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Rob Bradford
April 21, 2018 - 8:03 pm
When we next see the Red Sox playing in Fenway Park, the plan is for Xander Bogaerts to be part of the action. Alex Cora told reporters prior to the Red Sox' game against the A's Saturday night that Bogaerts is scheduled to return from his ankle injury next Friday. He has been out since...
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Rob Bradford
April 12, 2018 - 1:02 am
Tyler Austin slid into Brock Holt's leg. Holt took exception to the slide, offering some pointed words to the Yankees baserunner. The benches cleared. Four innings later, Red Sox reliever Joe Kelly offered some payback with a 98 mph fastball in Austin's back. The New York designated hitter also...
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Ryan Hannable
April 10, 2018 - 3:08 pm
Tuesday night marks the first Red Sox-Yankees game of the season and it also is the first game the Red Sox will play without Xander Bogaerts. Bogaerts was placed on the 10-day DL Monday with an injury to a bone in his ankle. The Red Sox recalled Tzu-Wei Lin to replace him on the roster, but Brock...
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Rob Bradford
March 25, 2018 - 10:50 am
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- In case Alex Cora was getting comfortable, along came last week. The first-time manager was presented with a few unique scenarios in the last few days, two of them involving one roster spot. The first arrived Thursday when Brock Holt requested a meeting with Cora after being...
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Rob Bradford
March 24, 2018 - 9:34 pm
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Brock Holt and Deven Marrero couldn't avoid it. They knew the reality of the situation, which was leading to one of them not making the Red Sox' 25-man roster. That's why the conversation was what it was Saturday morning. "Me and DeMo kind of came in and talked to each other,...
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Ryan Hannable
March 24, 2018 - 2:59 pm
Earlier on Saturday, Red Sox president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski hinted the organization may make a trade or two before the start of the season. It didn't take long for that to happen, as the Red Sox made a trade Saturday afternoon. The organization traded Deven Marrero to the...
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Rob Bradford
March 21, 2018 - 11:31 am
Decision time is coming. With the Red Sox' opener residing eight days from Wednesday, it's crunch-time for a few select candidates to make the first 25-man roster. In a nutshell, the team needs to figure out who is going to be their utility infielder and final reliever (or two). Here is the latest...
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John Tomase
March 20, 2018 - 12:29 pm
With more infielders than spots on the Red Sox roster, something has to give. According to a report, it could be either Brock Holt or Deven Marrero. Per Sean McAdam of Boston Sports Journal , the Red Sox are shopping the two infielders. Marrero is out of options and would likely be claimed by a...
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John Tomase
March 14, 2018 - 11:49 am
A battle is brewing for the utility spots on the Red Sox. Red Sox manager Alex Cora on Wednesday discussed his reserve options and addressed the prospects of multiple players, including Brock Holt, Blake Swihart, Deven Marrero, and Tzu-Wei Lin. Start with Holt. An All-Star in 2015, he has trended...
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Ryan Hannable
July 17, 2017 - 12:03 am
Following the Red Sox splitting the day/night doubleheader with the Yankees, manager John Farrell announced two roster moves. The team has optioned reliever Austin Maddox and infielder Tzu-Wei Lin to Triple-A Pawtucket. The corresponding moves have Brock Holt staying on the roster, as he was the...
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