1. Boston Red Sox: 10 Things We Learned from Series Win over Tampa Bay Rays

    The Boston Red Sox returned to Fenway Park after a horrible road trip that left them with the worst record in the majors. They clearly missed being home...

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  2. Boston Red Sox: Bobby Valentine's Kevin Youkilis Comments Prove He's a Disaster

    When Bobby Valentine was announced as the new manager of the Boston Red Sox in the offseason, there was some concern that his style would not work with this team. In terms of approach, he and predecessor Terry Francona are polar opposites...

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  3. Boston Red Sox: Recapping the Sox' Roster Moves Before Game with Tampa Bay Rays

    The Boston Red Sox were fairly busy ahead of Game 3 of their first home series of the season. A day after beating the Tampa Bay Rays 12-5, Boston made five roster moves, with two ...

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  4. Boston Red Sox: 10 Things to Watch as Sox Return to Fenway Park to Face Rays

    The Boston Red Sox return to Fenway Park tonight after a woeful road trip which has left them with the worst record in the major leagues...

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  5. Boston Red Sox: Should Sox Fans Boo Their Own Team at the Home Opener?

    The Boston Red Sox have always had a fiercely loyal fan base, but that loyalty has been stretched to breaking point recently. The way the 2011 season ended, with Boston blowing a nine-game lead in September, is still fresh in fans' minds...

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  6. Boston Red Sox: Twitter Users' 10 Best Suggestions for Closer

    Alfredo Aceves had a rough start as the Boston Red Sox ' new closer. He allowed the first five runners to reach base and blew two games in 14 pitches. His third outing was good, setting the Toronto Blue Jays down in order for his first save...

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  7. Boston Red Sox: Why 2012's Slow Start Is More Concerning Than 2011

    For the second consecutive year, the Boston Red Sox have got off to a very slow start. In 2011, they were 0-6. In 2012, they are 1-5. Once again, pitching has been the main concern, and the numbers are very close to what they were last year...

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  8. MLB Power Rankings: Projecting Each Team's Record After April

    How much can you really take from the first week of the baseball season? The weather is bad, rookies get off to hot starts because no one has worked them out yet, veterans take time to get going, and new players have to get used to new teams...

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  9. Boston Red Sox: Why Bobby Valentine Has to Leave Daniel Bard in the Rotation

    In his major league career, Daniel Bard has never started a game, spending all his time as the set-up guy for closer Jonathan Papelbon...

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  10. Boston Red Sox: Positives to Take from Detroit Tigers Sweep

    The Boston Red Sox have not started the season well by any stretch of the imagination. Their pitching was terrible, allowing 26 runs. Their offense was terrible, scoring just two runs in the first two games...

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  11. Boston Red Sox: The Best and Worst Performances in the Sweep by Detroit

    It seems that we have been down this road before. The Boston Red Sox , with their huge payroll and World Series aspirations, open the season on the road against another playoff-hopeful team and got swept, starting the season 0-3...

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  12. Andrew Bailey Needs Surgery: Who Should Be Closer for Boston Red Sox?

    With the Boston Globe reporting Tuesday that Boston Red Sox closer Andrew Bailey will likely need surgery on a right thumb injury, the Sox pitching lineup has been thrown into a state of flux once again...

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  13. MLB Free Agency: Josh Hamilton and 10 Riskiest Free Agents on 2013 Market

    Even though 28 of the 30 MLB teams have yet to play a game this season, it's never too early to look to the future. So let's look to the end of the season and the big-name players who will be out of contract...

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  14. Boston Red Sox Starting Rotation: Are Felix Doubront, Daniel Bard Good Choices?

    It took him almost the entirety of spring training, but Bobby Valentine has finally announced his decision on the final two rotation spots, with Felix Doubront and Daniel Bard winning the contest...

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  15. Boston Red Sox: Optioning Jose Iglesias to Triple-A Pawtucket Is the Right Move

    In the last few weeks of spring training, a debate was gathering momentum: should prospect Jose Iglesias be the starting shortstop for the Boston Red Sox on Opening Day? It was ...

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  16. MLB Trade Rumors: 10 Hot Names to Watch as Depth Charts Are Finalized

    The first game of the 2012 MLB season is actually tomorrow, as the Seattle Mariners and Oakland Athletics face off in Japan...

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  17. 2012 NL Cy Young: Cole Hamels and 10 Dark-Horse Candidates

    Spring training is the time of year when every team thinks they can win the World Series, every player thinks he can be the MVP and every pitcher thinks he can win the Cy Young...

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  18. Cricket Asia Cup: Virat Kohli Saviour Again as India Stun Pakistan in Thriller

    Virat Kohli is the greatest young cricketer in the world. The 23-year-old produced a phenomenal 183, the best innings of his short career, to guide India to the country's biggest-ever successful ODI run chase...

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  19. Boston Red Sox: How Does the Starting Rotation Compare to the New York Yankees'?

    The AL East is a very tough division. The Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees have two of the most dynamic batting orders in baseball, the Toronto Blue Jays have the league's ...

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  20. Cricket Asia Cup: Gautam Gambhir and Virat Kohli Carry India Past Sri Lanka

    After being whitewashed 4-0 in the Test series in England and Australia, and finishing a distant third in last month's Tri-Series, most people doubted India had much chance in the 2012 Asia Cup...

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  21. Boston Red Sox: Jon Lester and 10 Players Who Should Make It to the Hall of Fame

    The Boston Red Sox are one of baseball's greatest franchises. They have won more World Series championships than all but two AL teams, play in the oldest stadium, are part of the ...

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  22. Cricket Star Rahul Dravid Retires: What Is the Future Like for India?

    Rahul Dravid , former Indian captain and statistically one of the greatest batsmen of all time, has announced his retirement from international cricket...

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  23. Should Alfredo Aceves Start for the Boston Red Sox in 2012?

    If it weren't for Tommy John surgery, the Boston Red Sox would already have their rotation set. With Jon Lester, Josh Becket, Clay Buchholz, Daisuke Matsuzaka and John Lackey, the Sox would have four very good pitchers, and a John Lackey...

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  24. Cricket Tri-Series Final: Dominant Bowling Helps Australia Top Timid Sri Lanka

    A masterful performance with bat and ball from Clint McKay carried Australia to a 16-run victory over Sri Lanka in the deciding third and final game of the Commonwealth Bank Series...

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  25. Cricket Tri-Series Final: Sri Lanka and Australia Set Up for Classic in Adelaide

    An opening partnership that almost reached 200 runs put Sri Lanka on course to an easy victory in the second final of the Tri-Series in Australia...

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