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June 22, 2018 - 8:19 pm
By JOHN ROOKE Thinking out loud ... while wondering whatever happened to Acie Earl? The Rhode Island legislative session is nearing an end, and incredibly, we’re still not sure if the Pawtucket Red Sox’ stay in the Ocean State may be nearing an end after almost half-a-century. In the interest of...
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Alex Reimer
June 22, 2018 - 6:47 pm
Former Red Sox infielder Hanley Ramirez is involved in an ongoing federal and state investigation, according to ABC News' Michele McPhee . The Red Sox, who released Ramirez June 1, deny they were aware of the alleged probe when they cut bait with the right-handed slugger. “The Red Sox , nor MLB are...
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June 22, 2018 - 4:27 pm
The Patriots have reportedly taken a key step toward getting their full 2018 draft class signed, as they've inked first-round pick Isaiah Wynn to a deal, according to ESPN's Field Yates . The Patriots selected Wynn, an offensive lineman out of Georgia, 23rd overall back in April. Getting him signed...
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Alex Reimer
June 22, 2018 - 3:28 pm
Jackie Bradley Jr. is hitting the ball hard , but the hits haven’t fallen into place. As a result, he’s out of the lineup as the Red Sox begin a three-game series against the Mariners at Fenway Park Friday. With Bradley sidelined, Andrew Benintendi slides over to center field, and J.D. Martinez...
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Vincent Gallo
June 22, 2018 - 2:02 pm
With the first No. 1 pick in the history of their franchise, the Suns surprised no one by taking Arizona center Deandre Ayton at the top spot of the 2018 NBA Draft’s board. The 19-year-old averaged 20.1 points, 11.6 rebounds and 1.6 assists for the Wildcats and has been compared by Bleacher Report...
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Alex Reimer
June 22, 2018 - 12:45 pm
NFL players are asking Donald Trump to actually implement real reform to the justice system instead of issuing out isolated pardons. Good for them. Earlier this month, Trump, who’s spent months demonizing black NFL players for kneeling during the national anthem to protest racial injustice, said he...
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Vincent Gallo
June 22, 2018 - 12:42 pm
According to ESPN Stats & Info (via Elias Sports Bureau), Thursday marked the earliest in MLB history that a single league has had three 50-win teams. Those three teams are the Red Sox (50-26), Yankees (50-22), and Astros (50-26). The three clubs have been the dominant juggernauts in a league...
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Alex Reimer
June 22, 2018 - 11:42 am
Robert Williams’ Celtics career isn't off to the best start. The Celtics were forced to push their 11:00 a.m. conference call with their first-round pick to noon Friday, because they reportedly couldn't get in touch with him, per the Athletic's Jay King . Williams admits he overslept. A two-time...
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Jun 21, 2018; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Boston Red Sox right fielder Mookie Betts (50) hits a single during the ninth inning against the Minnesota Twins at Target Field.
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Krystle Boyajian
June 22, 2018 - 11:40 am
Since returning from the disabled list on June 11 , Mookie Betts hadn't quite looked the same as he had before his injury last month. But that all changed after a recent video session, and Betts got back to usual ways during Thursday's 9-2 win over the Twins. Betts hit his 19th home run Thursday,...
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Kirk & Callahan
June 22, 2018 - 11:30 am
How is Kirk & Callahan producer Chris Curtis' shot? Well... not good. He took the 3-point challenge Friday morning and after hitting his second shot, he managed to make just one of his next 28 attempts, jacking up plenty of air balls along the way. Watch the video below.
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