Boston Red Sox

Mike Petraglia
February 15, 2011 - 8:32 am
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Not that the length of a press conference is an indication of what lies ahead, but Josh Beckett spoke for over 15 minutes Tuesday morning and joked about Mike Lowell 's golf game, Terry Francona nailing him in the face during the "rag ball" fielding drill and 2010. The fact that...
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Mike Petraglia
February 15, 2011 - 5:00 am
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- If Kevin Youkilis fields third base the way he fielded questions for 20 minutes Tuesday morning inside the Red Sox minor league complex, he'll have no problem achieving one of his goals in 2011 - a Gold Glove at third base to match his one already on the mantle for first base...
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Mike Petraglia
February 07, 2011 - 5:55 pm
The question posed to Northeastern coach Greg Cronin seemed innocent and straightforward enough. His team just beat Harvard, 4-0, to advance to the Beanpot final next Monday and a chance to end 23 years of frustration in the annual February Boston tournament. So, what would it mean to finally win...
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Mike Petraglia
January 20, 2011 - 1:28 pm
Red Sox knuckleballer Tim Wakefield , who turns 45 in August, said Thursday that he is more relaxed about his role heading to this season and is not ready to retire yet. "I don't know but it's getting close," Wakefield said prior to the Red Sox writers' dinner. The 2010 season was a rough one for...
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January 20, 2011 - 11:32 am
Red Sox outfielder Ryan Kalish said on Thursday that playing behind newly acquired left fielder Carl Crawford and veteran Mike Cameron was the opposite of discouraging, adding that it is a great opportunity for the young player to learn and grow. Kalish saw significant time in the majors last...
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Mike Petraglia
January 20, 2011 - 11:09 am
Red Sox manager Terry Francona said Thursday that newly-acquired slugger Adrian Gonzalez will enter spring training behind the rest of the team in terms of getting ready for the season after surgery last October on his sore right shoulder. "I don't know," Francona said when asked where Gonzalez...
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Mike Petraglia
January 14, 2011 - 10:09 am
FOXBORO -- They are arguably the hottest rookie combo in New England since the Gold Dust twins landed on the scene in 1975. Fred Lynn and Jim Rice led the Red Sox to the World Series in 1975. Aaron Hernandez and Rob Gronkowski -- the most productive tight end combo in football -- combined for 16...
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January 13, 2011 - 5:20 am
Reds pitcher Bronson Arroyo joined the Dennis & Callahan show Thursday morning to talk baseball and promote the Hot Stove Cool Music charity event set for Saturday night at the Paradise Rock Club. To hear the interview, go to the Dennis & Callahan audio on demand page . It'€™s been five...
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November 24, 2010 - 6:18 pm
Picturing Derek Jeter in anything but blue pinstripes and the Yankees baseball cap is hard to do. Picturing him in a white and red uniform with the red '€œB'€ on the hat and '€œ Red Sox '€ written across the chest is darn near impossible. But in an offseason where the unexpected becomes...
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November 11, 2010 - 3:58 am
If Red Sox catcher Victor Martinez were to leave the organization in pursuit of free agency and a bigger contract, the Sox are expected to be aggressive in their attempts to sign catcher John Buck , a member of the Blue Jays this past season, ESPN reports. Buck was an All-Star this past season, his...
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