Originally written on Boston Sports Media Watch  |  Last updated 8/20/13
Coming off a late night game and a cross-country flight, it seemed natural that the Red Sox would be a bit sluggish last night in San Francisco. Instead, Jon Lester pitched shutout ball into the ninth inning, and the Red Sox beat the Giants 7-0. Lester showing that Sox can count on him again – Sean McAdam says that this was the Lester that the Sox need the rest of the way. Bogaerts left strong impression on PawSox – Tim Britton has those who worked with Xander Bogaerts at Pawtucket raving about his future. Xander Bogaerts a real big deal – Scott Lauber has the Sox looking for the young phenom to give them a boost. Brandon Spikes, Adrian Wilson hit it off – Jeff Howe has the hard-hitting pair looking to set the tone for the defense. Practice is perfect for ramping up NFL coverage – Abraham Madkour in Sports Business Journal has a look at Patriots coverage here for training camp, particularly from The Boston Globe. The writer concludes: Five quick conclusions: First, the amount of cov...
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