brian johnson

Boston Red Sox pitcher Brian Johnson
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Nick Friar
May 22, 2019 - 8:13 am
Brian Johnson made his second appearance for a Red Sox farm team as part of his rehab from left elbow inflammation that landed him on the 10-day injured list back on April 6. He came on in relief for Triple-A Pawtucket against the Columbus Clippers (Indians) in his first outing, and his numbers...
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Boston Red Sox pitcher Brian Johnson
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Nick Friar
May 16, 2019 - 7:00 am
Up until Wednesday, Brian Johnson had been on the shelf since April 6 with left elbow inflammation. The lefty made his return to the mound for a rehab appearance with Triple-A Pawtucket in their game against the Columbus Clippers (Indians). Johnson threw 32 pitches (20 strikes) in 1 2/3 innings of...
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Red Sox pitcher David Price
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Nick Friar
May 11, 2019 - 12:08 pm
After playing catch on Friday, David Price is slated to throw a bullpen on Sunday as he works through his return from left elbow tendinitis. “We’ll see how that goes and decide what we’re going to do after that,” Alex Cora said. The Red Sox are slated to host the Rockies for a two-game set starting...
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Nick Friar
April 09, 2019 - 11:55 am
Dustin Pedroia’s return to the Red Sox lineup presents Alex Cora with a few possibilities. The second baseman is set to bat seventh, where he can provide another headache for opposing pitchers in the lower third of the order — the section of the lineup where things typically get easier for opposing...
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Rob Bradford
April 06, 2019 - 11:38 am
The Red Sox are making some moves. The team will put both Brian Johnson and Brock Holt on the injured list, calling up Marcus Walden and Tzu-Wei Lin. Johnson's ailment is left elbow inflammation, while Holt is suffering from a scratched cornea his right eye. Johnson is coming off a rough outing...
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John Tomase
March 02, 2019 - 11:44 am
The Red Sox announced one-year deals with 17 players on Saturday, including postseason heroes Andrew Benintendi, Ryan Brasier, and Rafael Devers. With the agreements in place for these pre-arbitration players, all players on the big league roster are now under contract for 2019. Here's the full...
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Rob Bradford
January 18, 2019 - 11:44 am
Brian Johnson broke the news of how he was allocating his World Series share money when appearing on the Bradfo Sho podcast earlier in the offseason. He was paying off his father's house while using a portion of what was left from the $416,000 to buy a Jet Ski. So, how did it go? According to...
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Rob Bradford
November 27, 2018 - 9:24 am
The Red Sox gave out 66 full World Series shares. That's more than $416,000 apiece. (To read more about the distribution, click here.) For a guy like Brian Johnson, that's a big deal. It's almost the total the Red Sox pitcher received for spending the entire 2018 season on the major league roster...
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Rob Bradford
August 23, 2018 - 12:35 pm
There was only one out in the fifth inning, with Brian Johnson working with a four-run lead. But Alex Cora made his move. With a runner on first, Heath Hembree was coming on to face Jose Ramirez and then Edwin Encarnacion. While Encarnacion had already hit a two-run homer against Johnson, the move...
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John Tomase
August 02, 2018 - 1:20 am
The Red Sox can effectively put away the Yankees this weekend, and to kick off that task they're turning to . . . Brian Johnson? The young left-hander wasn't supposed to start Thursday's series opener, but then Chris Sale landed on the disabled list with mild shoulder inflammation and manager Alex...
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