Red Sox should prioritize offense, not pitching, at this year’s deadline

As the saying goes, you can never have too many arms at your disposal. Yet, as accurate as that is, the Red Sox have a legitimate problem within their lineup that could turn into a fatal flaw as time wears on.

BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS — APRIL 03: Marwin Gonzalez #12 of the Boston Red Sox reacts after being struck by a pitch during the ninth inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park on April 03, 2021 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Orioles defeat the Red Sox 4–2. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Through their first 85 games, they are two games behind the San Francisco Giants — in the loss column — for the best record in the…