Just in case you’d forgotten, here’s a little reminder that the Red Sox are still in first place.
With Bruins fever sweeping through New England during the B’s Stanley Cup run, the Sox have been put on the back burner to a certain extent — and that’s too bad, considering how much drama they’re dealing with.
The American League East isn’t getting any easier, of course, and the Sox have a tough task ahead of them on Thursday as they face the Central-leading Tigers in Detroit. That’s only the tip of the iceberg when it comes to what you might have missed while following all the Bruins drama this postseason.
Check out the above video for a quick primer from NESN Nation’s Dan Duquette.