Chris Archer

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John Tomase
July 13, 2018 - 12:31 pm
The list of Red Sox needs prior to the trade deadline goes something like this: reliever, second baseman, reliever, reliever, reliever, backup catcher. But here's a useful item missing from that shopping cart: right-handed starter. The American League is essentially a three-team race between the...
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Lucy Burdge
July 11, 2017 - 11:18 am
Rays pitcher Chris Archer tweeted a picture himself on Sunday in an airplane flown by Mookie Betts en route to the All-Star Game in Miami. I'm still mad at mookie. But I'm putting my faith in him right now. He's flying this thing pic.twitter.com/LBfORtrT5k — Chris Archer (@ChrisArcher22) July 9,...
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Drew Pomeranz
September 23, 2016 - 8:21 am
The Red Sox open a three-game series with the Rays on Friday night by sending Drew Pomeranz to the hill to face right-hander Chris Archer. Pomeranz is 10-12 with a 3.40 ERA and a 1.205 WHIP in 29 starts. Since being traded to the Sox in July from the Padres, he is 2-5 with a 4.91 ERA and a 1.444...
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John Tomase
August 23, 2016 - 11:21 am
The Red Sox look to stay hot vs. the Rays on Tuesday night, with Clay Buchholz on the mound. The Sox have won six of eight on this potentially season-defining road trip. Monday's victory over the Rays was made possible in large part by rookie outfielder Andrew Benintendi, who robbed Steven Souza of...
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August 23, 2016 - 5:40 am
In the second game of a four-game series against division rival Tampa Bay, the Red Sox will send Clay Buchholz to the mound to go up against Rays righty Chris Archer. Buchholz, who is filling in for the injured Steven Wright, sits at 4-9 with a 5.42 ERA and 1.38 WHIP. He has made two consecutive...
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July 08, 2016 - 6:21 am
In the opening game of the three-game series against the Rays on Friday night, the Red Sox will give Sean O'Sullivan the start against 27-year-old right-hander Chris Archer. The 28-year-old O'Sullivan is 2-0 with a 6.61 ERA and 1.71 WHIP in four games this season. He was called up to Boston from...
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June 28, 2016 - 4:44 am
The struggling Red Sox will have Rick Porcello take the mound Tuesday against the Rays, who will send out 27-year-old right-hander Chris Archer. Porcello starts with an 8-2 record, a 3.93 ERA and a 1.13 WHIP. He is just 1-0 in his last six starts, despite throwing at least six innings in five of...
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Curt Schilling
June 08, 2016 - 6:13 am
Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling, making his weekly appearance on Dennis & Callahan with Minihane on Wednesday morning, heaped praise upon the Red Sox offense while questioning the mental makeup of recently demoted (and now injured) pitcher Joe Kelly. To hear the interview, go to the D...
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Curt Schilling
June 01, 2016 - 8:14 am
Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling joined Dennis & Callahan with Minihane on Wednesday morning and discussed how good Mookie Betts and Xander Bogaerts have been, as well as possible starting pitchers the Sox might want to acquire to shore up the rotation. To hear the interview, go to the...
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Former teammate Chris Archer (right) predicts David Price will bounce back in a big way from Thursday's rough start. (Brad Penner/USA Today Sports)
Ryan Hannable
April 21, 2016 - 3:21 pm
Few pitchers in baseball know David Price as well as Chris Archer does. Archer and Price were teammates in Tampa Bay from 2012 until Price was traded at the trade deadline in 2014, and both are among the best pitchers in baseball. Price uncharacteristically struggled Thursday against his former...
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