Dave Roberts

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John Tomase
October 28, 2018 - 5:40 pm
LOS ANGELES -- Dave Roberts knows a thing or two about great Red Sox teams. He played for the one that started it all in 2004. And when he looks across the diamond at the 2018 Red Sox, who lead the World Series 3-1 and hope to close it out on Sunday night, he sees a team that might be the best of...
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Alex Reimer
October 25, 2018 - 11:57 am
Alex Cora broke all of the analytical rules in the Red Sox’ Game 2 win over the Dodgers. Instead of submitting to the numbers, he trusted his best players. It was so damn refreshing to watch. David Price labored through the fourth inning, loading the bases and allowing two runs to score. In the...
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Ryan Hannable
October 25, 2018 - 2:09 am
Midway through Wednesday’s Game 2 of the World Series, things weren’t going so well for the Red Sox. They found themselves trailing 2-1, and going into the bottom of the fifth inning, Dodgers starter Hyun-Jin Ryu was starting to find a groove, retiring seven straight batters before the Red Sox...
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Mark J. Rebilas
Lucy Burdge
October 17, 2017 - 3:20 pm
Tuesday is the anniversary of the famous Dave Roberts steal in Game 4 of the 2004 ALCS and the Red Sox commemorated the pivotal moment against the Yankees on Twitter. Today's basically a holiday... pic.twitter.com/yQSXabnY1t — Red Sox (@RedSox) October 17, 2017 The Yankees account then took this...
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July 20, 2016 - 8:34 am
[caption id="attachment_38690" align="alignright" width="150"] Clayton Kershaw[/caption] It looks like Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw will not be making a return to the mound anytime soon. Currently on the disabled list with a mild disk herniation, Kershaw had a simulated start on Saturday but...
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November 23, 2015 - 3:05 am
Welcome to Monday's Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . MONDAY'S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: NFL: Bills at Patriots, 8:30 p.m. (WCVB, ESPN) NHL : Bruins at Maple Leafs, 7:30 p.m. (NESN) NBA: Knicks at Heat, 7:30 p.m...
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June 16, 2015 - 5:28 am
[caption id="attachment_95185" align="alignright" width="150"] Bud Black [/caption] With a 32-34 record and sitting in fourth place in the NL West, the Padres fired manager Bud Black on Monday. Following an offseason spending spree never-before-seen from the Padres, expectations were high in San...
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Quintin Berry is returning to the team with which he won a championship in 2013. (Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
Rob Bradford
February 22, 2015 - 5:21 am
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- You remember Quintin Bery, the outfielder the Red Sox acquired to offer a pinch-running threat throughout the 2013 postseason. Well, he's back. His previous stop with the Red Sox made a whole bunch of sense, with the speedster going 6-for-6 in stolen base attempts (including 3-...
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Scott McLaughlin
February 04, 2015 - 11:55 am
Where does Malcolm Butler'€™s interception at the end of Super Bowl XLIX rank among the greatest plays in Boston sports history? It seemed like a question worth asking and a top 10 list worth making. Here we go: 10. Flutie'€™s hail mary - Nov. 23, 1984 The game itself didn'€™t really mean a...
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July 16, 2014 - 9:26 am
To commemorate the 10th anniversary of the Red Sox ' 2004 World Series championship team that ended an 86-year title drought, local author Saul Wisnia has come out with a new book, " Miracle at Fenway." The book focuses on the building of the '04 squad -- following the heartbreak of the '03 season...
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