Jake Archer

Jake Archer

Jake is a sports blogger with a passion for baseball and the Red Sox. He loves pitcher's duels, ballpark food and listening to games on the radio. He's got some strong opinions on things like pace-of-play, the DH rule and more. Follow him on Twitter at @jarcher04.

EP-151009375.jpg&updated=201510070547&MaxW=800&maxH=800&noborder
By Jake Archer On Friday, April 21st, 2017
0 Comments

Cubs Players Take Four of the Top Five Spots In Jersey Sales Since The World Series

I’m a big time jersey guy, and I always have been since I was a kid. A lot of people are against grown men wearing jerseys, which I think is ridiculous. I have some rules that I follow such as don’t wear a More...

Detroit Tigers v Miami Marlins
By Jake Archer On Friday, April 21st, 2017
0 Comments

Brad Ausmus Doesn’t Mind Fans Yelling To Distract Players

On Wednesday, the Detroit Tigers had a rough day in the field. On two separate occasions in their 8-7 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays, a routine fly ball would fall to the ground as a result of a fan in the stands yelling More...

22120562-mmmain
By Jake Archer On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
0 Comments

Derek Jeter and Jeb Bush Are Teaming Up to Buy the Miami Marlins

Ever since Derek Jeter retired from baseball, people have been speculating on if/how/when he would get back into the game. Well, as has long been rumored, Jeter is apparently joining a group of very rich people More...

ALCS Indians Blue Jays Baseball
By Jake Archer On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017
0 Comments

The Blue Jays Aren’t Done and the Red Sox Should Remember That

Tonight the Boston Red Sox meet up with their division rivals, the Toronto Blue Jays, north of the border in what is their first matchup of the year. The Blue Jays are having a rough go of it to start the season More...

xqpzp3bfnom7ukgtupto
By Jake Archer On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017
0 Comments

Johnny Cueto Wants To Finish His Career In The American League

San Francisco Giants starting pitcher and co-ace Johnny Cueto apparently isn’t committed to being in the orange and black forever. Cueto told the San Francisco Chronicle on Saturday that he hopes to finish his More...

seattle-mariners-grasshoppers
By Jake Archer On Friday, April 14th, 2017
0 Comments

The Seattle Mariners Are Serving Toasted Grasshoppers and Guess What? They’re a Hit!

I am a huge ballpark food guy. I love to see what kinds of weird things teams are serving at stadiums every year and think about if I’d want to try them or not. Most of the time, I’d love to try them. But the More...

Atlanta Braves v Boston Red Sox
By Jake Archer On Thursday, April 13th, 2017
1 Comment

Where Are All The Mitch Moreland Haters?

Fans everywhere are guilty of judging new players early before they get any chance to really see what they can do. But fans in Boston, including myself, love to do it. With new Red Sox first basemen Mitch Moreland, More...

buck-showalter-mlb-baltimore-orioles-houston-astros-850x560
By Jake Archer On Thursday, April 13th, 2017
0 Comments

Buck Showalter Should Probably Worry About His Own Team

Look, Buck Showalter is a good manager and a baseball lifer. He’s been around a long, long time and had some success but for someone who’s never won a championship, he really gets praised quite a bit. To me, More...

Cincinnati Reds v New York Mets
By Jake Archer On Tuesday, April 11th, 2017
0 Comments

The Top 5 Must-Watch Pitchers in Baseball

After watching Chris Sale and Justin Verlander go at it yesterday in Detroit and then tuning in to see Jon Lester pitch last night, I got thinking about the best pitchers to watch in baseball. Now, I know there More...

Boston Red Sox v Detroit Tigers
By Jake Archer On Tuesday, April 11th, 2017
0 Comments

It’s Too Early To Worry, Red Sox Fans

The beginning of this baseball season has not been very kind to the Boston Red Sox. The flu has run rampant through the clubhouse, and even the NESN broadcast booth and players have missed time for injury or personal More...

FirefliesTebow_037
By Jake Archer On Saturday, April 8th, 2017
0 Comments

Tim Tebow Went Yard In His First Minor League At Bat And Maybe Tebowmania Is Back in 2017

If you don’t know by now, Tim Tebow hit a home run in his first minor league at-bat for the New York Mets Class-A affiliate Columbia Fireflies. Also, if you don’t know that by now then you live under More...

9890076-mlb-philadelphia-phillies-media-day-850x560
By Jake Archer On Thursday, April 6th, 2017
0 Comments

Knowing That Clay Buchholz Is No Longer Boston’s Problem Is A Beautiful Thing

Today, the Red Sox got rained out in Boston so I didn’t anticipate being invested in any baseball games beyond just watching for fun. Well, I forgot that Clay Buchholz was taking the hill for the Philadelphia More...

Pittsburgh Pirates v Boston Red Sox
By Jake Archer On Thursday, April 6th, 2017
0 Comments

It’s Only One Start, But Boston Is Already In Love With Chris Sale

Look, it’s the second game of the season so I’m trying to keep my cool here. I don’t want to overreact and dub Chris Sale my favorite Red Sox pitcher ever or anything like that. But with that said, I’m More...

Former exec Tom Schieffer inducted into Texas Rangers' HOF
By Jake Archer On Tuesday, April 4th, 2017
0 Comments

Rougned Odor Negotiating Two Horses Into His Contract Is So Ridiculous You Have To Respect It

A couple of days ago it was announced that 23 year old Texas Rangers starting second baseman and founding member of MLB fight club, Rougned Odor, signed a six-year, $49.5 million extension with an option for a More...

Boston Red Sox v Baltimore Orioles
By Jake Archer On Tuesday, April 4th, 2017
0 Comments

I Wasn’t Emotionally Ready For The Absence of David Ortiz

Yesterday was, by all accounts, a good day for Boston Red Sox fans. Opening Day was at Fenway, the sun was shining and the Sox got a win. There really wasn’t a whole lot to complain about during the game unless More...








MLB News and More