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March 07, 2012 - 3:20 am
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Gut morgen! The Red Sox play a pair of split squad games, though one wonders if they would have scheduled a "B" game had they known that Carlos Silva would have fallen out of contention for a rotation spot due to a recurrence of the shoulder inflammation that rendered him unable...
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January 04, 2012 - 10:02 am
Two-time All-Star closers with 2.07 career ERAs come with a price, and such was the case when the Red Sox landed Andrew Bailey (along with outfielder Ryan Sweeney ) last week. The Sox had to part ways with outfielder Josh Reddick , right-hander Raul Alcantara and first baseman Miles Head , with...
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March 26, 2011 - 7:29 pm
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- The injury was nothing serious, Josh Reddick noted. It was simply a matter of soreness that had left him unable to play for a couple of days, nothing that should impede the start of his 2011 season in Triple-A. Even so, Reddick was plenty spooked when he felt even a hint of...
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August 10, 2009 - 12:27 pm
One week remains until the Aug. 17 deadline to sign 2009 draft picks, and the Red Sox are working the phones to determine who will join a farm system that has proven remarkably productive in recent years. Here are updates on some of the most prominent of the players who were characterized as "...
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