World Series

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Alex Reimer
November 02, 2017 - 11:51 am
The Astros’ Game 7 victory over the Dodgers Wednesday might have been anticlimactic end to an epic World Series. But the four-run snoozefest still delivered massive ratings for MLB. The contest delivered an 18.8 overnight rating on FOX, which is the second-best number since Red Sox-Cardinals Game 4...
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Rob Bradford
November 01, 2017 - 11:59 pm
Expect Alex Cora to be introduced as the next Red Sox manager over the weekend. And when he sits in front of the media at Fenway Park, he will be doing so a world champion for the second time in his professional baseball career. Houston's bench coach was able to celebrate as a world champ for the...
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Rob Bradford
October 30, 2017 - 2:17 pm
I was like many of you. When the Astros pulled ahead by three runs heading into the ninth inning Sunday night, I gave up. The nightly routine was put in motion, taking Melatonin while scrolling through Twitter until nighty-night time came calling. But as I started going through the tweets, it...
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Alex Reimer
October 30, 2017 - 10:33 am
Game 5 between the Astros and Dodgers was one of the most exhilarating World Series games ever. Unfortunately for Adrian Gonzalez, he was told to stay away. The injured first baseman was not with the Dodgers for the first two rounds of the playoffs and also spent some time this month vacationing in...
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Rob Bradford
October 28, 2017 - 9:52 am
Yuli Gurriel's impact on Game 3 of the World Series was undeniable. The 33-year-old came away with a pair of hits, including a solo homer, to help his Astros to a 5-3 win over the Dodgers. But what was also not up for debate was Gurriel's distasteful action during the game. After hitting his home...
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Lucy Burdge
October 25, 2017 - 7:39 am
Welcome to Wednesday’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 . WEDNESDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: MLB: Houston at LA Dodgers, 8:09 p.m. (Fox) NBA: San Antonio at Miami, 8 p.m. (ESPN) NBA: Washington at LA Lakers, 10:...
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Rajai Davis
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John Tomase
August 24, 2017 - 6:41 pm
It took Rajai Davis nearly a decade to reach his first postseason. He returned last year with one of the most dramatic home runs in World Series history. Now that he has had a taste, he wants more. And the Red Sox are the perfect team to give him the opportunity. Davis joined his new team before...
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Eduardo Nunez
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John Tomase
August 24, 2017 - 2:55 am
CLEVELAND -- It's starting to feel a lot like 2013. The Red Sox, you may recall, spent most of that season in first place, but didn't really capture anyone's imagination until early September. Only retroactively do we pretend we witnessed a start-to-finish thrill ride. Other than Boston Strong,...
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John Tomase
January 11, 2017 - 4:49 am
You may have heard Donald Trump's name in the news today. Apparently the Cubs want no part of that (bleep)-show. According to Mary Ann Ahern of NBC, the Cubs will be honored at the White House on Monday, before President Obama leaves office. President Trump will be inaugurated on Friday, Jan. 20...
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Jonny Gomes
John Tomase
July 17, 2016 - 9:14 pm
Jonny Gomes won't get to model his American Flag blazer again for President Obama this week. Despite being a member of the World Series-champion Royals last year, Gomes wasn't invited to Thursday's meet-and-greet at the White House with President Obama. Gomes told FoxSports' Ken Rosenthal that he's...
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