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Luis Severino
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John Tomase
October 03, 2018 - 11:32 am
It has to be the Yankees. For history. For ratings. For that Jeter (Expletives) t-shirt at the back of the drawer that's now three sizes too small (Hint: Mediums are not long-term investments). Baseball's playoffs are off to a disastrous start from a marketing standpoint thanks to Two Really Bad...
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Rob Bradford
October 02, 2018 - 2:11 pm
They weren't huge surprises, but the postseason roster announcements by Alex Cora Tuesday offered some insight into how the Red Sox were planning to approach things heading into Game 1 of their American League Division Series Friday. Cora informed pitchers Brian Johnson and Hector Velazquez they...
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Luis Severino
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John Tomase
October 02, 2018 - 12:52 pm
The Yankees have decided to start ace Luis Severino in Wednesday's wild card game against the A's, meaning he probably wouldn't be available to start sooner than Game 3 of the division series against the Red Sox if the Yankees should advance. We say "probably" because Severino's last attempt at...
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John Tomase
October 02, 2018 - 12:18 pm
Major League Baseball has announced the start times for Games 1 and 2 of the American League Division Series this weekend in Boston, and the Red Sox will be playing in prime time. According to MLB, the Red Sox will host Game 1 on Friday at 7:32 p.m. and Game 2 on Saturday at 8:15 p.m. They will...
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John Tomase
October 01, 2018 - 2:20 pm
Major League Baseball is dying for a Red Sox-Yankees division series. Pedro Martinez doesn't think it's going to happen. Appearing on NESN on Sunday , Martinez predicted the Oakland A's will win Wednesday's wild card game in New York and open the division series in Boston on Friday. "I would say...
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Rob Bradford
September 30, 2018 - 11:08 pm
It was perhaps the biggest takeaway Saturday and might have also highlighted Sunday's regular-season finale as well. Consider it the two-day education of Eduardo Rodriguez. After Saturday's lackluster relief outing, in which Rodriguez allowed three runs on four hits with two walks over his two...
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Rob Bradford
September 30, 2018 - 7:46 pm
It wasn't surprising news, but at least it was some sort of formal announcement regarding the Red Sox' upcoming American League Division Series. After his team's 108th win of the season -- a regular-season-ending, 10-2 win over the Yankees -- Alex Cora revealed that Chris Sale and David Price would...
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John Tomase
September 29, 2018 - 5:50 pm
Giancarlo Stanton took Steven Wright deep on Saturday. A Red Sox fan expressed his displeasure by throwing the ball back to the infield -- where it nailed Stanton as he rounded the bases. The windup and throw were almost as impressive as Stanton's 38th blast of the season. It reached the infield on...
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Rob Bradford
September 28, 2018 - 11:47 pm
East Bridgewater football is rarely going to win out over the Red Sox vs. Yankees, even if you're simply a paying customer. But it did Friday night. Alex Cora and Dave Dombrowski made sure of it. Early Friday Dana LeVangie got the call from Cora telling him the team didn't want the pitching coach...
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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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