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Nick Friar
August 03, 2019 - 11:28 pm
After only pushing across two runs in Game 1 of Saturday’s doubleheader at Yankee Stadium, the Red Sox offense looked better in Game 2. Not as good as it can be, but more like its normal self. Still wasn’t enough. Neither was the players-only meeting the team had between games. "When things get...
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Amin Touri
July 28, 2019 - 4:49 pm
With the Red Sox winners of five of their last six and with a chance to complete a four-game sweep of the Yankees on Sunday night, Alex Cora had praise for his rotation's performance over the last week or so as the team claws back into the playoff hunt. Boston's starters have thrown a total of 43.1...
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Sam Cohn
July 25, 2019 - 11:30 am
As the Boston Red Sox try to claw their way into a wild card spot, every game matters. On Tuesday night, Christian Vazquez pushed Boston not only into the win column for the second straight night, but also (temporarily) into second place in the AL East for the first time since March. It was night...
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Ryan Hannable
July 16, 2019 - 3:23 pm
The Andrew Cashner era in Boston will begin Tuesday night as the right-hander will get the start against the Blue Jays. Christian Vazquez will get the start behind the plate with Brock Holt at second base as the team faces Jays right-hander Jacob Waguespack. Following his big night Monday, Michael...
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Amin Touri
July 07, 2019 - 4:53 pm
In serious need of some consistency heading into the All-Star break, the Red Sox put together a nearly complete performance in a 6-3 win to sweep the Tigers on Sunday, with a lineup continuing to click, David Price throwing five strong innings and the bullpen falling one pitch short of closing it...
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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
July 02, 2019 - 11:04 pm
Bouncing back from a rough weekend against the Yankees in London, the Red Sox hung double-digit runs on the Blue Jays and racked up 15 hits in a 10-6 win in Toronto on Tuesday. (For a complete recap, click here.) Having been snubbed for the All-Star Game this week, Rafael Devers made his point with...
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Boston Red Sox players Sandy Leon, Chris Sale, Steve Pearce, Xander Bogaerts, and Eduardo Nunez
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Nick Friar
May 24, 2019 - 11:08 pm
It looked like the Red Sox entered another dimension in Friday’s 4-3 loss to the Astros. (For a complete recap, click here.) Less than a week after giving up three runs (two earned) to the Red Sox at Fenway, Wade Miley looked more like Chris Sale than Chris Sale did. The former Red Sox starter...
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Rob Bradford
May 17, 2019 - 11:48 am
Christian Vazquez has his goals, as he articulated once again Wednesday night. "I want to be in the Top 5 catchers in the league," he told WEEI.com, "and we’re working on that." He certainly is. The guy who wasn't even necessarily deemed a lock-down starter at the start of this season has emerged...
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Ryan Hannable
May 12, 2019 - 4:29 pm
It’s safe to say the Red Sox have turned things around following their rough start to the year. Following Sunday’s 11-2 win over the Mariners, the team is now three games over .500 and quickly back in the mix at the top of the AL East standings. ( Click here for a complete game recap. ) The offense...
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