John Tomase

John Tomase joins WEEI.com after nine years at the Boston Herald, including five as Red Sox columnist. A Mansfield native and Tufts grad, he has also written for the Sporting News, Baseball America, Pro Football Weekly, and Men's Fitness. He grew up on Steve Grogan, Ray Bourque, and Larry Bird, and will always believe Hagler beat Sugar Ray.

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    Aron Baynes
    Greg M. Cooper/USA Today Sports
    November 08, 2017 - 11:59 pm
    The Celtics have won pretty this season, thanks to Kyrie Irving's exhilarating wizardry. On Wednesday night against the Lakers, they made it 10 straight by winning ugly. With a concussion sidelining Al Horford, the Celtics began the night shorthanded. Before it would end, they'd lose rookie Jayson...
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    USA Today Sports
    November 07, 2017 - 11:15 pm
    Red Sox right fielder Mookie Betts won his second straight Gold Glove, Rawlings announced on Tuesday night. Betts, 25, became the seventh Red Sox player to win multiple Gold Gloves, joining outfielders Carl Yastrzemski, Fred Lynn, and Dwight Evans, first baseman George Scott, second baseman Dustin...
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    Alex Cora
    Greg M. Cooper/USA Today Sports
    November 06, 2017 - 12:50 pm
    The Red Sox introduced Alex Cora on Monday as their 47th manager, and he wasted little time in laying out his mission statement. "We're going to connect with players, be genuine, and be accessible," Cora said during a Fenway Park press conferencer. "This year I learned talking to payers is not bad...
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    USA Today Sports
    November 03, 2017 - 1:41 pm
    The Red Sox will introduce Alex Cora as their next manager on Monday at noon from the Fenway Park, the teamm announced. Cora, 42, arrives with some good karma. As bench coach, he just helped lead the Houston Astros to their first World Series title. His old team is holding a victory parade today...
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    Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports
    November 03, 2017 - 1:28 pm
    Patriots owner Robert Kraft is being dragged into the Colin Kaepernick mess. According to ESPN's Adam Schefter , Kraft is one of three owners who will be deposed and asked to turn over, "all cell phone records and emails in relation to the Colin Kaepernick collusion case against the NFL," per a...
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    Tony LaRussa
    Jason Vinlove/USA Today Sports
    November 02, 2017 - 3:16 pm
    Tony La Russa isn't joining the Red Sox to get in Alex Cora's way. La Russa, who was named a special assistant to baseball boss Dave Dombrowski on Thursday, told reporters on a conference call that he just wants to be a resource for the first-year manager. "In Alex's case I knew him as a player,"...
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