Chaim Bloom

Chris Sale plays for the Red Sox
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Rob Bradford
December 02, 2019 - 9:34 am
Between another Sunday of football and travel back from Thanksgiving visits it would be understandable if the Chris Sale news escaped your attention. But its importance shouldn't be understated. Red Sox Chief Baseball Officer Chaim Bloom told WEEI.com Sunday that Sale had made the long-anticipated...
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Mookie Betts and the Red Sox
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Rob Bradford
December 01, 2019 - 8:40 am
Holiday parties can always be a dangerous thing for baseball reporters I remember during the Daisuke Matsuzaka saga leading into the 2007 season telling my wife I would not be accompanying her to a Christmas party because there was absolutely no desire to spend hours around the plates of cookies...
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Rob Bradford
November 19, 2019 - 10:49 am
New Red Sox Chief Baseball Officer Chaim Bloom and general manager Brian O'Halloran ventured over from the Omni Scottsdale to Dustin Pedroia's nearby Arizona home Thursday. An approach was reinforced. The two Red Sox' executives offered their initial view of Pedroia's status heading into the 2020...
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Rob Bradford
November 18, 2019 - 12:12 pm
The Red Sox entered the 2019 season with the lowest-ranked minor league system in the game according to Baseball America. Midway through the year, they jumped up to No. 23. And judging by BA's most recent list of Top 10 players in the Sox system, there might be some optimism regarding the future...
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Rob Bradford
November 11, 2019 - 8:30 pm
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- There was a theme throughout the meeting with Red Sox Chief Baseball Officer Chaim Bloom and GM Brian O'Halloran and the local media at the GM Meetings Monday night: all options are open. "I would say to look at it in terms of Need A, Need B and Need C might be a little...
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Rob Bradford
November 11, 2019 - 7:56 pm
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- The Red Sox are planning on Dustin Pedroia giving it another try. Chief Baseball Officer Chaim Bloom said at the GM Meetings Monday evening that in his conversations with the second baseman he has gotten the impression that Pedroia's injured left knee has shown enough...
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Rob Bradford
November 10, 2019 - 11:20 pm
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — While we wait for this week’s GM Meetings to unfold, take a second to think about something. What if John Henry never said … "We need to be under the CBT. That was something we've known for more than a year now." Throughout the years the question has been asked of Red Sox...
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Rob Bradford
November 03, 2019 - 7:21 am
“It’s a very strong organization. I think in the last dozen years we have probably won two and a quarter more games than they have. They do everything right. They don’t get supported but they do everything right.” - John Henry on the Tampa Bay Rays. The Red Sox principal owner was right. With the...
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Rob Bradford
October 31, 2019 - 3:19 pm
The Red Sox have officially filled all their vacant major league coaching positions. With the news of the hiring of assistant hitting coach Peter Fatse and pitching coach Dave Bush having previously been reported, the lone spot on Alex Cora's coaching staff that remained a mystery was assistant...
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Rob Bradford
October 31, 2019 - 2:29 pm
Chaim Bloom's first official move as the Chief Baseball Officer of the Red Sox is in the books. The Red Sox have claimed lefty pitcher Josh Osich off waivers from the White Sox. Having been picked up off waivers from the Orioles by Chicago last March, Osich turned in a solid season against lefty...
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