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Thinking Outside The Batters Box is a blog about baseball published every week.

Thinking Outside the Batter's Box: Round-by-round predictions for the 2014 MLB Playoffs

The Newtonite September 30, 2014

by Jacob Gurvis The leaves are changing color, the temperature is dropping (except for the odd 80 degree weather last weekend), and October is here. All of this means one thing: playoff baseball is upon...

With the glow of a World Series Championship still shining in Boston, Sox front office is back to work

The Newtonite November 14, 2013

by Jacob Gurvis Now that the calendar has flipped to November, it’s back to work for the Red Sox. While it has only been a little while since they won the World Series, there is work to be done. As...

Thinking Outside the Batter's Box: There's no "I" in "Beard," upgrade in character key to Sox' success in 2013

The Newtonite November 13, 2013

by Jacob Gurvis What do you value when it comes to teamwork and being part of a team? Sox skipper John Farrell discussed this concept with the media, and when talking about the type of people the Red...

World Series Prediction: Red Sox will beat Cardinals again

The Newtonite October 23, 2013

by Andrew Mannix Read another World Series prediction here. The Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals may be the two best teams in baseball and are almost identical in every way. They are both looking to be...

From worst to first: Why the Red Sox will win it all in 2013

The Newtonite October 22, 2013

by Jacob Gurvis Read another World Series prediction here. For the first time in six years, the Boston Red Sox are back in the World Series. After winning the American League (AL) East Division and finishing...

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