Chris Sale

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Rob Bradford
July 10, 2019 - 7:49 am
Chris Sale sat at his makeshift locker in the Red Sox' makeshift clubhouse in London ready to reflect. In just more than a week, he would be watching the All-Star Game from home for the first time in eight years. The rearview mirror had never been a more welcome notion. This all hadn't been part of...
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Ryan Hannable
July 06, 2019 - 12:34 pm
Going into play Saturday, the Red Sox starters have a 4.67 ERA, good for 18th in the league, but with who the team has, it's not what anyone is looking for. “We built our ballclub for them to be our strong suit,” Red Sox president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski said in the last few days via...
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Amin Touri
July 05, 2019 - 9:31 pm
Looking to return some consistency to a starting rotation lacking it top to bottom, Eduardo Rodriguez came out and threw five solid innings in Detroit on Friday to help the Red Sox maintain an early lead. In a rain-shortened outing, as storms rolled through southern Michigan late Friday evening,...
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Amin Touri
July 03, 2019 - 10:24 pm
A difficult first half continued for Chris Sale on Wednesday, with the lanky lefty struggling to put it all together again in Toronto. Sale went 5.2 innings and gave up five runs on nine hits — including three homers — while walking two and striking out only five, another uninspiring start from the...
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Amin Touri
June 28, 2019 - 7:00 am
Alex Cora will be filling out the lineup card at the All-Star Game in two weeks’ time, but he won’t have any of his own guys at his disposal in the starting nine. The defending World Series champions won’t have a starter at this year’s Midsummer Classic, as J.D. Martinez and Mookie Betts were...
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Amin Touri
June 26, 2019 - 6:17 pm
Taking the ball for his 17th outing of the season, Chris Sale’s Wednesday start mirrored the up-and-down nature of his season, as he was either untouchable or on the edge of a shelling from inning-to-inning against the White Sox. Sale left the game after six innings, allowing five runs on six hits...
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Amin Touri
June 26, 2019 - 5:56 pm
Wrapping up the final homestand before the All-Star break, a strong offensive performance was overshadowed by another Red Sox bullpen collapse on Wednesday, as a combined seven runs and 15 hits went to waste after another blown save. Down 6-4 into the eighth against the White Sox, the Boston bats...
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Chris Sale
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June 14, 2019 - 1:24 pm
Red Sox starter Chris Sale began the season with a 7.43 ERA in his first five starts, along with generating a 22.2 percent home run to fly ball rate, and some began to question if the 30-year-old was losing his dominant stuff.
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