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Rob Bradford
November 21, 2018 - 11:33 am
Other than getting a chance to soak in another "Red Sox trade for Padres reliever" three years after the Craig Kimbrel deal, the moves made by the Sox Tuesday probably didn't come close to putting a dent in analyzing the pros and cons of the team's offseason. But there were some interesting aspects...
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Rob Bradford
November 21, 2018 - 9:24 am
Manny Machado is going to make a lot of money this offseason. The shortstop is in line to sign a historic free agent contract considering his production and age. That seems like a given. That doesn't mean he isn't prioritizing putting his best foot forward when it comes to perception. Speaking to...
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Oct 27, 2018; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Boston Red Sox outfielder J.D. Martinez (28) reacts after striking out in the first inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers in game four of the 2018 World Series at Dodger Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Richard Mackson-USA T
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Erin Walsh
November 20, 2018 - 4:13 pm
J.D. Martinez had an outstanding year for the Red Sox and awards are nice to have, but Martinez won’t be walking away with one particular award this year. It was announced Tuesday that Khris Davis of the Oakland Athletics has won the 2018 Edgar Martinez Outstanding Designated Hitter of the Year...
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Rob Bradford
November 20, 2018 - 2:07 pm
According to Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic the Red Sox are close to a trade that would send Padres reliever Colten Brewer to Boston in exchange for a minor leaguer. NBC Sports Boston reports that the player being sent back to San Diego is infielder Esteban Quiroz, a second baseman the Sox signed...
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Rob Bradford
November 20, 2018 - 11:01 am
Adrian Beltre retired Tuesday. The 39-year-old issued a statement ending what is undoubtedly going to result in a Hall of Fame career. He thanked his original club, the Dodgers, and all the other teams that he wore the uniform of throughout his 21-year big league career. Seattle. Boston. And the...
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Lucy Burdge
November 19, 2018 - 5:59 pm
The Yankees have acquired left-hander James Paxton from the Mariners, it was reported Monday night. AND HERE...WE....GO https://t.co/6XEE29BuCE — Eric Hubbs (@BarstoolHubbs) November 19, 2018 In return, the Mariners will receive Don Thompson-Williams, Erik Swanson and top pitching prospect Justus...
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Rob Bradford
November 19, 2018 - 4:03 pm
There still seems to be some mystery when it comes to Dustin Pedroia's injured knee. After being examined recently in Phoenix, the second baseman does have a schedule for his offseason progression leading into the 2019 season. But after listening to Dave Dombrowski it still seems anything but...
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Rob Bradford
November 19, 2018 - 3:45 pm
For both the Red Sox and Steve Pearce it was a perfect fit. After agreeing to his one-year, $6.25 million deal Friday, the first baseman explained where he was coming from in re-upping with the Red Sox while participating in a conference call Monday afternoon. "It’s easy," the World Series MVP said...
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Rob Bradford
November 19, 2018 - 1:57 pm
Both Kevin Youkilis and Derek Lowe made it into the Red Sox Hall of Fame this past summer. Now they will get their chance to crack the National Baseball Hall of Fame. Youkilis and Lowe are two of the newest names on this year's Hall of Fame ballot, with other former Red Sox outfielder Jason Bay...
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Rob Bradford
November 19, 2018 - 7:13 am
When Nathan Eovaldi was trying to find his groove during the second part of August and September it was suggested by some in the industry that perhaps the bullpen might be a better fit for the hard-throwing right-hander. But then came the pitcher's dominance in October and it seemed like a foregone...
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