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
    November 11, 2019 - 7:56 pm
    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- The Red Sox are planning on Dustin Pedroia giving it another try. Chief Baseball Officer Chaim Bloom said at the GM Meetings Monday evening that in his conversations with the second baseman he has gotten the impression that Pedroia's injured left knee has shown enough...
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    USA Today Sports
    November 08, 2019 - 8:04 am
    Speaking for the first time since J.D. Martinez made his decision to stick with the Red Sox for at least one more year, Chief Baseball Officer Chaim Bloom joined the Bradfo Sho podcast to offer his perspective on the slugger not opting out of his current contract with the Sox and his current...
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    USA Today Sports
    November 06, 2019 - 9:21 pm
    Dana LeVangie is getting some interest from an old friend. The former Red Sox pitching coach -- who was reassigned to the pro scouting department after the 2019 season -- has interviewed for the Cubs bullpen coach position according to a major league source. LeVangie served as the Red Sox' bullpen...
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    USA Today Sports
    November 06, 2019 - 12:24 pm
    The Mookie Betts talks are coming. They just haven't started yet. Speaking at the Red Sox' announcement regarding this offseason's Winter Weekend at MGM Springfield, president Sam Kennedy told MassLive.com that the latest round of contract talks with Betts haven't begun. Red Sox have not engaged in...
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    USA Today Sports
    November 05, 2019 - 3:25 pm
    One of the annual traditions in Major League Baseball's offseason is MLB Trade Rumors coming out with its annual projections for free-agent signings. Tim Dierkes and his group have been remarkably on point over the years in their estimations, making the recently-released 14th version of the...
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    USA Today Sports
    November 04, 2019 - 5:14 pm
    J.D. Martinez has decided to stick around at least one more year. According to multiple reports the 32-year-old is choosing to not use his opportunity to opt-out of a current deal with the Red Sox that is guaranteed to pay him $62.5 million over the next three seasons. Martinez will make $23.75...
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    USA Today Sports
    November 04, 2019 - 11:06 am
    J.D. Martinez has to make his decision by midnight tonight. At 12:01 a.m. the Red Sox offseason strategy will officially take root. Let’s take one last look at the whole ball of wax … If the 32-year-old decides to forgo the guaranteed three years, $62.5 million left on his deal with the Sox it will...
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    USA Today Sports
    November 03, 2019 - 8:57 pm
    The reminders regarding Mookie Betts' talent keep rolling in. For the fourth consecutive season, the Red Sox outfielder was named the Rawlings Gold Glove winner for his work in right field. This is the first bit of news in an offseason that figures to include numerous mentions of Betts considering...
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    USA Today Sports
    October 31, 2019 - 3:19 pm
    The Red Sox have officially filled all their vacant major league coaching positions. With the news of the hiring of assistant hitting coach Peter Fatse and pitching coach Dave Bush having previously been reported, the lone spot on Alex Cora's coaching staff that remained a mystery was assistant...
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