Brandon Workman

Rob Bradford
September 24, 2013 - 10:44 pm
DENVER -- Following the Red Sox ' 8-3 loss to the Rockies Tuesday night at Coors Field, manager John Farrell said Jacoby Ellsbury is "likely" to hit leadoff and play center field Wednesday. Ellsbury, who hasn't played since Sept. 5 due to a compression fracture in his right foot, said after the...
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Rob Bradford
September 11, 2013 - 8:46 am
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- There have been moments Brandon Workman could have gotten sidetracked. There was that loss in the College World Series ' final game. ("I got the loss, but I bounced back," he said of the defeat at the hands of LSU.) And then, a year later, an incident midway through his...
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September 06, 2013 - 8:31 pm
NEW YORK -- Offense was the dominant storyline in the Red Sox ' 12-8 victory that erased a five-run deficit on Friday night in Yankee Stadium , but a pair of pitching subplots were also at work. First and foremost, left-hander Felix Doubront continued his recent struggles. For the second straight...
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September 05, 2013 - 2:59 pm
NEW YORK -- With the Red Sox and Yankees primed to meet on Thursday for the first time since Ryan Dempster hit Alex Rodriguez with a pitch at Fenway Park on August 18, the question of whether or not the Yankees might retaliate and drill a member of the Red Sox has become a prominent topic in New...
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August 26, 2013 - 10:19 am
ESPN's Buster Olney joined Mut & Merloni on Monday to talk about the Red Sox , who are coming off an impressive series win over the Dodgers in Los Angeles. Xander Bogaerts had a strong game Sunday and is starting live up to the hype that has surrounded him this year. "You're watching the at-...
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August 08, 2013 - 8:15 am
NESN Red Sox analyst Dennis Eckersley checked in with Mut & Merloni on Thursday morning, and the former standout pitcher spoke highly of a number of Red Sox hurlers, most notably closer Koji Uehara . Uehara pitched a scoreless ninth for his 11th save of the season in Wednesday's 7-5 win over...
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August 04, 2013 - 10:10 am
Daniel Nava is becoming a daddy, and Brandon Workman may as well be singing Diddy: Nobody can hold him down. The outfielder will miss the Red Sox '€™ series in Houston against the Astros, and as a result of him being placed on MLB'€™s paternity list, the Red Sox will likely call up Workman to...
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July 31, 2013 - 5:32 pm
Tuesday, Brandon Workman collected his first major league win . Wednesday, he was officially relegated to the bullpen. With the acquisition of Jake Peavy , right-handed Workman '€” who allowed five runs in 18 1/3 innings in his three starts '€” was squeezed out of the rotation and sent back to...
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July 30, 2013 - 10:21 pm
The bases were loaded and Brandon Workman '€™s pitch count was rising, quickly, in the top of the sixth. He had just given up three consecutive singles to the meat of the Mariners lineup to put them within one swing of the bat of getting back in the game, pulling pitching coach Juan Nieves out of...
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July 30, 2013 - 5:57 pm
Jake who? As the hours until the non-waiver trade deadline '€” 4 p.m. Wednesday '€” ticked away, Brandon Workman showed a Fenway Park crowd of 34,578 exactly what John Farrell meant when the manager said before the game that he is happy with his rotation . Workman, a 24-year-old rookie righty...
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