If you navigated last September without shaming yourself, your family, your employers and the city you call home, congratulations! You had a better month than the Red Sox. ...
Outside of Ellsbury, every player on the roster has room to improve and all of New England - not to mention the rest of baseball - will be watching hawkishly to see how they respond. ... The Sox have circled the wagons and proclaimed that they're not the freak show everyone thinks. Now comes their chance to prove it.
East Central West Yankees Tigers Rangers Rays Cleveland Angels Red Sox Royals Mariners Blue Jays Twins A's Orioles White Sox Wild Cards: Rays and Angels NL Divisions: Phillies, Cardinals, Giants NL Wild Cards: Diamondbacks, Reds ALCS: Rangers over Yankees World Series: Rangers over Phillies
MVP: Miguel Cabrera (Pedroia #5, Gonzalez #6) Cy Young: Justin Verlander (Lester #5) Rookie: Jesus Montero NL MVP : Joey Votto NL Cy Young: Roy HalladayUSAToday:
One of the Burning Questions: "Are The Red Sox In Decline?"
East Central West Yankees Tigers Angels Red Sox Cleveland Rangers Rays Royals Mariners Blue Jays White Sox A's Orioles Twins Wins: Yankees 98, Red Sox 92, Rays 88 Wild Cards: Rangers (93 wins), Red Sox NL Divisions: Phillies, Cardinals, Diamondbacks NL Wild Cards: Atlanta, Reds