Sean McAdam weighs in on a number of Red Sox topics. Among them:
Losses like Friday night (20-2 drubbing at the hands of the Athletics) can't be helping Bobby Valentine's odds of coming back next season.
How has Josh Reddick done what he's done this season?
Will we see David Ortiz again this season? Will we see him in a Red Sox uniform again?
In February, the Boston Celtics were involved in trade deadline talks with the Houston Rockets involving center Dwight Howard.
It appears the team still has interest in the free-agent big man.
According to ESPN, the Celtics have secured a meeting with Howard after July 1.
Howard, 30, became a free agent after declining a player option that would have paid him more the $23 million in 2016-17
Mike Felger and Dan Shaughnessy discuss the Boston Red Sox bouncing back from their slump with a win over the Tampa Bay Rays.
Three things we learned from the Boston Red Sox' 8-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays
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