A Slimmed Down John Lackey Needs To Come Up Big For the Boston Red Sox

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No one really needs to remind John Lackey how his tenure with the Boston Red Sox has played out. A  26-23 record over the first two seasons, then missing all of 2012 after undergoing Tommy John surgery.  When the Red Sox […]

Pedro Martinez Could Teach the Boston Red Sox Some of His Old Tricks

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When Pedro Martinez walks in to the Boston Red Sox dugout this spring, it will be the first time since 2004.  We all remember 2004, don’t we?  The year of the merry band of ‘Idiots’ that captured the World Series Title for […]

Carl Crawford’s Thoughts on His Time With The Boston Red Sox: “Is this ever going to end?”

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It must be nice to be Carl Crawford. He finished up 2012 with the Los Angeles Dodgers, after being part of a multi-player deal that included Adrian Gonzalez and Josh Beckett going to the Dodgers. Two years earlier,  he signed a […]

Lyle Overbay with The Boston Red Sox- Why Not?

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When the Boston Red Sox signed Lyle Overbay to a minor league contract, many people asked why. Why sign a veteran first baseman, who by all accounts, is on the downside of his career? Why sign him after the Red Sox […]

Early Season Feels like Mid-Season as Boston Red Sox Clay Buchholz Strains Hamstring

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  Here we go again. Clay Buchholz suffered what is being called a ‘mild’ hamstring pull during a simple fielding exercise in Boston Red Sox camp in Fort Myers, Fla. Buchholz missed almost a month of the regular season in […]