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Alex Reimer
December 14, 2017 - 1:19 pm
There is an overwhelming volume of evidence that shows Boston is more racially segregated, and unwelcoming to people of color, than other major cities in the U.S. It doesn’t mean modern-day Boston is akin to Selma, Ala. during Jim Crow or that the area is crawling with bigots. But the troubling...
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Rob Bradford
December 14, 2017 - 8:13 am
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- There doesn't seem to be any hard feelings. Not like the old days, anyway. Times were different when Dave Dombrowski was running the Tigers and the perception was that Scott Boras would attempt to expedite deals for his clients by going over the general manager's head and...
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Rob Bradford
December 12, 2017 - 11:27 pm
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- The Red Sox would be wise to pull this one off. The Sox might have gotten their face-to-face with J.D. Martinez Tuesday night, while positioning themselves to offer more money than any other suitor. But that doesn't mean the Giancarlo Stanton-induced angst has already been...
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Ryan Hannable
December 10, 2017 - 11:13 pm
On a Sunday afternoon in late July, Rob Ninkovich stepped to the Gillette Stadium podium to announce his retirement after eight seasons with the Patriots. With almost the entire team and coaching staff present, the defensive end/linebacker discussed how he earned everything he got following stints...
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