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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Red Sox notebook

Red Sox hire scout who landed Mike Trout for Angels

By , Globe Staff

Greg Morhardt, who spearheaded the Angels’ scouting efforts with Trout, will serve as the Canadian scout for the Red Sox.

Alex Speier

Same cast, different script for Red Sox lineup?

By , Globe Staff

The group that propelled the club to the best offensive marks in the game remains essentially the same, but matching those numbers will be a challenge.

ALEX SPEIER

What Joe Kelly’s exit means for the Red Sox’ approach in the reliever market

By , Globe Staff

The Sox are willing to see where there might be opportunities to strike relatively low-cost deals.

ALEX SPEIER

Why Jackie Bradley Jr. represents a difficult piece to deal

By , Globe Staff

He’d be expected to outperform his salary by a significant margin — the sort of player the Sox are looking to retain, not trade.