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A “Royal” Disappointment: Red Sox Lose Again at Fenway

The Red Sox dropped the ball again last night with their first game against the Kansas City Royals, blowing a four-run lead that led to the 8-6 loss at Fenway. It started out with a bang. David Ortiz blasted his 300th career homer for two runs, and the Sox were up 3-0 at the end […]

Big Papi is Back as Sox Avoid Sweep Against Mariners, 8-4

It started to look like the Red Sox were going to find themselves on the losing end once more against the Seattle Mariners, until an exciting seventh inning broke open the game for the Sox, carrying them to an 8-4 win. The Sox avoided their first sweep at Fenway Park this season, and, coupled with […]

Mike Lowell on the DL, Time to Panic?

Mike Lowell went ahead with the Synvisc shot on Monday in order to help alleviate the pain in his hip, a leftover side effect from the surgery he had last October.  Although the procedure went well, and doctors additionally removed 15 cc’s of fluid from the area, it’s still unclear whether that may be enough. […]

Red Sox Starting Rotation: Recipe for Success

We all witnessed John Smoltz’s debut to the Red Sox Thursday night in the final game of the series against the Washington Nationals, and it wasn’t pretty. At least, not in the first inning. But after his nerves seemed to settle down, so did the pitching.  In the four and a half innings that followed, […]

Lowell Might Receive Synvisc Shot for Hip Pain

After battling through the end of last season with a torn labrum in his right hip, Mike Lowell underwent arthroscopic surgery in October to fix the problem, and came back this season looking a lot better, at least on the outside. But now, there’s no hiding the fact that Lowell is still feeling pain and […]

Green Looks Golden

The Red Sox are currently at the top of the AL East, five games ahead of the Yankees, and for the most part it looks like they’ll be able to keep up the pace and stay on top. But despite all of this, as a team they’ve had plenty of problems, and are suffering from […]