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2018 Wake Forest Football Preseason Opponent Preview: Boston College

2018 Wake Forest Football Preseason Opponent Preview: Boston College

Coach Steve Addazio embarks on his sixth season as the Boston College Eagles Head Coach. If there’s a word to describe Addazio, some would say consistent, as BC has finished with a 7-6 record in four of the five seasons with him at the helm. Traditionally not a powerhouse, BC has been satisfied to some degree by the consistent winning of Addazio, as he is under contract through 2020. In the 2017 season, BC had it very rough, starting the season at 2-4 with plenty of the tough ACC slate up ahead. However, something very cool happened with the […]

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Series Preview: Red Sox vs. Twins

Series Preview: Red Sox vs. Twins

A look at the upcoming four-game set back at Fenway The Opponent in one sentence After sneaking into the playoffs last year some of the young players on the Twins have not performed as expected and they have been among the more disappointing teams in the game in 2018. Record 47-53 Head-to-Head Record Trend Up, a bit. The Twins are coming off a very successful series in Toronto ahead of this trip to Boston, having just swept the Blue Jays over three games. Of course, immediately before that they were swept themselves in three games against the Royals . […]

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Red Sox not happy with O’s handling of Wednesday’s postponed game

Red Sox not happy with O’s handling of Wednesday’s postponed game

Red Sox manager Alex Cora was not happy with the Baltimore Orioles ‘ handling of Wednesday’s game, which was postponed by rain following a 2-hour, 33-minute delay that began immediately after Boston took a 5-0 lead in the second inning. “I’m annoyed about the whole three-game series,” Cora said. “It happened two days ago — a rain delay with two outs in the first inning — and it happened again tonight. I’m not happy about it.” Cora said the Orioles should never have started Wednesday’s game. Radar tracking in Baltimore showed that massive storms were coming shortly after the […]

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Boston Red Sox’ game vs. Orioles postponed Wednesday night

Boston Red Sox’ game vs. Orioles postponed Wednesday night

A grounds crew member pulls a tarp on the infield during a second rain delay in a baseball game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles, Monday, July 23, 2018, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) ( The Red Sox-Orioles game Wednesday night was postponed due to rain after a lengthy delay. A makeup date has yet to be determined. Boston was leading Baltimore, 5-0, when the skies opened and umpires called for a delay in the top of the second inning. The delay took more than two hours. The postponement means that the game will start from […]

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O’s move on to finale vs. Red Sox after Britton trade

O’s move on to finale vs. Red Sox after Britton trade

BALTIMORE — The Baltimore Orioles finally found some success against the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday night. But the Orioles also lost one of their top players at the same time, so things will be tougher for them when playing Boston in the series finale on Wednesday at Camden Yards. The Orioles ended a four-game losing streak with a 7-6 victory over Boston Tuesday. Tim Beckham and Jonathan Schoop both hit two-run homers and finished with three RBIs apiece in that win. That ended a streak of frustration for Baltimore versus the Red Sox this season. Boston won 10 […]

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Boston Red Sox acquire Nathan Eovaldi from Tampa to bolster starting rotation

Boston Red Sox acquire Nathan Eovaldi from Tampa to bolster starting rotation

Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Nathan Eovaldi throws during the first inning of the team’s baseball game against the Miami Marlins on Friday, July 20, 2018, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Mike Carlson) ( A night after Drew Pomeranz struggled, the Boston Red Sox are reportedly adding a starting pitcher. The Red Sox confirmed a Ken Rosenthal Tweet that they’ve acquired Nathan Eovaldi for prospect Jalen Beeks. Eovaldi, 28, is a rare pitcher to come back from two Tommy John elbow surgeries. He missed all of 2017 and the beginning of 2018. The right-hander is 3-4 with a 4.26 […]

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What experts are saying about the 2018 Patriots

What experts are saying about the 2018 Patriots

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady takes questions from reporters following a minicamp practice. The Patriots report for training camp on Wednesday. As the defending conference champions begin another long, near-inevitable slog toward the AFC Championship game, there are some notable changes to the team that fell in Super Bowl LII. Malcolm Butler’s a Titan. Brandin Cooks calls Los Angeles home. Matt Patricia leads the Lions. Meanwhile, New England traded for Trent Brown, signed Adrian Clayborn, and drafted nine rookies. Most importantly, Brady and Belichick are back. While the questions that have dogged the team this offseason — about […]

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Late rally not enough as Boston Red Sox fall to Orioles, 7-6

Late rally not enough as Boston Red Sox fall to Orioles, 7-6

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Drew Pomeranz throws to the Baltimore Orioles in the third inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, July 24, 2018, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) ( The 2018 version of the Red Sox hasn’t lost much this season, but it just might have suffered two losses Tuesday night in Baltimore. Word leaked during Tuesday’s game that top Orioles reliever Zach Britton, who the Red Sox have pursued aggressively, was headed to the Yankees in a four-player trade , contingent on review of medicals. On the field, Boston’s fortune wasn’t much better in a 7-6 loss […]

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Tom Brady makes surprise visit to BC football

Tom Brady makes surprise visit to BC football

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady takes questions from reporters following a minicamp practice. Playing football at Boston College has its perks. Forget the prestige associated with lacing it up for a storied Division 1 program. Who knows when the winningest quarterback in Super Bowl history will drop by for a chat? The Patriots’ Tom Brady visited Chestnut Hill and the Boston College campus Sunday, stopping to speak with Eagles quarterback Anthony Brown and offensive coordinator Scot Loeffler. It was great having Tom Brady on campus. He spent a few minutes chatting with @BCFootball QB Anthony Brown and @BCCoachLoeffler […]

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Daily Red Sox Links: Ranking Dave Dombrowski’s trade deadline deals

Daily Red Sox Links: Ranking Dave Dombrowski’s trade deadline deals

We are one week away from the MLB trade deadline . While some big names have already moved ( Manny Machado in particular), there are going to be many more transactions in the next seven days, even if none match what the Dodgers and Orioles did. As we know, the Boston Red Sox are going to be in trade talks all the way up until the 4 p.m. deadline on July 31. Relievers, starting pitchers and a few position players are all potential trade targets for Dave Dombrowski and his front office. While we wait to see what move(s) […]

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