David Ortiz

September 17, 2008 - 1:41 pm
   A baseball park, just like Abner Doubleday envisioned... While it is easy and perhaps natural to bemoan the aesthetic blight that is indoor baseball, those of you who are still enjoying fine reception via dish may want to offer a tip of the chapeau to the Trop. David Ortiz has now launched...
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September 17, 2008 - 12:22 pm
Technically, this is not Tampa starter Matt Garza 's first start on three days' rest. He did the deed in 2007, firing six shutout innings against the White Sox . Of course, his prior appearance was a touch-and-feel session out of the bullpen, in which he threw two relief innings. So tonight...
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September 08, 2008 - 9:20 am
After David Ortiz ended his run of 19 games without a homer on Sunday, he suggested that his left wrist continues to bother him. "My wrist is not OK," he told reporters. Such words seemed to raise a red flag. It became easy to imagine that the same injury that sent him to the disabled list for...
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September 07, 2008 - 10:01 am
One 415-foot blast later, my previous post  appears slightly ill-timed... Ortiz edges ahead of Pedroia, 18 homers to 17.
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September 07, 2008 - 3:37 am
It seems an odd time to think about anything that might be amiss with the Red Sox lineup. The team is pounding out runs by the bushel, having averaged just over seven runs a game in its last 22 contests. More than at any other time of the year, the team is getting contributions from every part of...
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