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The Providence Journal
How many innings can Steven Wright pitch?using effort," he said earlier this month. "I just get fatigued. It takes me a
How many innings can Steven Wright pitch?
The Providence Journal / Posted 4 days ago
using effort," he said earlier this month. "I just get fatigued. It takes me a couple days to get the strength back." When Tim Wakefield threw 245 1/3 innings for Pittsburgh in 1992, he was building off a base of 190 frames a year earlier. R.A.... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Former Red Sox Pitcher Tim Wakefield To Appear At Vernon Bank OpeningLongtime Boston Red Sox knuckleballer Tim Wakefield will have a different pitch
Former Red Sox Pitcher Tim Wakefield To Appear At Vernon Bank Opening
Hartford Courant / Posted 5 days ago
Longtime Boston Red Sox knuckleballer Tim Wakefield will have a different pitch Saturday when he appears at Farmington Bank's new branch in Vernon: open an account. Wakefield, who spent 17 seasons in Boston, signed on with the bank as its celebrity... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Rick Porcello Limits Damage In Quality Start Vs. Marinersaverage in day games overall. — Porcello became the first Red Sox pitcher to e
Rick Porcello Limits Damage In Quality Start Vs. Mariners
New England Sports Network / Posted 9 days ago
average in day games overall. — Porcello became the first Red Sox pitcher to earn a win in his first six home games since Tim Wakefield did it in 2009 and the second since Roger Clemens in 1986. He and Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez own the... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Red Sox Rotation Outlook: Clay Buchholz Returns, Eduardo Rodriguez Movessession before his next outing. Check out the new alignment and some analysis
Red Sox Rotation Outlook: Clay Buchholz Returns, Eduardo Rodriguez Moves
New England Sports Network / Posted 10 days ago
session before his next outing. Check out the new alignment and some analysis from NESN’s pregame crew of Adam Pellerin, Tim Wakefield and Steve Lyons, as seen on NESN’s “Red Sox First Pitch,” in the video above. Thumbnail photo via David Butler... Read more
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Boston Herald
Steven Wright deserves consideration as All-Star Game starterbattle than traditional pitchers who don’t throw very hard, be it for playing t
Steven Wright deserves consideration as All-Star Game starter
Boston Herald / Posted 12 days ago
battle than traditional pitchers who don’t throw very hard, be it for playing time or any sort of corresponding accolade. Tim Wakefield had only one All-Star season, in 2009. R.A. Dickey had a 2.40 ERA in the first half of 2012 with the Mets and... Read more
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Boston Herald
Red Sox knuckleballer deserves consideration as All-Star Game starterbattle than traditional pitchers who don’t throw very hard, be it for playing t
Red Sox knuckleballer deserves consideration as All-Star Game starter
Boston Herald / Posted 12 days ago
battle than traditional pitchers who don’t throw very hard, be it for playing time or any sort of corresponding accolade. Tim Wakefield had only one All-Star season, in 2009. R.A. Dickey had a 2.40 ERA in the first half of 2012 with the Mets and... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Tim Wakefield: Steven Wright Is ‘Really Learning How To Pitch’ With Knuckleballwho nearly retired as recently as two years ago, seemingly is getting better by
Tim Wakefield: Steven Wright Is ‘Really Learning How To Pitch’ With Knuckleball
New England Sports Network / Posted 13 days ago
who nearly retired as recently as two years ago, seemingly is getting better by the start. Red Sox Hall of Famer Tim Wakefield, a knuckleballer in his day as well, broke down what has transformed Wright into an All-Star-worthy pitcher... Read more
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SportingNews
Jameson Taillon shows why he's one of Pirates' prized prospectsturned in a strong start (one run, five hits, seven strikeouts, two walks over
Jameson Taillon shows why he's one of Pirates' prized prospects
SportingNews / Posted 13 days ago
turned in a strong start (one run, five hits, seven strikeouts, two walks over seven innings). Price joins Pedro Martinez, Tim Wakefield and Rick Porcello as the only Red Sox starters over the past 15 years to take a loss with at least 10... Read more
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Boston Globe
It's 1998 all over again for the Red Sox rotationability in him, as he showed this week in San Francisco. The two teams also ha
It's 1998 all over again for the Red Sox rotation
Boston Globe / Posted 18 days ago
ability in him, as he showed this week in San Francisco. The two teams also had two solid knuckleballers. In 1998, it was Tim Wakefield, in 2016 it’s Steven Wright. If you’re looking for a place to poke holes in the comparison between the years,... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Carl Willis, Red Sox adapting to Steven Wrightthat. Having never worked with a knuckleball pitcher before, Willis enlisted as
Carl Willis, Red Sox adapting to Steven Wright
The Providence Journal / Posted 19 days ago
that. Having never worked with a knuckleball pitcher before, Willis enlisted as much help as he could get. So whenever Tim Wakefield was around the Red Sox, either last season or this past spring, Willis would invite him out to watch Wright's... Read more
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Boston Herald
Red Sox will need to add to rotationand outmanned. Steven Wright is certainly having an All-Star-worthy first half
Red Sox will need to add to rotation
Boston Herald / Posted 22 days ago
and outmanned. Steven Wright is certainly having an All-Star-worthy first half, and perhaps is the second coming of 1995 Tim Wakefield, but he’s not enough. David Price has yet to hit that higher gear that we all assume is lurking somewhere.... Read more
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Boston Herald
Children’s champions feted at UNICEF galalocal socials Alli Achtmeyer, Bryan Rafanelli, Dr. Pramila Yadav, Jan Saragoni,
Children’s champions feted at UNICEF gala
Boston Herald / Posted 25 days ago
local socials Alli Achtmeyer, Bryan Rafanelli, Dr. Pramila Yadav, Jan Saragoni, former Red Sox players Jason Varitek and Tim Wakefield, actress Eliza Dushku and co-chairs Susan Littlefield, Tiffany Ortiz and Patty Ribakoff. A live auction... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Rick Porcello Falters But Worn-Out Bullpen Dooms Boston In Losshave 521. — The last time the Red Sox gave up seven home runs was on Aug. 8, 2
Rick Porcello Falters But Worn-Out Bullpen Dooms Boston In Loss
New England Sports Network / Posted 25 days ago
have 521. — The last time the Red Sox gave up seven home runs was on Aug. 8, 2004, against the Detroit Tigers, and starter Tim Wakefield was responsible for six of them. Boston won that game 11-9, however. — It’s worth noting Tazawa had a 0.90... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Rick Porcello Falters But Worn-Out Bullpen Dooms Boston In Losshave 521. — The last time the Red Sox gave up seven home runs was on Aug. 8, 2
Rick Porcello Falters But Worn-Out Bullpen Dooms Boston In Loss
New England Sports Network / Posted 25 days ago
have 521. — The last time the Red Sox gave up seven home runs was on Aug. 8, 2004, against the Detroit Tigers, and starter Tim Wakefield was responsible for six of them. Boston won that game 11-9, however. — It’s worth noting Tazawa had a 0.90... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
10 Degrees: Underappreciated Mike Trout is as good as everhe owns the sixth-best ERA in the AL. Only Chris Sale is averaging more innings
10 Degrees: Underappreciated Mike Trout is as good as ever
Yahoo Sports / Posted 28 days ago
he owns the sixth-best ERA in the AL. Only Chris Sale is averaging more innings per start than Wright in the league. Tim Wakefield didn’t start to harness his knuckleball until he was 28. R.A. Dickey gained control at 35. Wright is not too... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Steven Wright Used Tip From Tim Wakefield To Escape Jam In Red Sox WinBut pitching coach Carl Willis came out to give him a tip — something Wright le
Steven Wright Used Tip From Tim Wakefield To Escape Jam In Red Sox Win
New England Sports Network / Posted 29 days ago
But pitching coach Carl Willis came out to give him a tip — something Wright learned from former Red Sox knuckleballer Tim Wakefield last year. Wright proceeded to induce a ground out to the next batter to escape the jam. The rest, as they... Read more
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Boston Globe
For an entire generation of Red Sox fans, 1986 is now little more than a footnotethen… For an entire generation, postseason heartache was really limited to wat
For an entire generation of Red Sox fans, 1986 is now little more than a footnote
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
then… For an entire generation, postseason heartache was really limited to watching Aaron Boone launch one off of Tim Wakefield in the 2003 ALCS, a defining moment that lasted all of 365 days in the inner torture chamber. For the rest of... Read more
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