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Alex Reimer
October 09, 2018 - 1:26 pm
Chris “Mad Dog” Russo, one of the legends of New York sports talk, says he thought the Yankees were going to steamroll the Red Sox at Yankee Stadium this week. But he’s been proven wrong, and now believes the series is a toss-up. In an interview with “Kirk & Callahan” Tuesday, Russo said he was...
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Rob Bradford
October 09, 2018 - 9:26 am
NEW YORK -- They will show up in the box score as two innocuous first-inning outs. They also were two at-bats that set the tone for a 16-1 Red Sox win in Monday night's Game 3 of the American League Division Series. The initial instance came on the first pitch of the game. It came when Yankees...
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Rob Bradford
October 09, 2018 - 1:14 am
NEW YORK -- It has been too easy to say this Nathan Eovaldi thing was a mistake. While the Red Sox have been thirsting for bullpen help, having had to lay in the bed Dave Dombrowski made them at the trade deadlines, there was Eovaldi. He had left a great first impression. A really bad one for the...
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Rob Bradford
October 08, 2018 - 10:32 pm
NEW YORK -- The interesting side-story for Game 2 was obviously Aaron Judge's boom box playing "New York, New York" while walking by the Red Sox' clubhouse after his team's win. Game 3? That would belong to Angel Hernandez. The first base umpire had three calls at first base overturned. Yes, THREE...
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Rob Bradford
October 08, 2018 - 7:51 pm
NEW YORK -- In what seemed like a wildly unpredictable Game 3 of the American League Division Series, the moments leading up to the showdown between the Red Sox and Yankees shouldn't have come as a surprise. Particularly when it came to the Yankee Stadium crowd's greeting of David Price during...
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Matt Kalman
October 08, 2018 - 6:16 pm
With 12:01 remaining in the second period of the Bruins’ home opener against Ottawa on Monday, the Bruins were protecting a 3-1 lead and Patrice Bergeron, as he usually does, lined up against Matt Duchene for an important defensive-zone faceoff. Bergeron lost the faceoff, but that was the least of...
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Matt Kalman
October 08, 2018 - 5:31 pm
Preseason games are clearly for lesser mortals than Patrice Bergeron. After registering his fourth career hat trick in the Bruins’ 6-3 win against the Ottawa Senators in the home opener at TD Garden on Monday, Bergeron has six points (four goals, two assists) in three games this season. Bergeron...
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Rob Bradford
October 08, 2018 - 3:49 pm
NEW YORK -- Alex Cora is shaking things up a bit for Game 3 of the American League Division Series. With the bottom of the Red Sox' lineup giving very little production through the first two games Cora is giving Brock Holt, Rafael Devers and Christian Vazquez a chance to see what they can do...
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Alex Reimer
October 08, 2018 - 2:00 pm
Former Patriots tight end Martellus Bennett gave a more forthright assessment about Christopher Columbus in six tweets than most kids learn the entire time they’re in grammar school. On Monday, the outspoken Bennett marked the Columbus Day holiday with a blunt reminder of who the revered Italian...
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