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Victor Martinez
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John Tomase
September 21, 2018 - 11:47 pm
Victor Martinez's lengthy career is coming to an end. The former Red Sox catcher, who became a franchise stalwart with the Tigers after leaving Boston in 2011, announced that he'll play his final big-league game on Saturday, according to Chris McCosky of the Detroit News. Martinez, 39, has resisted...
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John Tomase
September 21, 2018 - 11:23 pm
In a lengthy interview with ESPN, Celtics guard Kyrie Irving said he's fully healed from offseason knee surgery, which perhaps explains why he's so bullish on the team's future this season. "Can we beat Golden State in a seven-game series?" he asked. "Yes." That was just one of the takeaways from a...
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Chris Sale
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John Tomase
September 21, 2018 - 11:12 pm
Chris Sale inched closer to the postseason, but it's still unclear which version of their ace the Red Sox can expect when they open the Division Series on Oct. 5 against either the Yankees or A's. Making his third truncated start since returning from the disabled list with shoulder soreness, Sale...
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John Rooke
September 21, 2018 - 4:21 pm
Thinking out loud…while dreaming of cheeseburgers dancing in my sleep… It was getting to the point where it almost appeared as if Alex Cora didn’t much care about clinching the AL East. Tinkering with the pitching staff, playing with the lineup. Couldn’t the tune-up happen after getting into the...
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Ryan Hannable
September 21, 2018 - 4:17 pm
FOXBORO -- The Patriots will likely be short-handed on both sides of the ball Sunday night in Detroit. On offense, tight end Jacob Hollister has been ruled out with a chest injury and on defense, after suffering concussions against the Jaguars, Patrick Chung and Trey Flowers are doubtful. Flowers...
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Josh Gordon
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Ryan Hannable
September 21, 2018 - 3:49 pm
FOXBORO -- Josh Gordon has only been with the Patriots for three full days, so clearly he has a long way to go learning everything he needs to when it comes to the Patriots offense, but according to Tom Brady he's doing what he can. ″[He’s] really been eager to get in there and learn everything we’...
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Alex Reimer
September 21, 2018 - 1:13 pm
It’s been nearly four months since Hanley Ramirez last donned a Red Sox uniform, but he still has love for his Boston teammates. The released slugger tweeted out congratulations to the Red Sox Thursday after they defeated the Yankees and clinched their third straight AL East title. The message was...
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Ryan Hannable
September 21, 2018 - 1:08 pm
FOXBORO -- After not discussing Josh Gordon the first few days this week, Bill Belichick acknowledged the trade briefly in a segment for Patriots.com posted on Thursday . The Patriots coach offered further comment on Friday during his final press conference of the week. He also discussed bringing...
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Alex Reimer
September 21, 2018 - 12:50 pm
A Red Sox fan was killed on his way home from Yankee Stadium Wednesday while trying to climb his way onto the top of a train, NBC10 Boston reports . Michael Vigeant, 24, was electrocuted during the act. The car on Metro-North was heading from Yankee Stadium to New Haven, Conn. His brother also...
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Erin Walsh
September 21, 2018 - 12:39 pm
Bruins center Patrice Bergeron, who underwent groin surgery in June, is back on the ice skating at Warrior Ice Arena. Bergeron was supposed to be fully recovered in early August, but that was not the case. The Bruins No. 1 centerman is now focusing on being fully healthy for the start of the...
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