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Rob Bradford
July 26, 2019 - 8:25 am
Sometimes it takes a little nudge to get the conversation going. Take, for instance, scoring 19 runs against the Yankees. How about forcing a third team to pitch a position player in less than a week? Or maybe it's giving one pitcher a historic amount of run support. The @RedSox have scored 10+...
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Rob Bradford
July 26, 2019 - 7:13 am
Xander Bogaerts can do just about whatever he wants these days. That much should have been confirmed after the Red Sox' 19-3 win over the Yankees Thursday night. (For a complete recap, click here.) The shortstop knew his mother, cousin and Little League coach all were flying into Boston for the...
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Rob Bradford
July 25, 2019 - 7:47 pm
Xander Bogaerts offered some pretty powerful punctuation in the first inning of the Red Sox' series opener against the Yankees Thursday night. With Yankees starter Masahiro Tanaka on the mound, Bogaerts launched his longest home run hit since the advent of StatCast, a 451-foot blast over the left-...
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Jim Hackett
July 25, 2019 - 9:28 am
The Yankees are in town. The defending Super Bowl Champion Patriots have started training camp. The MLB Trade Deadline looms and Tom Brady remains unsigned beyond this season. With so much to cover I’m going to use this space to serve up a little bit about all of it. So here we go ... Red Sox vs...
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Rob Bradford
July 22, 2019 - 6:27 am
The Red Sox understand the importance of these coming days. Listening to anybody in their clubhouse after that head-scratching, 5-0 loss to Asher Wojciechowski and Co. Sunday, you can soak in that vibe. (For a complete recap of the debacle in Baltimore, click here.) "It’s a tough one, but we have...
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Rob Bradford
July 12, 2019 - 10:50 am
They were two quotes Red Sox fans should carry around on cheat sheets for the next few weeks. "My take is that maybe it isn’t the best thing in the world to bring back the same team in its entirety every time. You don’t want to break a team down. But maybe a few changes wouldn’t hurt. But the...
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Rob Bradford
June 30, 2019 - 4:20 pm
LONDON -- For John Henry, the London Series ended up being a microcosm of the Red Sox entire 2019 season -- things on the field didn't go close to what he had planned. And as frustrating as the two games against the Yankees might have been Saturday and Sunday, in which the Red Sox were outscored 29...
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Rob Bradford
June 30, 2019 - 7:32 am
LONDON -- There was some concern from the Red Sox' side of things when Xander Bogaerts pulled up lame Saturday with cramps in both calves. But after the Sox' 17-13 loss the shortstop suggested the ailment wouldn't be a big deal. Evidently, he was right. Bogaerts is back in the Red Sox' lineup in...
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Rob Bradford
June 30, 2019 - 6:32 am
LONDON -- Everyone was saying all the right things. Evidently, it was grand ol' time. There were close to 60,000 fans. "I’d say it’s definitely the biggest crowd I’ve played in front of and probably the loudest as well," said Red Sox first baseman Michael Chavis, who was the "hosts" star with a...
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