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Alex Cora at Baseball Winter Meetings
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Rob Bradford
December 10, 2019 - 7:45 am
With the Baseball Winter Meetings kicking off in San Diego Monday the Red Sox' lot in life revolves around one important element: getting their payroll under the $208 million Luxury Tax Threshold. The target is why you aren't hearing the Sox in on virtually any free agents and the impetus behind...
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Lucy Burdge
November 14, 2019 - 10:37 am
Alex Cora responds to Dale & Keefe's question about the Astros sign-stealing investigation.
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Rob Bradford
October 31, 2019 - 3:19 pm
The Red Sox have officially filled all their vacant major league coaching positions. With the news of the hiring of assistant hitting coach Peter Fatse and pitching coach Dave Bush having previously been reported, the lone spot on Alex Cora's coaching staff that remained a mystery was assistant...
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Nick Friar
September 03, 2019 - 4:45 pm
The Red Sox enter this three-game set with the Twins 5.5 games behind the Indians for the second Wild Card spot. Also, the A’s only trail Cleveland by one game. Even though Boston has won 11 of its last 15, a lot will have to go wrong for everyone else in order for the Red Sox to sneak in by the...
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Bruce Cassidy, Alex Cora, Brad Stevens
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Ryan Hannable
August 21, 2019 - 4:05 pm
Every professional coach has a different way of approaching the media, which is on display in Boston with all four coaches not all having the same style -- some more different than others. As part of the WEEI/NESN Jimmy Fund Radio Telethon, Bill Belichick, Brad Stevens, Alex Cora and Bruce Cassidy...
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Brad Stevens, Alex Cora, Bruce Cassidy
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Ryan Hannable
August 21, 2019 - 3:33 pm
As part of the WEEI/NESN Jimmy Fund Radio Telethon Wednesday, all four Boston coaches -- Bill Belichick, Alex Cora, Bruce Cassidy and Brad Stevens -- joined Ordway, Merloni & Fauria for a one of a kind segment. Belichick joined the conversation late, so before the Patriots coach came on, the...
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Rob Bradford
August 16, 2019 - 4:56 pm
It was a sign of the times. BOS Bullpen Left 41-Chris Sale The Red Sox lineup card usually doesn't list starters within the group of relievers on the lineup card distributed throughout the press box, but there Sale's name was. As it turned out the listing was a slip-up and all signs pointed to a...
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Jim Hackett
August 15, 2019 - 9:59 am
So the Red Sox went into Cleveland and took two out of three from the playoff-bound Indians. Are you buying in? Let me make myself perfectly clear, I most certainly am not. As the pudgy 70’s pop singer Meatloaf once crooned, "Two out of three ain't bad" but losing 12 out of 17 is and that’s exactly...
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Rob Bradford
August 14, 2019 - 7:24 am
Before Tuesday night's game in Cleveland, Alex Cora smartly wouldn't fully commit to his plan for Wednesday's starter. But he did make clear what his intentions were: starting Nathan Eovaldi. "We’ll see what happens today but if we don’t have to use Nate, he’s going to start tomorrow," Cora told...
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Amin Touri
August 08, 2019 - 10:18 pm
It’s been an up-and-down year for Chris Sale, and while recent outings have ranged from disappointing to embarrassing, Thursday saw the ace back to his very best. Sale was dominant in a 3-0 Red Sox win over the Angels, going eight shutout innings and giving up just two hits and striking out 13...
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