rafael devers

Rafael Devers
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John Tomase
August 14, 2017 - 10:33 pm
The Chris Sale trade hinged on Rafael Devers, and Red Sox president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski stuck to his guns. You want Yoan Moncada? Fine. You want Michael Kopech? He's yours. You want Rafael Devers? Uh-uh. Let's give Dombrowski credit, because as much heat as he has taken for...
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Edwin Encarnacion
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John Tomase
August 14, 2017 - 9:30 pm
Beware the Indians. WEEI.com's Rob Bradford wrote about it before Monday's makeup game with the Red Sox, and then the Tribe went out and proved his thesis with a 7-3 victory. A year after these two teams met in the postseason, with the Indians sweeping their way into the ALCs, and ultimately the...
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Rafael Devers (left) is congratulated by Xander Bogaerts.
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John Tomase
August 14, 2017 - 11:58 am
The velocity said 103 mph. Rafael Devers didn't blink. The rookie third baseman, who has already wowed the Red Sox with his prodigious opposite-field power, drilled the most momentous homer of his short career on Sunday night. He took a triple-digit fastball from Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman and...
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Win, dance, repeat.
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Nick Neville
August 09, 2017 - 2:18 pm
After another dominant outing from Chris Sale on Tuesday night, the Red Sox have won a season-high seven games in a row and find themselves with a four-game AL East lead. According to Oddshark , which updated its rankings post-trade deadline, the Red Sox have 15/2 odds to win it all this October,...
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IBLBaseball.com
August 09, 2017 - 10:35 am
Four years ago Wednesday, Rafael Devers signed his first autograph. How could the 20-year-old third baseman remember such a moment? Well, it's hard to forget the second you officially become a professional baseball player. "It was a lot of pages," remembered Devers regarding the contract he inked...
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Rob Bradford
August 04, 2017 - 12:21 am
There are plenty of home runs, and plenty of photos. But then there was this photo from this home run. When you have a chance to clarify history, it's worth a walk out to the left field wall. This is an absolute modern day Norman Rockwell painting. pic.twitter.com/SxYF6JRkof — Maury Brown (@...
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Rob Bradford
August 02, 2017 - 12:46 am
About 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dennis Eckersley was shown on the big screen in center field at Fenway Park. The crowd understandably stood up and cheered, with the NESN analyst's appearance in the Legends Suite representing the first time he had been back in the ballpark since the details of his team...
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Alex Reimer
August 01, 2017 - 1:35 pm
Red Sox third baseman Rafael Devers has only been up with the big league club for nine days, and he’s already in the franchise's record book. The stud prospect collected four hits against the Indians Monday night, becoming just the fourth player in team history who’s 20 years old or younger to have...
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Rob Bradford
August 01, 2017 - 10:05 am
Dave Dombrowski said he likes to have the brunt of his roster-building work done by the time August rolls around. And certainly you could look at his acquisitions of Eduardo Nunez and Addison Reed, along with the promotion of Rafael Devers, as a proportional response to what ailed the Red Sox. But...
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Nick Neville
July 28, 2017 - 9:58 am
When the Kansas City Royals began the season 10-20, many around the MLB began to speculate which of the team’s key free agents would be the first to go. Since that time, the Royals have surged to take sole possession of the second American League Wild Card spot and most recently clobbered the...
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