1. 5 Things We've Learned About the Red Sox so Far in Spring Training

    Just a few weeks into spring training, there's still a lot of question marks hanging off the Red Sox . For instance, we don't yet know whether or not Jon Lester, John Lackey and ...

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  2. Breakout Stars from the Red Sox's First Week of Spring Training Action

    A few innings can't tell you much, but first impressions are still important. This is especially true for a ball club that is on the path to redemption after putting on its worst performance in decades last season...

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  3. Schilling's Bloody Sock and Other Really Gross Sports Memorabilia

    Sports memorabilia doesn't always materialize in the form of an autographed ball or game-worn jersey. Sometimes it's body parts or things soaked in bodily fluids—like Curt Schilling's bloody sock...

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  4. 5 Things Spring Training Will Tell Us About the Boston Red Sox

    Spring training won't assure fans that the Red Sox will win. It can't prove that the starting rotation will recover, that John Farrell has all the answers or that everyone will stay healthy...

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  5. What Kind of Impact Will Former Red Sox Favorites Have on the 2013 Team?

    The 2013 Red Sox roster is nearly unrecognizable from the ones that won World Series titles in 2004 and 2007...

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  6. The Best 'Harlem Shake' Memes in Sports

    The "Harlem Shake" has taken over the Internet for about a week now and everyone and anyone is getting in on it—especially sports teams...

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  7. 5 Things Red Sox Manager Farrell Must Do Differently Than Valentine

    New Red Sox manager John Farrell has his work cut out for him as he tries to pick up the pieces from last year's horrendous showing under Bobby Valentine...

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  8. Boston Red Sox: Under-the-Radar Pitchers to Watch During Spring Training

    The Boston Red Sox 's 2012 campaign left a lot to be desired, but there was nothing more disappointing than Boston's pitching. With fans hoping for a complete 180 from the mound, spring training represents the first hopeful sign of a turnaround...

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  9. LeBron James Becoming Likable? Looking Back at the King's Most Hated Moments

    It's not like anyone denies his talent. Nobody, especially now that he finally has a ring, says, " LeBron James is overrated." It's just that he's a jerk. And that his ego is bigger than Texas...

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  10. Kevin Youkilis Shaves Beard, Officially a Yankee

    It happened so fast. One day in 2005, Boston's favorite idiot Johnny Damon was promising that no amount of money would bring him to New York. He said, "There's no way I can go play for the Yankees, but I know they're going to come after me hard...

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  11. Truck Day Turnout Reinforces Uniqueness of Red Sox Nation

    In Boston, nobody cares about whether or not the groundhog sees its shadow come Feb. 2. Instead, the coming of spring announces itself on 18 wheels of a JetBlue -sponsored big rig on Red Sox Truck Day...

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  12. 5 49ers Consolation Prizes Better Than Jell-O's Pudding Drop

    San Francisco fans can buck up, because a silver lining to the 49ers Super Bowl defeat is dropping on Tuesday: free pudding. It's doubtful that a pudding cup, though delicious, will expunge the pain of a broken, perfect Super Bowl record...

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  13. 7 Broken-Record Discussions to Expect During Super Bowl XLVII

    From brothers to biceps to a weeping Ray Lewis , Super Bowl XLVII is not lacking in storylines . Unfortunately, it's all we've heard about for the last two weeks, over and over and over again...

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  14. Will the 2012-13 NHL Season Come with an Asterisk?

    Fans waited and waited and waited some more. And just when they were ready to resign to what seemed to be an inevitable repeat of 2004, hockey came back...

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  15. Which San Francisco 49ers Super Bowl Win Tops the List?

    If three years ago someone had predicted that the San Francisco 49ers would be playing in this year's Super Bowl, most listeners would have dropped and ROFL'd (rolled on the floor laughing) in their face...

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  16. Kaepernicking and 6 Other Football Memes That Have Gone Viral

    Colin Kaepernick, the Bay Area boy that permanently secured the starting spot over 49ers quarterback Alex Smith this year and subsequently led San Francisco to the Super Bowl, has trademarked Kaepernicking...

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  17. Boston Red Sox Predictions: 5 Storylines That Will Determine Success in 2013

    No doubt about it, the Boston Red Sox are rebuilding. The 2004 and 2007 Champions have all but hit rock bottom after finishing dead-last in the AL East in 2012 during one of the worst seasons in their history...

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