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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    USA Today Sports
    October 14, 2018 - 10:58 pm
    This was supposed to be David Price's night. The game we either shoveled another pile of dirt on his postseason record or offer a double-take after a winning performance. But Game 2 of the American League Championship Series offered neither. Price was just good enough. The Red Sox' bullpen leading...
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    October 14, 2018 - 9:28 pm
    Chris Sale was not at Fenway Park during his team's Game 2 American League Championship Series meeting with the Astros Saturday night. The Red Sox starting pitcher has been admitted to Massachusetts General Hospital after experiencing stomach illness. He will be kept overnight for evaluation,...
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    USA Today Sports
    October 14, 2018 - 12:13 am
    The Red Sox got beat twice Saturday night, once by the Astros and once by themselves. The last time we saw Alex Cora and his club prior to Game 1 of the American League Championship Series all was right with their world. Chris Sale looked sharp while serving as eighth-inning savior. Eduardo Nunez...
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