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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    August 28, 2019 - 12:08 pm
    Michael Chavis didn't want to put his rookie season on pause, but he didn't really have a choice. His injured shoulder helped put up the stop sign and suddenly the infielder found himself with some unexpected time to reflect. "When you’re in the middle of things it’s kind of tough to look at what...
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    August 28, 2019 - 8:12 am
    Spring training represented a whirlwind of experiences for Bobby Dalbec. For the first time, the infielder was immersed into the world of major leaguers, having lived life as one of the spring training invitees with a locker down at the end of the home team's clubhouse at JetBlue Park. With eyes...
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    August 28, 2019 - 7:17 am
    Jackie Bradley Jr. made history Tuesday night. The Red Sox outfielder hit a home run in the second inning of his team's 10-6 win over the Rockies that wasn't your average round-tripper. The 478-foot homer launched into the third deck of the right-center field stands at Coors Field was the longest...
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    August 27, 2019 - 7:45 am
    For the first time since leaving his teammates in early June -- returning home to Arizona before undergoing joint preservation surgery on his left knee -- Dustin Pedroia will be back with the Red Sox. According to the second baseman, Pedroia is slated to spend both games in Denver with Alex Cora's...
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    August 26, 2019 - 11:00 am
    Nobody knows what is next for Noah Song. This isn't about trying to surmise the next level of minor leagues for the pitcher, or what his possible timetable might be when trying to project an arrival in the major leagues. No, this is something bigger and much more complicated, even though talking to...
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    August 25, 2019 - 8:06 am
    The Red Sox did their part once again, Brock Holt in particular. It was the Sox infielder who stepped to the plate to lead off the ninth inning against one of the best closers in the game Kirby Yates and launched a go-ahead home run on the first pitch he saw. One scoreless inning from closer...
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    August 24, 2019 - 7:44 pm
    Just when it looked like Pablo Sandoval was setting himself up for life beyond that five-year contract he signed with the Red Sox prior to the 2015 season, the 33-year-old's career has hit another roadblock. The Giants announced Saturday that Sandoval's season was coming to an end due to...
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    August 24, 2019 - 7:32 am
    It was a good time had by all (except for the Padres). The wacky nicknames. The weird cleats. The nice weather. And even one of the game's worst-hitting pitchers, Eduardo Rodriguez, got to score a run. ("Bad. He might be one of the worst, for sure. He’s bad," said J.D. Martinez of the Red Sox'...
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    August 23, 2019 - 9:50 am
    Tom Brady has been sacked by the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The "Tom Terrific" trademark request that had been filed by Brady's company TEB Capital Management has been denied by the USPTO, citing a "false connection" with former Mets pitcher Tom Seaver. The file was originally...
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