John Henry
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June 30, 2019 - 7:22 pm
(WEEI) -- For John Henry, the London Series ended up being a microcosm of the Red Sox entire 2019 season -- things on the field didn't go close to what he had planned. And as frustrating as the two games against the Yankees might have been Saturday and Sunday, in which the Red Sox were outscored 29...
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June 29, 2019 - 1:52 pm
As the Red Sox gear up for the MLB's European debut in London on Saturday and Sunday against the Yankees, there is another storyline that seems to have reemerged: Mookie Betts reportedly may be a distant cousin of Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex.
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Justin Verlander
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June 29, 2019 - 9:45 am
It may feel distant now, but there was a time not so long ago when the Tigers and Red Wings were the toast of the town. It spawned a sense of camaraderie between the players on both teams, birthed friendships like the one between Justin Verlander and Chris Chelios.
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June 28, 2019 - 5:42 pm
The alleged mastermind who orchestrated the June 9 shooting of David Ortiz has been arrested, according to officials in the Dominican Republic on Friday.
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June 28, 2019 - 2:07 pm
At just about 2 p.m. local time Michael Chavis, Marcus Walden and Colten Brewer were the first Red Sox to walk out on the turf of London Stadium and spin around in order to soak in the field which will host the Sox' next two games against the Yankees.
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Carlos Santana
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June 28, 2019 - 12:57 pm
Entering June, the Cleveland Indians sat one game below .500 and were quickly losing hope as the Minnesota Twins were beginning to run away with the division. Since then, the Indians have exploded with an American League-best 16-7 record this month.
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Walker Buehler pitches in a game against the Cubs.
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June 27, 2019 - 2:53 pm
Max Scherzer, Hyun-Jin Ryu, Frankie Montas (suspended) and Walker Buehler. Those four starters have racked up the lowest Fielding Independent Pitching (FIP), which translates a pitcher’s true outcomes (strikeouts, unintentional walks, home runs, hit-by-pitches) into an ERA-like number, across...
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Alex Rodriguez watches the All-Star Game.
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June 26, 2019 - 1:24 pm
Alex Rodriguez has undergone quite a transformation over the last decade. The former Yankees slugger was once a pariah who fought Major League Baseball when he was given the sport’s longest suspension for performance-enhancing drugs in 2014, but is now beloved by fans and his celebrity has never...
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June 26, 2019 - 1:07 pm
(WIP) - Over the last few weeks, the Phillies have dealt with players not hustling. It was becoming a common theme. Specifically, Jean Segura and Cesar Hernandez both had lapses in judgment, but manager Gabe Kapler did not bench either player in either instance. A lot of the fan base was shocked...
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Madison Bumgarner
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June 25, 2019 - 1:26 pm
With the MLB trade deadline drawing near, there are numerous big-name starting pitchers on the block. The first-place New York Yankees are starting to run away with the American League East title, but with starters Luis Severino and James Paxton sidelined for some time, they’re looking to add a...
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