1. SOX ON DECK: Papi hits third homer in third game

    Even though the rehabbing David Ortiz belted his third home run in three games on Saturday night, Pawtucket Red Sox Manager Ron Johnson was even more impressed when Boston’s D...

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  2. 7/19: Beckett vs. Saunders

    Prev. Gm: Boston Red Sox (57-41) @ Los Angeles Angels (58-38) Josh Beckett (9-5, 3.94) @ Joe Saunders (12-5, 3...

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  3. Role Reversal

    This year’s version of the All-Star game was a sight to behold: 15 innings of drama-filled baseball, squandered opportunities on both ends, bone-head Uggla errors, blown calls at home plate, and the final hurrah of J...

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  4. Angels-Red Sox: Boston Suffers All-Star Hangover in 11-3 Loss

    The Angels posted three runs in the bottom of the first, and that is all that Los Angeles would need romping Boston 11-3. Designated hitter Garret Anderson knocked in five runs in the win...

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  5. SOX ON DECK: Papi homers yet again in rout

    Pawtucket Red Sox manager Ron Johnson may be reluctant to see David Ortiz return to Boston after he completes his minor league rehab assignment...

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  6. Manny on the outs after intentionally K’ing v. Mariano?

    Former WBZ sports anchor Bob Lobel has come out with some pretty interesting news. Apparently Manny Ramirez was fined for his actions in shoving traveling secretary Jack McCormick to the ground — six figures to a charity...

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  7. Sox On Deck: David Ortiz Makes Ferocious Return to Lineup

    David Ortiz admitted before Thursday night’s International League game between the Pawtucket Red Sox and Toledo Mud Hens that he’s “not used” to watching the Boston Red Sox on television...

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  8. SOX ON DECK: Sox draftee Ryan Lavarnway answers questions

    The Red Sox drafted Ryan Lavarnway, 20, of Yale with the 202nd overall pick (6th round) in the 2008 Amateur Player Draft. A native of Woodland Hills, California, Ryan has not signed with the Red Sox yet, but will do so “hopefully soon...

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  9. Pepsi’s TRIVIA: Four to 25 wins

    The last trivia question asked who committed suicide, the reason being in part a devastating loss to the Red Sox. The answer, as correctly surmised by Tessie’s Dad, was Donnie Moore ...

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  10. Five Keys To The Second Half

    In the first half of the season, some usual suspects led the team to a first place finish at the break. Kevin Youkilis tore the cover off the baseball and played exceptional defense, ...

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  11. 7/15: 2008 All-Star Game Thread

    2008 MLB ALL-STAR GAME Ben Sheets (10-3, 2.85) @ Cliff Lee (12-2, 2.31) Yankee Stadium (Bronx, NY) 8:00 PM EDT, FOX SS Hanley Ramirez ...

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  12. Right or Wrong?

    Jonathan Papelbon feels he should pitch the ninth inning of the All-Star game. Earlier today though, Papelbon has turned that statement around saying Mariano Rivera deserves the right to close out the ninth...

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  13. Jason Varitek: Final Year in Boston

    Today is the day of the All-Star Game, and the Red Sox are represented quite well. There is, however, one person undeserving to be there, and that’s our captain, Jason Varitek...

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  14. 7/14: Home Run Derby Thread

    July 14 2008 HOME RUN DERBY 2008 Yankee Stadium (Bronx, NY) 8:00 PM EDT, ESPN LF Ryan Braun (MIL) 1B Justin Morneau (MIN) 2B Dan Uggla (FLA) CF ...

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  15. BLOGPOLL: A.L. Awards 7/14

    Each week, I am participating in the 2008 MLB Blog Poll at RotoJunkie.com. Below are my current votes for the Most Valuable Player, Cy Young and Rookie of the Year awards...

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  16. Thoughts of an idle mind

    Sorry for the radio silence on my part on the site the last week. A much overdue and needed vacation and some time on the beach has me ready for the second half of the season...

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  17. What Will Happen In the Second Half?

    What is most likely in the second half? David Ortiz regains his stroke after two months off and is a monster in the middle of the lineup 34% of all votes Justin Masterson becomes ...

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  18. Zink’s Story

    When Charlie Zink returns home to El Dorado Hills, Calif. after the Pawtucket Red Sox season, life will become more difficult for two reasons: 1. When he goes golfing with his friends, he’ll have to give strokes...

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  19. BOS 12, BAL 1: Youkilis paces Sox

    Kevin Youkilis drove in a career high six RBI’s as the Boston Red Sox routed the Baltimore Orioles 12-1. Tim Wakefield was stellar in a seven inning six strikeout performance.  He improves to 6-6 on the season with the decision over the Orioles...

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  20. 7/12: Good Or Bad Wake?

    Prev. Gm: Baltimore Orioles (45-46) @ Boston Red Sox (55-40) Radhames Liz (3-1, 5.94) @ Tim Wakefield (5-6, 3...

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  21. Orioles-Red Sox: Baltimore Snaps Five-Game Losing Streak

    Clay Buchholz's return in a Red Sox uniform only lasted five innings, as he gave up four runs. He had some problems with his command, walking five batters but striking out six. Brian Roberts was a home run short of the cycle...

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  22. 7/11: Visit From The Birds

    Prev. Gm: Baltimore Orioles (44-46) @ Boston Red Sox (55-39) Brian Burres (6-5, 5.07) @ Clay Buchholz (2-3, 5...

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  23. Pepsi’s TRIVIA: Suicide

    The last trivia question asked who hit Tony Conigliaro in the face with a fastball, derailing a promising career. The answer, as correctly surmised by Joe, was Jack Hamilton. Leaderboard is updated...

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  24. 2008 Midseason Red Sox Awards

    With the arrival at the halfway point of the season, (just after, really — it’s been 90 games) it’s time to break out the midseason Red Sox awards! Only players currently with the Red Sox are eligible...

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  25. Curt Schilling On The Jace Hall Show

    I highly recommend tuning into The Jace Hall Show on Crackle.com this Thursday, as Red Sox pitcher and three time world champion Curt Schilling will be making an appearance...

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