Andrew Benintendi

Andrew Benintendi hitting a triple at Fenway on 5/28 against the Blue Jays
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Krystle Boyajian
June 01, 2018 - 11:37 am
Andrew Benintendi has continued his hot streak at the plate, putting up big numbers across the board over the past week. In the last seven games, Benintendi has hit .444, with nine RBIs, a 1.373 OPS, and two home runs that have helped the Sox go 5-2 this week. In the week split, the second-year...
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Rob Bradford
May 28, 2018 - 4:02 pm
Andrew Benintendi wasn't really part of the hub-bub when it came to that epic first few weeks by the Red Sox. By the time April 25 rolled around, he was hitting just .218 with one home run. The slow start wasn't what most expected -- particularly after a top-notch spring training -- but it was...
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Krystle Boyajian
May 25, 2018 - 1:22 pm
Andrew Benintendi did not start off the season as strong as some had hoped, but for the past week he has begun to live up to the expectations he set during spring training. Benintendi has hit .353 with two home runs and six RBIs and has a 1.206 OPS in his past five games, helping the Red Sox go 4-2...
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Rob Bradford
April 11, 2018 - 5:03 pm
Andrew Benintendi had his best day of the season Tuesday night, reaching base in four of five plate appearances. Wednesday he was starting the game on the bench. According to Alex Cora, it isn't that complicated. This was a plan put in place days ago. This isn't the first time Cora has stuck to the...
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Rob Bradford
March 08, 2018 - 11:45 pm
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- The Red Sox were a middle-of-the-road offensive team in 2017, managing to hit the fewest number of home runs among American League teams in the most historic home run-hitting season ever. So, how could we possibly be talking about virtually the same group making history one year...
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Rob Bradford
February 16, 2018 - 1:09 pm
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Andrew Benintendi was going to be a prize client for any agent. So when he became available after his former representative, Jason Wood, ran into some controversy, it was understandable the big name agencies came calling. But after joining his parents in meeting with three...
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John Tomase
August 16, 2017 - 5:38 pm
A few notes from the Red Sox clubhouse before Wednesday's series finale vs. the Cardinals. . . . Red Sox manager John Farrell said left-hander David Price, sidelined since June 28 with a sore elbow, would delay his scheduled throwing session for one day and throw on Thursday. "Will not throw today...
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Brooks Sutherland
August 15, 2017 - 3:10 pm
Leadership inside the Red Sox clubhouse has come into question on many occasions this season. With a noticeable void in vocal leadership left behind from David Ortiz’s retirement and some off-the-field incidents involving David Price, many have felt the team lacks any real kind of leadership when...
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John Tomase
August 14, 2017 - 9:30 pm
Beware the Indians. WEEI.com's Rob Bradford wrote about it before Monday's makeup game with the Red Sox, and then the Tribe went out and proved his thesis with a 7-3 victory. A year after these two teams met in the postseason, with the Indians sweeping their way into the ALCs, and ultimately the...
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Rob Bradford
August 12, 2017 - 11:46 pm
Andrew Benintendi hitting a pair of home runs in Yankee Stadium with his Brooklyn-born, almost-85-year-old grandfather in attendance was a nice story Saturday. Dr. Robert Benintendi was undoubtedly proud. "He was a Yankees fan, not anymore," the Red Sox outfielder told reporters after his team's 10...
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