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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    January 20, 2019 - 11:10 pm
    Josh Gordon is gone but has not forgotten. The wide receiver who played 11 games for the Patriots before his suspension immediately went to Instagram following the Patriots' 37-31 overtime win over the Chiefs in the AFC Championship, relaying his feelings regarding the club he spent the majority of...
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    USA Today Sports
    January 18, 2019 - 12:59 pm
    Steve Pearce wasn't in the mood to gamble this offseason, and it seems like that approach was a wise way to go. It took the 35-year-old just two weeks into the offseason before he agreed to a one-year, $6.25 million deal with the Red Sox. And while that wasn't the two-year deal some projected...
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    USA Today Sports
    January 18, 2019 - 11:44 am
    Brian Johnson broke the news of how he was allocating his World Series share money when appearing on the Bradfo Sho podcast earlier in the offseason. He was paying off his father's house while using a portion of what was left from the $416,000 to buy a Jet Ski. So, how did it go? According to...
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    USA Today Sports
    January 17, 2019 - 4:58 pm
    The first question mark when it came to members of the Red Sox attending the trip to the White House has been surfaced by somewhat of an unexpected source: Alex Cora. The Red Sox manager -- who had said after his team's World Series victory that he planned on accepting any invitation to the White...
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    USA Today Sports
    January 15, 2019 - 6:46 pm
    The Red Sox are getting the White House storyline out of the way early. According to team president Sam Kennedy, the Sox are slated to make their visit to the nation's capital on Friday, Feb. 15 where they will be honored by President Donald Trump for winning the 2018 World Series. The February...
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    USA Today Sports
    January 11, 2019 - 12:23 pm
    Mookie Betts isn't going to an arbitration hearing this time around. According to a major league source, the Red Sox and Betts have come to terms on a one-year deal worth $20 million. It is a record number for a player at this stage of arbitration, with Betts still having one more year of...
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    USA Today Sports
    January 11, 2019 - 12:04 pm
    Why not? That was the reaction Steve Peck had when word came down from the Red Sox' front office that a blast from the past was holding a workout about 25 minutes from the scout's Phoenix-area home. Peck remembered Ryan Brasier, although it had been a few years. "I remember getting the email and...
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    USA Today Sports
    January 10, 2019 - 10:29 am
    You never know who is going to pop up on the Red Sox' roster at the most important times throughout the course of a season. That's why when the team releases its list of non-roster invitees to major league spring training it is wise to pay attention. Remember guys like Bobby Poyner, Marcus Walden...
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    USA Today Sports
    January 09, 2019 - 9:59 am
    This isn't a news flash, but it is notable. When it comes to the Red Sox acquiring a closer, Dave Dombrowski isn't changing his tune. That became evident once again in the Sox' president of baseball operations' conversation with USA Today. "Craig (Kimbrel) did a great job for us, he’s a Hall of...
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    USA Today Sports
    January 08, 2019 - 10:04 am
    Within the last few days, the Red Sox' relief-pitching options would seem to have dwindled considerably. David Robertson has gone to Philadelphia, with Kelvin Herrera signing on with the White Sox. And, of course, the Yankees added to their list of game-enders with the inking of Zach Britton. So...
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