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Rob Bradford
November 14, 2017 - 5:52 pm
ORLANDO -- It should be made perfectly clear that when it comes to Shohei Otani, there is a lot of guessing going on. The presidents and general managers don't know exactly when Otani will be posted by his Japanese club, the Nippon Ham Fighters. ("I would hope it's before the winter meetings, but I...
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Rob Bradford
November 14, 2017 - 5:15 pm
ORLANDO -- Two years ago, the Red Sox needed a right-handed hitting fourth outfielder, so they committed two years and $14 million to Chris Young. This time around, they will be relying on one of their own. Speaking at the GM meetings Tuesday, Dave Dombrowski said that Bryce Brentz is the heavy...
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Rob Bradford
November 14, 2017 - 8:58 am
ORLANDO -- It was assumed that the Marlins would have to make a choice. Either they get a haul of prospects for Giancarlo Stanton, or punt on securing a boatload of talent in exchange for someone taking on a hefty portion of the $295 million owed the outfielder. But, at this point, it appears as...
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Rob Bradford
November 13, 2017 - 6:58 pm
ORLANDO -- It was assumed in some circles that if the Red Sox were going to make a serious run at Giancarlo Stanton, some key pieces of their major league roster would need to go in the deal. Maybe not. (That is if Stanton actually even approved a trade to Boston, which is no certainty.) One...
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Christian Vazquez
John Tomase
November 10, 2015 - 3:27 pm
BOCA RATON, Fla. -- Christian Vazquez's winter rehab hit an unexpected snag and now his readiness for the start of spring training is in doubt. According to Red Sox president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski , Vazquez's expected Puerto Rican winter ball team folded, necessitating a trade to...
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Chris Young
November 10, 2015 - 9:53 am
BOCA RATON, Fla. -- Could Jackie Bradley or Rusney Castillo be on the move? That's certainly one way to interpret the news that the Red Sox , a major league source tells WEEI.com's Rob Bradford, have reached out to free agent outfielder Chris Young , and will meet with his representatives at the GM...
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November 10, 2015 - 3:48 am
Join Rob Bradford of WEEI.com for a noon chat, live from the GM meetings in Boca Raton, Fla. Bradford will be talking all things Red Sox offseason, baseball and life in the land of iguanas on the side of the road, so get your questions in now. It is a great way to get ready for Tuesday night's Hot...
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Deven Marrero
Rob Bradford
November 11, 2014 - 1:01 pm
PHOENIX -- Whether by coincidence or design, Deven Marrero talk seems to be gaining steam with each passing day at the general managers' meetings. With Marrero excelling in the Arizona Fall League -- hitting .333 with a .446 on-base percentage as of Tuesday -- Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington...
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