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Sox Bench Ortiz, Beat Twins

First allow me to thank all of our service men and women who have died in combat while protecting our country. Without all of their sacrifices, there’s a chance this blog (or any other for that matter) would not exist. Now, to the Sox game… For seemingly the first time all season, the front of […]

Home Runs Power Sox over Mariners

With David Ortiz sitting out for the second straight game while he “rests,” the Red Sox needed some pop from other parts of the lineup (though Ortiz has provided none so far, anyway). They found it in a likely source: Jason Bay, who finished 1-4 with a two-run HR in the second inning. In the […]

Kevin Youkilis Goes on 15-day DL

After some BP today, Kevin Youkilis and the Red Sox realized that it will take some additional time for his strained oblique to recover and have placed him on the 15-day DL. Infielder Gil Velazquez has been called up. Jeff Bailey will take over first base duties for Youkilis during his DL stint. Boston.com has […]

Sox Sweep Twins for 7th Straight Win

Terry Francona celebrated his 50th birthday in grand style on Wednesday, with his Red Sox squad sweeping both games of a doubleheader against the Twins. The Sox scored 17 runs in the process while winning their seventh straight game overall after a 2-6 start. Game 1 Summary Tim Wakefield (2-1)¬†pitched his second straight complete game, […]

Matsuzaka Heads to DL with Mild Strain of the Rotator Cuff

The Red Sox placed Daisuke Matsuzaka on the 15-day disabled list with a mild strain of the rotator cuff in his right shoulder. In his place, the Red Sox called up OF Jeff Bailey for the weekend series against the Orioles. Due to off-days, the next opening in the starting rotation will be Tuesday, and […]