Matthew Kory

  • joined Apr 29, 2011
  • last login Apr 16, 2014
  • posts 531
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Author at Over The Monster; 2012 National Misspelling Bee Champion

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Over The Monster Podcast: A Rough Start

Things have not been the best for the 2014 Red Sox. This isn't 2013 anymore. Sadly. But that doesn't mean 2014 can't be its own success. Brendan and Matt discuss.

Owens, Lackey, and the Red Sox future rotation

How Henry Owens emergence and John Lackey's contract could allow the Red Sox to let Jon Lester walk.

The Over the Monster Podcast: Episode 100

100 episodes in and Matt and Brendan welcome back former co-host Marc Normandin and first ever guest of the podcast, Sam Miller of Baseball Prospectus.

Tabling Lester extension negotiations is troubling

This is silly. Can we just get this done, people?

98th OTM Podcast: Ortiz, Lester, Soccer Kittens

Brendan, Marc, and Matt discuss the David Ortiz extension, what it means, why it happened, whether or not it was good (spoiler: it is good), and then talk about Jon Lester's contract situation and what should and will happen there.

OTM Podcast: Grady Sizemore Is For Real

A Red Sox podcast that discusses Grady Sizemore? You don't say!

OTM Podcast: Fenway, Capuano, and Talky-talky!

Podcasts are listenable talky things in your ears but also in a pod with a cast! Silly! This one has baseball in it!

Regression, thy name is Red Sox

Sure the Red Sox might be good regression candidates this season, but does it really matter?

Over The Monster Podcast: Dempster Diving

The 95th OTM Podcast covers Ryan Dempster's non-retirement retirement, Xander Bogaerts' awesomeness, and some team projections because projections = fun!

Over the Monster Podcast: Pitching and pitching!

Talking bullpen, potential minor league call-ups, Will Middlebrooks, and the proper way to construct the Red Sox lineup.

OTM Podcast Ep. 93: (Size)more!

Red Sox yak'n for people who can't read!

Projecting the 2015 Red Sox top 10 prospects

The Red Sox have a stellar minor league system, but half the top 10 is likely to graduate to the big leagues this season. So, what will next season's top 10 look like?

Mike Trout, future Red Sox, book it

This is the deal that will bring Trout to the Red Sox! Maybe. It is Mike Trout, after all.

Tanaka and the Red Sox

Could the Red Sox make a run at the best pitcher available?

Why the Red Sox should re-sign Stephen Drew

When weighing the options, Stephen Drew just makes the Red Sox better.

How will the Red Sox replace Jacoby Ellsbury?

Now that Jacoby Ellsbury is [redacted], where will the production come from?

Red Sox free agent targets: Mike Napoli

You know him, you love him, you've seen him drunkenly roaming the streets half naked.

Naming Tony La Russa's 17 Cats

Tony La Russa says he knows the names for each of his 17 cats. We don't believe him.

Chemistry? Sure, but Red Sox loaded with talent

Chemistry means little if the team isn't any good, and this Red Sox team was great.

Podcast: Will Leitch and the World Series

Will Leitch joins Matt Kory on the Over the Monster Podcast to talk about the World Series, the St. Louis Cardinals, and other fun things.

The 91st Over The Monster Podcast: World Series!

Matt and Brendan analyze the World Series! Dudes! Holy [swear word]!! We're in the World Series!!

The 90th Over The Monster Podcast

On the podcast, Brendan and Matt discuss the first two games of the ALCS, the strategy the Red Sox have followed, if it has worked, and what the team must do going forward to reach the World Series.

The Over The Monster Podcast - ALCS Preview

The OTM Podcast is back and ever so timely. It's time to look back at the series just past and analyze the one upcoming.

The Over The Monster Podcast: Reboot!

Get your ears on, set your expectations to "low" and fire it up, it's the return of the Over The Monster Podcast!

Red Sox MVP debate: Clay Buchholz

Whether it was setting the tone in April, showing up strong after an injury, or just pitching better than any starter on a per-inning basis, here, ladies and gentlemen, is your 2013 Boston Red Sox MVP: Clay Buchholz!

The 2013 Red Sox season: Counting the good

The Red Sox just lost a heart-breaker to the Yankees in New York. One cheap 0-2 dinker from Ichiro and a wild pitch later (what kind of pitch was that, anyway?) and the Yankees walked it off. So why am I smiling?

Breaking down Bogaerts

A look back at the 20-year-old prospect's most recent game and where he fits into the team going forward.

How have the Sox 'signings impacted 2013?

Most of us acknowledge last year's free agent additions have been integral to the Red Sox success this season. But, would the Red Sox still be in first place had they had stood pat this past off-season?

Not quite live-blogging Thursday's 9th inning

Because wins are fun and wins like last night's are funner, let's relive it all, eh?

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