Tag "Adam Ottavino"

Adam Ottavino is Finding his Groove

As the Red Sox relievers have rebounded from a tough 2020 campaign with the help of a few new additions, Ottavino has been a key piece. After a rough start, the New York native has been one of Boston’s most effective arms the past two weeks.

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Which team has the best bullpen in baseball?

No two bullpens are built the same. It’s time to determine who has the best bullpen in baseball and explaining what makes them great.

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Which team has the best bullpen in baseball?

No two bullpens are built the same. It’s time to determine who has the best bullpen in baseball and explaining what makes them great.

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Into the 80s with Tom Greene- New York Yankees, Los Angeles Dodgers

81 wins for a teams means they are assured they can finish no worse than .500. However, if you have 80 wins in August, you’ll finish above .500, guaranteed. You’ll most likely make the playoffs, too. Of course, barring catastrophic injuries or a strike.

On the radio, Tom Kent brought us back into the 80s on either Friday, Saturday, or Sunday night, dependent on where you are in the nation and what radio station you listen to. For me, it was Saturday night. In 2019, I bring you back into the 80s, by breaking down the teams that reach 80 wins. We had two that reached that mark last night. Let’s get to work.

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What the Rockies Lost in DJ LaMahieu and Adam Ottavino

The Colorado Rockies made a playoff push last season by winning a Wild Card game against the Chicago Cubs in extra innings—only to be swept by the Milwaukee Brewers in the NLDS. The Rockies Management was almost ready to play

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The AL’s Best Team on July 1st. The NL’s Best Team on July 1st.

Tom Greene | July 2nd, 2019 On the first of June, the Minnesota Twins and the Los Angeles Dodgers stood atop their respective leagues. Both were rolling. Both had comfortable division leads. Now, on July 1st, a team has overtaken the

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Adam Ottavino Signing Could Change Course of Sox-Yanks Rivalry

Although they couldn’t reel in David Robertson, the New York Yankees essentially got the next best thing in Adam Ottavino. Despite his struggles in 2017, the former Northeastern Husky has been among the game’s best setup men since 2013. Last

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Leandre: Red Sox Need to Address Bullpen

The New York Yankees are still wheeling and dealing as we approach the final homestretch before pitchers and catchers report to spring training, signing Adam Ottavino to a three-year, $27 million contract on Thursday afternoon. The Red Sox were linked

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Kimbrel or Ottavino? Why Not Both?

The Boston Red Sox are still stuck at a crossroads about whether to re-sign All-Star closer Craig Kimbrel or move in a new direction with a guy like Adam Ottavino, David Robertson, or Zach Britton. With the latter two off

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Could Red Sox Implement a Closer by Committee?

With the market for Craig Kimbrel beginning to thin out, Richard Justice of MLB.com seems to think that the 30-year-old closer will be remaining with the Red Sox for the foreseeable future. That being said, other teams are surely in

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