James Shields

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Rob Bradford
August 31, 2018 - 10:22 am
CHICAGO -- Much has been made of how David Price has evolved back into an ace. He moved across the pitching rubber. The pitch-mix is different. Sandy Leon has become his catcher. But one of the players who knows Price best, his former teammate in Tampa Bay James Shields, has a different opinion. "...
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USA Today Sports
Rob Bradford
August 31, 2018 - 8:50 am
CHICAGO -- While Michael Kopech scurried in and around the White Sox clubhouse Thursday afternoon, attempting to prepare for Friday's start against his old team, the Red Sox, James Shields sat cooly in front of his locker. It was no coincidence Shields' dressing cubicle was parked right next to...
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June 23, 2016 - 5:04 am
The finale of the Red Sox-White Sox four-game series will take place Thursday afternoon with the Red Sox sending Rick Porcello to the mound and the White Sox calling upon struggling right-hander James Shields. Porcello is 8-2 with a 3.76 ERA and a 1.094 WHIP in 14 starts. Porcello finally added a...
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June 09, 2016 - 4:08 am
Welcome to Thursday'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 . THURSDAY'S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: Stanley Cup Final: Sharks at Penguins, 8 p.m. (NBC) MLB: Astros at Rangers, 2 p.m. (MLB Network) Soccer: Copa America,...
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Curt Schilling
June 08, 2016 - 6:13 am
Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling, making his weekly appearance on Dennis & Callahan with Minihane on Wednesday morning, heaped praise upon the Red Sox offense while questioning the mental makeup of recently demoted (and now injured) pitcher Joe Kelly. To hear the interview, go to the D...
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Rob Bradford
March 25, 2016 - 3:17 pm
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- The end of spring training is nearing, so that means trade rumors are back. The latest one surfaced involving the Red Sox came from Jon Heyman, who suggested the Sox might be one of the teams talking to the Padres about starting pitcher James Shields. A few teams have talked to...
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Buster Olney
August 26, 2015 - 9:52 am
ESPN baseball analyst Buster Olney made his weekly appearance on Merloni & Fauria on Wednesday afternoon to talk about Dave Dombrowski and how the Red Sox can approach the coming offseason. To hear the interview, go to the Merloni & Fauria audio on demand page . When Olney first heard that...
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James Shields
July 27, 2015 - 5:31 am
With just four days left until the trade deadline, teams have begun to hit overdrive as they either build for the future or solidify their playoff bids. According to WEEI.com's Rob Bradford , the Red Sox have expressed interest in acquiring a team-controlled ace for 2016 and beyond, which the...
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February 09, 2015 - 3:47 am
The Padres appear to have added another notable name to their roster for next season. According to multiple reports , San Diego has agreed with free agent pitcher James Shields to a four-year contract, with a club option for a fifth season, worth between $72 million and $76 million. The 33-year-old...
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Ryan Hannable
November 04, 2014 - 5:59 am
It's no secret the Red Sox will be very active this offseason in their pursuit of free agents. Usually the Yankees are as well, but according to a N.Y. Daily News report, the Yankees have no plans to target four free agents the Red Sox could be potentially going after -- Jon Lester , Max Scherzer...
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