1. 10/1: ALDS Game 1 - Buckle Up!

    Prev. Gm: Boston Red Sox (0-0) @ Los Angeles Angels (0-0) Jon Lester (0-0, -.–) @ John Lackey (0-0, -...

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  2. Timlin off ALDS roster, Sox/Angels stat breakdown

    First, some interesting news about the ALDS roster. Mike Lowell and J.D. Drew are apparently healthy enough to be included...

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  3. Shutterfly TRIVIA: Pinch-run grand slam

    The last trivia question revealed that Tris Speaker, Duffy Lewis, and Hal Janvrin were the last Red Sox (in 1914) to have at least three players with 20 steals or more until this year...

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  4. Series Preview: Boston vs Orange County

    This is not 1986. This is not 2004. This is not 2007. The 2008 Halos are 100-62 and, on paper, the most complete team in baseball...

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  5. In Good Hands

    When the news of Josh Beckett’s strained oblique broke, I’ll admit it, my heart dropped and my shoulders sagged...

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  6. Manny’s mad: Lashes out at Boston media

    T.J. Simers of the LA Times had an interesting interview with our old friend, Manny Being Manny Ramirez, here are the money quotes:  ”The first time I stepped foot in Boston, I said to myself, ‘Whoa...

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  7. Who should be the 25th man on the Sox roster?

    With the news that Josh Beckett has been pushed back to Game 3 of the ALDS, perhaps longer, this changes the complexion of the series...

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  8. Boston splits doublheader with New York

    The New York Yankees took game one 6-2, but the Boston Red Sox did not leave their fans empty handed in the night cap walking off with a 4-3 win...

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  9. Photos from Johnny Pesky’s Induction Ceremony

    It was a rainy, cloudy ceremony to honor Johnny Pesky and his lifetime contributions to the Red Sox. Just as the sky got misty, so did Pesky and most of the crowd. Here are some photos from the ceremony...

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  10. POLL: Whither J.D. Drew and Mike Lowell?

    The previous poll asked: Assuming Beckett, Lester & Matsuzaka have the top three spots in the post-season rotation, who should be #4? Tim Wakefield (10-11, 4.24) 51% of all votes Paul Byrd (11-12, 4...

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  11. ROUNDTABLE: Who’s our playoff No. 4 pitcher?

    Once a week, you’ll hear from numerous Red Sox bloggers on the Internet on a Red Sox related issue, and we’ll aggregate the answers here. Answers are placed in the order they were received...

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  12. Shutterfly TRIVIA: 20+ steals

    The last trivia question revealed that Ichiro Suzuki and Johnny Pesky are the only two players in history to get at least 200 hits the first three seasons of their career...

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  13. Pesky’s Pandora Box: 6 is 1 too many

    If are you like me, you are a fan of the Boston Red Sox. You are a fan of the storied history of a franchise, a fan of the last original American treasure that is Fenway Park, and you ...

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  14. Lugo for Willis in the offseason?

    From Buster Olney’s blog on ESPN.com: Earlier this week, Jon Paul Morosi of the Detroit Free Press speculated on a possible trade match between the Red Sox and Tigers of shortstop Julio Lugo for Dontrelle Willis...

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  15. Rainy Day Wrap Up

    What better on a rainy day than a little open baseball conversation. On this week’s podcast, Paul and I looked back at the regular season and answered a few questions that I would love to hear your thoughts and answers on...

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  16. BOS 5, CLE 4: Kotsay knocks out Indians

    In the bottom of the eighth inning Jeff Bailey pinch hit for Jon Van Every and roped a triple to deep center setting the stage for Mark Kotsay...

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  17. Shutterfly TRIVIA: 200 hits

    The last trivia question revealed that Ken Griffey Jr. was the superstar at the 1999 Home Run Derby that had a young boy jump out of the crowd and run to home plate to shake his hand...

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  18. An Homage to Johnny Pesky

    Johnny Pesky, SS/3B, #6 (1942-present) .307/.394/.386, 1,455 hits, 17 HR, 867 R, 218 K in 10 seasons It was announced by the Red Sox yesterday that Johnny Pesky’s number six will be retired during this weekend’s series with the Red Sox...

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  19. BOS 5, CLE 4: Sox clinch

    Kevin Youkilis started the scoring in the bottom of the fourth inning - a two run homer - to give Boston an early 2-0 lead...

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  20. 9/23: Lee-ry Much?

    Prev. Gm: Cleveland Indians (79-77) @ Boston Red Sox (91-65) Cliff Lee (22-2, 2.41) @ Tim Wakefield (9-11, 4...

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  21. 6 to join 1, 4, 8, 9 and 27?

    According to a report by the Boston Herald, the Red Sox franchise is ready to change their long-standing policy regarding the retirement of a player’s number...

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  22. Regression

    With 37,000 plus patrons at Fenway Park on their collective feet and millions of fans throughout Red Sox Nation ready to celebrate one of those special Fenway Park moments, a walk-off ...

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  23. Week 25: Embrace the drama

    Wow, can you believe it? 25 weeks ago everyone thought they were a contender, after weeks of uncertainity and drama, we finally know who won the Emmys...

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  24. Daisuke Matsuzaka: Shiny on the Outside, Not so Much on the Inside

    Two years after the Japanese phenom known as Daisuke Matsuzaka became a Red Sox, he’s certainly been worth the money if all you care about are wins. Only Brandon Webb, Roy Halladay and CC Sabathia have won more games over the last two seasons...

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  25. Daisuke Matsuzaka Earns 18th Win as Boston Red Sox Top Toronto Blue Jays

    Daisuke Matsuzaka pitched seven shutout innings while only allowing two hits in Toronto yesterday to earn his 18th win of the season. Matsuzaka struck out six in the win...

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