Mitch Moreland

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Rob Bradford
September 22, 2018 - 4:02 pm
The immediate takeaway from Alex Cora's lineup Saturday was that Mookie Betts is not in it. Another day of rest for the outfielder and his oblique. Andrew Benintendi LF, Ian Kinsler 2B, Rafael Devers 3B, J.D. Martinez RF, Xander Bogaerts SS, Mitch Moreland DH, Brock Holt 1B, Blake Swihart C, Jackie...
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Rob Bradford
August 23, 2018 - 6:29 pm
When it came to padding, Fenway Park missed a spot. While sliding to catch a first-inning pop-up off the bat of Yandy Diaz, Mitch Moreland's left knee rammed into the concrete lining the photo pit next to the new Jim Beam seating area. After running out a fly ball the subsequent half inning, the...
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August 23, 2018 - 1:32 pm
Mitch Moreland's left knee took another hit Thursday afternoon. The Red Sox first baseman bruised what had already been a balky left knee by sliding into the barrier in front of the first base photo pit, chasing a Yandy Diaz foul pop up. The team classified the injury as a left knee contusion...
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Rob Bradford
August 07, 2018 - 10:38 pm
TORONTO -- Remember last year, when the Red Sox' strategy to score runs was based on grit, guile and a little bit of good fortune? Forget that. Down in the eighth inning? Let J.D. Martinez blast a three-run homer to give the Red Sox a late-inning lead against the Blue Jays. Craig Kimbrel blown save...
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Rob Bradford
July 28, 2018 - 4:42 pm
When asked how his knee was prior to Saturday night's game, Mitch Moreland politely responded, "Have you seen the lineup?" Sure enough, there it was. Moreland was back. That, however, doesn't mean the first baseman's balky left knee is fully healed. "He’ll play tonight, not play tomorrow and then...
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Rob Bradford
July 27, 2018 - 5:14 pm
Before Thursday night's game, Alex Cora said Mitch Moreland not starting was not related to a physical ailment. After the first baseman didn't pinch-hit in the ninth inning Cora reiterated his stance. But when Moreland wasn't in the lineup Friday night and told the media his left knee was a bit...
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Rob Bradford
July 27, 2018 - 3:21 pm
First came Mitch Moreland's absence against Minnesota righty Kyle Gibson Thursday night, to which Red Sox manager Alex Cora said, "Just to keep Steven (Pearce) in the lineup. The conditions are not that great again so just stay away from him. It’s a four-game series so he’ll play three out of four...
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Rob Bradford
July 26, 2018 - 11:15 pm
It might have been one of the bigger second-guesses of Alex Cora's tenure as Red Sox manager. Heading into the ninth inning, down by one run and facing Minnesota closer Fernando Rodney, the Red Sox were sending up Xander Bogaerts, Steve Pearce and Rafael Devers. Bogaerts kicked things off with a...
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July 20, 2018 - 9:58 am
The 2018 Red Sox are rolling, as they currently have the best record in baseball. Which player on this year's first-place team are you most similar to? Take the quiz below and enter to win a $50 gift card for Bar Louie .
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July 18, 2018 - 1:10 pm
The American League beat the National League 8-6 in the 2018 All-Star Game at Nationals Park Tuesday night. The 10-inning game featured a record 10 home runs, two being hit back-to-back in the top of the 10th by Astros teammates Alex Bregman and George Springer. Red Sox ace Chris Sale was the AL...
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