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Ryan Hannable
July 15, 2018 - 4:19 pm
The final game of the first half of the season for the Red Sox summed up how the entire first half went: beating up on a bad team. With the game tied at two in the fifth, Sandy Leon and Jackie Bradley Jr. hit back-to-back doubles to give the Red Sox the lead for good in their 5-2 over the Blue Jays...
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Ryan Hannable
July 15, 2018 - 10:43 am
The Red Sox have made another roster move as the team closes out the unofficial first half of the season. After leaving Saturday's game with a right ankle injury, left-handed starter Eduardo Rodriguez has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a right ankle sprain. Brian Johnson was activated...
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Ryan Hannable
July 15, 2018 - 10:38 am
The Red Sox will play one more game before a few days off for the All-Star break as they will close out a four-game set with the Blue Jays Sunday afternoon at Fenway Park. Eduardo Nunez will start at third base and Brock Holt at second base as the team is without Rafael Devers, who is on the 10-day...
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Rob Bradford
July 14, 2018 - 7:34 pm
Tyler Clippard has had a nice career, and he can partially thank his discovery of a split-fingered fastball for a good chunk of it. (For more on that evolution, including some Koji Uehara comparisons, click here.) But Saturday that pitch did him no favors. A reality that Dennis Eckersley -- along...
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Rob Bradford
July 14, 2018 - 6:40 pm
More than five hours before Xander Bogaerts walked-off the Blue Jays with a ninth-inning grand slam, Alex Cora was forced to put on his honesty hat and offer the latest on Drew Pomeranz. "The reports, he was OK," said the Red Sox manager when asked about Pomeranz's Friday night start for the Triple...
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Eduardo Rodriguez
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John Tomase
July 14, 2018 - 3:00 pm
Red Sox left-hander Eduardo Rodriguez left Saturday's start against the Blue Jays after colliding with a runner at first base, ending what had been his most efficient outing of the season. The team announced that he suffered a sprained right ankle. X-rays were negative, but he'll undergo further...
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John Tomase
July 14, 2018 - 2:38 pm
Brandon Phillips is getting closer to the big leagues. The Pawtucket Red Sox on Saturday announced that the former All-Star has been promoted to Triple-A. With Dustin Pedroia sidelined for possibly the rest of the season, and Eduardo Nunez pressed into duty at third base because of a Rafael Devers...
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J.D. Martinez and Mookie Betts
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John Tomase
July 14, 2018 - 2:14 pm
J.D. Martinez is showing no signs of slowing down with the All-Star Game approaching. The American League's starting DH, Martinez padded his league-leading stats on Saturday with a solo homer against the Blue Jays in the fourth inning. Martinez's blast over the Green Monster gives him 29 homers on...
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Ryan Hannable
July 14, 2018 - 10:16 am
Another day, another Red Sox roster move. After the bullpen was used heavily Friday night, the team made a roster move to get a fresh arm in for the final two games before the All-Star break. Lefty Bobby Poyner was recalled and lefty Robby Scott was sent back down to Triple-A Pawtucket. Poyner has...
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Rob Bradford
July 13, 2018 - 10:46 pm
Seeing Jayson Tatum in another uniform isn't usually a notion Celtics fans want to entertain. Friday night, however, all was still right with the Boston basketball-playing world. Wearing a St. Louis Cardinals jersey and hat, Tatum threw out of the first pitch for his hometown Cards at Busch Stadium...
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