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McDonald Guns Down Encarnacion in Ninth to Secure Red Sox Win; Lester Exits with Back Strain

For eight innings of Tuesday’s game against Toronto, Red Sox pitchers held the Blue Jays completely in check. In the ninth, it was the defense’s turn. Darnell McDonald threw out designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion at home, ending the Blue Jays’ ninth-inning comeback one run short and securing the 3-2 Red Sox victory. McDonald Saves Shaky […]

Buchholz Throws a No-No!

How does a rookie get starting job on the Red Sox? You become the first rookie pitcher in Red Sox history to throw a no hitter. “There’s no going back to Triple-A,” Red Sox manager Terry Francona said. Buchholz wasn’t even suppose to start today. Wakefield twinged his back Friday so Tavarez had to move […]