Major League Baseball

Dan Mennella
July 29, 2020 - 2:48 pm
Longtime MLB manager John McNamara, who most famously guided the Boston Red Sox to the 1986 World Series against the New York Mets, has reportedly died at age 88.
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Dan Mennella
June 08, 2020 - 8:25 pm
The MLB players’ union will reportedly turn down the latest pitch from the owners, a 76-game schedule that included prorating player salaries at 75 percent.
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Dan Mennella
June 01, 2020 - 8:34 am
The plan also includes a clause that would allow any player to opt out of the season over coronavirus concerns, according to an ESPN report.
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Dan Mennella
May 29, 2020 - 1:24 pm
Foley’s, the iconic baseball-themed watering hole across from the Empire State Building, will not reopen even when the pandemic is over, owner Shaun Clancy said in a video posted on social media.
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Dan Mennella
May 15, 2020 - 8:34 am
Bob Watson, the first black general manager to lead a team to a World Series title, died of kidney disease, according to his son, the Houston Astros announced on Thursday.
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Dan Mennella
March 16, 2020 - 2:33 pm
Major League Baseball has pushed back Opening Day by at least eight weeks due to the coronavirus pandemic, in accordance with US government recommendations handed down on Sunday.
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Rob Bradford
October 20, 2019 - 8:03 am
Ten years ago it was a decision that some might have rolled their eyes at. When the 2009 season came to a close Johnny DiPuglia was entrenched as a valued member of a Red Sox international scouting department that helped secure a pair of World Series championships, having been in the organization...
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WEEI
February 08, 2019 - 12:46 pm
The following is a statement by Nick Francona, son of former Red Sox and current Indians manager Terry Francona. It is in response to an investigation conducted by Major League Baseball regarding Francona's time with the Los Angeles Dodgers. For more on the situation Francona is responding to,...
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Lucy Burdge
November 27, 2018 - 5:45 am
Welcome to Tuesday’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 . TUESDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: NBA: LA Lakers at Denver, 9 p.m. (NBATV) NHL: Vegas at Chicago, 8 p.m. (NBCSN) AROUND THE WEB: -- Rob Gronkowski is...
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Rob Bradford
August 02, 2018 - 9:50 am
You’ve heard it before. “The trade is pending a medical review.” It has always seemed like somewhat of turn-key last step in any Major League Baseball acquisition. But thanks in large part to Drew Pomeranz, it is anything but. “That’s what I hear,” said the Red Sox pitcher regarding how his case...
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