Peter Gammons: 7 questions to be answered by 2017 Red Sox

Ft. MYERS, Fla.—The fact is that the Red Sox are supposed to win. They are today’s George Steinbrenner Yankees. Since John Henry brought  Dave Dombrowski in to replace Ben Cherington in August, 2015, they have signed David Price for $217M, traded 13 prospects—some very good—for Craig Kimbrel, Drew Pomeranz, Chris Sale and Tyler Thornburg. The front […]

Coffee and Clippings: Time to worry about Johnny Cueto?

David Schoenfield (@dschoenfield) of ESPN’s SweetSpot blog asks if is time to worry about Johnny Cueto’s struggles… Has it been bad luck? Bad pitching? Before we get into that, it’s worth noting that Cueto’s worst three-game span with the Cincinnati Reds this season was 11 runs in 21.1 innings. In 2014, it was 12 runs in […]