With the Boston Red Sox as popular worldwide now as they've ever been, there's certainly no shortage of Sox blogs, fan sites, and sportswriters out there. And while there may be many entertaining and informational Sox sites out there to follow on a daily basis, who has time to read them each and every day?
Dead Red aims to summarize, analyze and opine on the most important events and developments in Red Sox world on a weekly basis. In each column, you get a little bit of perspective (from this Boston native) and a lot of information and research that readers will hopefully find useful towards understanding the state of the Sox, whether they be Sox fans, Sox haters, or baseball fanatics in general.
After disappointing outcomes in Oakland and Seattle, Boston renewed its dominance over Anaheim to end its 10-game road trip.
The Red Sox have been lousy lately, but with healthy bodies on their way back, should fare better in the upcoming games ahead.
The Boston Red Sox are limping into the All-Star break but are still in the thick of two playoff races.
Boston tattooed Colorado's Ubaldo Jimenez but lost the series. In San Francisco, they lost three players to injury but won the series. Go figure.
The current best offensive team in baseball, the BoSox, beat Arizona and Manny’s Dodgers as part of an undefeated week.
Wakefield knocks The Rocket from the record books, while Daniel Nava debuts at Fenway with a historic knock of his own.
Clay Buchholz and Jon Lester excel again, Daniel Bard continues bullpen dominance, while Youk and Victor Martinez power BoSox through the week.
The BoSox put it all together in sweeping the Rays, but split four games with the lowly Royals.
Minus a couple of duds, Boston has a winning week and gains ground in the AL Wild Card race.
Another week, another .500 record for this .500 Boston squad.
A look back at Nomar Day on Cinco de Mayo, and look ahead to upcoming Sox games and other news.
The Red Sox embarrassed a surprisingly lousy Angels team. Then those damn Yankees had to ruin the fun.
It started out as a promising week, then turned into a weekend to forget for Red Sox Nation.
The BoSox won series at home vs. Texas and Baltimore last week, and look to do the same @ Toronto and Baltimore this week.
A recap of BoSox series losses to Minnesota and Tampa Bay last week, and what to look forward to this week.
A recap and analysis of the BoSox's first week bouts against their Yankee rivals and subsequent roadtrip in Royals Town.
Pitching is the name of the game for the BoSox, starring Alan Embree, Dice-K, and Scott Atchison.
The Red Sox 2009 Offseason and 2010 Outlook: Summarized And Evaluated
This week I look back at the BoSox’s last games of 2009 and assess the long season gone by.
Boston looks to keep up its playoff success against Anaheim.