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Red Sox 1B Napoli (finger) returns to lineup

Red Sox 1B Napoli (finger) returns to lineup

ESPN.com MLB.com Updated 5 hours ago
After sitting out one game with a dislocated ring finger on his left hand, Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli is back in the starting lineup, batting cleanup against White Sox ace Chris Sale.
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  • Red Sox to observe Marathon tragedy anniversary

    Red Sox to observe Marathon tragedy anniversary

    MLB.com 8 hours ago
    Prior to Sunday's game vs. the Orioles, the Red Sox will commemorate the one-year anniversary of last year's Boston Marathon tragedy.
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  • Minor league teams will play a game in police and firefighter u…

    Minor league teams will play a game in police and firefighter uniforms

    yahoo.com 9 hours ago
    These days, Minor League Baseball teams come up with all sorts of interesting pop culture-inspired theme jerseys to wear — there's "Star Wars" and "Ghostbusters" and "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" this year alone. The Lehig…
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  • Despite taking loss, Garcia savors pitching experience

    Despite taking loss, Garcia savors pitching experience

    MLB.com 20 hours ago
    Leury Garcia, a utility infielder, came out to start the 14th inning of the Red Sox's 6-4 victory at U.S. Cellular Field. He took the loss by allowing a two-run double to Jackie Bradley Jr. and his career ERA is now 18.00, but it's an experience he'll n…
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  • The Grand Slam: Infielder Leury García takes loss as Red Sox pr…

    The Grand Slam: Infielder Leury García takes loss as Red Sox prevail in 14 innings

    yahoo.com 21 hours ago
    Our first position player pitching alert of the season came to us during the Boston Red Sox 6-4, 14-inning victory over the Chicago White Sox at a chilly U.S. Cellular Field on Wednesday night. White Sox manager Robin Ventura called upon infielder Leury…
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  • Bradley, Boston win Sox battle in 14

    Bradley, Boston win Sox battle in 14

    Jackie Bradley Jr. hit a two-run double off Chicago infielder Leury Garcia in the top of the 14th inning and the Boston Red Sox outlasted the White Sox 6-4 in a game that lasted 5 hours and 17 minutes Wednesday night.
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  • Farrell fined for criticizing replay system

    Farrell fined for criticizing replay system

    ESPN.com Apr 16 (yesterday)
    Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell said before Wednesday's game that he was fined in excess of $1,000 by the commissioner's office for his comments critical of MLB's replay system. A major league source said the amount was $2,500.
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  • Pedroia gets cortisone shot in ailing wrist

    Pedroia gets cortisone shot in ailing wrist

    ESPN.com MLB.com Apr 15 (2 days ago)
    Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia said Tuesday he was given a cortisone shot to stem the inflammation in his left wrist, in an area close to where he tore the ulnar collateral ligament in his left thumb a year ago.
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  • Drunk Red Sox Fan Heckles Yankee Fans, Speaks In Tongues

    Drunk Red Sox Fan Heckles Yankee Fans, Speaks In Tongues

    deadspin.com Apr 15 (2 days ago)
    This very confused young man, who seems to think that Dez Bryant has something to do with the Boston Red Sox and that people can actually understand the words that are coming out of his mouth, was spotted at Sunday's game between the Red Sox and Yankees…
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  • La Russa: Still 'premature' to question replay

    La Russa: Still 'premature' to question replay

    ESPN.com yahoo.com Apr 14 (3 days ago)
    Tony La Russa told ESPN.com on Monday that while he understands manager John Farrell's frustration over two key replay calls that went against the Boston Red Sox this weekend, it's "premature" to question the integrity of baseball's new replay system.
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  • Cervelli to DL with strained right hamstring

    Cervelli to DL with strained right hamstring

    MLB.com ESPN.com Apr 14 (3 days ago)
    Francisco Cervelli's career with the Yankees has taken another unfortunate twist. The catcher sustained a Grade 2 strain of his right hamstring during New York's 3-2 victory over the Red Sox on Sunday and is headed to the 15-day disabled list.
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  • Is MLB Replay Just Making Things More Complicated?

    Is MLB Replay Just Making Things More Complicated?

    deadspin.com Apr 14 (3 days ago)
    "It's extremely difficult to have any faith in the process that's being used," Red Sox manager John Farrell said of MLB's new replay review procedure, which went against Boston on consecutive days. "On the heels of yesterday, it's hard to…
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  • When Yankees are playing Carlos Beltran at first base, it is ti…

    When Yankees are playing Carlos Beltran at first base, it is time to call Stephen Drew

    nydailynews.com nytimes.com Apr 14 (4 days ago)
    By the fifth inning the question wasn’t so much whether the Yankees would make it three out of four against the Red Sox as what Joe Girardi would do if another infielder went down. Anyone know if Masahiro Tanaka ever played any third base in Japan?
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  • Video - State Of The Nation: Struggling With Injuries 03:08

    State Of The Nation: Struggling With Injuries

    Apr 17
    Gordon Edes looks at the Red Sox's issues with injuries, Jon Lester's contract situation and the four-game set this weekend against Baltimore.
  • Video - Red Sox Win In Extra Innings 00:56

    Red Sox Win In Extra Innings

    Apr 16
    Jackie Bradley Jr.'s double in the 14th inning helped lift the Red Sox past the White Sox 6-4.
  • Video - SweetSpot TV: Red Sox Stars Avoid DL 01:20

    SweetSpot TV: Red Sox Stars Avoid DL

    Apr 15
    Eric Karabell and David Schoenfield discuss Dustin Pedroia and Koji Uehara avoiding the disabled list.
  • Video - White Sox Walk Off On Red Sox 00:51

    White Sox Walk Off On Red Sox

    Apr 15
    Xander Bogaerts' throwing error led to Alexei Ramirez scoring the game-winning run as the White Sox defeated the Red Sox 2-1.

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