Chris Sale

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Nick Friar
August 21, 2019 - 12:01 pm
Since Alex Cora took over as manager of the Red Sox, the team hasn’t exactly taken the conventional route when it comes to handling starting pitchers during spring training. Obviously, things panned out well for Boston last year, but this year — when it seemed each of the starters had a fairly...
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Rob Bradford
August 20, 2019 - 4:45 pm
When Chris Sale got up in front of the media at about 3:15 p.m. Tuesday there were a few questions that were prioritized regarding his elbow injury. The most pressing issue was identifying whether or not the PRP injection the pitcher had injected by Dr. James Andrews Monday was due to a tear or...
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Rob Bradford
August 20, 2019 - 8:16 am
Chris Sale is done for the 2019 season. That we know. #RedSox Medical Update on Chris Sale: pic.twitter.com/E8pWMw5y8f — Red Sox (@RedSox) August 19, 2019 But there are still a few elements of the Sale situation that remain undefined. Sale is scheduled to talk with the media Tuesday afternoon which...
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Nick Friar
August 19, 2019 - 5:19 pm
Dr. James Andrews has given the Red Sox some hope when it comes to Chris Sale’s elbow. According to ESPN’s Jeff Passan, Andrews confirmed the inflammation in Sale’s elbow on Monday, but Sale is expected to avoid Tommy John surgery. The Red Sox placed Sale on the 10-day Injured List on Saturday,...
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Rob Bradford
August 18, 2019 - 8:00 am
This is what we know when it comes to Chris Sale ... - He is on the 10-day injured list with left elbow inflammation. - He didn't notify the Red Sox of the discomfort until Friday, with the belief that the issue didn't exist prior to Tuesday's outing. "I mean there's no question this happened...
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Nick Friar
August 17, 2019 - 5:46 pm
Prior to Saturday’s game against the Baltimore Orioles, the Red Sox placed Chris Sale on the 10-day Injured List with left elbow inflammation. The move is retroactive to August 14 (Wednesday). Dave Dombrowski addressed the media after the team’s announcement and did not seem optimistic about the...
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Rob Bradford
August 16, 2019 - 4:56 pm
It was a sign of the times. BOS Bullpen Left 41-Chris Sale The Red Sox lineup card usually doesn't list starters within the group of relievers on the lineup card distributed throughout the press box, but there Sale's name was. As it turned out the listing was a slip-up and all signs pointed to a...
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Rob Bradford
August 16, 2019 - 9:20 am
Rafael Devers has become one of the best hitters in the major leagues this season . Thanks to some hard-line trade talk by Dave Dombrowski a few years ago the third baseman is doing his thing as a member of the Red Sox. Talking to John Tomase of NBC Sports Boston, Dombrowski explained how Devers...
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Rob Bradford
August 13, 2019 - 8:26 pm
Chris Sale made history Tuesday night. The Red Sox pitcher became the fastest in major league history to reach 2,000 strikeouts, easily besting the previous record-holder Pedro Martinez who needed 1,711 1/3 innings to accomplish the feat. With his strikeout of Cleveland's Oscar Mercado in the third...
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Alex Reimer
August 09, 2019 - 9:01 am
Chris Sale is a shining example of how sometimes it’s better to be lucky than good. The left-hander has limped through the the bulk of the season, with the Red Sox winning just nine of his 24 starts. But when one looks deeper at Sale’s statistics, and reflects on his dominant performance against...
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