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J.C. Linares (RF): 3-for-4, 2B, RBI
Scott Podsednik (LF): 1-for-2, RBI, 2 BB
Jeremy Hazelbaker (DH): 2-for-4, double
Marquez Smith (3B): 1-for-3, RBI
Christian Vazquez (C): 1-for-2, 2B, 2 BB, R
Adalberto Ibarra (DH): 2-for-4, RBI
Matty Johnson (RF): 1-for-3, 2B, 2 BB
Dreily Guerrero (SS): 2-for-3, RBI
Keury De La Cruz (LF): 1-for-4, Solo HR (12)
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Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here... highlighting the big storyline. Because there's nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump.
Matsuzaka left after an inning, tying his shortest outing since joining the Red Sox."Leading up to the start, my neck tightened up a little bit and I ended up not being able to throw a bullpen," he...
THE NAME GAME
Let's say you're a big leaguer and you're saddled with what to name your pet hedgehog...what do you do?Well, if you're Kelly Shoppach, you take to Twitter!That's right. On Thursday, the Boston Red Sox catcher enlisted his 17,000-plus followers to help him name his latest family friend.Unfortunately, the only two responses he got were "Sonic" and '...
Jon Lester took the mound for the Sox in hopes of evening the series. He did his job, unfortunately he saw the usually reliable bullpen let him down when Alfredo Aceves blew his 4th save of the season. Ugh.
Lester had a rough first inning. Like Dice-K he got tagged by a former Sox when Coco Crisp hit a leadoff HR to start the game. Sox 0-1. He threw 31 pitches to get through...
The choice to make Daniel Bard a starter may have had farther reaching consequences for the Boston Red Sox
It’s an old adage that the waves made by a stone hitting the water are larger the further you get away from the source and that this applies to the decision’s made not concerning rocks and still lakes.
The Boston Red Sox are currently paying because of the waves created...
Sometimes, you just gotta let loose. That's what NESN announcers Don Orsillo and Jerry Remy did after the Red Sox' loss to Oakland on Monday night, and luckily for us the cameras were rolling. You could say that they were dancing, but that's a very liberal definition of the word. In any case, it's awesome, so check out the latest hijinks from the two in the animation below.
Editor's note: NESN.com is going to tell the story of the 2012 Red Sox in Bobby Valentine’s words. Each game day, we will select the best Valentine quote that sums up the day for the Red Sox. It's not necessarily original or profound to point out that baseball is a game of streaks, and that teams are going to have to wade through the valleys in addition to enjoying the...
The Red Sox-Yankees rivalry runs deep. And apparently that rivalry applies to all areas of life, as, for the second time in a month, one of the team's logos was involved in an arrest. Dorian Brooks, a volunteer employee at the THC Downton Collective in Long Beach, Calif., was arrested by police during a marijuana raid last month while wearing a Red Sox hat. The news comes on...
The New York Yankees have claimed former outfielder Darnell McDonald off waivers from the Boston Red Sox.
McDonald was designated for assignment by the Red Sox on Saturday. He will join the Yankees on Friday for the start of a four-game series at Fenway Park.
McDonald appeared in 38 games and hit .214 with two homers and nine RBIs. The Yankees will make a corresponding 25-man roster...
Happy 4th of July Everyone! I hope you are able to enjoy this holiday and celebrate all that is wonderful about the US of A including our national past time....baseball! Go Red Sox!
– The Boston Red Sox parted ways with right handed pitcher Bobby Jenks according to Craig Calcaterra of NBCSports.com. Calcaterra adds that both parts “reached a contract termination settlement.” Jenks, 31, hasn't pitched in 2012 yet. In 2011 he went 2-2 with a 6.32 ERA, 0.6 HR/9, 7.5 BB/9 and 9.8 SO/9 in 15.2 innings with the Red Sox.
– The Chicago White Sox released...
Note: Pitching matchups are subject to change
Friday, July 6 @ 7:10 PM
Hiroki Kuroda, RHP (8-7, 3.17) vs Josh Beckett, RHP (4-7, 4.06)
TV: NESN, YES, MLB Network, MLB.tv
Radio: Red Sox Radio Network, MLB Gameday Audio
Saturday, July 7 @ 12:35 PM
Phil Hughes, RHP (9-6, 4.29) vs Franklin Morales, LHP (1-1, 2.51)
TV: NESN, YES, MLB Network, MLB.tv
Radio: Red Sox Radio...
The New York Yankees claimed outfielder Darnell McDonald off waivers from the Boston Red Sox according to Marc Carig of the Star-Ledger. The Red Sox designated McDonald for assignment last weekend.
McDonald was hitting .214/.309/.369 while smacking 2 homeruns and driving in 9 runs. His career year came in 2010 when he hit .270/.336/.429 in 319 at-bats.
In a related move, the Yankees...
Here's a running list of injury updates around the Major Leagues:
– Second baseman Freddy Sanchez underwent back surgery today and will be out for the reminder of the season reports Andrew Baggarly of CSN Bay Area. He had a portion of a disc removed from his back.
– Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton won't be able to play tomorrow due to a knee injury according to Joe...