Coco Crisp

July 04, 2012 - 5:17 am
Aaron Cook will take the mound Wednesday afternoon to wrap up a three-game set against the Athletics, the last game of the Red Sox ' West Coast trip. Cook (2-1, 4.32 ERA) pitched a complete-game shutout in his last start, allowing two hits as the Red Sox won 5-0 over the Mariners on Friday. In his...
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July 03, 2012 - 9:29 pm
For eight innings, it looked like precisely the kind of victory upon which the Red Sox could build as they concluded the first half of the season. Instead, they suffered a sudden and startling 3-2 defeat to the A's when closer Alfredo Aceves proved unable to secure the 2-1 lead with which he'd been...
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April 15, 2012 - 9:36 am
The Red Sox are still trying to determine with greater precision the severity of the subluxation suffered by Jacoby Ellsbury on Friday. Manager Bobby Valentine said that the injury would be treated with ice to reduce the swelling for 48 hours; once the swelling subsides, the outfielder will be re-...
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Rob Bradford
December 01, 2008 - 3:34 am
I'm bracing for a bizarre week. Besides the notion that the Baseball Winter Meetings are right around the corner, with this year's lobby loitering having the added oomph of blackjack tables thanks to the Las Vegas host site, I wake up to find that life does actually go on once you leave the Red Sox...
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November 19, 2008 - 4:34 am
The Red Sox used a position of surplus to achieve greater flexibility in their pitching staff, trading centerfielder Coco Crisp to the Royals for reliever Ramon Ramirez . Crisp, who was part of a four-man outfield rotation with the Sox, will now fulfill his desire to be an everyday centerfielder,...
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August 27, 2008 - 6:43 am
The Red Sox and Braves just announced a deal that will bring outfielder Mark Kotsay to the Red Sox in exchange for 20-year-old outfielder Luis Sumoza of the Short-Season Single-A Lowell Spinners. Kotsay will give the Sox outfield depth while J.D. Drew is on the disabled list. The Sox may choose to...
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Rob Bradford
August 20, 2008 - 5:22 pm
BALTIMORE -- Yesterday I posted that Clay Buchholz might have found something in his delivery which could lead to  bigger and better things. Back to the drawing board. After their 11-6 loss to the Orioles, Wednesday night, Boston is now 3-12 in Buchholz starts, and 70-39 when everybody else starts...
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