Connor Donahue

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    USA Today Sports
    August 23, 2018 - 5:15 pm
    When Mitch Moreland exited Thursday’s game with a left knee contusion, skipper Alex Cora didn’t call on Steve Pearce to replace him at first base. It was utility man Blake Swihart’s time to show what he can do. Swihart answered the bell, going 2-for-4 at the plate while playing impressive defense...
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    Bill Belichick shared his thoughts on NFL rule changes. (Brian Fluharty/USA Today Sports)
    August 23, 2018 - 3:30 pm
    There's no debating the Patriots have a lot of new faces on offense this season. With the release of one of those new faces in wide receiver Kenny Britt, there's certainly a chance the Patriots are looking bring in another weapon for Tom Brady. According to former Patriot Troy Brown, that weapon...
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    USA Today Sports
    August 23, 2018 - 12:34 pm
    Every good team needs a good locker room, and every good locker room requires good locker room guys. Enter Brock Holt. The Red Sox platoon man is in his sixth season with the Sox, and as manager Alex Cora explained before Thursday’s game, the 30-year-old plays a big part in keeping the clubhouse...
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    August 17, 2018 - 1:54 pm
    The Red Sox own the best record in baseball halfway through August and it doesn’t look like anyone’s going to catch up. Other American League contenders in the Yankees, Astros, A’s and Indians all own impressive records as well, so let’s see how each team closes out their regular season. New York...
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    USA Today Sports
    August 17, 2018 - 11:34 am
    Here’s what happened in the Red Sox farm system on Thursday. TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX (58-63): W, 8-2 vs Durham -- Ivan De Jesus Jr. smacked a grand slam in the first inning on the first pitch he saw since returning from the DL. -- Starter Josh Smith went a career-long seven innings of one-run...
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    Kim Klement/USA Today Sports
    August 17, 2018 - 10:22 am
    It’s been widely reported that the Pawtucket Red Sox are expected to announce a deal to move the team to Worcester on Friday. Dan Roche of WBZ tweeted hints that Larry Lucchino will be in attendance at a press conference Friday afternoon at Worcester City Hall for the announcement of the PawSox...
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    August 13, 2018 - 1:17 pm
    The Patriots have a lot of new faces on the offensive side of the ball this year, that much is for certain. Some of Tom Brady’s favorite targets in Danny Amendola and Dion Lewis are gone, and Julian Edelman won't be able to take the field until Week 5. This all means Brady needs to find new weapons...
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    USA Today Sports
    August 08, 2018 - 4:00 pm
    The Red Sox are rolling right now, winners of five in a row and nine of their last 10. One thing that might be lost in the hysteria of seemingly running away with the division might be the slump that All-Star closer Craig Kimbrel seems to be in. Tuesday he let a 5-4 lead slip away in the bottom of...
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    USA Today Sports
    August 06, 2018 - 11:08 pm
    LOWELL -- Red Sox third baseman Rafael Devers completed what is expected to be a one-game rehab assignment by suiting up for the Lowell Spinners Monday night. Devers batted third and played third base for the Spinners in an 11-3 victory. He went 1-for-4 with a home run and two RBI’s before he was...
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