Will the Red Sox, coming off consecutive last-place finishes under John Farrell, be tempted to make a quick change if they start slowly?
Addressing some smaller, but not-so-insignificant questions for the Red Sox as spring training approaches.
Dave Dombrowski's in-season approach will probably be different than Ben Cherington's. How different? Let us count the ways . . .
4yAdrian Gonzalez has a very impressive debut, collecting two hits, three RBI and a stolen base.
4yWhen the opposition scores nine runs off two of your best pitchers -- as the Rangers did against Jon Lester and Daniel Bard -- you know it's not your afternoon.
4yWatch the video Sox get off on wrong foot with loss to Rangers, 9-5
4ySome statistical observations from Bill Chuck.
4yThe Sox release a statement in which team officials praise the former GM as 'a legendary figure in the game of baseball'
4yMichael Felger and Ron Borges discuss what the Opening Day lineup tells us about how the Red Sox feel about J.D. Drew.
4yMichael Felger and Ron Borges talk about the Red Sox' new role as the hunted, rather than the hunters.