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Josh Beckett gave up one run in five solid innings and the Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-4 in a split-squad game Saturday.
Beckett started a double play, struck out two and walked one. He allowed two hits.
Orioles starter Armando Galarraga gave up four runs and six hits in four inning.
The Orioles brought over mostly bench players and minor leaguers. But the game marked shortstop prospect Manny Machado's first start in the Grapefruit League. The third overall pick in the 2010 draft out of Miami Brito High went 0 for 1 with two walks.
The Red Sox and Orioles tied 3-3 in 10 innings in a split-squad game in Sarasota.
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The Boston Red Sox announced that they have released Carlos Silva.
The Red Sox had signed Silva to a minor league deal with a base salary of $1mm with tons of incentives.
But Silva developed shoulder inflammation early in Spring Training and was never able to make it into a game before he was released.
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Clay Buchholz allowed one run and four hits in five innings, Cody Ross homered for the second straight afternoon and the Boston Red Sox beat the Tampa Bay Rays 8-4 Sunday.
Buchholz, who struck out four and walked none, allowed his only run on Evan Longoria's first-inning homer - his first hit of spring training. Longoria was 2 for 3 with a walk, two runs and an RBI.
"It’s nice to know you’re the first one out of the gate," Lester said. "It’s always exciting. It’s nice to get the first one out of the way as soon as possible so you can build off of that."
Josh Beckett will start the home opener against the Rays on April 13.
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After splitting their split-squad doubleheader with the Baltimore Orioles on Saturday, the Boston Red Sox head north up I-75 for a Grapefruit League matchup with their AL East rivals, the Tampa Bay Rays.
First pitch this afternoon is scheduled for 1:05 p.m. and the game will be broadcast in the Red Sox television market on NESN. If you can't get to your television, the game...
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. (AP) -- Clay Buchholz allowed one run and four hits in five innings, Cody Ross homered for the second straight afternoon and the Boston Red Sox beat the Tampa Bay Rays 8-4 Sunday.
Buchholz, who struck out four and walked none, allowed his only run on Evan Longoria's first-inning homer -- his first hit of spring training. Longoria was 2 for 3 with a walk...
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