Tag Archives: Alex Cora

Posted on October 22, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine Nearly seven months after the 2018 MLB season began, we’re finally down to two teams. The 2018 World Series will be played between the Boston Red Sox and the Los Angeles Dodgers. The storylines for the series are endless, most notably Dodgers manager Dave Roberts being a […]

Posted on October 19, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine All season long, the Boston Red Sox have been the best team in the American League, and now it’s official. The Red Sox won the American League pennant Thursday night, beating the Houston Astros 4-1 to win the ALCS by the same margin. After losing the first […]

Posted on October 14, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine The Houston Astros took the upper hand in the ALCS Saturday night in Boston, winning Game 1 7-2. In a battle of aces, Justin Verlander outlasted Chris Sale in a game that also saw Red Sox manager Alex Cora ejected for arguing balls and strikes. To be […]

Posted on September 21, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine For weeks, it’s been a foregone conclusion that the Boston Red Sox would win the AL East. But it’s always nice when it becomes official, which is exactly what the Red Sox did Thursday night in the Bronx. In a wild, back-and-forth game, the Red Sox beat […]

Posted on September 12, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine On the night the Boston Red Sox officially clinched a postseason spot, they welcomed back a pitcher who may be their biggest key to postseason success. After missing over three weeks with shoulder inflammation, his second such stint this season, Chris Sale was activated from the DL […]

Posted on September 7, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine It’s official, the Boston Red Sox won’t have the services of longtime second baseman Dustin Pedroia for the rest of the 2018 season. Red Sox manager Alex Cora announced Friday that Pedroia’s knee hasn’t fully healed in time for him to be able to play again this […]

Posted on August 9, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine Drew Pomeranz is about to have a new home in the Boston Red Sox bullpen. The Red Sox announced Thursday that Pomeranz would be moving to the bullpen for the foreseeable future. The move was made to accommodate the return of Chris Sale, who is expected to […]

Posted on June 29, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine The surprising June trade season continued Thursday night. This time, it was the Boston Red Sox getting in on the action. The Red Sox acquired versatile veteran Steve Pearce from the Toronto Blue Jays in exchange for shortstop prospect Santiago Espinal. The trade comes in time for Pearce […]

Posted on June 2, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine The best player in baseball is officially sidelined with an injury. The Boston Red Sox placed outfielder Mookie Betts on the 10-day DL Friday night because of an abdominal strain on his left side. The move comes after Betts has missed the team’s last five games. However, the […]

Posted on May 24, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine The Boston Red Sox have done all right for themselves these first 50 games of the season. Nearly one-third into the season, the Red Sox have the most wins in baseball. They also hold a lead, albeit a slim one, atop the AL East. On top of […]

Posted on April 20, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine At 16-2, the best start by any big league team in over 30 years, the Boston Red Sox don’t need a lot of help right now. But that’s exactly what they’re getting in the form of lefty Drew Pomeranz. The Red Sox have activated Pomeranz from the […]

Posted on October 22, 2017, by Bryan Zarpentine The season is not yet over for Houston Astros bench coach Alex Cora, but he already has a new job lined up for 2018. The Boston Red Sox announced Sunday that Cora has been hired as the team’s new manager. Cora has signed a three-year deal with […]

Posted on October 11, 2017, by Bryan Zarpentine When John Farrell got ejected from Game 4 of the ALDS, it turned out to be his last official act as manager of the Boston Red Sox. Red Sox president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski announced Wednesday that Farrell will not return as the team’s manager in 2018. […]

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