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Red Sox said to be progressing in Pedroia talks

Red Sox said to be progressing in Pedroia talks

MLB.com ESPN.com Updated Jul 19, 2013
The Red Sox are making progress in their efforts to sign Dustin Pedroia to a contract extension, according to multiple reports on Friday.
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  • Ellsbury, Gomes lift Red Sox past Yankees

    Ellsbury, Gomes lift Red Sox past Yankees

    ESPN.com MLB.com Jul 19, 2013
    Jacoby Ellsbury and Johnny Gomes homered, and Felix Doubront outpitched Andy Pettitte on Friday night to lead the Red Sox to a 4-2 victory over the depleted Yankees in the opener of their three-game series.
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  • Larry King runs into Tebow

    Larry King runs into Tebow

    patriotsgab.com Jul 19, 2013
    Larry King posted a photo on Instagram Thursday of himself with Patriots backup QB Tim Tebow. The caption read “Guess who I ran into today? Tim Tebow! #florida #football”
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  • Farrell: Buchholz's exam 'basically benign'

    Farrell: Buchholz's exam 'basically benign'

    ESPN.com Jul 19, 2013
    Forty-one days since Clay Buchholz last pitched for the Red Sox, neither the pitcher nor the team is any closer to predicting when he will return.
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  • Victorino exits vs. Yanks with ailing hamstring

    Victorino exits vs. Yanks with ailing hamstring

    MLB.com Jul 19, 2013
    Even after four days of rest provided by the All-Star break, Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino continues to experience difficulty with his left hamstring.
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  • New England releases Donald Jones

    New England releases Donald Jones

    The Patriots announced today the releasing of WR Donald Jones. Donald Jones played with Buffalo for 3 seasons, but signed a 3 year deal with New England on March 15th. Jones set career highs with Buffalo last season, posting 41 receptions for 443 yards …
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  • Bailey could miss rest of season with ailing shoulder

    Bailey could miss rest of season with ailing shoulder

    MLB.com ESPN.com Jul 19, 2013
    The Red Sox emerged from the All-Star break with some worrisome news. Righty Andrew Bailey might be done for the season. The reliever felt some discomfort in his shoulder following his appearance on July 12 and was examined on Monday. A follow-up Tuesda…
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  • Media seek access to more Hernandez material

    Media seek access to more Hernandez material

    ESPN.com Jul 19, 2013
    Several news organizations called Friday for the release of more documents related to the murder investigation involving former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez.
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  • Report: Patriots don’t plan on cutting Alfonzo Dennard

    Report: Patriots don’t plan on cutting Alfonzo Dennard

    The Patriots didn’t wait long after tight end Aaron Hernandez was arrested to cut him from their roster, but it doesn’t look like cornerback Alfonzo Dennard will face the same fate. According to Ben Volin of the Boston Globe, the Patriots do not plan to…
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  • Eric Alexander’s charitable giving endures

    Eric Alexander’s charitable giving endures

    boston.com Jul 19, 2013
    Eric Alexander, a former Patriots linebacker, has a newfound enthusiasm for endurance sports. He ran in the 117th Boston Marathon while running for the Patriots Charitable Foundation team, only to find himself held up just a couple of miles shy of the f…
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  • 10 questions heading into training camp

    10 questions heading into training camp

    boston.com Jul 19, 2013
    Some burning questions on the Patriots ahead of next week's training camp, tweet of the week, a look at how well teammates really know each other, and what's to come.
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  • Video - Cuban Pitcher Could Be In Majors Soon 03:44

    Cuban Pitcher Could Be In Majors Soon

    Jul 19
    Jerry Crasnick discusses which MLB teams are the most likely to land Cuban pitcher Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez.
  • Video - Red Sox Win Opener With Yankees 00:40

    Red Sox Win Opener With Yankees

    Jul 19
    Highlight Of The Night: Felix Doubront allowed three or fewer runs in his 12th consecutive start to help the Red Sox to a 4-2 win over the Yankees.
  • Video - Red Sox Win Opener With Yankees 00:31

    Red Sox Win Opener With Yankees

    Jul 19
    Felix Doubront allowed three or fewer runs in his 12th consecutive start as the Red Sox topped the Yankees 4-2.

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  • Dallas Mavericks announce signing of Samuel Dalembert

    Jul 19
    The Dallas Mavericks announced on Friday afternoon that they have signed free-agent center Samuel Dalembert.