World Series

Rob Bradford
October 20, 2019 - 8:03 am
Ten years ago it was a decision that some might have rolled their eyes at. When the 2009 season came to a close Johnny DiPuglia was entrenched as a valued member of a Red Sox international scouting department that helped secure a pair of World Series championships, having been in the organization...
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Baseball Hall of Famer and retired Red Sox pitcher Pedro Martinez
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Nick Friar
April 12, 2019 - 7:53 am
The Red Sox are 13 games into the 2019 season and the only pitchers with wins are Brian Johnson, Matt Barnes and Marcus Walden, who earned his second win Thursday. The common denominator: none of them are in the Red Sox starting rotation. But wins are for cavemen, right ? How about ERA? Does that...
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Jim Hackett
April 10, 2019 - 11:09 pm
Winning begets winning, just see the 2018 World Series champion Red Sox for proof of that. However, on that same theme, losing most certainly begets losing and you need to look no further than the standings or the sloppy play of the first two weeks of the Red Sox new season for evidence. The Red...
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WEEI
April 10, 2019 - 1:41 pm
Obviously, the ratings for the pregame ceremony celebrating the Red Sox World Series win on the Shaws/Star Market Red Sox Radio Network were off the charts. But as it turns out television didn't do so poorly, either. According to NESN, the broadcast televising the celebration at Fenway Park Tuesday...
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Rob Bradford
April 09, 2019 - 5:50 pm
"1:10: Reminder of how good we are." -- The message on the clubhouse door prior to the Red Sox' home opener. The reminder didn't take. The rings. The Patriots. The alumni from past world championship teams. The video board montages. The standing ovations. The reality was that whatever happened...
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Rob Gronkowski and David Ortiz
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April 09, 2019 - 3:36 pm
The Red Sox celebrated their 2018 World Series title before their 2019 home opener on Tuesday. The pregame festivities featured all the returning players getting their rings, a bunch of former Red Sox -- including their most recent World Series MVPs -- taking the field, and members of the Super...
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John Tomase
December 13, 2018 - 11:06 am
Red Sox left-hander David Price sounded defiant after winning the World Series and officially exorcising his postseason demons, admonishing reporters that, "I hold all the cards now." But in a podcast with fellow Vanderbilt grad and former NFL wide receiver Earl Bennett , Price expressed a more...
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Rob Bradford
November 28, 2018 - 8:33 am
Rich Hill was involved in the most controversial decision of this year's World Series. Obviously, when the President of the United States weighs in , the moment probably is of some significance. But Dodgers manager Dave Roberts taking out Hill in Game 4 against the Red Sox after 6 1/3 innings of...
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Alex Reimer
November 27, 2018 - 2:58 pm
Count Joe Buck among those who thinks the action in this year's MLB postseason was lacking. In a phone interview with WEEI.com, the longtime Fox broadcaster, who will be on the call for Vikings-Patriots Sunday, said he thinks the product's plodding pace shares some of the responsibility for the...
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Rob Bradford
November 27, 2018 - 9:24 am
The Red Sox gave out 66 full World Series shares. That's more than $416,000 apiece. (To read more about the distribution, click here.) For a guy like Brian Johnson, that's a big deal. It's almost the total the Red Sox pitcher received for spending the entire 2018 season on the major league roster...
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