In Boston, they’re not wringing their hands, gnashing their teeth and moaning to the heavens about Jacoby Ellsbury’s departure for the Yankees.
What was the Yankees’ biggest issue last season? Injuries. And so what did they just do in free agency? Go out and get Jacoby Ellsbury, a player with a history of injuries.
Where would the Red Sox have been in the postseason without Jon Lester? He went 4-1 in five starts, posting a 1.56 ERA.