Corey Kluber, Roberto Perez help keep Terry Francona undefeated in World Series play, lead Indians to Game 1 win over Cubs

The Indians are still playing like the Indians. The same formula that has worked for Cleveland throughout the postseason — getting ahead and staying there — translated into a 6-0 Game 1 win over the Cubs at Progressive Field Tuesday night. It improves the Indians to 8-1 this postseason, having now claimed four shutouts while […]

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Dave Dombrowski explains how he is reconfiguring Red Sox’ front office

They aren’t exactly seismic changes, but they are changes, nonetheless. The change in the Red Sox’ front office this offseason, started of course, with Mike Hazen heading to the Diamondbacks to become their general manager. And then, this weekend, news came down that team’s international and amateur scouting director, Amiel Sawdaye, would be following Hazen […]

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Red Sox won’t hire general manager, promote Eddie Romero to senior vice president/assistant general manager

The Red Sox announced Tuesday afternoon they will not hire a general manager and have promoted Eddie Romero to senior vice president/assistant general manager after Mike Hazen left the team for the GM position with the Diamondbacks. Romero along with senior vice president/assistant general manager, Brian O’Halloran, will both directly report to president of baseball […]

Sources: Red Sox scouting chief Amiel Sawdaye joining Mike Hazen in Arizona

The front office wheels are turning. According to multiple major league sources, Red Sox vice-president of amateur and international scouting Amiel Sawdaye is slated to become the Arizona Diamondbacks assistant general manager. Sawdaye joins former Red Sox general manager Mike Hazen, who left to run baseball operations for Arizona. The University of Maryland graduate joined […]

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Terry Francona, Indians headed to World Series

Terry Francona is headed to his third World Series. The Indians, and former Red Sox, manager guided his team to a 3-0 win over the Blue Jays Wednesday afternoon, clinching Cleveland’s first World Series berth since 1997, not having won the Series since 1948. Andrew Miller was named MVP for the American League Championship Series, […]

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Man David Ortiz credits with saving his career, Dan Dyrek, leaving Red Sox

One of the key figures from the 2016 Red Sox season is leaving the organization. WEEI.com has learned that Dan Dyrek, who has been the team’s coordinator of sports medicine service since after the 2012 season, will not be returning for 2017. The 63-year-old had asked the Red Sox not to extend him a contract […]

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