icon

11

Monday Morning Ten Pack: June 30, 2014
by
BP Prospect Staff

06-30

comment icon

3

The Call-Up: Mookie Betts
by
Mark Anderson and Ben Carsley

06-27

comment icon

17

BP Top 50
by
Jason Parks, Nick J. Faleris, Chris Mellen and CJ Wittmann

06-27

comment icon

1

Transaction Analysis: Chris Crossed
by
R.J. Anderson

06-25

comment icon

4

Painting the Black: Red Sox Playing Badly, Playing Bradley
by
R.J. Anderson

05-27

comment icon

4

What You Need to Know: Weekend Wrap-Up, 5/27
by
Daniel Rathman

05-21

comment icon

13

Transaction Analysis: Stephen Drew and the Red Sox End the Suspense
by
Ben Lindbergh and Jeff Quinton

05-13

comment icon

3

Eyewitness Accounts: May 13, 2014
by
Jason Parks and BP Prospect Staff

05-12

comment icon

6

Monday Morning Ten Pack: May 12, 2014
by
Jason Parks and BP Prospect Staff

05-05

comment icon

10

Pebble Hunting: Who's Winning the Dodgers/Red Sox Trade This Second?
by
Sam Miller

05-01

comment icon

28

Prospects Will Break Your Heart: What Did I Miss: Mookie Betts
by
Jason Parks

04-25

comment icon

2

BP Unfiltered: Scouting Mike Carp
by
Dan Rozenson

03-25

comment icon

10

Prospectus Preview: AL East 2014 Preseason Preview
by
Andrew Koo and Zachary Levine

03-21

comment icon

1

Painting the Black: The Predictive Power of the Hit By Pitch
by
R.J. Anderson

03-20

comment icon

0

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 410: 2014 Season Preview Series: Boston Red Sox
by
Ben Lindbergh, Sam Miller and Nick Wheatley-Schaller

03-03

comment icon

2

Painting the Black: The Prospect Proximity Rankings
by
R.J. Anderson

02-24

comment icon

19

Transaction Analysis: Qualifying Offer Helps Orioles, Hurts Nelson Cruz
by
Ben Lindbergh and R.J. Anderson

01-28

comment icon

0

Rumor Roundup: Extension Tension
by
Daniel Rathman

01-27

comment icon

0

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 372: The Rays, The Red Sox, and Getting Hometown Discounts
by
Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

01-23

comment icon

1

Transaction Analysis: Dude (Looks Like a Grady)
by
R.J. Anderson, Mauricio Rubio and Steffan Segui

01-06

comment icon

8

Fantasy Team Preview: Boston Red Sox
by
Ben Carsley

<< Previous Tag Entries Next Tag Entries >>

This is a BP Fantasy article. To read it, sign up today!

November 3, 2014 6:00 am

Fantasy Team Preview: Boston Red Sox

2

Ben Carsley

Just one year removed from a championship, John Farrell's squad will look to bounce back in 2015.

The Boston Red Sox are a team in transition. They feature some established stars who figure to contribute significantly to fantasy squads once again in 2015. They roster plenty of young players and veterans who are inconsistent enough to make fantasy forecasting difficult. And they feature a handful of players who should send fantasy owners running for the hills.

But despite their disappointing 2014 campaign, there's a lot of talent both young and old on this roster. The Red Sox have a ton of talent on offense, some intriguing relief candidates, and there are people who still start, too, but shh, let's not talk about them.

The rest of this article is restricted to Baseball Prospectus Subscribers.

Not a subscriber?

Click here for more information on Baseball Prospectus subscriptions or use the buttons to the right to subscribe and get access to the best baseball content on the web.


Cancel anytime.


That's a 33% savings over the monthly price!


That's a 33% savings over the monthly price!

Already a subscriber? Click here and use the blue login bar to log in.

This is a BP Premium article. To read it, sign up for Premium today!

October 31, 2014 6:00 am

Skewed Left: Those Lucky Red Sox

19

Zachary Levine

Perhaps the 88-win Giants had luck on their side in winning the 2014 World Series, but can the same be said for the 97-win 2013 Red Sox?

We as a community tended to view our 2014 bracket champion San Francisco Giants, not to mention the Royals who finished a neck behind, as a little bit lucky. Hence, the rather dismissive language associated with the seventh and 10th best teams from the regular season, the latter being the one crowned champion. Hence, the discussion of whether the playoff structure had failed us.

We didn’t – OK, fine, I didn’t – want any runners-up winning short series and fluking their way to a title in a sport that used to be designed to reward the start-to-finish steady.

The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe.

The emergence of Andrew Miller was a slow burn that happened right in front of us. How much should we have seen coming?

Where the Tigers and Dodgers and Nationals and A's have failed this offseason, the Orioles haven't, and won't, because their manager can call for Andrew Miller. The 2014 postseason has been a tragic and entertaining reminder that bullpens are in fact important, and that elite bullpens—or at least bullpens that perform elitely—can cover for other deficiencies on a roster. Miller has arguably been the best reliever so far this postseason, which shouldn’t come as a surprise unless you opted to not watch any baseball over the previous seven months.

Read the full article...

This is a BP Premium article. To read it, sign up for Premium today!

September 12, 2014 6:00 am

Pebble Hunting: The Best Defensive Game of August

7

Sam Miller

Organized knowledge and organized life, or: The science and the wisdom of Jackie Bradley Jr.'s defense.

The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe.

Brief interviews with fabulously wealthy men.

In The Room

Read the full article...

These players and/or entities have been disappointing, absent, or in low esteem this year, but our staff sees bounce-back campaigns in store.

Read the full article...

The Red Sox are the latest to bid high on a Cuban import, but will Rusney Castillo follow in the footsteps of Cespedes, Puig, and Abreu?

Read the full article...

August 2, 2014 1:00 am

Trade Deadline

19

Sam Miller and Tim Collins

How much did each move yesterday affect the playoff picture? We let PECOTA and our playoff odds answer that.

We can write about the prospects who can’t locate glove-side, we can write about the fantasy implications of a fourth-outfielder logjam, we can write about the strengths and weaknesses of each player traded and we can give our best assessment of each team’s competitive windows. But what you really want to know is this:

Are the Brewers (or the A’s, or the Orioles, or name a team) any more likely to make the playoffs today than they were before they made the TA-worthy trade? Any by how much?

Read the full article...

Why Boston's big trades of Jon Lester and John Lackey didn't result in any minor leaguers joining the Red Sox

The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe.

The Yankees' rebuild of the infield is complete with the additions of Stephen Drew and Martin Prado.



The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe.

The Red Sox trade one of the top lefty relievers for a preseason top-100 prospect.

The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe.

St. Louis acquires John Lackey and a prospect for what amounted to spare parts in their deep-as-heck organization.

The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe.

<< Previous Tag Entries Next Tag Entries >>