A National League DH. Really?

Here we go again, and I give the same response each and every time it starts: "A National League DH? Really?" I'm still trying to figure out whatever possessed MLB to start using them in the American League. MLB made a serious mistake by implementing the designated hitter (DH) rule,

A Wishlist for the Red Sox Offseason

The Red Sox have several difficult decisions to make for 2020. Here's what I'd like to see them do. The Red Sox are in a tough position. They failed to make the playoffs despite having the highest payroll in all of baseball. The disappointing season - combined with the need to

American League Rookie of the Year Breakdown

Unfortunately, baseball season has come and gone, as the Washington Nationals won their first-ever world series this past week. However, there is still plenty of baseball to discuss! From free agency to manager changes, and award winners, Overtime Heroics will continue to keep you in the loop for everything baseball

Looking Back at Dave Dombrowski with the Red Sox

Four years and one month after it began, the Dave Dombrowski era is over in Boston. Assistant GM Eddie Romero will take over in the interim, while the organization begins searching for its next captain. The news was broken by Jeff Passan of ESPN just after midnight on Monday: News: Less than

Red Sox Ace Chris Sale Sent to the IL

Red Sox ace Chris Sale has gone on the 10 day Injured List with elbow inflammation, retroactive to August 14. The team announced the move on Saturday. In order to fill his roster spot, the club called up reliever Ryan Brasier from Triple-A Pawtucket. The hope is that Brasier has

Finding a Closer for the Boston Red Sox

The Red Sox have been difficult to watch. From a horrible West Coast trip, where the team opened the season by going 3-8 before playing a single game at Fenway Park, to Chris Sale's 3-7 record and unusually high 3.82 ERA, this season has been inconsistent and rough. One of