Tag: batting average

Pop Quiz: Who’s Driving the Sox Offense?

Filed in Sports by on April 27, 2010 0 Comments
Pop Quiz: Who’s Driving the Sox Offense?

Pop quiz: which Red Sox player has the highest batting average so far this season? Is it V-Mart? Pedroia? Another one of the usual suspects? Believe it or not, it’s Jason Varitek. Yes, the veteran catcher—who, you may remember, lost his starting job mid-season last year when the Sox brought in hard-hitting Victor Martinez in […]

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Big Papi Gets the Squeeze: Calls Already Mounting For Slugger’s Ouster

Filed in Featured, Sports by on April 8, 2010 1 Comment
Big Papi Gets the Squeeze: Calls Already Mounting For Slugger’s Ouster

Baseball, more than any other sport, perhaps more than any other profession besides politics, is constantly beleaguered by the question, “What have you done for me lately?” In a game where statistics are sacred, where every piece of data is scrutinized, analyzed, and categorized, a player’s poor performance cannot go unnoticed. So when high profile, […]

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