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Full Count | WEEI Jun 28, 2016

Could Pat Light follow in the footsteps of Jonathan Papelbon, Justin Masterson, Daniel Bard?

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — It’s a longshot, but it’s worth a conversation, nonetheless. Could Pat Light actually ultimately be the kind of relief pitcher the Red Sox are looking for to help in the seventh and eighth innings? For previous Red Sox’ runs toward the postseason, some of their best non-waiver trade deadline additions have […]
MASN Sports Jun 28, 2016

Papelbon throws scoreless inning in rehab, Turner starts in center field for Syracuse - Byron Kerr

Closer Papelbon throws scoreless inning of work for Single-A Potomac in rehab
CSN Baltimore Jun 28, 2016

Mark Todd to become New Zealand's oldest Olympian

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) Double equestrian gold medalist Sir Mark Todd will become, at 60, New Zealand's oldest Olympian when he competes at his eighth games in Rio de Janiero in August. Todd was named Monday as a member of a five-strong New Zealand equestrian team and will compete with Jock Paget, Jonelle Price and Clarke Johnstone in the three-day teams event. He will be attempting to win his sixth Olympic medal, 32 years after winning his first. Todd won gold medals in the individual event at the 1984 Los Angeles and 1988 Seoul Olympics.
CSN Baltimore Jun 28, 2016

Day's 2-iron swing sequence featured in GCA Magazine

Jason Days 2-iron swing is featured in this months Golf Channel Academy Magazine.
Fenway Nation Jun 24, 2016

Will Pat Light Be Called Up To Buttress Red Sox Bullpen?

Fire-Balling Pat LightDespite yesterday's thrilling extra-inning win, your Carmine Hose still have some serious problems to address. There's the mediocre starting rotation, the rash of recent injures causing a thin bench, and the see-saw bullpen performances. This last issue might find a solution within the organization. Don't look now, but Boston's 2012 first-round draft pick Pat Light (#37 overall) has been on fire in AAA. The Pawtucket reliever (whose pick was compensation for the loss of Jonathan Papelbon) has delivered nine consecutive scoreless outings over his last 10 innings. While...
CSN Baltimore Jun 21, 2016

Former Mets GM: 'I would Papelbon Papelbon' at trade deadline

The Nationals could probably use some bullpen help and one former MLB general manager thinks that should mean the end of Jonathan Papelbon, if necessary.
Citizens of Natstown Jun 20, 2016

Monday Breakdown: The Nats' Bullpen

With Jonathan Papelbon on the 15-day disabled list with a right intercostal strain, the Washington Nationals have an even greater impetus to pad their bullpen. Citizens of Natstown's David Huzzard and Alyssa Wolice offer their takes on what the Nats should do to regain late-innings strength: namely, should the Nats take a shot at landing Aroldis Chapman?
CSN Washington Jun 15, 2016

Baker on Nats' most pleasant surprise, dangers of the west coast

One day following the announcement that closer Jonathan Papelbon was headed to the disabled list for the first time in his career, there wasnt a

Charlie Fliegel: Nationals need to fill void at closer position

It's one thing to lose a reliever, it's another to lose a closer. The Nationals' relatively effective closer, Jonathan Papelbon, went on the disabled list yesterday, and this is an issue for the team. Despite the fact that almost...
MASN Sports Jun 14, 2016

Cubs score late to drop Nats 4-3 - Byron Kerr

In a tie game in the ninth inning, Jonathan Papelbon would usually be summoned. But with the closer on the disabled list with a intercostal strain, left-hander Sammy Solis battled through the eighth and ninth innings. With the score tied...
CSN Washington Jun 14, 2016

With Papelbon out, who will fill the Nats void at closer?

With the Nationals placing Jonathan Papelbon on the 15-day disabled list with an intercostal strain, Dusty Baker will have to find a way to fill
CSN Washington Jun 14, 2016

Papelbon in new territory with DL stint, but understands Nats' decision

The disabled list is an unfamiliar place for Jonathan Papelbon. The 12-year MLB veteran had never spent time on the DL before Tuesday when the Nationals
CSN Washington Jun 14, 2016

Gio Gonzalez starts as Nats continue series against Cubs

Nats (40-24) vs. Cub (43-19) at Nationals ParkThe Nationals aim to make it two straight wins against the Cubs and five straight overall as they
MASN Sports Jun 14, 2016

Baker hasn't decided who will close until Papelbon returns - Byron Kerr

The Nationals placed right-hander Jonathan Papelbon on the 15-day disabled list and recalled right-hander Matt Belisle from his rehab assignment. Papelbon has a intercostal strain. Belisle was out with a right calf strain. Manager Dusty Baker must now decide who...
New York Post Jun 14, 2016

Jonathan Papelbon breaks down at opportune Yankees moment

Nationals closer Jonathan Papelbon went on the disabled list Tuesday for the first time in his career due to a strained rib cage. His controversial personality has done much to overshadow how durable and generally excellent Papelbon has been. Just consider: In his age-35 season, Papelbon has 677 career appearances, 365 saves and a 2.38 ERA. Mariano Rivera...

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