Rob Bradford

Rob Bradford joined WEEI.com after serving as a Red Sox beat writer for the Boston Herald and the Eagle-Tribune (Lawrence, Mass.). Prior to manning the Red Sox beat, he spent several years at the Lowell Sun. He has written two books: “Chasing Steinbrenner,” following the front offices of the Red Sox and Toronto Blue Jays through the 2003 season, and “Deep Drive: A Long Journey to Discovering the Champion Within,” which he co-authored with Red Sox third baseman Mike Lowell.

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    Pedro Martinez
    USA Today Sports
    June 02, 2020 - 11:47 am
    Pedro Martinez has never been shy when it came to offering his opinions. You also won't find too many people who are more passionate about the game of baseball. So when Martinez made his feelings clear regarding the importance of getting the Major League Baseball players back on the field when...
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    Michele Tafoya
    USA Today sports
    June 01, 2020 - 5:38 pm
    One of the signature moments when it came to Tom Brady's 2019 state of mind was when he revealed during the pre-production meeting with the NBC crew consisting of Al Michaels, Chris Collinsworth and Michele Tafoya prior to the Patriots' Week 9 game against the Ravens that he was the "most miserable...
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    Colin Kaepernick
    USA Today Sports
    June 01, 2020 - 1:07 pm
    Over the weekend the idea of Colin Kaepernick returning to the NFL was surfaced once again. In a story written for CNN.com, Joe Lockhart states that "Now is the moment to sign Colin Kaepernick." Lockhart -- the NFL's executive vice president in charge of communications and government affairs from...
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    David Price Dayton Moore
    USA Today Sports
    June 01, 2020 - 7:36 am
    First came Shin-Soo Choo. Then David Price. One thousand dollars to each minor-leaguer in their respective organization. That's what the pair committed. They were the kind of gestures that should make many want to do more. Flat-out. Not too soon after Royals president Dayton Moore announced his...
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    Marcus Smart
    USA Today Sports
    June 01, 2020 - 6:33 am
    A day after Jaylen Brown drove 15 hours to Atlanta to help lead a peaceful protest in Atlanta in honor of George Floyd, fellow Celtics Enes Kanter, Marcus Smart and Vincent Poirier joined those gathering in Boston to help lend their voices to the cause. "It’s not right,” Smart said Sunday on a...
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    Cam Newton
    USA Today Sports
    May 30, 2020 - 12:50 pm
    For the time being, the Patriots seem all-in on the quarterback combination of Brian Hoyer and Jarrett Stidham. But that doesn't mean earlier in the offseason they weren't exploring some alternative options. League sources told ESPN.com that the Patriots had "conversations" with Cam Newton early on...
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    Jayson Tatum
    USA Today Sports
    May 30, 2020 - 12:23 pm
    It appears the Celtics aren't fooling around when it comes to locking up Jayson Tatum for a while. Celtics will “most likely” offer Jayson Tatum a max contract after the season, per @WindhorstESPN pic.twitter.com/LYCqqSlvRh — Bleacher Report NBA (@BR_NBA) May 30, 2020 Appearing on SportsCenter,...
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    John Henry
    USA Today Sports
    May 30, 2020 - 9:23 am
    Friday brought plenty of the new reality for the Red Sox. In the afternoon, the club released 22 minor leaguers. That was the bad news for those not on the roster heading into the uncertainty of June. The good news came when (as first reported by Alex Speier of the Boston Globe) the Sox committed...
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