Boston Red Sox

Red Sox reliever Travis Lakins
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Nick Friar
April 23, 2019 - 5:22 pm
In addition to adding Darwinzon Hernandez to the Major League club as the 26th man for Game 2 of the Red Sox doubleheader against the Tigers on Tuesday, Boston has promoted right-handed reliever Travis Lakins from Triple-A Pawtucket. Bobby Poyner has been sent down to Triple-A as the corresponding...
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Alex Reimer
April 23, 2019 - 2:51 pm
Dennis Eckersley appears to share Red Sox fans’ collective frustration about David Price’s painfully slow pace on the mound. In the fourth inning of Tuesday’s contest against the Tigers, the Hall of Fame hurler contrasted Chris Sale’s time between pitches to Price’s. It was not a favorable...
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Red Sox pitch Nathan Eovaldi
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Nick Friar
April 22, 2019 - 6:35 pm
WEEI.com’s Rob Bradford is reporting Red Sox starting pitcher Nathan Eovaldi will be on the shelf for the next four to six weeks following the removal of a loose body in his right elbow. Per source: Eovaldi out 4-6 weeks with loose body removal in elbow. Similar to last season — Rob Bradford (@...
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Brad Marchand
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Alex Reimer
April 22, 2019 - 12:49 pm
The Bruins scored decisive wins on and off the ice Sunday. In addition to forcing a Game 7 against the Maple Leafs, they also trounced the Celtics in the ratings, beating the C’s by a four-point margin. Easter Sunday was one of those special days in Boston sports, with our own holy trinity of teams...
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Red Sox catcher Blake Swihart
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Nick Friar
April 19, 2019 - 7:32 pm
It’s official: Blake Swihart is no longer a member of the Boston Red Sox. The organization made the announcement prior to Friday night’s game against the Tampa Bay Rays. The Arizona Diamondbacks placed the winning bid on Swihart, sending Boston minor league outfielder Marcus Wilson in exchange for...
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David Price
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WEEI
April 18, 2019 - 4:42 pm
Add David Price to the list of Red Sox who won't be going to the White House for the World Series champions' visit on May 9. MLB Network's Jon Heyman reports Price told him he would not be going , saying simply, "It's baseball season." World Series hero David Price told me he doesn’t plan to go to...
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Alex Reimer
April 18, 2019 - 11:52 am
When I was 10 years old, I spent my Thanksgiving Day refreshing the AOL Red Sox message board for the latest news on Theo Epstein’s meal with the Schilling family. Fresh off the excitement of the Ryan Rupe acquisition, I was anxiously awaiting to see if the Sox would land one of the best big-game...
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Mike Cratty
April 18, 2019 - 10:59 am
The 2019 season continues to be a rough one for the Red Sox as a whole, but Xander Bogaerts has been a pretty consistent bright spot at the plate. More recently, in his last seven games, Bogaerts is rocking a .346 batting average with a home run and five RBIs. His effectiveness against lefties so...
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Red Sox prospect CJ Chatham
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Nick Friar
April 18, 2019 - 8:57 am
As long as the Red Sox don’t keep up the miserable pace they’ve started the 2019 season with, they should be all set at shortstop through 2026. If the team somehow maintains this downward spiral through the 2022 season, they may run into a problem if Xander Bogaerts decides to opt-out. This seems...
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Red Sox catcher Blake Swihart
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Nick Friar
April 17, 2019 - 11:06 am
At one point, it looked like Blake Swihart had a lot to offer the Red Sox . Of course, there was the hope he could become the catcher of the future, having the offensive edge over Christian Vazquez. Clearly, that hasn’t panned out like Boston thought it would. There was another option, too. Swihart...
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