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Rob Bradford
October 19, 2018 - 5:13 am
HOUSTON -- Yes, Blake Swihart talked to his buddy Alex Bregman about his Instagram post. "He just said he wasn’t expecting it to be like that, the reaction," the Red Sox catcher said after his team wrapped up the American League Championship Series. "He was just trying to pump up the team. It’s...
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Ryan Hannable
October 19, 2018 - 12:13 am
Prior to Game 3 of the ALCS, Astros third baseman Alex Bregman appeared to troll the Red Sox and starter Nathan Eovaldi when he posted a video to his Instagram of back-to-back Astros homers off Eovaldi earlier in the year. The Red Sox said it didn't bother them at the time, but it appears it was...
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Rob Bradford
October 16, 2018 - 7:05 am
HOUSTON -- I don't really know Alex Bregman. I've interviewed him maybe twice. Seemed nice enough. Alex Cora thinks highly of him. Obviously, Blake Swihart is a big proponent of his childhood friend. I just recently talked to a bunch of folks who have known the guy for a long, long time and swore...
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Rob Bradford
October 16, 2018 - 5:57 am
HOUSTON -- The conversation bubbling to the surface on workout day at Minute Maid Park Monday had little to do with actual baseball. Instead, it was all about Instagram. Following a brief batting practice session leading up to Game 3 of the American League Championship Series between the Red Sox...
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Lucy Burdge
October 15, 2018 - 2:58 pm
Alex Bregman is giving the Red Sox some bulletin board material. Bregman posted a video to his Instagram story on Monday with the caption “lil pregame video work” that shows the Astros going back-to-back-to-back off of Nathan Eovaldi in June. Eovaldi is scheduled to start Game 3 of the ALCS against...
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Ryan Hannable
October 14, 2018 - 1:38 am
At one point Saturday night, it looked like the Red Sox might have a villain in Astros third baseman Alex Bregman. In the sixth inning, Bregman was hit in the arm by a Joe Kelly fastball on a 1-2 pitch and he appeared to look at Kelly before making his way to first base. Then when he eventually...
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Ryan Hannable
October 14, 2018 - 1:26 am
Although Chris Sale and the Red Sox are saying nothing is physically wrong with the left-hander, the Astros hitters could sense something was up. Sale wasn't anything like he's known to be and nothing like he was against the Yankees in the ALDS. In Game 1 of the ALCS, the lefty threw 86 pitches, 36...
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Rob Bradford
October 11, 2018 - 7:38 pm
Driving into the New Mexico countryside in April is just part of the deal, particularly for guys like Amiel Sawdaye and Matt Mahoney. They are the guys whose job it is to find baseball talent, which is why the duo found themselves driving 45 minutes outside Albuquerque on a spring day in 2011. The...
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June 06, 2012 - 5:44 pm
This group of picks is most notable for an unusual demographic: College football players at prominent national programs who have spent little time on a baseball field in recent years. That, and for one player whose hero is a pop sensation, and another who claimed an honor inspired by a certain Red...
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