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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    November 16, 2018 - 5:42 pm
    Steve Pearce and the Red Sox weren't waiting around. The World Series MVP has agreed to a one-year deal with the Red Sox worth $6.25 million. The move firms up the Red Sox' first base spot with Pearce slated to once again share time with Mitch Moreland, who will also be on the final year of his...
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    November 14, 2018 - 6:16 pm
    The Red Sox and Alex Cora have come to an agreement on a contract extension that will commit to the manager through the 2021 season with a team option for 2022. It adds one year to Cora's original contract with an undisclosed in salary. In his first year with the Red Sox Cora was the lowest paid...
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    November 14, 2018 - 9:40 am
    The Red Sox' newest catcher is no stranger to Alex Cora. Juan Centeno, who has agreed to a minor-league deal with the Red Sox per a major league source, played for Cora's team in Caguas in the Puerto Rico Winter League, while also joining the Sox manager in Houston during the 2017 season. The 28-...
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    November 14, 2018 - 9:14 am
    The Nathan Eovaldi market is certainly in the crosshairs of anyone following the Red Sox' offseason maneuvering. Not only will the pitcher's free agent status be of particular interest because of the perceived interest by Dave Dombrowski and Co., but also due to the unique nature Eovaldi's case...
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    November 12, 2018 - 5:10 pm
    Craig Kimbrel has turned down a chance to make a guaranteed $17.9 million next season. The closer has decided to not accept the qualifying offer extended by the Red Sox. By doing so he turns his back on a one-year guaranteed deal in favor of testing the free agent market. MLB Trade Rumors projects...
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    November 09, 2018 - 11:28 am
    The days of the Celtics wearing the traditional white home uniforms and those green road uniforms have come and gone. In recent years gray and green alternatives have been surfaced, with a few other green and white variations thrown in. Well, they're at it again. The Celtics have revealed their...
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    November 09, 2018 - 9:04 am
    Think back to when the Red Sox acquired Nathan Eovaldi. He was a pitcher who was somewhat familiar in these parts because he had been a Yankee, along with the fact he had spent the first chunk of 2018 with American League East foe Tampa Bay. Eovaldi had two Tommy John surgeries. Eovaldi threw hard...
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    November 08, 2018 - 8:01 pm
    The awards keep rolling in for the Red Sox. Here's the latest (per the team's media relations) ... J.D. MARTINEZ AND MOOKIE BETTS EARN LOUISVILLE SLUGGER SILVER SLUGGER AWARDS Martinez Becomes First Player to Receive Two Silver Slugger Awards in a Season J.D. Martinez and Mookie Betts have received...
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    November 08, 2018 - 1:52 pm
    Bill James' tweet did not go over well with the team for which he consults. The well-known baseball analyst came under fire across Major League Baseball for the suggestion that players were ultimately all replaceable. "If the players all retired tomorrow, we would replace them," James wrote in a...
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