Found July 15, 2013 on Sports-Glory:
Despite a 3-2, 11-inning loss to the Oakland Athletics on Sunday, their second straight, the Boston Red Sox still managed to finish the first half of their season on a high note. Now 58-39, the Bosox dropped the finale of their three-game set in Oakland and even after losing two of their past 

Another Mysterious Setback For Clay Buchholz

Buchholz Down AgainAccording to multiple reports, Clay Buchholz will not make his scheduled rehab start on Sunday due to continued injury problems. Frankly, we've lost track of how many rehab milestones Buchholz has skipped. Also, this thing started as a stiff neck and is now characterized as "inflammation of the bursa sac in his right shoulder." This situation calls...

South Central Lackey (I’m Sorry)

Dear John Lackey: Watching you hold down the American League’s second-best team and one of our most likely playoff opponents last night, I suddenly realized how valuable you are to this team right now. And then I thought about all the not-so-awesome things I said about you when you were performing not-so-awesomely. And it made me sad. Fact is, you may not have been my favorite...

John Lackey Wins Amica Pitcher of the Week Honors After Striking Out 14 Batters in Two Starts

There have been plenty of great story lines this season for the Boston Red Sox, but John Lackey‘s return to dominance after missing the entire 2012 season may be chief among them. Lackey now has a 2.78 ERA with 93 strikeouts in 100 1/3 innings. The season got off to a rough start, too, when he left his first start of the season after just 4 1/3 innings after injuring his biceps...

Big Papi, Jose Bautista do a little 'Prancercising'

Via the MLB Fan Cave comes this rather hilarious video of Red Sox slugger David Ortiz prancercising his way to the 2013 MLB All-Star game. Along the way he’s joined by Blue Jays outfielder Jose Bautista, and the pair take the hot new workout fad to exciting new levels… And if you haven’t been exposed to the phenomenon that is Prancercise®: A Fitness Workout, here’s the...

Red Sox' Clay Buchholz suffers minor setback

While the Boston Red Sox continue to lead the American League East, they would love to have their ace back helping them extend that lead.  Unfortunately, Clay Buchholz is still on the comeback trail after being diagnosed with shoulder bursitis weeks ago.  And now, Buchholz has hit another speed bump in his recovery.  He felt soreness during his bullpen session on Sunday. Rob...

David Ortiz, Jose Bautista ‘Prancercise’ Their Way to All-Star Game (Video)

David Ortiz‘s latest conquest may be a bit of a head-scratcher, but there’s no denying the humor. The Red Sox’ designated hitter, who’s never been afraid to get in front of a camera, is back at it again for MLB’s Fan Cave promotional efforts. Ortiz, who is in New York for Tuesday night’s All-Star Game, found some extra time to get a little prancercising in. Prancercising...

Four Real? Red Sox vs A's 7-12-13

Pete Lepak RedSoxLife Staff Writer Game 95: Lackey gets it done, Sox win 4-2 John Lackey went seven strong innings to carry the Red Sox over the A's on Friday night. Although he walked four, Lackey only gave up three hits, and his defense carried him in some tight situations. The win gives Boston a four and a half game lead in the AL East and guarantees that they will have...

Video: Prancercising with Big Papi

Boston Red Sox DH David Ortiz warms up for the 2013 MLB All-Star Game by prancercising down the streets outside the MLB Fan Cave. He even has a special guest, Jose Bautista join him. Your browser does not support iframes. Follow Ian on Twitter @soxanddawgs. And be sure to like us on Facebook as well.  

Dustin Pedroia Talks Up Red Sox Going to World Series, Says Home Field Advantage Especially Important for David Ortiz

The Red Sox have looked good all season. They have the best record in the American League East (and the American League) as well as the most wins in all of Major League Baseball at the All-Star break. Perhaps it’s time to stop treading carefully when using “Red Sox” and “World Series” in the same sentence and just go for it. Dustin Pedroia is. Pedroia voiced the MLB party...

Video: Lackey, Pedroia Lead Red Sox Past A's, 4-2

John Lackey allowed two runs on three hits over seven innings while Dustin Pedroia knocked in the go ahead runs in the 8th with a two-run single to give the Boston Red Sox a 4-2 win over the Oakland A's at Coliseum in Oakland, CA on Friday night. Your browser does not support iframes. PC/ MOBILE/TABLET LINK (full game recap) For more slices...

Red Sox's Clay Buchholz could rehab Thursday; Stephen Drew close

Clay Buchholz is scheduled to throw a bullpen session Sunday at Oakland–Alameda County Coliseum according to Jeff Kirshman of as well as shortstop Stephen Drew also slated to return following the All-Star Break. Buchholz continues to recover from right shoulder bursitis that's kept him off the mound since June 8. Red Sox manager John Farrell said Buchholz will...

Lighting a candle

Eric D. Schabell Contributing Writer It has been awhile, a long while, since Red Sox fans have been enthralled by their number one starter Clay Buchholz. Since the 8th of June he has been out with a 'neck strain', since the 8th of June we have not had our ace. The impact has been handled well by the rest of the pitching staff, with smoke and mirrors we seem to be pulling...

Boston Red Sox struggles in Oakland continue

  Most Boston Red Sox fans know that playing in Oakland hasn’t been a favorable place for the team to play dating back to 2008. That trend continued this past weekend as the Red Sox lost two out of three from the Athletics. Boston now hasn’t won a series in Oakland since April 2008. The series got off to a good start on Friday night, with the Red Sox getting another solid pitching...

Your Morning Dump...where Buchholz still hurts

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. Buchholz threw a bullpen session Sunday in Oakland and felt soreness in his neck and shoulder area. Buchholz, who hasn’t pitched since June 8, won’t throw another bullpen session until Thursday...
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