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July 03, 2012 - 8:02 am
A look at the action in the Red Sox minor league system on Monday... TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX: 2-1 WIN VS. ROCHESTER (TWINS) ( BOX ) -- Daniel Bard , for the first time since his move back to the bullpen, pitched for a second straight day, with promising results. He tossed a perfect inning,...
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June 22, 2012 - 10:50 am
A quick look at Thursday's action in the Red Sox minor league system: TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX: 3-1 LOSS AT SYRACUSE (NATIONALS) ( BOX ) -- Alex Wilson allowed two runs in two innings, the second straight outing in which he's allowed a pair of runs. He allowed three hits, walked one and struck...
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May 21, 2012 - 7:58 am
Right-hander Daisuke Matsuzaka had a cortisone shot in his right trapezius muscle in his upper back, manager Bobby Valentine told reporters, and he will not make his scheduled start on May 22. That almost certainly means that he will be shut down for at least seven days, thus permitting the Red Sox...
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May 17, 2012 - 6:18 am
In all likelihood, Gavin Cecchini will not be a member of the Red Sox . The highly regarded shortstop is a near lock to be off the board by the time the Red Sox have a chance to make their first first-round selection at No. 24 overall. Of course, the fact that the Red Sox have another Cecchini --...
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May 08, 2012 - 8:00 am
The reality is that Tommy John surgery, more often than not, does not feature a straight line rehab process. Rich Hill represented the exception, experiencing no setbacks in the roughly 11 months since his surgery to the point where he's already asserted himself as an important contributor in the...
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May 05, 2012 - 11:18 am
On Thursday, Jose Iglesias tied a career high by reaching base four times in a game. On Friday, he did something without precedent in his previous 194 minor league games. Iglesias went 2-for-4 with a double to center and a triple to right. It marked the first time that in his career that he has...
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May 02, 2012 - 6:22 am
After a month in the spotlight in Triple-A Pawtucket, Will Middlebrooks may be ready for his closeup. With third baseman Kevin Youkilis having been sidelined for the last three games by a stiff back, the Red Sox ' top prospect likely would have been in line for his call-up on Tuesday, but a minor...
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April 29, 2012 - 7:08 am
It is, Red Sox pitching coach Bob McClure told reporters, a good problem to have. Both Felix Doubront and Daniel Bard have looked very promising in the rotation, and so there is certainly no rush to replace either. Meanwhile, Aaron Cook has been terrific in his minor league stint with Triple-A...
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April 20, 2012 - 5:35 am
The good news for Andrew Miller was that he tossed 1 1/3 scoreless innings while striking out three. He came into a game in the middle of an inning (the fifth, to be exact), and after walking the first batter he faced, he settled to strike out the next hitter. He then got through a scoreless sixth...
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March 11, 2012 - 10:07 am
SARASOTA, Fla. -- The spring sensation will be on hiatus. Jose Iglesias , whose defensive dynamism has made him perhaps the most intriguing Red Sox player to watch this spring, is expected to be out of games through Wednesday's off-day. The 22-year-old was supposed to make the trip to Sarasota on...
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