Craig Breslow

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Craig Breslow
September 24, 2018 - 8:10 pm
Oct. 6, 2016, the day the "Loogy" was formally laid to rest. When Andrew Miller entered Game 1 of the ALDS with two outs in the fifth (yes, fifth) inning, the role of ultimate specialist was sufficiently replaced by the Multiple Inning Game-Changing Guy (MIGGY), at least as it relates to the...
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Rob Bradford
January 31, 2018 - 8:37 am
Longtime Major League Baseball executive Kevin Towers passed away Tuesday at the age of 56 due to complications of cancer. The news hit the world of baseball hard considering how many people Towers impacted, among them former Red Sox general manager Theo Epstein, who served under the former Padres...
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Craig Breslow
Rob Bradford
November 10, 2015 - 10:43 am
BOCA RATON, Fla. -- It's most likely going to work out for Rich Hill , so Craig Breslow is thinking perhaps he can follow suit. Much like Hill -- a longtime reliever who is almost certainly going to lock up a guaranteed major league deal after four stellar starts in September with the Red Sox --...
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Craig Breslow
October 03, 2015 - 8:54 am
Ensured of a losing season following Friday'€™s loss in Cleveland, and back in a tie for last place in the American League East, the 78-82 Red Sox take the field for the penultimate game of 2015 on Saturday night with Craig Breslow on the mound against Corey Kluber, who has been unable to...
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Brock Holt just beat the throw from left field to score the Red Sox' first run in their win over the Orioles. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
Ryan Hannable
September 26, 2015 - 3:03 pm
The Red Sox didn't know what to expect Saturday when they didn't have a starting pitcher available and needed to use their bullpen for the entire game, but what they got exceed any expectations. Seven pitchers combined to allow five hits and no runs in a 8-0 win over the Orioles at Fenway Park ...
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Craig Breslow
September 26, 2015 - 9:28 am
Veteran left-hander Craig Breslow will make the first start of his career Saturday afternoon as the Red Sox take on Wei-Yin Chen and the Orioles in the middle game of a three-game series at Fenway Park . Breslow (0-3, 4.53 ERA), who has made 43 relief appearances this season and 522 in his career,...
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Clay Buchholz
Ryan Hannable
September 25, 2015 - 2:09 pm
For the first time since walking off the Fenway Park mound July 10 with an elbow injury, Clay Buchholz returned to the rubber Friday. Although it was just the mound in the bullpen, it was a major step in Buchholz getting back to full strength, as he threw 20 pitches with a catcher standing in front...
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Rob Bradford
August 11, 2015 - 6:45 pm
Your browser does not support iframes. MIAMI -- This Koji Uehara-free closer thing has never really worked out too well over the past three seasons, and Tuesday night was no exception. Carrying a one-run lead into the ninth inning, the Red Sox turned to Junichi Tazawa to pick up his second career...
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Rob Bradford
July 23, 2015 - 7:49 pm
Your browser does not support iframes. HOUSTON -- There was seemingly no other way to punctuate this road trip. Seven games. Seven losses. Outscored 39-13. Eight-game losing streak. Twelve games out of first place. Twelve games under .500. It was a stretch that saw the Red Sox hit .204 with just...
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Xander Bogaerts
Ryan Hannable
June 12, 2015 - 1:42 pm
For the first time in his major league career, Xander Bogaerts got to the park and saw his name penciled in as the Red Sox ' No. 3 hitter. With Hanley Ramirez getting a day off dealing with a left hamstring issue from Thursday and fouling a pitch off his knee Tuesday, Bogaerts will take his place...
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