The Mashup

July 16, 2009 - 5:24 am
The Revs have been playing in foreign territory of late not unlike the team's newest edition Lithuanian forward Edgaras Jankauskas. A year ago, the Revs had twice as many wins at this point in the season. This season, with a 4-5-5 MLS record (6-7-6 overall) and playmakers Taylor Twellman and...
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July 15, 2009 - 5:34 am
Ladies and Gentlemen, please welcome Pedro Martinez back to the Big Leagues! The lanky Dominican pitcher passed his physical yesterday and cleared the way for him to take the mound in the City of Brotherly Love on a $1-million, one-year deal . Admittedly, the Philly faithful won't be getting an...
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July 14, 2009 - 8:46 am
In just his first year in office, President Barack Obama certainly has a lot on his plate. A slumping economy to mend, two wars in the Middle East to command, a superpower nation to tend to -- these are just a few of the issues he has faced since taking office in January. But Tuesday night, the...
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July 14, 2009 - 7:42 am
The torturous four day Red Sox-less week, otherwise known as the All-Star break, has begun. The Sox haven't played since Sunday, and they're not playing again until Friday in Toronto when Clay Buchholz takes the mound. Some of you may have been desperate enough to watch last night's Home Run Derby...
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July 13, 2009 - 6:48 am
It's that time of year again! Time for baseball's midsummer classic -- the All-Star Game. With it comes the jewel of the festivities, the Home Run Derby. The home run contest has been the most anticipated part of this three-day hiatus from the regular season since 1985. In recent years, the contest...
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July 12, 2009 - 3:13 am
A tripleheader of soccer action engulfed Gillette Stadium on Saturday, including the Revs first regular-season home match in over a month and a visit from the U.S. national team against Haiti for the CONCACAF Gold Cup series. Leave it to the U.S. national team to give soccer fans and theÂ...
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DJ Bean
July 09, 2009 - 7:12 am
Now that Roy Halladay 's name has been tossed out there as a possible trade target for the Red Sox , a very common argument is revisited: do you give up the prospects for the veteran? There are two schools of thought here. The first is that it is safer to trade an unknown commodity for a known...
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DJ Bean
July 09, 2009 - 5:38 am
A day after the Lakers did the same with Ron Artest , the Celtics are set to unveil one of the craziest players in the NBA today at 4 p.m. in Rasheed Wallace . Greg Cameron gave Boston a technical introduction to Wallace on Monday, but there's no doubt all eyes will be watching this afternoon as...
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July 08, 2009 - 10:40 am
When the going gets tough, the tough get going. It's slogan that should be plastered on the practice jerseys of the New England Revolution after playing through numerous injuries the past few weeks. A strange loss last Tuesday in the U.S. Open Cup against Harrisburg City -- in which the...
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July 08, 2009 - 5:46 am
Good morning New England! Today the LEEInks will take you on a tour across the wide world of sports. The Red Sox enjoyed a nice win against the Athletics last night -- they were powered by yet another more-than-effective start from All-Star Josh Beckett . Early season struggles non-withstanding,...
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