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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 WEEI.com, the New Hampshire Union Leader, Boston Metro, and the Herald.

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Alex Speier

What if the Red Sox don’t turn it around?

By , Globe Staff

David Price has been on teams that started slowly before. They can rebound to make the playoffs, or they can become sellers at the trade deadline.

ALEX SPEIER

Assessing the damage: Just how bad is it for the Red Sox?

By , Globe Staff

There is such a thing as an April hole that is too deep to escape.

ALEX SPEIER | ON BASEBALL

What’s wrong with Mookie Betts?

By , Globe Staff

A sense of urgency is beginning to grow among Betts and the Red Sox to shake their sluggish ways.

RED SOX 6, ORIOLES 4

Eduardo Rodriguez gives Red Sox first winning streak

By , Globe Staff

The inconsistent lefthander kept Baltimore in control on Friday, striking out eight without a walk as the Boston rotation finally earned a 2019 victory.