Brandon Phillips

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Rob Bradford
September 06, 2018 - 10:36 pm
Brandon Phillips had an opportunity to opt-out of his minor-league deal with the Red Sox after signing with the organization in late June. He chose to stay with the Red Sox. Evidently, the 37-year-old did so despite actually drawing some intriguing interest from other clubs. Per a major league...
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Rob Bradford
September 06, 2018 - 7:37 pm
This is still a longshot. Still, the image of Brandon Phillips running around the bases, hitting a home run and making the game's best defensive play Wednesday opened a door we didn't know was unlocked. The 37-year-old has entered into the conversation for a spot on the Red Sox' postseason roster...
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WEEI
September 06, 2018 - 11:16 am
Welcome to the Red Sox, Brandon Phillips. After signing with the organization in late June and playing 44 games in the minors, the 37-year-old infielder finally got a chance to make his debut with the big club on Wednesday, and he certainly made the most of it. After the Red Sox had come back from...
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John Tomase
September 05, 2018 - 10:37 pm
In a year full of memorable victories, with history about all they're competing against until the playoffs, the Red Sox continue to amaze themselves. Wednesday's 9-8 victory over the Braves wasn't their most important win of the year, or even their most dramatic -- the Sunday Night Baseball...
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Rob Bradford
September 05, 2018 - 9:09 pm
ATLANTA -- Brandon Phillips scored three runs Wednesday. He hit a 95 mph fastball 432 feet at an exit velocity of 108 mph. He made a very, very good defensive play and ran the bases with the kind of smart aggressiveness good teams thrive on. How did he do all of this? Because there is still a...
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Rob Bradford
September 05, 2018 - 3:56 pm
ATLANTA -- This was Brandon Phillips' win. The storyline was good enough without the on-field dramatics. The former All-Star makes his 2018 major league debut against his old team in his hometown. But that wasn't good enough for Phillips. The infielder launched a first-pitch fastball from Atlanta...
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Rob Bradford
September 04, 2018 - 9:22 pm
ATLANTA -- For eight minutes before the Red Sox' game with the Braves Tuesday night Brandon Phillips stood in front of his locker and answered questions regarding the 37-year-old's return to the major leagues. It was a unique scene, with perhaps the most memorable answer coming on the very final...
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Rob Bradford
September 03, 2018 - 12:09 pm
ATLANTA -- The Red Sox are adding a former All-Star for the stretch drive. Just don't expect him to play a whole lot. Alex Cora announced before his team's series-opening game against the Braves that Brandon Phillips will be joining the Red Sox Tuesday. Rafael Devers will also be activated from his...
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Vincent Gallo
August 19, 2018 - 12:45 pm
PAWTUCKET – Even in PawSox red, Brandon Phillips’ passion for baseball still shines. The 16-year MLB veteran still animatedly jogs on a backpedal to his positioning for an infield shift at second base, the place on the dirt where he earned three All-Star nods with the Reds. He still punches at the...
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Vincent Gallo
August 01, 2018 - 1:31 pm
After prospects Ty Buttrey and Williams Jerez were traded for second baseman Ian Kinsler on Monday, the Red Sox were left to sort out a few minor league roster spots. Here’s a recap of a few promotions and additional news from the farm system over the last few days. -- The Red Sox promoted pitchers...
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