ALCS

J.D. Martinez and Mookie Betts
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John Tomase
October 12, 2018 - 2:15 pm
The Red Sox celebrated their ALDS victory over the Yankees to the strains of, "New York, New York," filling the visiting clubhouse in the Bronx. So naturally on Friday, Mookie Betts and J.D. Martinez were asked what song they might play if they beat the Astros. Betts deferred to Martinez, a former...
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Carlos Correa
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John Tomase
October 10, 2018 - 12:27 pm
Let's just get this out of the way: the Astros are better than the Red Sox. Now that everyone's healthy, their lineup is better. Their starting rotation has been better since Day 1. Not only is their bullpen better, so are the relievers they left at home. They're the defending champions and they've...
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Christian Vazquez
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John Tomase
October 09, 2018 - 10:37 pm
The Yankees won 100 games and in almost any other year would've coasted to homefield advantage throughout the playoffs. But not this year. This year belongs to the Red Sox. Boston didn't win 108 games to lose in the Division Series, and it definitely didn't win 108 and the American League East to...
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Aaron Halford
October 08, 2018 - 9:40 am
After being one-hit by the Tigers in Game 1 of the 2013 ALCS, the Red Sox found themselves in a similar situation in the eighth inning of Game 2. Down 5-1 and struggling offensively again, the Red Sox had a 4 percent chance of winning and evening up the series, according to Baseball-Reference. But...
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October 17, 2013 - 11:46 am
Former Red Sox outfielder and Fox Sports 1 analyst Gabe Kapler joined Mut & Merloni on Thursday morning to discuss Boston's offensive struggles during the American League Championship Series , as well as whether Kapler would start Xander Bogaerts in Game 5 of the series. The Sox offense,...
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October 17, 2013 - 6:01 am
The Red Sox look to regain control of the American League Championship Series on Thursday night, as Jon Lester  and the Sox will face off against Anibal Sanchez and the Tigers in Game 5 of the ALCS at Comerica Park . After three straight close games that were decided by only one run, Game 4...
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October 17, 2013 - 5:56 am
Red Sox assistant general manager Mike Hazen joined Dennis & Callahan on Thursday morning to discuss Boston's Game 4 loss to Detroit in the American League Championship Series , as well some of the team's potential shakeups before Game 5 gets underway Thursday night. Jake Peavy , Boston's...
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October 16, 2013 - 7:32 am
Red Sox left-hander Craig Breslow will contribute regularly to this blog throughout his team'€™s postseason run. In addition to his work on the mound, the eight-year big leaguer is also the founder and executive director of the Strike 3 Foundation, a charitable agency that heightens awareness,...
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October 15, 2013 - 6:03 pm
DETROIT -- A smattering of postgame clubhouse reaction to the events that led to the Red Sox ' 1-0 win over the Tigers in Game 3 of the ALDS: ON THE SECOND-INNING POWER OUTAGE THAT DELAYED JOHN LACKEY'S RETURN TO THE MOUND BY 17 MINUTES: Jarrod Saltalamacchia : "He definitely wasn't happy with it...
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October 15, 2013 - 6:45 am
Less than two days after pulling off a remarkable comeback victory in Game 2 of the American League Championship Series , the Red Sox will look to build upon that momentum Tuesday, as John Lackey faces off against Justin Verlander  and the Tigers at Comerica Park in Game 3 of the best-of-seven...
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