Steve Pearce

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Rob Bradford
November 05, 2018 - 2:43 pm
Winning the World Series MVP was a nice feather in Steve Pearce's cap. But that should have nothing to do with the Red Sox' desire to re-sign the 35-year-old. The impetus for the Red Sox investing is Pearce is clear-cut: He might be their best option. On the Sox' to-do list this offseason finding a...
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Aaron Halford
October 30, 2018 - 11:22 am
The Red Sox rolled through the postseason en route to their ninth World Series title, knocking off the Yankees, Astros and Dodgers while losing just one game in each round. The championship run featured a bunch of unforgettable moments, so let's take a look back at the top 10. 10. J.D. Martinez...
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Rob Bradford
October 29, 2018 - 3:35 am
LOS ANGELES -- It started in Rehoboth, eventually growing with another stop in North Attleboro and then Lakeland, Fla. Steve Pearce Sr. fell in love with the Red Sox. After his family moved to Florida when he was 13 years old, Pearce kept wearing his Red Sox hat while routinely making the trip over...
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Ryan Hannable
October 28, 2018 - 11:54 pm
It could have been David Price or even Nathan Eovaldi, but in the end Steve Pearce was named the MVP of the World Series. The Red Sox first baseman went 4-for-12 with eight RBI in the five games. He hit two home runs in the Game 5 win -- the first, a two-run shot in the first inning to get things...
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Steve Pearce
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John Tomase
October 28, 2018 - 11:18 pm
LOS ANGELES – The 2004 Red Sox ended the Curse. The 2007 Red Sox proved it wasn’t a fluke. The 2013 Red Sox made Boston strong. Now comes 2018 and a new designation – the greatest Red Sox team of all. Baseball’s beasts finished their rampage through the postseason with a 5-1 victory over the...
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Manny Machado spikes Steve Pearce
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John Tomase
October 28, 2018 - 5:06 pm
For someone who insists he's not a dirty player, Manny Machado sure has a habit of doing dirty things. The latest example: in the ninth inning of the Dodgers' failed comeback against the Red Sox on Saturday night in Game 4 of the World Series, Machado spiked Red Sox first baseman Steve Pearce in...
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Brock Holt
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John Tomase
October 28, 2018 - 12:03 am
Mookie Betts feeds the homeless, Alex Cora walks on water, and the Red Sox crush souls. There’s no other way to describe what they did to the Dodgers on Saturday night. It was like something out of Hellraiser. One moment, the Dodgers were cruising to a 4-0 victory and a World Series tied at two...
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Manny Machado
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John Tomase
October 22, 2018 - 3:31 pm
Manny Machado is one of the best young players in baseball, but at the moment he's also its biggest villain. A year ago, his late slide left Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia with a knee injury that may yet prove career-ending. During the playoffs, Machado admitted he doesn't always play hard...
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Ryan Hannable
October 17, 2018 - 4:43 pm
Either Alex Cora is riding the hot hand, or Mitch Moreland still isn't healthy enough to play the field. Steve Pearce will get another start at first base Wednesday night in Game 4 of the ALCS with the Red Sox facing Astros right-hander Charlie Morton. Lefties Rafael Devers and Brock Holt will also...
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Alex Reimer
October 17, 2018 - 12:23 pm
As the Red Sox marched towards their franchise-record 108 wins this season, attention kept shifting back towards Dave Dombrowski, who was being prematurely blamed for a playoff collapse well before the calendar flipped to October. The Red Sox led the league in runs scored and feature a starting...
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