Dwight Evans

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Rob Bradford
March 28, 2019 - 7:46 am
SEATTLE -- It was just an innocuous spring training game. But perhaps it was also a case of practicing making perfect. Six days prior to the beginning of the 2019 regular season Andrew Benintendi hit the first pitch he saw against the Twins out of Hammond Stadium. "It was just a fluke," said...
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Harold Baines
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John Tomase
December 10, 2018 - 9:01 am
Harold Baines did nothing to deserve this. He spent 22 years in the big leagues, made six All-Star teams, and recorded more than 2,800 hits. Prior to Sunday, you’d probably have summarized his career with, “Really good player. Too bad he’ll be forgotten.” Not anymore. On Sunday night, whatever they...
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Rob Bradford
March 01, 2018 - 12:52 pm
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- It was late morning in the Red Sox clubhouse when Dwight Evans walked over to Joe Kelly. "So you were the idiot out there," the former outfielder said jokingly. Kelly, with his face still half covered in white make-up, confirmed he was the person Evans had seen out on the...
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John Tomase
July 17, 2017 - 11:46 am
Dwight Evans certainly doesn't look bitter. On a recent March morning, the all-time Red Sox great saunters around a practice field at JetBlue Park, helping former teammate Rich Gedman gather scattered balls following batting practice. As he returns to the clubhouse, he spies career minor leaguer...
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Mike Petraglia
February 28, 2012 - 10:47 am
brightcove.createExperiences(); FORT MYERS, Fla. -- The Red Sox held their first formal workout inside the brand new jetBlue Park Tuesday morning as manager Bobby Valentine threw and batted balls off the left and right field walls to simulate cutoff plays and throwing in the park that has the...
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