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The latest Boston Red Sox news and Red Sox rumors. This page also includes Boston Red Sox schedule, scores and stats. 

Rob Bradford
October 01, 2008 - 3:28 pm
Carrying over from the top of the first, Gary from Chapel Hill checks in to tell us that the Sox are 19-37 (.514) with 3 HR and 10 RBI in the 1st inning of their last six postseason games. Jon Lester ran into a bit of trouble with one out, allowing a Garret Anderson , opposite field single,...
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October 01, 2008 - 3:17 pm
Jacoby Ellsbury stood on second base after hitting a leadoff double, and remained there when Dustin Pedroia hit a one-out double. This presented the very situation that had seemed to be of great interest to David Ortiz in recent days: Big Papi, who had mused in recent days that the Angels would...
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October 01, 2008 - 1:07 pm
Jacoby Ellsbury is a huge key to the Red Sox' efforts to beat the Angels. And he's not afraid to talk about it !
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October 01, 2008 - 1:02 pm
The postseason success of the Red Sox last year was predicated upon grinding at bats from every member of the lineup. While it would be difficult to suggest that the Angels offense is of the caliber as was that of the 2007 Bostonians, the Angels certainly appear to have a formidable bottom third of...
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October 01, 2008 - 11:29 am
Jacoby Ellsbury raced into the consciousness of the American public by winning everyone in the country a free taco from Taco Bell last October. His prize-winning stolen base came represented an impressive punctuating moment to a debut in which he hit .353 with a .394 OBP in the regular season,...
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October 01, 2008 - 7:40 am
The Angels finished with the best record in baseball, producing a 100-62 record that was the best in the history of the franchise of the Southern California entity. But how does such a regular season performance translate into the postseason? Should the Red Sox spare themselves from a hopeless...
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October 01, 2008 - 1:15 am
The formulas always seemed like polar opposites. The offensive success of the Angels was defined by an attacking style on the bases that was meant to compensate for the absence of power outside of Vladimir Guerrero . The run totals of the Red Sox were dictated almost solely by their ability to...
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September 30, 2008 - 1:30 pm
"That'€™s the enemy of the players'€”injuries." -- David Ortiz The observation by the Red Sox slugger seemed particularly apt, given that the Sox are trying to take on a 100-win Angels club despite being at less than full strength. Even if J.D. Drew, Mike Lowell and Josh Beckett are able to...
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September 30, 2008 - 9:19 am
The Sox are spilling out onto the field for their workout. Mike Lowell spoke a few minutes ago about his attempt to return from his torn hip labrum, and the significance of his ability to handle playing in the field and moving laterally. Here are some of his thoughts. "If I don't test it, I don't...
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September 30, 2008 - 7:59 am
 It's a balmy mid-80s day in Anaheim, where the Red Sox are trickling into Angel Stadium of Anaheim (apparently, everything about the Angels must be explained with geographic detail) in anticipation of a pre-Division Series workout this afternoon. The grounds crew is overseeing the painting of the...
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