rafael devers

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Ryan Hannable
October 14, 2018 - 3:35 pm
A night after scoring two runs in Game 1 of the ALCS against the Astros, Alex Cora is changing things up a bit. Rafael Devers will get the start at third base over Eduardo Nunez, Ian Kinsler will start at second base over Brock Holt and Christian Vazquez will start behind the plate over Sandy Leon...
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Ryan Hannable
October 06, 2018 - 5:34 pm
Red Sox manager Alex Cora has decided to go with right-handed hitting third baseman Eduardo Nunez over left-handed hitting third baseman Rafael Devers against Yankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka for Game 2 of the ALDS. Devers is 4-for-10 for his career against Tanaka, but Cora said it was more for...
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Ryan Hannable
October 06, 2018 - 4:28 pm
The Red Sox have made a change to the lineup for Game 2 of the ALDS. Left-handed hitting Mitch Moreland will get the start at first base in place of Steve Pearce against Yankees righty Masahiro Tanaka. This mean Eduardo Nunez will start at third base and lefty Rafael Devers will remain on the bench...
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Rob Bradford
September 28, 2018 - 9:23 pm
Rafael Devers might be figuring this third base thing out at just the right time. After struggling for most of the season, making the second-most errors (23) in the major leagues despite playing in just 113 games in the field, Devers has suddenly looked like a capable third baseman. That fact was...
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John Tomase
September 26, 2018 - 4:19 pm
Whatever issues plagued the Red Sox offense during a slow stretch between August and September, it's nothing the Orioles can't fix. The milestones came fast and furious for the Red Sox during win No. 107 on Wednesday in the opener to a doubleheader. The Red Sox improved to 16-2 vs. the woeful O's...
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Rob Bradford
September 23, 2018 - 6:56 am
A few days ago it appeared Rafael Devers' postseason existence was going to be of little importance. Eduardo Nunez was back from his knee ailment, playing well and locking down the starting third base spot heading into the playoffs. Devers? He was showing flashes, but with always that one step...
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Rob Bradford
September 01, 2018 - 7:42 pm
CHICAGO -- For the majority of the season, Alex Cora has cited the need to not overreact to Rafael Devers' struggles. As the Red Sox manager routinely pointed out, the third baseman is evolving in the major leagues at the age of just 21 years old. But now we're in September and the view of Devers...
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Ryan Hannable
August 17, 2018 - 3:16 pm
The Red Sox will get second baseman Ian Kinsler back beginning Friday night, but they will also lose a player -- third baseman Rafael Devers. Devers was placed on the 10-day disabled list with a left hamstring strain as the corresponding move to get Kinsler back on the roster. Kinsler missed 11...
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Rob Bradford
August 08, 2018 - 10:09 pm
TORONTO -- What if Rafael Devers is really, really good? The Red Sox won Wednesday night -- because that's what they do -- beating the Blue Jays, 10-5, at Rogers Centre. Since that Sunday night debacle in the Bronx on July 1, this is a team that has won 25 of its 30 games. The Sox sit 47 games over...
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Connor Donahue
August 06, 2018 - 11:08 pm
LOWELL -- Red Sox third baseman Rafael Devers completed what is expected to be a one-game rehab assignment by suiting up for the Lowell Spinners Monday night. Devers batted third and played third base for the Spinners in an 11-3 victory. He went 1-for-4 with a home run and two RBI’s before he was...
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