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Pierre McGuire joins MFB to analyze last night's Bruins-Red Wings game and preview tonight's game against the Canadiens. Pierre also offers his take on fighting in the NHL.
Red Sox exploded for 23 runs on 24 hits, both postseason records, in a 23-7 rout of the Indians in Game 4 of the American League Division Series. Which Indians ace who would later go on to pitch for the Red Sox took the loss? QUOTE OF THE DAY
and 4.39 ERA (23rd in the majors, 10th in the American League this year): JON LESTER (6-7, 3.52 ERA, 10 ..... long balls for the year, tied for the most in the American League . That trait -- along with poor run support -- has
They are still nine games out of first-place in the American League East. And they currently carry the exact same number of ..... slugger took the righty deep during Game 5 of the American League Championship Series , last season. It was
the third-worst record in the American League ; they are one game better than ..... games behind the Blue Jays in the American League East, though a more modest four ..... teams are better than them in the American League , it's hard to imagine there
Nationals) in draft spending. No team in the American League East and just one in the American League (the Royals) spent more on the draft during ..... largest. "They get it," an opposing American League GM once said with more than a hint of frustration
with the pitcher who came into the night leading the American League in walks going on a run of 25 straight strikes. Before ..... The others? Lester: 6-6, 3.15 ERA (with an American League -leading 95 strikeouts.) Santana: 5-2, 4
Finding Red Sox connections on one side of the American League Championship Series – over with the Orioles — isn’ t difficult. You have reliever Andrew Miller , infielder Kelly Johnson
and the Sox’ obvious need to upgrade their offense following a season in which they ranked among the worst in the American League at scoring runs, creates an expectation of change. Asked if he had a sense of his fit for the organization, Nava acknowledged
9, 1988, the Red Sox dropped a 4-1 decision to the Athletics, as Oakland completed a four-game sweep of the American League Championship Series . Which former Red Sox player was named MVP of the series? QUOTE OF THE DAY: “You always have
Marlins and won another title in 2007 with the Red Sox. A three-time All-Star, Beckett was runner-up for the American League Cy Young Award in 2007, when he went 20-7 with a 3.27 ERA and 1.14 WHIP. – Jets coach Rex Ryan is not shying away from the fact that
runs per game en route to a World Series , he oversaw a squad that managed just 3.91 runs per game, 11th in the American League . Colbrunn also spent time away from the team in June due to a brain hemorrhage that resulted in his hospitalization