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Rob Bradford
November 04, 2019 - 5:14 pm
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Rob Bradford
November 04, 2019 - 11:06 am
J.D. Martinez has to make his decision by midnight tonight. At 12:01 a.m. the Red Sox offseason strategy will officially take root. Let’s take one last look at the whole ball of wax … If the 32-year-old decides to forgo the guaranteed three years, $62.5 million left on his deal with the Sox it will...
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Rob Bradford
November 03, 2019 - 7:21 am
“It’s a very strong organization. I think in the last dozen years we have probably won two and a quarter more games than they have. They do everything right. They don’t get supported but they do everything right.” - John Henry on the Tampa Bay Rays. The Red Sox principal owner was right. With the...
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Rob Bradford
October 31, 2019 - 3:19 pm
The Red Sox have officially filled all their vacant major league coaching positions. With the news of the hiring of assistant hitting coach Peter Fatse and pitching coach Dave Bush having previously been reported, the lone spot on Alex Cora's coaching staff that remained a mystery was assistant...
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Rob Bradford
October 31, 2019 - 2:29 pm
Chaim Bloom's first official move as the Chief Baseball Officer of the Red Sox is in the books. The Red Sox have claimed lefty pitcher Josh Osich off waivers from the White Sox. Having been picked up off waivers from the Orioles by Chicago last March, Osich turned in a solid season against lefty...
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Rob Bradford
October 30, 2019 - 10:23 am
An uncertain top of the rotation. The potential of not having J.D. Martinez. A contract year for Mookie Betts. A perceived lack of organizational depth. All concerns that most would surface when trying to get a read on the Red Sox' chances in 2020. Evidently, some oddsmakers aren't all that worried...
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Rob Bradford
October 29, 2019 - 7:38 am
Pedro Martinez has seen his fair share of general managers, first as a player and then as a member of the front office, himself. At this point, he has a pretty fair idea of what makes a good one. "A good GM, the first thing I’m going to tell you is being able to connect with the players in a good...
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Rob Bradford
October 28, 2019 - 5:46 pm
J.D. Martinez mentioned in spring training the Red Sox hadn't made a move to rework his current contract. "Nothing has happened," Martinez told WEEI.com the week leading into Opening Day , a reality he reaffirmed when the season began. Just days away the date Martinez will be forced to choose...
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Rob Bradford
October 27, 2019 - 7:34 am
It was Halloween night, 2002. A group of Red Sox interns that included current Arizona Diamondbacks assistant general manager Amiel Sawdaye and Adam Grossman, the Red Sox' modern-day Chief Marketing Officer, had sauntered back to the Fenway Park offices in between a full day of work and a night of...
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Rob Bradford
October 25, 2019 - 5:23 pm
The Red Sox have their new head of baseball operations. A major league source confirmed that former Rays Vice-President of Baseball Operations Chaim Bloom has agreed to take the position vacated by Dave Dombrowski. Bloom's official title is not yet known. Joel Sherman of the New York Post was first...
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