for the second half
The Red Sox have the best record in baseball, but in June and July theyve been decidedly mediocre, with a 17-18 record. Still, they hold a comfortable 10-game lead and have a soft schedule the rest of the way. But will that only prove to mask the underlying issues with this team? What follows are 10 questions for the Sox that could shape their second half and determine whether they will truly be championship contenders.
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