Sports Reporter

Alex Speier

Alex Speier has been covering sports for the Globe since 2015, with most of his time devoted to the Red Sox beat with additional forays into the Patriots, Celtics, and Bruins. Prior to the Globe, he covered the Red Sox for a number of outlets, including, the New Hampshire Union Leader, Boston Metro, and the Herald.

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Jackie Bradley Jr. calls it his most amazing play ever

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The Red Sox center fielder slipped, but recovered in spectacular fashion to catch Josh Bell’s drive in a game against the Pirates.

Steve Pearce leaves game with leg discomfort

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The Red Sox first baseman said the move was precautionary.

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Chris Sale sparkles in first Grapefuit League start

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Sale struck out seven in four shutout innings vs. the Braves.

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Saturday’s spring training report: Chris Sale dominant with four shutout innings

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Sale struck seven and then the Sox bullpen allowed just one run over five innings.