Found September 15, 2012 on IMAGE CPR SPORTS:
Red Sox slugger David Ortiz got a kick out of seeing this kid’s huge red Boston logo on his head before the Red Sox vs. Blue Jays game. Check it out. A big Boston “B” on the back of his head and the number “5” on the side. Now that’s a fan!

Ciriaco lifts Sox to secure back-to-back wins

Pedro Ciriaco drove in the winning run in the 9th inning of a 3-2 win in Toronto.  Ciriaco doubled off something called Steve Delabar to drive in Jarrod Saltalamacchia. Pedro stole a base to get to third, but couldn't get home after Jacoby Ellsbury walked and Daniel Nava struck out. No matter: Andrew Bailey came on to get the save and the Sox escaped with a win. The...

Taking Stock: Yankees - Red Sox series

After every series, we'll take stock of how each individual and group performance affects their overall value. Lineup Jacoby Ellsbury: After a huge game 1 (4-for-5, 2 RBI), Ellsbury went 2-for-9 the rest of the series. It was still better than his performances in the recent past. Scott Podsednik: I don't know what happened to him. He was a sure thing for every series...

Ryan Lavarnway Labels Daniel Nava's Grab 'Game-Saving,' Considers It One of Season's Best (Video)

The Blue Jays jumped out to a 3-0 lead on Friday, but then Ryan Lavarnway struck. The young catcher blasted a three-run shot, tying the game and giving the Red Sox hope, which they eventually turned into an 8-5 win at Rogers Centre. Lavarnway added another RBI later in the game, but his teammates were the subject of his praise following the victory. Lavarnway lauded the effort of...

Bobby Valentine Cites Strategy Over Feelings in Decision to Pinch-Hit For Jose Iglesias

Editor's note: is going to tell the story of the 2012 Red Sox in Bobby Valentine's words. Each game day, we will select a Valentine quote that sums up the day for the Red Sox. It was another day, and another decision that Bobby Valentine would have to explain to everyone else after the Red Sox lost 5-0 to the Blue Jays on Sunday afternoon. During the top of the seventh...

Cody Ross Heating Up, Hits Cleanup as Red Sox, Blue Jays Face Off in Final Game of Series

Editor's note: The temperature gauge is a Bill James-created statistic that measures how hot or cold hitters are. We will spotlight Red Sox and opposing team temperatures on game days. Cody Ross has been one of the few bright spots for the Red Sox in 2012, and he'll look to continue that Sunday afternoon as Boston aims to complete a three-game sweep of the Blue Jays. Ross...

Will Middlebrooks, Daniel Nava Among Those Thrilled About PawSox' Governors' Cup Championship (Video)

The Red Sox' major league club is in the midst of one of its more disappointing seasons in recent years, but things are looking up in the farm system. The Pawtucket Red Sox finished off the Charlotte Knights on Thursday to claim their first International League championship since 1984. The PawSox' Governors' Cup victory came via a clean sweep, which was capped off by...

MLB Rumors: Must John Henry Choose Between Boston Red Sox And Liverpool FC?

Rumors circulated yesterday that the Boston Red Sox could be quietly on the market right now so that main financier John Henry can focus more on his other professional sports franchise, Liverpool FC. Both organizations are owned by the Fenway Sports Group, and it is becoming extremely expensive and time consuming to run and finance both teams for ownership. But while...

Bobby V: Bosox roster in September 'weakest' ever

Boston Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine says his team's roster is beyond depleted. Valentine was asked before Friday night's game in Toronto whether the last-place Red Sox could use some extra call-ups. Valentine answered: ''Are you kidding?'' He then added: ''This is the weakest roster we've ever had in September in the history of baseball. It...

Joe Castiglione Honored for Thirty Years Broadcasting the Red Sox, Hopes for Many More (Video)

The long time radio voice of the Red Sox got his due this week. On Wednesday, the Red Sox held a celebration prior to their game against the Yankees to honor Joe Castiglione for thirty years in the booth. Former broadcast partner Jerry Trupiano and NESN broadcaster Don Orsillo were among those present to honor Castiglione. The WEEI broadcaster was looking ahead during the ceremony...

Jose Iglesias Reacts to Bobby Valentine's Decision to Pinch Hit in Middle of At Bat (Video)

We're still left with more questions than answers following Bobby Valentine's bizarre decision to pinch hit for Jose Iglesias in the middle of an at bat. Iglesias spoke to the media following the game and told them there were no plans in place prior to his plate appearance for him to be lifted. To see the full story on the at bat, check it out here. Watch Iglesias' full...

Surprises Abound in Toronto, But Major Drama Still Awaits Red Sox Hoping to Avoid City's Quirks (Video)

The Red Sox have seen their fair share of strange things in Toronto this season, and Friday night was no different. Daisuke Matsuzaka allowed three runs in one inning without giving up a hit, in the same city where fans have run onto the field with weird sayings on their chest. NESN Nation's Dan Duquette isn't sure there's a saying to apply for Friday night's game...

Destination Red Sox Nation - 9/14

Destination Red Sox Nation is our look at how the minor league teams of the Boston Red Sox fare each night. Game story and box score links as well as links to team rosters, team stats and league standings can be found by clicking on the read more button below if you're on the home page. If you would like to listen to any of the Red Sox minor league affiliates' games...
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