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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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Rob Bradford
July 26, 2017 - 4:38 pm
It didn't take long to show that Rafael Devers help the Red Sox' power problem. In his first at-bat of his second big league game, Devers took an 89 mph fastball on a 2-1 count from Seattle starting pitcher Andrew Moore. over the center field wall at Safeco Field. The second-inning homer gave the...
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Rob Bradford
July 26, 2017 - 9:19 am
Rafael Devers looked like a major leaguer, which is more than we can say about Yoan Moncada for much of his first foray into the big leagues a year ago. He was patience at the plate, drawing a pair of walks. Was heads-up on the basepaths, scoring a run. Smoothly fielded his position (only bobbling...
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Brooks Sutherland
July 25, 2017 - 1:20 pm
Red Sox assistant general manager Eddie Romero joined the Bradfo Sho Monday to talk about the team’s decision to promote third baseman Rafael Devers, how they feel about the youngster’s defensive abilities and a small advantage that Devers has over Yoan Moncada. To hear the full audio go to the...
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Olivia Healy
July 25, 2017 - 10:11 am
As the non-waiver trade deadline approaches on July 31, according to WEEI's Rob Bradford , it would have been "highly unlikely" that the Rangers would have made Adrian Beltre available if Red Sox pursued the third baseman. It would have taken "a lot." The 38-year-old is seven hits away from a...
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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 24, 2017 - 9:57 pm
After being promoted on Sunday, Rafael Devers is the youngest player in the majors at just 20 years old. Despite being so young, it doesn't mean the third baseman isn't confident. "For me the work is never done," he said through a translator to reporters in Seattle. "I just want to learn how to be...
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Portland Sea Dogs
Olivia Healy
July 24, 2017 - 11:45 am
A first-round, 2014 MLB draft pick and current third baseman for the Portland Sea Dogs Michael Chavis has found recent success with his old high school swing and is letting his talent prove its worth after maturing throughout his minor league career. During the first half of the 2017 season in...
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Ryan Hannable
July 24, 2017 - 10:28 am
It was a somewhat surprising move, but a move easy to understand. Following the Red Sox’ 3-2 loss to the Angels Sunday, president of baseball operations told reporters in Anaheim top prospect, third baseman Rafael Devers was going to be promoted to the big leagues and join the team in Seattle. The...
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