Alex Cora

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Ryan Hannable
May 16, 2018 - 5:13 pm
The Red Sox’ 25th-man, Blake Swihart, has played in just 15 games so far this season and according to his agent, he wants a trade. “Yes. We’ve had conversations with the team, and they’re aware of how we feel,” his agent Brody Scoffield told NBC Sports Boston Tuesday night . “Blake’s in a really...
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Ryan Hannable
May 16, 2018 - 4:57 pm
When speaking about his shoulder injury which happened as a result of throwing his glove in the dugout following his outing Monday, Carson Smith seemed to indicate over usage may have contributed to it. On Wednesday, Alex Cora was asked about the comment and disagreed. “I don’t agree with it,” he...
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Alex Reimer
May 16, 2018 - 3:21 pm
Red Sox manager Alex Cora didn’t confirm oft-injured reliever Carson Smith is out for the season during his weekly interview with Dale & Keefe Wednesday. But the skipper strongly hinted Smith, who was starting to pitch more regularly, will be out for a long time with his shoulder subluxation. “...
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Ryan Hannable
May 11, 2018 - 3:43 am
NEW YORK — Prior to Thursday night, the week had not gone well at all for the Red Sox. David Price’s issues aside, the team wasn’t getting it done on the field. After dropping the first two games of the series against the Yankees, the Red Sox found themselves not atop the AL East standings for the...
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Ryan Hannable
May 09, 2018 - 10:51 pm
NEW YORK -- Alex Cora knew the move would decide the game and he went for it, but ultimately the aggressive approach didn't pay off. The Red Sox led 6-5 in the bottom of the eighth inning and right-hander Matt Barnes put runners on the corners with one out and the Yankees had the top of their...
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Ryan Hannable
May 09, 2018 - 6:00 pm
NEW YORK -- It seems like a silly thing to wonder, but the question had to be asked. David Price was scheduled to pitch Wednesday night in New York, but he was scratched and went back to Boston on Monday to get testing done on his fingers after feeling some discomfort following throwing a bullpen...
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Ryan Hannable
May 09, 2018 - 3:09 pm
There’s an official diagnosis for David Price. Appearing on Dale & Keefe with John Tomase on Wednesday, Red Sox manager Alex Cora said after undergoing tests in Boston, it’s been revealed the left-hander has a mild case of carpal tunnel syndrome. Price was sent back home earlier in the week and...
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Rob Bradford
May 09, 2018 - 12:41 am
NEW YORK -- It was about 11:15 a.m. central time in Arlington, Texas when David Price walked back into the visitors' clubhouse, with Red Sox head trainer Brad Pearson by his side. The Red Sox starter was scheduled to throw his bullpen session in preparation of a Wednesday start at Yankee Stadium,...
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Ryan Hannable
May 08, 2018 - 5:45 pm
NEW YORK -- Maybe there actually is something wrong with David Price's left hand. The Red Sox left-hander was scratched from his start against the Yankees Wednesday night and has been sent to Boston to undergo more tests on his hand. Price left a start against the Yankees on April 11 after just one...
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Rob Bradford
May 03, 2018 - 6:56 pm
ARLINGTON, Texas -- The interview back then was somewhat out of nowhere. Alex Cora had finished his playing career two years before, having dug into the world of television with ESPN. So when he got the call from Rangers general manager Jon Daniels to interview for the vacant Texas managing job...
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