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Rob Bradford
October 14, 2018 - 9:28 pm
Chris Sale was not at Fenway Park during his team's Game 2 American League Championship Series meeting with the Astros Saturday night. The Red Sox starting pitcher has been admitted to Massachusetts General Hospital after experiencing stomach illness. He will be kept overnight for evaluation,...
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Alex Reimer
October 14, 2018 - 5:09 pm
If the AFC East had a mascot for the Tom Brady-Bill Belichick era, it would be Nathan Peterman. No player better symbolizes the staggering disparity in the division than the hapless Bills quarterback. Since Brady took over for an injured Drew Bledsoe in September 2001, an astonishing 48 different...
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WEEI
October 14, 2018 - 2:00 pm
The Patriots will face what could be their toughest challenge all season when they host the 5-0 Kansas City Chiefs Sunday night. The game could go a long way toward determining home-field advantage in the AFC, as the Chiefs would open up a three-game lead over New England with a win. Kansas City...
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Alex Reimer
October 14, 2018 - 1:32 pm
I was skeptical of the Boston Globe’s Spotlight series about Aaron Hernandez, because there didn’t seem to be much left about his life to uncover. The disgraced ex-star’s story had been told in every medium, from long-form magazine write-ups to cable documentaries. But part one of the investigation...
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USA Today Sports
Rob Bradford
October 14, 2018 - 12:13 am
The Red Sox got beat twice Saturday night, once by the Astros and once by themselves. The last time we saw Alex Cora and his club prior to Game 1 of the American League Championship Series all was right with their world. Chris Sale looked sharp while serving as eighth-inning savior. Eduardo Nunez...
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Matt Kalman
October 13, 2018 - 10:06 pm
David Pastrnak turned what could have been a game-turning miscue into a spectacular goal and an unlikely assist for Brandon Carlo in the Bruins' 8-2 blowout win over Detroit at TD Garden on Saturday . With the score 0-0 late in the first period, Carlo needed to get to the bench for a change. But...
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USA Today Sports
Rob Bradford
October 13, 2018 - 10:54 am
Exactly one week from the first day of this American League Championship Series between the Red Sox and Astros Ryan Brasier was spending his morning and afternoon trying to come to grips with what had happened the night before. That Friday night Brasier was introduced to postseason baseball. "I don...
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USA Today Sports
Rob Bradford
October 13, 2018 - 10:15 am
The Red Sox are going against the grain and staying with 11 pitchers for the American League Championship Series. The Sox have decided to keep their roster from the American League Division Series for the best-of-seven showdown with the Astros. They are the only team among the LCS participants to...
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USA Today Sports
Rob Bradford
October 13, 2018 - 9:52 am
Remember when Alex Rodriguez almost became a Red Sox after the 2003 season? Well, Friday night we got a glimpse of what might have been. After losing a bet to his Fox Sports co-host David Ortiz regarding the Red Sox' American League Division Series win over the Yankees, Rodriguez was forced to not...
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USA Today Sports
Rob Bradford
October 13, 2018 - 9:12 am
Few who followed the Red Sox batted an eye on July 26 when the transaction came across. The Angels had traded catcher Martin Maldonado to the Astros in exchange for a Single-A pitcher named Patrick Sandoval and some international bonus slot money. This was, after all, a guy who was hitting just ...
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