Boston Red Sox

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Alex Reimer
April 01, 2019 - 11:05 am
MLB’s trend of declining national TV ratings is carrying over into the 2019 season. The league’s Opening Day tripleheader on ESPN Thursday attracted fewer viewers than last year, with the Red Sox-Mariners nightcap experiencing a 40 percent drop, per Sports Media Watch . The number was down a...
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USA Today Sports
Rob Bradford
March 31, 2019 - 8:41 pm
SEATTLE -- According to major league sources the Red Sox and Xander Bogaerts are on the verge of agreeing to a contract extension. There is a strong likelihood a deal will be announced Monday. The 26-year-old shortstop would be eligible for free agency after the 2019 season. Bogaerts is currently...
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WEEI
Alex Reimer
March 29, 2019 - 10:29 am
NESN personality Guerin Austin will stake out her familiar territory on the Red Sox sideline for their opening 11-game road trip. But it’s a mystery when viewers will see her next. Austin is not on the schedule for a “couple of months” following the season’s opening weeks, reports the Globe’s Chad...
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Red Sox pitcher Chris Sale
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WEEI
March 28, 2019 - 11:07 pm
The weather in Seattle was beautiful, but Thursday's season opener turned out to be an ugly one for the Red Sox. Chris Sale got rocked for seven earned runs in three innings and Boston continued to struggle all night en route to a 12-4 loss. Check out some photos from Opening Day in the slideshow...
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Mike Cratty
March 28, 2019 - 3:07 pm
David Price had received quite a bit of flak throughout his career -- and especially in Boston -- because of his postseason struggles. He brushed a lot of the haters off his shoulders with an epic stretch to close out last year's ALCS and World Series, though. At Wednesday night's WEEI Red Sox...
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Mike Cratty
March 28, 2019 - 2:36 pm
When it comes to the Red Sox' offseason approach, this year was a little different. The bullpen became the area of concern all winter and spring, but Dave Dombrowski did little to address it. Steve Lyons, Marc James, and Evan Drellich discussed this at the WEEI Red Sox Roundtable at Lord Hobo...
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USA Today Sports
Alex Reimer
March 28, 2019 - 2:32 pm
Mookie Betts is ready for some baseball. The reigning AL MVP posted an Opening Day hype video on Twitter Monday, just hours ahead of the Red Sox’ opener against the Mariners in Seattle. The montage starts with black-and-white coloring before turning to color for an array of season and playoff...
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Alex Reimer
March 28, 2019 - 1:40 pm
There is lots of rightful indignation directed towards Major League Baseball for its steadfast refusal to modernize the game and pick up the pace. The pitch clock, which commissioner Rob Manfred and Red Sox ownership have championed, won’t be implemented until at least 2022 –– when the CBA expires...
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Boston Red Sox pitcher Chris Sale
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WEEI
March 28, 2019 - 10:22 am
Baseball is back! See how ready you are for the 2019 season by taking the quiz below on the defending World Series champion Red Sox and enter to win a $60 Cumberland Farms gift card.
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USA Today Sports
Alex Reimer
March 27, 2019 - 12:37 pm
Red Sox reliever Ryan Brasier decided to bring his kids along for the team’s World Series run last October. He got called into a court as a result. The right-hander revealed to USA Today’s Bob Nightengale he received a court summons in the mail from his hometown, Wichita Falls, Texas, asking to...
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