The 1975 Boston Red Sox are regarded as one of the best teams in franchise history, and they were bolstered by future Hall of Famer Jim Rice, Rookie of the Year and MVP Fred Lynn, and future All-Star Dwight Evans.
But could the 2016 Red Sox feature something similar? Brock Holt, Jackie Bradley Jr. and Mookie Betts all are enjoying fine seasons both at the plate and in the field, and Rice thinks that nucleus has the talent to be just as good.
Check out his comments from NESN’s “Red Sox Gameday Live” in the video above.
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