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Rob Bradford
December 26, 2017 - 12:24 pm
Admit it, that feeling is starting to percolate inside you. Watching 49ers highlights, Isaiah Thomas "Players' Tribune" montages, or Michael Kopech workouts. Maybe, for some reason, you suddenly have the the urge to look up a definition. Regret (/rəˈɡret/): feel sad, repentant, or disappointed over...
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Rob Bradford
November 27, 2017 - 10:28 pm
You can't really criticize Dave Dombrowski for the strategy. Two years ago, he dealt prized prospect Manuel Margot, along with fellow minor-leaguers Logan Allen, Javier Guerra and Carlos Asuaje to the Padres for Craig Kimbrel. What they got was one of the game's best closers for three seasons. It...
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Rob Bradford
November 21, 2017 - 11:47 am
When it comes to the Marlins trading Giancarlo Stanton, there has been just a trickle of news. At the GM meetings a week ago, Miami owner Derek Jeter said there were no guarantees he was going to move his highly-paid outfielder. Since then we've gotten the news that the Giants and Cardinals have...
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Rob Bradford
November 02, 2017 - 11:31 am
The Red Sox made a bunch of moves Thursday. None of them were any big surprise. Most notably, the team exercised the options of both Chris Sale and Craig Kimbrel for the 2018 season. Sale will now get paid $12.5 million during the upcoming season, with Kimbrel in line to get $13 million. While it...
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Rob Bradford
October 27, 2017 - 3:33 pm
The to-do list heading into 2018 for the Red Sox doesn't figure to be a short one. When you've got a brand new manager, the chores are always going to be aplenty. But one thing this World Series should remind us is that one task should get top billing: Find a way to get Chris Sale to the finish...
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Rob Bradford
October 10, 2017 - 10:13 am
The Red Sox were able to tweak the narrative over the past few days. If they came back from Houston and continued to their lopsided American League Division Series loss, believe it or not, the questions would have come faster and far more furious. But they won a game and put up a fight in another...
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Rob Bradford
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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John Tomase
October 07, 2017 - 5:30 pm
It will be all hands on deck for Game 3 against the Astros on Sunday as the Red Sox look to avoid a second straight ALDS sweep -- and that means Chris Sale in the bullpen. Red Sox manager John Farrell told reporters that Sale and David Price will both be available in support of right-hander Doug...
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