Julio Lugo

February 04, 2013 - 3:11 pm
According to MLB.com , former Red Sox shortstop Julio Lugo , who is currently playing for Escogido (Dominican Republic) in the Caribbean Series, plans to retire at the conclusion of the tournament this week. "It might be [the end], unless something comes that changes my mind," Lugo told the website...
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July 27, 2011 - 3:37 am
Welcome to Wednesday's Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . W HAT'S HAPPENING LOCALLY WEDNESDAY: MLB: Royals at Red Sox , 7:10 p.m. (NESN; WEEI) AROUND THE WEB: '™¦ The Braves beat the Pirates 4-3 in a 19-...
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July 29, 2009 - 6:41 am
What if Roy Halladay can'€™t fix what ails the Red Sox ? What if another lethal bat won'€™t address the team'€™s foremost weakness? With just days until the trading deadline, the greatest issue facing the Sox may not be their pitching or their lineup. Instead, it could be that the team'€™s...
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DJ Bean
July 24, 2009 - 8:04 pm
Prior to Friday'€™s game against Columbus, Pawtucket Red Sox pitcher Michael Bowden sits at his locker, facing away from the rest of the clubhouse, in a deep focus as he prepares for his start. Manager Ron Johnson gets some things done around his office while watching TV. A group of players sit...
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July 20, 2009 - 9:46 pm
Several reports in recent days have indicated that shortstop Julio Lugo , whom the Red Sox designated for assignment on Friday, is expected to sign with the Mets next week. The Sox have 10 days from last Friday to either trade or release Lugo, and presuming that there are no takers for him on the...
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DJ Bean
July 17, 2009 - 9:01 am
Rob Bradford , the man with the laptop and fishing net, had it first: Julio Lugo is done in Boston . After two-and-a-half disappointing seasons for the Red Sox , Lugo has been designated for assignment amidst a flurry of moves that include re-activating Mike Lowell and Jed Lowrie and calling up Â...
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July 06, 2009 - 3:55 pm
Nomar Garciaparra , of course, got a rousing standing ovation when he stepped into the box as the Oakland Athletics ' designated hitter tonight, his first visit to Boston since being traded in 2004. Orlando Cabrera , who has been coming to Boston as a member of opposing clubs for years, was greeted...
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June 10, 2009 - 8:58 am
Alex Cora spent the 2007 and 2008 seasons as the back-up to Julio Lugo . But right now, the former Red Sox utilityman has helped to ensure that the Mets don't need to contemplate a desperate move, which is how the Mets and virtually everyone else in Major League Baseball would view the acquisition...
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Mike Petraglia
June 06, 2009 - 12:40 pm
Julio Lugo admitted that he doesn't like being on the bench like he is for tonight's game against the Texas Rangers at Fenway Park . But before the game, the embattled Red Sox shortstop said what bothers him more is the booing and public criticism that he or popular players like David Ortiz get...
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June 05, 2009 - 5:10 pm
Brad Penny just left a game that quickly unraveled. Through the first two outs of the fifth inning, he was shutting out the Rangers and pitching as well as he had at any point this year. Then, Julio Lugo undermined his cause, and Penny's outing went from commanding to retreating in the span of...
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