Boston Red Sox

Mike Cratty
April 04, 2019 - 11:29 am
Throughout what has been a tough start to the season for the Red Sox, J.D. Martinez’s dominance has not gone away. The Red Sox slugger has hits in all seven games so far this season and is hitting .357 with two home runs and seven RBIs. His batting average is second on the team to Blake Swihart,...
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WEEI
Alex Reimer
April 03, 2019 - 10:23 am
Mike Mutnansky has a long track record of saying stupid things on the WEEI airwaves. This is a man who once told his audience Tom Brady got bit by a dog during Super Bowl week and dazzled us with his knowledge of “Clearance Clearwater Revival.” But his recent Red Sox takes about Alex Cora being on...
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Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports
Alex Reimer
April 02, 2019 - 2:22 pm
The Red Sox have started their World Series title defense by losing four of five games on the West Coast and seeing their starting pitchers surrender the most runs in the league. But at least they’re still fielding a Major League caliber roster. The same can’t be said for the Yankees, who seemingly...
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Xander Bogaerts
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Alex Reimer
April 02, 2019 - 12:15 pm
Xander Bogaerts’ six-year extension is great news for the Red Sox. Boston has locked up its star young shortstop through his prime and seemingly still possesses enough financial flexibility to retain Mookie Betts and J.D. Martinez. With Chris Sale’s new deal finalized, it looks like the Red Sox are...
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John Hefti-USA TODAY Sports
Alex Reimer
April 02, 2019 - 10:46 am
MLB’s instant replay process is so excruciatingly long, it’s difficult to defend even when the umpires get the calls right. So it’s a complete waste of time when the calls are still wrong after the interminable review. That was the case Monday in the Red Sox’ 7-0 loss to the A’s. The story of the...
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USA Today Sports
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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