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KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Josh Beckett is coming under fire for playing golf with a sore lat muscle after missing a start. But Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine isn't ready to jump to any conclusions. Since Beckett flew back to Boston on Wednesday, Valentine said he never had an opportunity to discuss the issue with his right-hander. "I haven't talked to Josh about this yet, so it's really not -- I'm not sure I can really comment on it other than to say, physical issues I guess, he had a sore lat," Valentine said. "He wasn't an injured player. I...
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