Pedro Martinez

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Alex Reimer
April 12, 2018 - 8:07 am
Pedro Martinez has one problem with Joe Kelly’s beaning of Tyler Austin Wednesday. The Hall of Fame hurler thinks it should’ve happened sooner. “The only thing I would had done different than Joe Kelly tonight, is I would’ve hit Tyler Austin at his previous at bat. Other than that, Kelly executed...
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Lucy Burdge
April 10, 2018 - 10:52 am
The set of MLB Tonight can be a dangerous place, as Pedro Martinez discovered on Monday night when he was hit in the eye with a ball of tape. Martinez pitched the ball to co-host Harold Reynolds and Reynolds smacked it right back into Martinez’s face. . @45PedroMartinez , are you ok?!?! @...
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WEEI
February 18, 2018 - 9:28 am
Count Pedro Martinez among those who thinks the Baseball Hall of Fame should include more players. In an interview Saturday with Rob Bradford and John Tomase, the legendary Red Sox hurler advocated for Pete Rose’s ban to be lifted, as well as suspected steroid users Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens to...
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John Tomase
January 30, 2018 - 1:28 pm
David Price's problems last year came down to his dislike of messengers. He lambasted Comcast's Evan Drellich, embarrassed Hall of Fame broadcaster Dennis Eckersley, and engaged in a pointless battle with the media that cast a pall over the entire Red Sox clubhouse. Red Sox legend Pedro Martinez is...
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David Ortiz and Pedro Martinez
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John Tomase
January 19, 2018 - 11:04 pm
Pedro Martinez was known for working quickly. David Ortiz took his time in the box. Both are now on the same page: baseball needs a pitch clock. The revelation hit Ortiz during his first year of retirement, when he became a baseball viewer instead of player. And even he can admit that the game...
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Yawkey Way
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John Tomase
January 19, 2018 - 10:53 pm
The things you learn when trying to strip the name of an avowed racist off a public street: only the dead may apply. Speaking to reporters at Foxwoods on Friday night as part of the team's winter weekend, Red Sox CEO Sam Kennedy said the club is making progress on the renaming of Yawkey Way, but...
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Alex Reimer
October 05, 2017 - 2:31 pm
It’s been nearly one year since David Ortiz retired. But Pedro Martinez thinks his absence is still leaving a big void on the Red Sox, largely because Hanley Ramirez hasn’t stepped up. In an interview Thursday with OMF, Martinez had some harsh words for Ramirez’s lack of production and leadership...
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Lucy Burdge
September 28, 2017 - 7:10 am
Welcome to Thursday’s Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . THURSDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: MLB: Minnesota at Cleveland, 12 p.m. (MLB Network) MLB: Cincinnati at Milwaukee, 4 p.m. (MLB Network) MLB: Houston at...
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Yawkey Way
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John Tomase
August 18, 2017 - 12:27 pm
Let's get this out of the way: there are already enough streets named after David Ortiz. Red Sox owner John Henry told the Boston Herald he wants the city to rename Yawkey Way, and he suggested Big Papi as a replacement. We all love Ortiz, but we've already named a street and bridge in honor of the...
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Brooks Sutherland
August 17, 2017 - 11:24 pm
Thursday night at St. Peter’s Field in Cambridge, Red Sox fans got to witness No. 45 once again take the mound. Benefitting ALS and the John Martin Fund, Pedro Martinez stole the show, as he brought in a huge crowd and helped raise money for one of today’s most crippling diseases. Martinez, though...
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