Mitch Moreland

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Rob Bradford
August 19, 2017 - 1:00 am
Mitch Moreland stood at first base a happy man. The usually stoic southerner couldn't contain his joy this time, wearing the kind of smile that he clearly saves for special occasions. That's what happens when you do what Moreland did: rip a pinch-hit single up the middle, driving in a pair of...
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Rob Bradford
July 31, 2017 - 8:52 am
First base. It has been surfaced as a possible trade deadline target for the Red Sox. The conversation was made possible because of the team's desperation to find some other avenue for an influx of power. But there was also the downturn of the regular first baseman, Mitch Moreland. Dating back to...
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Ryan Hannable
July 25, 2017 - 12:51 am
With the offense scuffling, the Red Sox made a move on Sunday to help insert life into the lineup by promoting 20-year-old prospect Rafael Devers from Triple-A Pawtucket. Devers wasn’t in the lineup Monday, but will be on Tuesday, although Monday’s 4-0 loss to the Mariners showed the Red Sox may...
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Ryan Hannable
July 14, 2017 - 3:16 pm
With the Red Sox facing Yankees left-hander Jordan Montgomery Friday night, two of their top left-handed hitters in Andrew Benintendi and Mitch Moreland will be out of the lineup. This is the first game of the second half of the season. Sam Travis will get the nod at first base, while Chris Young...
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Mookie Betts and Xander Bogearts celebrate.
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Nick Neville
July 12, 2017 - 1:26 pm
The Red Sox have already passed the midway point in their season, but the All-Star break has always presented an opportunity to assess a team’s first-half success. Sitting in first place in the AL East with a 50-39 record, the Sox are in a good spot. Vegas apparently agrees, as Oddshark unveiled...
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Brooks Sutherland
June 27, 2017 - 12:01 am
Mitch Moreland keeps hitting home runs. With a streak of two homers in as many games entering Monday, the Red Sox first baseman made it three longballs in as many games (all first at-bats) in the bottom of the first when he sent Twins pitcher Jose Berrios’ delivery 406 feet to left-center field...
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Rob Bradford
June 19, 2017 - 9:36 pm
KANSAS CITY -- Mitch Moreland clearly doesn't like talking about the slight fracture in his left big toe. "I knew something wasn't right in there," he told WEEI.com before the Red Sox' game against the Royals Monday night. "You've got bumps and bruises all season. It's just one of those things. You...
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Ryan Hannable
June 15, 2017 - 3:08 pm
After missing Wednesday's game with a sore toe, Mitch Moreland returns to the lineup Thursday for the series finale against the Phillies. With Moreland back, and playing in a NL park without a designated hitter, this means Hanley Ramirez will start the game on the bench. Pablo Sandoval will start...
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WEEI
June 11, 2017 - 12:13 am
By Nick Neville Red Sox fans have come to expect greatness from newly acquired ace Chris Sale, so on Saturday night when the lefty’s line wasn’t so sparkling, it may have appeared underwhelming to some. Make no mistake, Sale was it again in the Red Sox’ 11-3 victory. Already leading the majors in...
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Ryan Hannable
June 10, 2017 - 10:54 pm
It's been an up-and-down year for Mitch Moreland, but of late he's certainly been on the positive side of things. After helping lead the Red Sox to a come-from-behind win on Friday night with a home run in the fourth, and helping start an eighth inning rally, he proved to be the difference in...
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