Rob Bradford

Rob Bradford joined WEEI.com after serving as a Red Sox beat writer for the Boston Herald and the Eagle-Tribune (Lawrence, Mass.). Prior to manning the Red Sox beat, he spent several years at the Lowell Sun. He has written two books: “Chasing Steinbrenner,” following the front offices of the Red Sox and Toronto Blue Jays through the 2003 season, and “Deep Drive: A Long Journey to Discovering the Champion Within,” which he co-authored with Red Sox third baseman Mike Lowell.

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    Jamie Rhodes/USA Today Sports
    October 14, 2017 - 4:09 pm
    Boston College football coach Steve Addazio said after his team's latest loss, last week, that he couldn't give a timetable as to when his program would finally turn the corner, but when it did it was going to be "beautiful." This was probably along the lines of what he was talking about. With time...
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    David Butler II/USA Today Sports
    October 14, 2017 - 3:45 pm
    The Patriots' defense took a hit heading into their game against the Jets Sunday in the Meadowlands. The team announced that cornerback Stephon Gilmore is out due to a concussion. Also listed as out were running back Rex Burkhead (ribs) and linebacker Harvey Langi, who was involved in a serious car...
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    Brian Spurlock/USA Today Sports
    October 14, 2017 - 3:11 pm
    According to multiple reports, Patriots linebacker Harvey Langi as involved in a car accident with his wife Friday night. The injuries are considered serious, but not life-threatening. NESN's Doug Kyed was first to report the news. 3 car MVA commercial @ Fisher st. shortly before 2130 hrs this...
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    USA Today Sports
    October 14, 2017 - 2:19 pm
    We now know at least one name on Dave Dombrowski's list. A source confirms the Dan Shaughnessy's report that Alex Cora, Houston's bench coach, is expected to meet with Red Sox president of baseball operations during the Astros' off day in New York, Sunday. Houston is traveling to New York after...
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    USA Today Sports
    October 11, 2017 - 9:34 am
    John Farrell will not be returning as the Red Sox' manager. The team announced Wednesday morning that it was not bringing Farrell back to manage the Red Sox for the 2018 season. Farrell had one more year remaining on his deal. In the team statement, president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski...
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    Bob DeChiara/USA Today Sports
    October 10, 2017 - 8:18 am
    Now that the Red Sox' season is over, we will start hearing details about injuries we knew about, and some we didn't. One which was revealed after the Sox' season-ending, Game 4 loss to the Astros was Mitch Moreland's knee issue. While it was known that Moreland battled through a broken toe for...
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    Bob DeChiara/USA Today Sports
    October 09, 2017 - 5:16 pm
    It was trending toward the improbable. The Red Sox had seemingly found the formula to beat the seemingly unbeatable Astros, heading into the eighth inning Monday with a one-run lead and their best pitcher playing the role of hero. Then reality hit. Chris Sale, who had come on to play the role of...
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    Winslow Townson/USA Today Sports
    October 08, 2017 - 7:43 pm
    Rick Porcello is getting his chance. The Red Sox starter, who had been relegated to the bullpen to begin the American League Division Series, is getting at least one more start in 2017. After the Red Sox' 10-3 win over the Astros in Game 3 Sunday afternoon, Porcello's status as Game 4 starter for...
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    Shanna Lockwood/USA Today Sports
    October 06, 2017 - 8:12 pm
    HOUSTON -- The Red Sox are trending toward their same fate of a year ago, getting swept in the best-of-five American League Division Series. And after getting outscored 16-4 in the first two games against the Astros, it would seem that things were even more dire than when the Red Sox left Cleveland...
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