Boston Red Sox

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Alex Reimer
June 11, 2019 - 10:14 am
Good baseball teams are expected to win their ace’s starts, especially when he fans 10 batters and utterly dominates the competition. But the Red Sox failed to support Chris Sale Monday, falling to the Rangers in extra innings. Boston is now 4-10 in Sale’s outings this season, and the left-hander...
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David Ortiz
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Alex Reimer
June 10, 2019 - 1:37 pm
One of the suspects involved in the David Ortiz shooting remains at large, according to TMZ . The suspected getaway driver, identified as Eddy Feliz Garcia, was arrested late Sunday and remains in police custody. Authorities are still looking for the gunman who rode with Garcia to the bar on a...
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Alex Reimer
June 10, 2019 - 12:13 pm
While laying on the operating table late Sunday, David Ortiz reportedly told his surgeon to not let him die, because he is a good man. That is the best way to summarize why Big Papi is one of the most beloved Boston athletes ever. Ortiz was maybe the best clutch hitter of his generation and face of...
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Brad Marchand, Patrice Bergeron
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Alex Reimer
June 06, 2019 - 1:31 pm
It would be incorrect to uniformly declare we are sick and tired of winning. On a local level, our sports teams’ annual championship chases still draw very high ratings, with the Patriots’ numbers even surpassing what they were at the start of the new millennium. But that is the exception, and not...
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Alex Reimer
June 05, 2019 - 3:47 pm
One contending team with a bullpen problem is reportedly pursuing Craig Kimbrel, and of course it isn’t the Red Sox. The Cubs are “pushing hard” to sign the still-free agent closer, according to the Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal . Chicago, which is tied with the Brewers atop the NL Central, has blown 11...
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Alex Reimer
June 04, 2019 - 1:08 pm
You can say many things about Tim Tebow, but he’s always appeared to be an exceptionally gracious and charitable person. That’s still the case today, even as he makes his way through the East Coast minor league baseball circuit. The PawSox reunited Tebow Sunday with Patriots fan Zack McLeod, who...
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Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia
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Nick Friar
June 03, 2019 - 10:40 am
The Red Sox got the better of the Yankees in the third game of this weekend’s series, saddling CC Sabathia in the loss on Sunday. But the aging Yankees starter still produced a quality start, only giving up three runs in his six innings of work. In the course of his outing, Sabathia struck out...
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J.D. Martinez
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Sam Cohn
May 29, 2019 - 12:01 pm
J.D. Martinez posted his second multi-home run performance of the season on Monday as the Red Sox beat the Indians 12-5 to in the opening game of their three-game series. Martinez belted a home run into the opposing team’s bullpen in the sixth inning to pile on after the Sox posted a five-run fifth...
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Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia
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Alex Reimer
May 28, 2019 - 2:22 pm
Dustin Pedroia does not sound confident about his chances of returning to the Red Sox. But assuming he would still like to wear the red stirrups, he should attempt to rehab for as long as he wants, no matter how sad or futile the process becomes. Including this season, John Henry still owes Pedroia...
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Alex Reimer
May 28, 2019 - 12:16 pm
In the roughly 24 hours since Bill Buckner’s passing, sports columnists and pundits have told us his career should not be defined by one play, before talking almost exclusively about that one play. So we will not do that in this space. Instead, we will talk about perhaps Buckner’s most impressive...
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