Mike Carp Has ‘Fun’ In Pitching Debut; Other Notes From Red Sox’s Loss

BOSTON — Things got ugly for the Red Sox on Thursday. Very ugly. The Red Sox were pulverized by the New York Yankees in the teams’ series finale at Fenway Park. Boston committed five errors and produced just four hits in a 14-5 loss. The Red Sox now head to Toronto for three games against the Blue Jays. Let’s first go over some notes from Thursday’s disaster. – Felix Doubront...
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Mike Carp Returns To Lineup As Red Sox Look For Spark vs. Yankees

Mike Carp is back in the starting lineup Wednesday night as the Boston Red Sox look to snap a two-game losing skid. Carp has come off the bench in two of the Red Sox’s last three games but hasn’t started one since Saturday, when he went 0-for-2 with a walk and a run scored before being replaced in left field by Jonny Gomes. Carp will start in left again and bat sixth Wednesday...
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Is This the Turning Point for the 2014 Red Sox?

We had to wait almost 19 games, but we finally got to see a little of that 2013 magic in 2014. I’m talking about a tide-turning homerun from Jonny Gomes. A come-through, pinch-hit appearance by Mike Carp. A fired-up Dustin Pedroia getting the Fenway crowd amped. And a walk-off win that involved the tossing of at least a couple helmets. I don’t want to get too giddy here; I could...
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Red Sox Earn Walk-Off Win Over Orioles On Crazy Final Play (Video)

BOSTON — The Red Sox defeated the Baltimore Orioles 6-5 on Sunday in wild fashion. Mike Carp hit a line drive to left field with the bases loaded and one out in the bottom of the ninth inning. Orioles left fielder David Lough made the catch, but his throw traveled to the backstop and rattled around, allowing Dustin Pedroia to score Boston’s winning run. The wacky final play capped...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox overcome five run deficit, win in a bizarre walk-off

The Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-5 after trailing 5-0 in the sixth inning Sunday night. Mike Carp hit a sacrifice fly to score Dustin Pedroia in the bottom of the ninth in a very exciting game.
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POLL Update: Six In Ten Still Want To Cut Carp

Updated voting in our latest FenwayNation Poll shows a continued—though significantly lessened—preference for dropping Mike Carp when the Red Sox need to cut someone from their overcrowded outfield—upon Shane Victorino's return from the DL. As the table shows, 61% now say Carp should be the one to go (down from 84% in the initial reading), while Jonny Gomes is the second...
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FN POLL: Majority Still Call For Carp To Be Cut

The latest round of voting in our  FenwayNation Poll shows a somewhat reduced, but still overwhelming, preference for letting Mike Carp go when the Red Sox need to cut someone from their soon-to-be six-man outfield. As the table shows, 68% now say Carp should be the one to go, while 14% now name Jackie Bradley, Jr. as the next preferred candidate to be cut. Eight percent each think...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

POLL: Overwhelming Majority Would Cut Carp

Very early voting in our latest FenwayNation Poll shows an overwhelming preference for jettisoning Mike Carp when the Red Sox need to cut someone from their overcrowded outfield. As the table shows, fully 84% say Carp should be the one to go, while just 8% target Daniel Nava. Four percent each think either Jackie Bradley, Jr. or Jonny Gomes should draw the short straw, while no one...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Will Mike Carp Be Swapping Dugouts Tonight?

The one hot trade rumor swirling around the Red Sox lately is a deal sending 1B/OF/DH Mike Carp to the Pirates—tonight's opponent at jetBlue Park. If the sides are close, it would be a convenient swap of dugout and uniform—with Carp simply moving across the diamond. Grady Sizemore's hot Spring has created a crowded conundrum in the outfield, so a Carp trade might make...
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March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

GIF: New Red Sox reporter Elle Duncan has Mike Carp’s attention

Judging from Mike Carp's reaction here, new Boston Red Sox sideline reporter Elle Duncan has his full attention.
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March 02, 2014  |  Discuss

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