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

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ALEX SPEIER

Inside Alex Cora’s departure from the Red Sox

By , Globe Staff

Monday began with buzzing around the Fenway offices. Within 24 hours, a decision had to be made.

How will the Red Sox find a new manager this close to spring training?

By , Globe Staff

With the start of spring training less than a month away, Chaim Bloom and his staff are scurrying to put together a list of candidates to replace Alex Cora.

Alex Speier

Alex Cora’s departure leaves a giant void in the Red Sox organization

By , Globe Staff

The task of finding Cora’s replacement is a considerable one without a simple solution.

ALEX SPEIER

Breaking down how the Astros’ sign-stealing scheme worked, and the investigation into the Red Sox

By , Globe Staff

MLB dropped a hammer on the Astros, and now the spotlight shines on the Red Sox.