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Rob Bradford
July 23, 2019 - 11:51 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- When it comes to Tropicana Field, there is going to be one memory that will be tough to knock off the top of the heap for Chris Sale. That would have been on March 31, 1998. It was the first time Sale ever went to a Major League Baseball game, with the Tigers pounding the...
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Rob Bradford
July 23, 2019 - 8:14 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Consider it a sign of the times, albeit one the Red Sox are sick of seeing. For the second time in a matter of days, the Sox' hitters were forced to face off with a position player on the mound, with Tampa Bay's Mike Brosseau doing the honors this time in the ninth inning of...
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Amin Touri
July 23, 2019 - 6:15 pm
With the Red Sox reportedly sent a scout to Detroit as the team monitors reliever Shane Greene , the asking price became more clear as the Tigers are believed to have asked for Nationals' top prospect Carter Kieboom as Washington is also in the market for a reliever, according to MLB.com's Jamal...
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Amin Touri
July 23, 2019 - 4:05 pm
Despite a reputation that he’s willing to trade just about anybody, Danny Ainge has always been reluctant to part ways with Jayson Tatum, and according to one NBA executive, the team’s valuation of their budding star was “insane.” SB Nation’s Keith P. Smith quoted an opposing executive as saying...
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New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick
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Ryan Hannable
July 23, 2019 - 3:28 pm
Bill Belichick always will be on NFL Network during football season because of the success and popularity of the Patriots . But, he will be on a little more this fall. On Tuesday, Rich Eisen announced he, Cris Collinsworth and Bill Belichick will all host the NFL 100 All-Team show, which is coming...
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Andy Hart
July 23, 2019 - 3:17 pm
Leading up to the opening of Patriots training camp 2019, WEEI.com will take a position-by-position look at the competition for roster spots and roles this summer in New England. Safety Overview: There is a fine line between being considered experienced and old in the NFL. It’s a line that the...
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Enes Kanter, Celtics
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Gabby Guerard
July 23, 2019 - 2:57 pm
New Celtics center Enes Kanter has used his NBA platform to speak out against Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan a number of times before. As a Turkey native, Kanter has accused Erdogan of running a totalitarian regime, suppressing fundamental freedoms and human rights. But Monday evening,...
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New Dolphins head coach Brian Flores
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Ryan Hannable
July 23, 2019 - 1:52 pm
One of the general themes with Patriots assistant coaches who have gone on to become head coaches is they try to be like Bill Belichick too much and that works against them. Brian Flores, who is getting set for his first season in Miami, is determined not to be one of those guys. “Obviously I was...
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Pavel Shen
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Gabby Guerard
July 23, 2019 - 1:07 pm
Bruins General Manager Don Sweeney announced Tuesday that the organization has signed forward Pavel Shen to a three-year, entry-level contract with an annual NHL cap hit of $809,167. Shen has played the last two seasons in the Russian Junior Hockey League (MHL), the Supreme Hockey League (VHL), and...
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Patriots coach Bill Belichick
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Alex Reimer
July 23, 2019 - 1:02 pm
Fox Sports carnival barker Rob Parker doesn’t think Bill Belichick faces enough criticism in his career for his role in Spygate and other instances of alleged Patriots subterfuge. OK, then. On his radio show Monday, Parker said Belichick’s record is often whitewashed in the mainstream sports press...
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