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Red Sox made a Rule 5 pick
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Rob Bradford
December 12, 2019 - 12:38 pm
The Red Sox punctuated the Winter Meetings by actually doing something. They made a pick in the Rule 5 Draft. With the 17th pick in the Rule 5 process, the Red Sox plucked shortstop Jonathan Arauz out of the Houston organization. The 21-year-old reached Double-A in 2019, totaling a .700 OPS in 28...
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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 30, 2019 - 10:23 am
An uncertain top of the rotation. The potential of not having J.D. Martinez. A contract year for Mookie Betts. A perceived lack of organizational depth. All concerns that most would surface when trying to get a read on the Red Sox' chances in 2020. Evidently, some oddsmakers aren't all that worried...
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Rob Bradford
October 20, 2019 - 8:03 am
Ten years ago it was a decision that some might have rolled their eyes at. When the 2009 season came to a close Johnny DiPuglia was entrenched as a valued member of a Red Sox international scouting department that helped secure a pair of World Series championships, having been in the organization...
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Ryan Hannable
May 17, 2019 - 10:11 pm
The Red Sox seemed to be in prime position to win Friday’s series opener against the Astros in a rematch of last year’s ALCS. The offense forced Houston starter Gerrit Cole from the game after five innings and then took a 1-0 lead in the sixth on a two-out single by Christian Vazquez. Not to...
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Rob Bradford
March 14, 2019 - 8:42 am
Nathan Eovaldi has been one of the revelations of Red Sox camp thus far. And to think some thought it would be a longshot that the pitcher would actually find himself living life in Fort Myers this time of year. But he is, and for that, you can give a huge thanks to the Houston Astros. After the...
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John Tomase
November 12, 2018 - 11:45 am
The Red Sox handled the Astros in five games in the American League Championship Series last month. Imagine beating the same team, but with Bryce Harper. That's nearly what happened, according to Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic . Rosenthal wrote that the Astros and Nationals had agree to a...
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November 08, 2018 - 12:33 pm
By EVAN MARINOFSKY We’re a little over a week removed from the roller coaster ride. For an entire postseason run, it felt as though God was a Red Sox fan. Everything went their way. From the bullpen being magnificent to David Price shaking off postseason woes to Steve Pearce being the World Series...
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Aaron Halford
October 30, 2018 - 11:22 am
The Red Sox rolled through the postseason en route to their ninth World Series title, knocking off the Yankees, Astros and Dodgers while losing just one game in each round. The championship run featured a bunch of unforgettable moments, so let's take a look back at the top 10. 10. J.D. Martinez...
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Rob Bradford
October 21, 2018 - 8:24 am
The Houston Astros' excuse for why they sent a person affiliated with the organization next to the Red Sox dugout in Game 1 of the American League Championship Series -- suggesting they were trying to catch the Red Sox cheating -- is made to look even worse considering the protocol Major League...
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