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Mike Lowell – Retires after 2010 MLB season – 5 Great Season for Red Sox @ Fenway Park

Mike Lowell finished his major league career in grand style against the New York Yankees during the last weekend series at Fenway Park.  In the Red Sox 6-5 10-inning loss to the Yankees in the 1st game of the day/night double-header on Saturday October 2nd, Lowell went 2 for 2 with a walk, a run [...]

Lester Denied #20 — Red Sox 2, White Sox 8 — 9/30/10

It wasn’t meant to be as the Chicago White Sox denied Jon Lester his bid for his 20th win in 2010.  The White Sox rocked the stellar lefty for 8 ER on 9 hits and 5 walks (including 2 home runs) over 4 innings of work.  It brought a bitter end to Lester’s season, as [...]

Beckett Finishes His 2010 Season with Another Sub-par Start – Red Sox 2, White Sox 5 – 9/29/10

Josh Beckett finished his 2010 MLB season with another sub-par start in the Red Sox 5-2 loss to the White Sox.  Beckett gave up 5 ER on 11 hits and 4 walks in 6+ tough innings.  He started the 7th inning with the game tied at 1, but he ended up being charged with 3 [...]

Red Sox Escape Baltimore with Series Win – Still Longshot for Playoffs – Red Sox 6, Orioles 4 – 9/2/10 Camden Yards

The Red Sox “escaped” Baltimore with a series win over the lowly O’s this week.  It wasn’t pretty, but at least they didn’t lose the series. Playoff Watch – Yankees 5-0 win overA’s — 8 games lead over Red Sox. Rays – Idle — 6.5 games lead over Red Sox. The Good — Adrian Beltre [...]

Split City – Beckett Looks Good as Red Sox Split with Mariners – Red Sox 5, 2 – Mariners 3, 4 – 8/25/10 Fenway Park

The Red Sox and Mariners split the day-night double-header at Fenway Park on Wednesday. Playoff Watch – Yankees 6-3 loss to Blue Jays — 5.5 games lead over Red Sox. Rays 12-3 loss to Angels — 5.5 games lead over Red Sox. Red Sox 5, Mariners 3 The Good — Josh Beckett – 6 1/3 [...]

Double-Dip v. Mariners Today @ Fenway Park

Mother Nature finally handed the Red Sox their first rain out of the 2010 MLB schedule.  Rain postponed the 2nd game of the 3-game series between the Red Sox and Mariners this week at Fenway Park.  The game will be made up as part of a day-night double-header today.  Tickets for the Tuesday night game [...]

Buchholz Continues Emergence as “Ace” of Red Sox Staff; No Gonzalez Trade Over the Winter a Blessing in Disguise – Red Sox 6, Angels 0 – 8/17/10 Fenway Park

Win #14 for Clay Buchholz was a HUGE one for the Red Sox.  Not only did it help end the Red Sox get off to a good start on their upcoming homestand, it also helped them keep pace with the Yankees and Rays who both won on Tuesday night.  Buchholz tossed 7 scoreless innings, scattering [...]

Sweep Not Meant to be in Toronto — Red Sox 10, Blue Jays 1 – 8/11/10 & Red Sox 5, Blue Jays 6 – 8/12/10

The sweep was not meant to be – ah what could have been… Red Sox 10, Blue Jays 1 — 8/11/10 – Clay Buchholz rose to the occasion with another electric start – 8 innings, 1 run (unearned) on 5 hits and 2 walks.  He made an efficient 109 pitches and never gave the Blue [...]

Getting the Job Done – A Win is a Win in a Tight Playoff Race – Red Sox 7, Blue Jays 5 – 8/10/10

It was a BIG win for the Red Sox – 7-5 over the Blue Jays – in order to keep the momentum going from Monday’s 2-1 nail-biter over the Yankees in the Bronx. The Good — The Red Sox Offense – 11 hits, 2 walks and 7 runs all scored by a different player.  Not [...]

On the Right Track — Buchholz, Clutch Hits Key Win — Red Sox 6, Yankees 3 – 8/6/10 Yankee Stadium

Clay Buchholz was electric on Friday night and the Red Sox bats came through with clutch hits as the Red Sox beat the Yankees 6-3 in the all-important Game 1 of the 4-game series at Yankee Stadium on Friday night.  Playing in front of a packed house and a record attendance of 49,875 crazed fans, [...]