Adrian gonzalez

May 16, 2012 - 10:29 am
ESPN MLB analyst Buster Olney joined Mut & Merloni Wednesday afternoon for his weekly discussion about the latest happenings in the Red Sox clubhouse, which included his thoughts on the team potentially shopping Kevin Youkilis . Youkilis, who will begin his rehab stint Wednesday night for...
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May 16, 2012 - 6:41 am
C lay Buchholz may be the Red Sox starter with the highest ERA, but he is also the one with the most wins, a number bolstered by a 7-5 victory over Cleveland in his last start. The righty tossed 6 1/3 innings, giving up three earned runs and three walks. Buchholz (4-1) will attempt to help the Red...
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May 11, 2012 - 7:08 pm
The Red Sox have been desperate for quality starts, and no one has inspired more desperation than Clay Buchholz . The right-hander allowed five or more earned runs in each of his first six starts of the year, posting a major league-worst 9.09 ERA and 2.02 WHIP. He'd been a mess, seemingly reluctant...
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May 06, 2012 - 5:17 pm
It appeared that Adrian Gonzalez was finding his way. After a slow start to the year, he amassed consecutive three-hit games against the Orioles on Friday and Saturday, improving to .284 with a .350 OBP and .402 slugging mark for the year and looking every bit like a player getting ready to make...
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April 26, 2012 - 4:40 am
F elix Doubront and the Red Sox have faced many challenges and setbacks in the brief 2012 season, but perhaps their biggest obstacle yet will be staring them down on the mound Thursday at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago -- that is, perfection, as the Red Sox will be the first team to face White Sox...
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April 06, 2012 - 1:22 pm
DETROIT '€“ To recap, here'€™s what has transpired in the market for elite sluggers in the last few years, along with the age and 2011 performance of each first baseman who has received a nine-figure contract in the last four year: Mark Teixeira , Yankees '€“ 8 years (2009-16, ages 29-36), $...
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January 24, 2012 - 3:21 pm
As the Red Sox prepared to reload after missing the playoffs in 2010, they faced something of a dilemma. They could part with three of their top prospects in an effort to acquire a superstar first baseman, or they could wait until after the 2011 season when there would be a potential once-in-a-...
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Ryan Hannable
August 18, 2011 - 9:12 am
MLB Network analyst Harold Reynolds joined the Mut & Merloni show Thursday to discuss Adrian Gonzalez , Carl Crawford , among other things Red Sox and baseball related. To hear the interview, go to the Mut & Merloni audio on demand page . Red Sox slugger Adrian Gonzalez has been struggling...
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June 11, 2011 - 8:39 am
Adrian Gonzalez is off to a scorching start in his first season in a Red Sox uniform. The powerful first baseman is leading the American League in RBI (57) and is also in the top 5 in batting average (.338) as of Saturday. If Gonzalez were to keep up that type of production for the remainder of the...
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Mike Petraglia
April 10, 2011 - 6:42 pm
The struggles of Carl Crawford continued Sunday night in front of a national TV audience as he failed to get a hit in his five at-bats to lower his average to .132 on the season, including 1-for-15 in his first series against the Yankees as a member of the Red Sox . "When he gets on base a bunch...
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