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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    USA Today Sports
    October 19, 2018 - 11:45 am
    HOUSTON -- In among the champagne celebration stood perhaps the first World Series storyline: Steven Wright. The knuckleballer wasn't a member of the American League Championship Series roster after being taken off the American League Division Series after just one day due to his ailing right knee...
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    USA Today Sports
    October 19, 2018 - 5:13 am
    HOUSTON -- Yes, Blake Swihart talked to his buddy Alex Bregman about his Instagram post. "He just said he wasn’t expecting it to be like that, the reaction," the Red Sox catcher said after his team wrapped up the American League Championship Series. "He was just trying to pump up the team. It’s...
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    USA Today Sports
    October 19, 2018 - 4:25 am
    HOUSTON -- Just as the media was starting to filter out what had been a jubilant Red Sox' clubhouse following a Game 4 win over the Astros, Craig Kimbrel walked down the long hallway to the manager's office to talk to Alex Cora. Kimbrel had barely hung on to finish off his two-inning stint, having...
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    USA Today Sports
    October 18, 2018 - 4:21 pm
    HOUSTON -- Mitch Moreland is making his return to the Red Sox' starting lineup. The first baseman, who hasn't started since injuring his right hamstring in Game 2 of the American League Division Series, is getting the nod against Astros ace Justin Verlander in Game 5 of the American League...
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    USA Today Sports
    October 18, 2018 - 4:50 am
    HOUSTON -- The end result was this ... "That’s probably the most excited I’ve been after a catch. I was telling someone, I blacked out. I had no idea what was going on." These were the words of Andrew Benintendi, the player who saved Game 4 of the American League Championship Series. The Red Sox...
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    USA Today Sports
    October 17, 2018 - 9:29 pm
    HOUSTON -- It didn't take long for more controversy to surface in Game 4 of the American League Championship Series. With one out and a runner on first base in the bottom of the first inning, Jose Altuve lofted a long fly ball to right field. Just as the ball was about to enter the stands Red Sox...
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    USA Today Sports
    October 16, 2018 - 6:51 pm
    HOUSTON -- The Red Sox fell victim to a potentially pivotal blown call in the third inning of their Game 3 American League Championship Series game against the Astros Tuesday. With the Red Sox carrying a 2-1 lead, J.D. Martinez and Xander Bogaerts each drew two-out walks off Houston starter Dallas...
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    USA Today Sports
    October 16, 2018 - 3:09 pm
    HOUSTON -- Chris Sale may be seen throwing in the Red Sox' bullpen Tuesday during Game 3 of the American League Championship Series, but don't get the wrong idea. Sale is not going to be executing a repeat performance of his relief stint in Yankee Stadium. Sale was expected to arrive in town after...
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    USA Today Sports
    October 16, 2018 - 5:57 am
    HOUSTON -- The conversation bubbling to the surface on workout day at Minute Maid Park Monday had little to do with actual baseball. Instead, it was all about Instagram. Following a brief batting practice session leading up to Game 3 of the American League Championship Series between the Red Sox...
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