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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    Jonathan Lucroy
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    July 02, 2020 - 3:49 pm
    It was just a matter of time. Even though Jonathan Lucroy was not on the original list of 47 names submitted by the Red Sox to participate in Spring Training 2.0 it was understood that the catcher would be making an appearance after reworking some contractural issues. Thursday his return became...
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    Enes Kanter
    USA Today Sports
    July 02, 2020 - 3:27 pm
    Enes Kanter is utilizing his platform to emphasize the importance of one word. The Celtics center announced Thursday that he will be putting "Freedom" on the back of his jersey when the NBA season resumes later this month. It is an opportunity made possible by the league's acceptance of...
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    Jackie Bradley Jr.
    USA Today Sports
    July 02, 2020 - 12:25 pm
    The Red Sox are back. Players reported for work Wednesday, going through the process of being tested for COVID-19 while being educated in some of the rules that will be in place for the coming season. The first workout will be Friday at Fenway Park. Thanks to social media we have the first glimpse...
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    Roger Goodell
    USA Today Sports
    July 01, 2020 - 4:39 pm
    According to Pro Football Talk, t he NFL is planning to announce Thursday that it will be cutting its preseason to just four games. The report states that the plan will be to eliminate the first and fourth weeks of the exhibition season. The impetus for the change is to limit the amount of travel...
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    Dalton Keene
    USA Today Sports
    July 01, 2020 - 3:41 pm
    While all the attention in the last few days has been on social media's reaction to Cam Newton, another Patriots-centric feud was brewing. Appearing on FS1's "Undisputed," co-host Skip Bayless took a shot at the two new Patriots tight ends, newly-drafted Devin Asiasi and Dalton Keene. Keene, a...
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    Rusney Castillo
    USA Today Sports
    July 01, 2020 - 1:24 pm
    The list came out and Rusney Castillo's name wasn't on it. It wasn't a surprise. When the Red Sox released the 47 names who would make up their initial wave of players to participate in Spring Training 2.0 Castillo didn't make the cut for obvious reasons. Because of his contract and the...
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    Cam Newton
    USA Today Sports
    July 01, 2020 - 11:03 am
    The Patriots have made it clear the starting quarterback competition between Cam Newton, Jarrett Stidham and Brian Hoyer is going to be an open one, to begin with. That said, most everyone believed that Newton's emergence as the Week 1 starter was a forgone conclusion. Not so fast. ESPN's Dianna...
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    Devin Asiasi
    USA Today Sports
    June 30, 2020 - 11:41 am
    Cam Newton fever has evidently not been limited to just the quarterback conversations. The presence of the new QB has Jermaine Wiggins thinking previously unthinkable thoughts when it comes to other members of the Patriots. In particular, Wiggins believes Newton's existence as the new signal-caller...
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    Ian Desmond
    USA Today Sports
    June 30, 2020 - 9:04 am
    One of the first reminders that this is going to be anything but an ordinary Major League Baseball season came Monday. Three players -- Washington's Ryan Zimmerman and Joe Ross, along with Ian Desmond of Colorado -- announced they wouldn't be participating in the upcoming 2020 season due to...
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