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Victorino's clutch triple carries Sox past Phils

Victorino's clutch triple carries Sox past Phils

MLB.com Updated Mar 21, 2013
Shane Victorino, facing the Phillies for the first time since he was traded from his long-time team last July, belted a bases-clearing triple in the bottom of the seventh to lead the Red Sox to a 6-1 victory in Thursday night's Grapefruit League contest…
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  • Hamels gears up for opener with strong outing

    Hamels gears up for opener with strong outing

    MLB.com Mar 21, 2013
    Cole Hamels' sixth-inning curveball to Shane Victorino earned Hamels a little more than a strikeout looking in the Phillies 6-1 loss to the Red Sox on Thursday night at JetBlue Park.
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  • Papi making progress; Farrell contemplating DH

    Papi making progress; Farrell contemplating DH

    MLB.com Mar 21, 2013
    Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz might be taking small steps, but they appear to be positive ones.
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  • Cherington: Bradley still in mix for roster spot

    Cherington: Bradley still in mix for roster spot

    MLB.com Mar 21, 2013
    With a little more than a week remaining in Spring Training, the most intriguing question mark regarding the Red Sox still has legs: Can outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr. crack the Opening Day roster?
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  • Drew resumes baseball activities; return uncertain

    Drew resumes baseball activities; return uncertain

    MLB.com Mar 21, 2013
    The fact that Red Sox shortstop Stephen Drew was back on the field Thursday doing drills and in the cage taking swings was a sign that his consultation with a concussion specialist at the University of Pittsburgh went well.
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  • Iglesias prepared for shot with Red Sox

    Iglesias prepared for shot with Red Sox

    MLB.com Mar 21, 2013
    Stephen Drew's concussion has again thrust prospect Jose Iglesias into the spotlight. He seems likely to be the Red Sox's Opening Day starter at shortstop, and if he takes advantage of the opportunity, he can thank plenty of people.
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    Mar 21
    The Jets have a vexing problem with Darrelle Revis, but if GM John Idzik plays his cards right, he could at least partially save face for trading the franchise's best player by getting no less than first- and third-round draft choices from Tampa Bay for…
  • Wilbon: Urlacher's farewell tough to bear

    Mar 21
    Brian Urlacher is another casualty of an NFL system that shows no mercy -- even for icons.