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Rob Bradford
May 07, 2019 - 7:11 am
BALTIMORE -- This one wasn't Michael Chavis' fault. When you come away with just three hits -- as the Red Sox managed in their 4-1 loss to the Orioles -- the lineup should take collective blame, with the possible exception of Christian Vazquez, who came away with two of the three. (For a complete...
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Rob Bradford
May 07, 2019 - 5:55 am
BALTIMORE — David Ortiz has visited the White House three times and met two different presidents. That was the payoff for being part of the World Series-winning Red Sox teams in 2004, ’07 and ’13. “I experienced George Bush a couple of times and then (Barack) Obama. Other than that everything was...
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Rob Bradford
May 06, 2019 - 8:50 pm
BALTIMORE -- First came word that David Price would be headed to the injured list with left elbow tendonitis. Then came his tweet. Just less than an hour after the Red Sox announced the pitcher was going to be sidelined, Price took to Twitter to stir up some conversation. The starter weighed in on...
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Rob Bradford
May 06, 2019 - 3:23 pm
BALTIMORE -- Michael Chavis is moving up in the world. For the first time since his promotion on April 20, Chavis will hit cleanup, with the second baseman getting the nod against Orioles lefty John Means. Chavis is hitting .333 with a 1.186 OPS and six homers. Starting the day on the bench for the...
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Ryan Hannable
May 06, 2019 - 11:56 am
The Red Sox have yet another injury to their starting rotation. On Monday, David Price was placed on the 10-day injured list with left elbow tendinitis retroactive to May 3. To fill his spot on the roster, right-handed pitcher Ryan Weber was selected to the active major league roster from Triple-A...
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Ryan Hannable
May 06, 2019 - 8:22 am
The Red Sox will be honored by Donald Trump at the White House on Thursday for winning the World Series, but several players and coaches will not attend. Manager Alex Cora was the latest to reveal he will not be attending , as he said Sunday the decision was made over the last few days after...
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Rob Bradford
May 05, 2019 - 6:40 pm
Alex Cora is not going to be visiting the White House Thursday. The Red Sox manager confirmed a report in the Puerto Rican newspaper El Nuevo Dio saying that he will not be joining the Red Sox when they are honored in Washington, D.C. by President Donald Trump later this week. Cora said he made the...
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Rob Bradford
May 05, 2019 - 8:53 am
It has become impossible to ignore Michael Chavis. At first, when he got called up to the big leagues there was an element of the cart before the horse because what he delivered right out of the gate and the much-needed energy he represented heading into that three-game series at Tropicana Field...
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Rob Bradford
May 04, 2019 - 9:03 am
It's silly to get wrapped up in one game or one win over the course of a baseball season. Thursday night the Red Sox blew their game against the White Sox thanks to a walk-off homer. Friday night they bounce back with a 6-1 win in Chicago. They could now win 10 in a row, or maybe a losing streak is...
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Rob Bradford
May 04, 2019 - 7:52 am
Tzu-Wei Lin's major league momentum has been put on hold. After getting the start in center field Friday night Lin was forced from the Red Sox' game with the White Sox after hurting his left knee on an awkward second-inning slide. The injury is landing him on the injured list, with the Red Sox...
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