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Popdose spoke with author Andrew Maraniss in September 2014 about his bio of pioneer Perry Wallace.
From: Popdose | By: Dw. Dunphy | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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It's Truck Day, Red Sox Nation!
From: ESPN | By: ESPN | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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Since opening in 1912, Fenway Park has primarily been known as the home of the Boston Red Sox. However, Fenway has been transformed at times over the years to host the occasional concert, football game, soccer match and even a little hockey. However,...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Luke Norris | Thursday, February 11, 2016
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John Lackey, Adam Warren fill Cubs' need for starting depth
From: ESPN | By: ESPN | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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BOSTON — In addition to hosting (at least) 81 Red Sox home games, Fenway Park also is one of the... Read More »...
From: NESN | By: Cameron McDonough | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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The Red Sox celebrated Truck Day today, so Mut starts off the show talking about things to look for in Spring Training.
From: WEEI | Thursday, February 11, 2016
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Mikey, Mut and Arcand are talking about the Red Sox as it was Red Sox truck day and we are inside of a week for pitchers and catchers to report to spring training.[0:08:30] ... is Travis shop but no one's got a lot of faith and Hanley Ramirez and hobbled...
From: WEEI | Thursday, February 11, 2016
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I should wait and post this on February 22nd, but if I keep trying to find the time to post, I’ll just miss it and go another month without providing any baseballing opinions. So: *nearly* ten years ago today, on February 22nd, 2006, the M’s made...
From: USS Mariner | By: marc w | Thursday, February 11, 2016
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To the few dozen diehards who blinked away snow flurries and stood outside Fenway Park yesterday only to get a glimpse of workers tediously loading boxes of equipment into a 53-foot moving truck, it hardly matters how many years in a row the Red Sox...
From: Boston Herald | By: By Scott Lauber | Thursday, February 11, 2016
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In a win for fan bases everywhere, John Henry and his Fenway Sports Group have rescinded a plan to raise ticket prices for the Liverpool Football Club under heavy pressure.Henry’s ownership group, which also owns the Red Sox, bowed to intense blow-back...
From: Boston Herald | By: By Jason Mastrodonato | Thursday, February 11, 2016
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The Orioles have a problem with their farm system. It's bad. It's so bad that their top draft pick, even if they make a good pick, wouldn't save the system. That doesn't make it OK to sign Yovani Gallardo, but maybe it makes it less bad. The Orioles...
From: Camden Chat | By: Mark Brown | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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When my wife Diane turned 50 in 2012, we celebrated by going to a baseball park. In the eyes of the world it would have been a historic game. The park was Fenway. The teams were the Red Sox and the Yankees. The game would have been their first match...
From: Lemondrop | By: Suzanne DeWitt Hall | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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The news: Yulieski Gurriel, said to be Cuba’s best baseball player, has left Cuba, with every intention of pursuing a career in the majors. The necessary and additional information: Gurriel will turn 32 in June, and he’s mostly a third baseman, though...
From: Fan Graphs | By: Jeff Sullivan | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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Red Sox reliever Matt Barnes on the Bradfo Show podcast read more...
From: WEEI | By: Rob Bradford | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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Red Sox reliever Matt Barnes on the Bradfo Show podcast Matt Barnes just became a Godfather, earning the title for his cousin’s daughter. He also recently bought a house just down the road from JetBlue Park. And the Red Sox reliever officially discovered...
From: WEEI | By: Rob Bradford | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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As light snow fell outside Fenway Park on Van Ness Street Wednesday morning, the early spring forecasted last week by Punxsutawney Phil seemed anything but imminent. And yet, for the die-hard fans assembled to watch the Red Sox's equipment truck get...
From: MLB.com | By: Aaron Leibowitz | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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Registration deadlines for spring baseball, tee-ball and softball are looming. So, it's time to sign up.
From: My Southborough | By: beth | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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Some historic hockey in Boston this week.
From: WBUR | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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Keith Law has released his ranking of the MLB farm systems (subscription required). Not surprisingly the Jays rank near the bottom, at 25th out of 30, falling back from last year's 19th ranking. He says there will only be 1 Jays farm hand in his top...
From: Blue Bird Banter | By: Tom Dakers | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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Fenway Park bringing ski-jumping from mountains to downtown Boston
From: Fox Sports | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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Well, that didn’t take long. Yesterday, I addressed the White Sox desperate need to bolster their rotation to be taken seriously as a contender, suggesting Yovani Gallardo as a sensible addition, even with the draft pick compensation. The White Sox...
From: Fan Graphs | By: August Fagerstrom | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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As MLB.com's Spring Training primer continues, it's time to introduce all the new faces on the Red Sox. After a highly-productive offseason by president of operations Dave Dombrowski, there are plenty of reasons to be excited.
From: MLB.com | By: Ian Browne | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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The best stories of yesterday’s NH numbers are yet to be written (more Thursday, but as of now, there’s only 89% of the vote in and the R side is tight). On the D side, it means a lot that Bernie did as well as he did. And if you’re like me,...
From: Daily Kos | By: Greg Dworkin | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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Red Sox reliever Matt Barnes joins Rob Bradford to discuss why he's now a relief pitcher, how important it is that he throws harder than most, lessons he learned from last season, and why his love for two very different restaurants in Cracker Barrel...
From: WEEI | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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HOUSTON — Houston designated hitter Evan Gattis underwent surgery to repair a sports hernia.Gattis had the surgery on Tuesday and will be out four to six weeks. He will join the Astros on time for spring training and rehabilitate with the team's medical...
From: Boston Herald | By: By Associated Press | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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As Tom Couhig was settling into his seat in Section O last night at Conte Forum, it occurred to him that not everyone around him shared his passion for Boston College men’s basketball.“Lots of baby blue here tonight,” he quipped, turning to his...
From: Boston Herald | By: By Steve Buckley | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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Let’s not kid ourselves for another year: The Red Sox’ rotation this season is legitimate once again because it is headed by an ace, David Price. And with Price’s arrival, the Sox’ chances of becoming contenders have greatly increased. The team...
From: Boston Herald | By: By Michael Silverman | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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Up next in our look through the Yankees’ 40-man roster is another of the team’s major additions from last offseason. Although he was signed with very little ninth-inning experience, the Yankees basically pushed Andrew Miller straight into their closer...
From: LoHud Yankees Blog | By: Chad Jennings | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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DETROIT — J.D. Martinez and the Detroit Tigers have finalized their $18.5 million, two-year contract, a deal that avoided salary arbitration.Martinez will earn $6.75 million this year and $11.75 million in 2017 as part of the agreement announced Wednesday.The...
From: Boston Herald | By: By Associated Press | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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The Tigers will bring 17 extra players to spring training this year. Here's what you need to know about them. Last month, the Detroit Tigers announced that they extended spring training invites to 17 players not already on their 40-man roster. You may...
From: Bless You Boys | By: Rob Rogacki | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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Back in 2012, we mentioned that a group of California-based pizza restaurants was planning to expand to the Boston area, and now we finally have confirmation that at least one shop is on the way.Eater Boston is reporting that Blaze Pizza is going to...
From: Boston Restaurant Talk | By: Marc | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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Hey BU! We're not done with the Citgo Sign! When I was a little kid lying on my bed on Bay State Road in Kenmore Square, I could blot out the Citgo sign with my thumb. When I got the angle just right, the only visible light in the night sky would be...
From: Urlesque | By: Louisa Kasdon | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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There's enough ex-Phillies news right now that somebody should say really say something. Freddy Garcia: Retired in Venezuela The White Sox are very eager to put their fingerprints all over the retirement of 39-year-old Freddy Garcia, who is slowly backing...
From: The Good Phight | By: Justin Klugh | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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I've read many baseball books in my life, on a various type of topics concerning my favorite sport. But I've never read one like "This Is Your Brain On Drugs: The Science of Underdogs, The Value of Rivalry, and What We Can Learn From the T-Shirt Cannon."It...
From: The Mighty Quinn Media Machine | By: The Omnipotent Q | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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One of the glaring holes on the Yankees roster is the team doesn’t have a legitimate back-up infielder, especially since they traded utility infielder Brendan Ryan to the Chicago Cubs in exchange for Starlin Castro during the Winter Meetings. However,...
From: Bronx Baseball Daily | By: Delia Enriquez | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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One of the weirder stories of the offseason was Ruben Amaro going from the Phillies front office to the Red Sox, where he’ll coach first base. That kind of transition is almost unheard of but it’s happening with old Rube. Today Pete Abraham of the...
From: Hardball Talk | By: Craig Calcaterra | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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So, Tuesday morning, Travis Shaw let the world know who he would be living with throughout spring training. Florida bound.Ready for 2016!! myself @BLAKESWIHART_1 @Dmarrero17 @mookiebetts under one roof for 7 weeks?Lookout!😉 #SpringTraining #RedSox...
From: WEEI | By: Rob Bradford | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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Even while having to live in an major league existence/parking lot of tricked-out cars (see Yoan Moncada’s glow-in-the-dark BMW I8), Eduardo Rodriguez drives a Toyota 4Runner, and makes no apologies for it. “I know those kind of guys. They just buy...
From: WEEI | By: Rob Bradford | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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Who will make the Red Sox bullpen out of Spring Training? MLB.com beat reporter Ian Browne answers that question and more in this edition of the Red Sox Inbox.
From: MLB.com | By: Ian Browne | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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Today’s Pinch Hitter is Matt Lettieri, an e-book developer living in Philadelphia after being raised just outside Kingston, NY. His favorite player is Brett Gardner, who he first saw play in 2007 for the Trenton Thunder (a fact, he said, that he realized...
From: LoHud Yankees Blog | By: Chad Jennings | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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Even while having to live in an major league existence/parking lot of tricked-out cars (see Yoan Moncada’s glow-in-the-dark BMW I8), Eread more...
From: WEEI | By: Rob Bradford | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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For those wtho like to define seasons, the Red Sox are once again attempting to help you with their annual Truck Day taking place Wednesday morning. With Milford’s Al Hartz behind the wheel, a 53-foot truck will be loaded starting at 7 a.m. before...
From: WEEI | By: Rob Bradford | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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Join Rob Bradford of WEEI.com for a live chat to discuss all things Red Sox, MLB and anything else that’s on your mind as spring training looms just more than a week away. It all kicks off at noon, so get your questions in now … Live Blog Red Sox...
From: WEEI | By: WEEI | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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Pitchers and catchers report to spring training in a mere nine days, and there's not a whole lot going on in Birdland until then. Today in the links: a former O's son signs, more chat about the #14 pick, and the players who need to step up. Hello, friends....
From: Camden Chat | By: Mark Brown | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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About a year-and-a-half has passed since the Boston Red Sox gave Rusney Castillo a seven-year, $72.5 million contract, and he's still a riddle with mystery and enigma coverings. But maybe not for much longer. Castillo has star potential in him somewhere,...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Zachary D. Rymer | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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The Super Bowl is officially in the rearview mirror, and that means it will only be a short time before pitchers and catchers begin reporting to spring training and the 2016 MLB season is officially underway. We're still roughly two months from Opening...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Joel Reuter | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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The New York Yankees had an active Monday on Twitter. The Yankees sent a not-so-nice Valentine’s Day tweet to their... Read More »...
From: NESN | By: Cameron McDonough | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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The differences outweigh the similarities. One is a 22-year-old native of Venezuela with just 21 major league starts under his... Read More »...
From: NESN | By: Ricky Doyle | Thursday, February 11, 2016
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Another day, another high ranking for the players in the Red Sox farm system.read more...
From: WEEI | By: John Tomase | Thursday, February 11, 2016
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Another day, another high ranking for the players in the Red Sox farm system. ESPN’s Keith Law, one of the most respected names in prospect evaluation, released his top 100 prospect list on Thursday, and three Red Sox cracked the top 20, with another...
From: WEEI | By: John Tomase | Thursday, February 11, 2016
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