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John Healy
November 18, 2019 - 3:20 pm
The first order of business for Boston Red Sox new head of baseball operations Chaim Bloom will be to figure out what to do with Mookie Betts. Bloom was hired because the Red Sox are looking to get under the luxury tax. Betts is the team’s star player who is a year away from free agency and made $...
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John Healy
October 10, 2019 - 2:36 pm
Greatness is often associated with championships in professional sports, but even the greats are sometimes dealt the short end of the stick. Whether or not it is by their own doing, not getting the opportunity, or just being in the wrong place at the wrong time, many legendary players have that one...
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July 08, 2019 - 11:46 am
( 97.1 The Ticket ) Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera was fed up after "three days of bad pitches." Stream MLB games now on fuboTV. Cabrera was ejected in the first inning of Sunday’s 6-3 loss to the Red Sox for arguing the strike zone from the dugout after he was rung up on a called third strike by...
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July 08, 2019 - 10:43 am
( 106.7 THE FAN ) Wait... what inning is it again? Washington Nationals ace and future Hall of Famer (and no, it is not too early to say that) Max Scherzer had a bit of a nightmare Sunday at the ballpark. You see, the big league pitcher totally forgot what inning it was. (See kiddos, it even...
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Rob Bradford
June 15, 2017 - 11:13 am
Major League Baseball is finally waking up. According to Yahoo! Sports, MLB is planning a 'Players Weekend' from Aug. 25-27 in which players can wear nicknames on the back of their uniforms. During the three days, multi-colored cleats will also be allowed, along with a personalized patch...
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February 09, 2016 - 3:50 am
Join Rob Bradford of WEEI.com for a live chat to discuss all things Red Sox , MLB and anything else that's on your mind as spring training looms just more than a week away. It all kicks off at 1 p.m., so get your questions in now ... Live Blog Red Sox Hot Stove Chat, noon
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Mike Petraglia
November 18, 2015 - 7:20 am
FOXBORO -- One Boston sports legend paid tribute to another Wednesday at Gillette Stadium as Tom Brady gave his initial reaction to the pending retirement of David Ortiz following the 2016 Red Sox season. "A great player. He's given all our fans so much reason to cheer," Brady said. "He's been an...
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Johnny Cueto of the Kansas City Royals throws in the first inning against the Red Sox Friday night. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
Mike Petraglia
August 21, 2015 - 6:52 pm
If that was an audition, Johnny Cueto may want to petition for a do-over. The Royals ace acquired from Cincinnati on the Sunday before the trade deadline was racked for a career-high 13 hits and seven runs - six earned - over six innings in a 7-2 Red Sox win Friday night at Fenway Park . For some...
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Mike Petraglia
August 07, 2015 - 4:14 pm
[caption id="attachment_93116" align="alignright" width="400"] Tom Brady led the Patriots to a fourth Super Bowl title last season. (Billie Weiss/Getty Images)[/caption] The case against Tom Brady has suddenly turned into the case against Roger Goodell and the NFL. And if one former federal...
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Mike Petraglia
July 13, 2015 - 8:24 pm
CINCINNATI -- Fans in Cincinnati finally have a hero they can really rally around. Todd Frazier pulled off one of the more dramatic finishes in 30-year history of the Home Run Derby here in his home of homer-friendly Great American Ball Park. Needing 15 home runs in the final round to beat Dodger...
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