Steve Pearce

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Rob Bradford
October 03, 2019 - 10:28 am
Steve Pearce is at a career crossroads, one which he discussed in his appearance on the Bradfo Sho podcast. Pearce is coming off a 2019 season that saw the 36-year-old only play in 29 games, finishing with a .180 batting average and .530 OPS. He struggled with injuries starting in spring training,...
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Alex Reimer
July 03, 2019 - 11:05 am
The defining moment of World Series MVP Steve Pearce’s encore performance in Boston so far came on the White House lawn, when President Trump embarrassingly said the veteran journeyman, who was hitting well below the Mendoza Line at the time, was enjoying a successful campaign. “When it counts, he...
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Amin Touri
July 01, 2019 - 5:56 pm
Returning stateside from a fairly unsuccessful trip to London over the weekend, the Red Sox announced a series of roster moves during Monday’s off-day. First baseman Steve Pearce was recalled from his rehab assignment in Pawtucket after suffering a setback. The 2018 World Series MVP has really...
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Amin Touri
June 28, 2019 - 7:30 am
Steve Pearce said on Monday that he had to start hitting his way out of Pawtucket, and Thursday was a step in the right direction. The rehabbing first baseman, who’s trying to get his rhythm and timing back on the right track almost a month after suffering back spasms, went 1-for-3 with an RBI...
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Amin Touri
June 26, 2019 - 2:05 pm
With the Red Sox heading to London on Wednesday evening for a weekend pair with the New York Yankees, Alex Cora gave some updates on roster plans on Wednesday morning ahead of the trip. Boston is afforded a 26th man for the weekend, and Sam Travis, currently at Triple-A Pawtucket, will fill that...
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Amin Touri
June 25, 2019 - 7:30 am
PAWTUCKET, R.I. -- Making his sixth rehab start with Triple-A Pawtucket, Red Sox first baseman went 0-for-3 but reached base twice for the Paw Sox on Monday night, getting hit by a pitch in the fifth and walking with the bases loaded in the seventh. The 2018 World Series MVP was first put on the IL...
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Amin Touri
June 24, 2019 - 1:00 am
After a couple hot weeks with Double-A Portland, Red Sox top prospect Bobby Dalbec went cold over the weekend, going a combined 0-for-11 over three games against the Reading Fightin Phils. Dalbec has had a solid month of June up to this point, hovering around .250 at the plate for the month but...
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Amin Touri
June 21, 2019 - 7:30 am
Tyler Thornburg’s rehab assignment in Pawtucket has been a bit of a trainwreck, and Thursday’s appearance was a low point. The veteran reliever only threw two thirds of an inning against the Durham Bulls, but allowed three hits — including two homers — and four earned runs as his ERA in the minors...
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Amin Touri
June 14, 2019 - 10:50 pm
LOWELL — In his first rehab start since being placed on the 10-day injured list on June 1, Red Sox first baseman Steve Pearce went 1-for-3 for the Lowell Spinners on Friday night in a positive outing on the comeback trail. The 2018 World Series MVP has been out for two weeks with a lower back...
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Rob Bradford
June 01, 2019 - 1:20 pm
NEW YORK -- This was not good news for the Red Sox. While some may look at Steve Pearce heading to the injured list (back) as no big deal considering he was hitting just .180 with a .503 OPS. But this move does potentially present a problem. The Red Sox have struggled against lefty pitching all...
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