Michael Settipani joined CLNS Radio in July 2015 as a Bruins Beat columnist. Since then, Michael has also joined the Red Sox Beat team, and started the Bruins Beat podcast. In addition, Michael is a sports productions professional, and has held positions at HockeyTech Inc., Entercom Communications and NESN.
Michael is a graduate of Southern New Hampshire University where he obtained a B.A. in Communications.
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The Boston Red Sox (34-25) will travel to Target Field to take on the struggling Minnesota Twins (18-41). The Red Sox will look to get back on track after dropping the second game against San Francisco. The Red Sox will hand the ball to knuckleballer Steven Wright (6-4, 2.29 ERA) for the first game of the three game set. The Twins will counter with Tyler Duffey (2-4, 4.79 ERA), who supports a 7.94 ERA in his last four starts.
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The Boston Red Sox (32-21) will look to win the four game series tonight after dropping last night’s slugfest to Baltimore (29-22). The Red Sox offense looks to remain hot and hopefully get a better start than yesterday as they hand the ball to Rick Porcello (7-2, 3.68 ERA). Porcello has not been great in his career against Baltimore. In 12 career starts, Porcello is 3-7 with a 5.75 ERA. Baltimore will counter with Ubaldo Jimenez (2-6, 6.86 ERA). In Jimenez last four starts, he's 0-3 with an ERA north of ten.
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The Boston Red Sox (32-20) took game two of four in Camden Yards as Mookie Betts and Eduardo Rodriguez lead the way against the Baltimore Orioles (28-22). Betts hit three home runs and Rodriguez pitched six strong innings in his first start of the season as Boston extends their division lead to three over their AL East foe.
The Boston Red Sox (31-20) will look to make it three wins in a row as they take on the Baltimore Orioles (28-21). The Red Sox are coming off of a complete game by Steven Wright as the Red Sox homered three times to take the first of four in Baltimore. Red Sox will send Eduardo Rodriguez (0-0, 0.00) to the mound for his first start of the year. Baltimore will counter with Kevin Gausman (0-2, 3.24 ERA).
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The Boston Red Sox (29-17) offense scored double digit runs for the seventh time this season as they take the first two games of the series against the Colorado Rockies (21-24). Steven Wright pitched seven strong innings to get his fourth win of the year and Jackie Bradley Jr and Xander Bogaerts also both extended their hitting streaks in the win.
The Boston Red Sox (28-17) will look to take the middle game of the three game series against the Colorado Rockies (21-23). The Red Sox are coming off an 8-3 victory in the first game of the series. The Red Sox will send knuckleballer Steven Wright (3-4, 2.52 ERA) to the mound. Wright has given up three runs or less in seven of his last eight starts this season. The Rockies, who has lost 25 of the last 30 games in American League ballparks, will counter with Chad Bettis (4-2 4.18 ERA)