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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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Alex Reimer
October 24, 2018 - 1:36 pm
Be on the lookout for a wandering Mike Napoli on the streets of Boston Wednesday night. The 2013 World Series champion was partying in the stands during Game 1, and promises to be there again for Game 2. “Last night wasn’t fun at all!!,” Napoli wrote on Instagram. “Can’t wait to do it again tonight...
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Alex Reimer
October 24, 2018 - 12:57 pm
Going forward, any general manager who considers signing starting pitchers to long-term deals worth more than $200 million should be forced to watch the first half of Dodgers-Red Sox Tuesday. Clayton Kershaw and Chris Sale, two of the best pitchers of their generation, labored through truncated...
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Alex Reimer
October 24, 2018 - 10:40 am
John Smoltz would be wise to consult a media guide before Game 2 of the World Series begins Wednesday night. Perhaps it would allow him to actually the know the pitchers coming out of the Red Sox bullpen. The Hall of Fame hurler and Fox color man incorrectly identified Matt Barnes on at least two...
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Alex Reimer
October 24, 2018 - 9:44 am
The raucous crowd at Fenway Park Tuesday jeered Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw from the first moment he got into trouble all the way until his lousy Game 1 start prematurely concluded with a man on first base and nobody out in the fifth inning. The 6-foot-4 left-hander, whose once-blistering fastball...
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WEEI
October 23, 2018 - 4:21 pm
Alex Cora is showing some faith in third baseman Rafael Devers. After platooning Devers and Eduardo Nunez on a left-right basis to begin the playoffs, it looks like Devers is now the everyday starter regardless of matchup, as the 21-year-old gets the start in Game 1 of the World Series against left...
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Alex Reimer
October 23, 2018 - 3:44 pm
There’s been lots of speculation over the last several days about whether Mookie Betts will play second base in Los Angeles over the weekend. While Red Sox manager Alex Cora won’t shoot the idea down, it seems like Betts will likely stay in the outfield once the series shifts to Dodger Stadium. In...
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Alex Reimer
October 23, 2018 - 3:34 pm
Red Sox manager Alex Cora surprised most people when he decided to place struggling left-hander Drew Pomeranz on the World Series roster instead of Brandon Workman, But per usual, there’s lots of logic behind Cora’s decision. In his weekly interview with OMF Tuesday, Cora said Pomeranz’ velocity is...
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Alex Reimer
October 23, 2018 - 10:59 am
Adrian Gonzalez has played for both the Red Sox and Dodgers during his Major League career, but the five-time All-Star isn’t hiding his allegiance for the World Series. He’s all about the Dodger Blue. In an interview with the Los Angeles Times’ Dylan Hernandez , Gonzalez says he’s pulling for the...
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