Sean Penney

Sean is a passionate fan of Boston sports teams, with experience writing about the Red Sox and Celtics. He is also the author of the book "What If? Altering sports history one piece at a time."

SEATTLE, WASHINGTON - APRIL 23: Adalberto Mondesi #27 of the Kansas City Royals at bat against the Seattle Mariners at T-Mobile Park on April 23, 2022 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Steph Chambers/Getty Images)

How does Adalberto Mondesi trade affect Red Sox infield picture?

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WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 15: Adam Duvall #14 of the Atlanta Braves takes a swing during a baseball game against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on July 15, 2022 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Here’s how Adam Duvall signing changes complexion of Red Sox lineup

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BOSTON, MA - JULY 07: Rafael Devers #11 of the Boston Red Sox reacts as he tosses his bat after hitting a three-run home run in the fifth inning of a game against the New York Yankees at Fenway Park on July 7, 2022 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Adam Glanzman/Getty Images)

How Rafael Devers’ contract details affect Red Sox future

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FT. MYERS, FL - MARCH 30: Trevor Story #10 of the Boston Red Sox reacts before his Boston Red Sox Spring Training Grapefruit League debut game against the Atlanta Braves on March 30, 2022 at jetBlue Park at Fenway South in Fort Myers, Florida. (Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/Getty Images)

Trevor Story surgery further complicates Red Sox shortstop issues

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LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 27: Justin Turner #10 of the Los Angeles Dodgers runs to first base on his single to right field in the fourth inning of Game Four of the 2018 World Series against the Boston Red Sox at Dodger Stadium on October 27, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)

Former Dodger helped recruit Justin Turner to the Red Sox

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TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 30: Rafael Devers #11 of the Boston Red Sox bats against the Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre on September 30, 2022 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

Boston Red Sox are building around Rafael Devers

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Rafael Devers of the Boston Red Sox reacts after hitting a solo home run during the first inning of a Grapefruit League game against the Minnesota Twins on March 31, 2022 at jetBlue Park at Fenway South in Fort Myers, Florida. (Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/Getty Images)

Red Sox lock up Rafael Devers with a massive contract extension

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Jun 11, 2018; Baltimore, MD, USA; Boston Red Sox third baseman Rafael Devers (11) doubles during the twelfth inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Boston Red Sox defeated Baltimore Orioles 2-0. Mandatory Credit: Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports

Red Sox take a step in the right direction with Rafael Devers

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OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 03: Nathan Eovaldi #17 of the Boston Red Sox pitches against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning at RingCentral Coliseum on June 03, 2022 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Bizarre trade deadline comes back to haunt Red Sox after Nathan Eovaldi departure

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WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 14: Niko Goodrum #11 of the Houston Astros takes a swing during a baseball game against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on May 14, 2022 in Washington DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

How Red Sox’ latest cheap endeavor could carve out a role in 2023

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BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 6: Chief Baseball Officer Chaim Bloom of the Boston Red Sox addresses the media during a press conference following the final game of the 2022 season on October 6, 2022 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/Getty Images)

Red Sox setting themselves up for failure by refusing to evolve with free-agent market

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ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 01: Kenley Jansen #74 of the Atlanta Braves celebrates the 4-2 victory over the New York Mets at Truist Park on October 1, 2022 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Todd Kirkland/Getty Images)

Kenley Jansen signing fortifies a vastly improved Red Sox bullpen

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BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 5: Xander Bogaerts #2 of the Boston Red Sox reacts during the sixth inning of a game against the Tampa Bay Rays on October 5, 2022 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/Getty Images)

Making sense of the Red Sox negotiating tactics with Xander Bogaerts

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SEATTLE, WASHINGTON - OCTOBER 03: Mitch Haniger #17 of the Seattle Mariners looks on during the first inning against the Detroit Tigers at T-Mobile Park on October 03, 2022 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Steph Chambers/Getty Images)

Red Sox rumors: Boston a serious suitor for Mitch Haniger

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OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA - SEPTEMBER 09: Jose Abreu #79 of the Chicago White Sox bats against the Oakland Athletics in the top of the first inning at RingCentral Coliseum on September 09, 2022 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Red Sox Rumors: José Abreu was top outside target before Astros signing

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LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - OCTOBER 01: Cody Bellinger #35 of the Los Angeles Dodgers reacts after Mookie Betts #50 hit was ruled a foul ball against the Colorado Rockies during the sixth inning at Dodger Stadium on October 01, 2022 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Michael Owens/Getty Images)

Could Cody Bellinger bounce back with the Red Sox?

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