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Chaim Bloom is on a search for a new manager
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Rob Bradford
January 31, 2020 - 12:55 pm
The Red Sox are interviewing Arizona bench coach Luis Urueta for their vacant managing position
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Rob Bradford
August 12, 2019 - 3:43 pm
For the second time this season Blake Swihart is being designated for assignment. After parting ways with the Red Sox earlier in the 2019 campaign, the team that ultimately traded for the utilityman, the Diamondbacks, announced they are DFAing Swihart. Arizona has seven days to either trade him or...
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Rob Bradford
April 08, 2019 - 7:56 am
The Red Sox will step into Fenway Park for the first time in the 2019 season 4 1/2 games in back of the Tampa Bay Rays and five games under .500. Who would have thought? This is Alex Cora's team's current lot in life, however, sitting at 3-8 heading into Tuesday's home opener. The Sox' run...
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April 07, 2019 - 12:46 am
They want to complain about the schedule. They want to say how close they are to winning some baseball games. They just want to go home. They are also smart enough to mention very little of it. Before Saturday night's game, Alex Cora offered reminders that the Red Sox don't stay in motels or sit in...
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Rick Porcello
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John Tomase
April 05, 2019 - 11:05 pm
After Thursday night's mistake-prone loss in Oakland dropped the Red Sox to 2-6, manager Alex Cora dropped the hammer. "I pay attention to details," he told reporters. "I love paying attention to details and that's something I took pride in last year, and right now, we're not paying attention to...
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Rob Bradford
April 05, 2019 - 3:23 pm
The change was short-lived. After sliding Mookie Betts up to the leadoff spot for the final two games in Oakland, Alex Cora has reverted back to his original plan of using Andrew Benintendi as his leadoff hitter, putting Betts in the No. 2 hole. Also of note is Rick Porcello's return to the batter'...
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Rob Bradford
April 05, 2019 - 10:08 am
OAKLAND -- As the Red Sox head into Phoenix for their three-game series against the Diamondbacks it's interesting to note what might have been. Certainly, that's what Arizona fans are thinking upon being re-introduced to J.D. Martinez. Talking to the Arizona-Republic, Martinez suggested that the...
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Rob Bradford
November 27, 2018 - 3:28 pm
Dan Butler is being forced to adjust things a bit. For instance, there is some home security he may have to rethink thanks to a forthcoming World Series ring. "I’m not a safe guy. I have one but I just don’t have anything in it," said the former Red Sox catcher, whose most prized baseball...
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Rob Bradford
August 07, 2018 - 9:37 am
The Red Sox starting third baseman in Game 2 of last season's American League Division Series might be looking for another new home. Deven Marrero, who the Red Sox traded to Arizona at the end of spring training, has been designated for assignment by the Diamondbacks. The 27-year-old infielder hasn...
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Rob Bradford
June 23, 2018 - 9:12 pm
The Red Sox obviously liked J.D. Martinez. That's why they locked him up this past offseason. But, as it turns out, the Sox' desire to reel in Martinez stretched beyond just waiting for the outfielder to hit free agency. Last season, as the non-waiver trade deadline approached, the Red Sox actually...
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