1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. Boston-Minnesota: Manny Clutch Again

    For the second straight day Manny Ramirez provided the game changing blow. This time it was a game tying two-run homerun in the eighth inning to make it 5-5. Brandon Moss drove in the game winning run on a single up the middle...

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  21. In Case Of Emergency: Barry Lamar

    While the Nation holds their breath in anticipation of a David Ortiz return slated to begin around the end of the month, there still lies the possibility our Papi will never be able to find his pre-wrist injury form...

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  22. 7/8: Lester Looks To Replicate

    Prev. Gm: Minnesota Twins (50-39) @ Boston Red Sox (53-39) Nick Blackburn (7-4, 3.68) @ Jon Lester (7-3, 3.21) 7:05 PM EDT | Fenway Park (Boston, MA) TV: NESN RADIO: WRKO 680, SBN 1150 GAME NOTES: Nick Blackburn is an excellent pitcher…...

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  23. BLOGPOLL: N.L. Awards 7/8

    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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  24. Could Theo Stand Pat?

    Filling in for Tim again is Daniel Rathman… Yesterday, the news came out that the Red Sox will recall Clay Buchholz to start Friday against the Orioles, and will meanwhile send Justin Masterson back to Pawtucket to work as a reliever...

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  25. a very boring Terrible Cartoon

    I gotta be honest, folks. Following Wimbledon, the 15 inning Tigers game, and the (murderous) 10 inning Sox game, all of which I watched because it was a Sunday and I am a crazy person, I was ...

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