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Joe and Dave postgame with David Ross 04-17-14
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Joe and Dave postgame with David Ross 04-17-14

Dave O'Brien and Joe Castiglione talk with Red Sox catcher, David Ross, who had the go-ahead RBI tonight as the Red Sox beat the White Sox behind a brilliant pitching performance from Jon Lester.
Over the Monster 12 hours ago

Red Sox 3, White Sox 1: Boston rallies in ninth to support dominant Jon Lester

The Red Sox produced a two-run rally in the ninth to back-up an incredible start from Jon Lester and secure a series win against Chicago. The Red Sox backed up a dominant outing from Jon Lester at the last possible moment, scoring two runs in the ninth to secure...
Boston Globe 12 hours ago

David Ross Drives in Game Winner as Red Sox Rally in 9th Inning for Win Over White Sox

The Red Sox scored two runs in the top of the ninth inning to break a 1-1 tie to nail down the victory over the White Sox, taking two out of three games in Chicago. Koji Uehara returned for duty and closed things out in the ninth.
Chicago White Sox Blog | ESPN Chicago 15 hours ago

Putnam ready to relieve relievers

CHICAGO -- New Chicago White Sox reliever Zach Putnam rolled into the clubhouse only three hours before first pitch Thursday, and he was one of the early ones. After Wednesday's 14-inning, 5-hour 17-minute affair against the Boston Red Sox, manager Robin Ventura didn't require his players to arrive...
MLB 14 hours ago
Video: White Sox wear 'Boston Strong' T-shirts

Watch: White Sox wear 'Boston Strong' T-shirts

4/15/14: On the first anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing the White Sox show their support with "Boston Strong" T-shirts
Jon Lester outduels Chris Sale, Red Sox edge White Sox

Jon Lester outduels Chris Sale, Red Sox edge White Sox

CHICAGO -- Jake Peavy saw it coming from four days away.Asked last Sunday whether he was eagerly anticipating his first start in Chicago since being traded last July, the veteran right-hander said he was looking even more forward to being a spectator for a matchup of ace lefties: the Red Sox' Jon Lester and White Sox counterpart Chris Sale.
Boston Red Sox Blog | ESPN Boston 9 hours ago

Lester looks special in outdueling Sale

CHICAGO -- Jake Peavy watched tall, skinny Chris Sale, fresh out of Florida Gulf Coast University, become a star in Chicago. He watched Jon Lester win a World Series in Boston. Days ago, he forecast that this would be special. "I'm not going to lie," Peavy said Thursday night after his buddy Sale and...
Chicago Sun-Times 13 hours ago


The Red Sox’ Jon Lester was perfect through five innings and the

The Red Sox’ Jon Lester was perfect through five innings and the White Sox’ Chris Sale also had a no-hitter going with eight strikeouts through five innings in a battle...
Full Count | WEEI 13 hours ago

Red Sox notes: As Mike Napoli, Koji Uehara return, Shane Victorino closes on joining them

The initial weeks of the Red Sox season have been characterized mostly for the players whom the team has lost or come close to losing. Already, the team has endured disabled list stints by Shane Victorino and Will Middlebrooks, while enduring scares with Dustin Pedroia, Koji Uehara and Mike Napoli. But for the first time, the [...]
Rotoworld 7 hours ago

- Koji Uehara (R) Boston Red Sox

Koji Uehara returned to action on Thursday April 17.
Boston Herald 15 hours ago
Fantasy baseball: Justin Morneau, George Springer could be great additions

Fantasy baseball: Justin Morneau, George Springer could be great additions

Another week, another trip to the waiver wire. Each week there are great values that could be had on the waiver wire, and these players can help you now, or in the future. With Avisail Garcia going down within the last week, Matt Moore being officially out for the season and players underperforming, the waiver wire is in full swing.Whether it is a free agent pool, a budget-budget based system, or weekly waivers, playing the wire is a key element to winning your fantasy baseball leagues.

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Rapid reaction: Red Sox 3, White Sox 1

CHICAGO—Takeaways from the Cell, where truer words have seldom been spoken than the admonition from Red Sox pitcher Jake Peavy to former White Sox teammate Chris Sale when Sale expressed regret that he wouldn’t be facing Peavy Thursday night. “I told Chris Sale, ‘I know you wanted Old Man Peavy but you’re going to get our left-hander Thursday night,’’ Peavy had said back in New York. “’If you want to be the best left-hander in the league, you got to surpass this guy that we’re throwing at you.
Full Count | WEEI 12 hours ago

Closing Time: Jon Lester’s excellence doesn’t go to waste thanks to Red Sox ninth-inning rally

The Red Sox once again didn’t come away with a bunch of hits Thursday night, but David Ross made sure the one he claimed counted. With one out in the ninth, Ross ripped a double to right field, scoring Mike Napoli and paving the way for a Red Sox a 3-1 win over the White [...]
Boston Globe 12 hours ago

Great Catch Robs David Ortiz of Home Run in Chicago (Video)

In the bottom of the first inning tonight at U.S. Cellular Field, David Ortiz crushed a pitch from White Sox lefthander Chris Sale that appeared to be headed into the stands for a home run when center fielder Adam Eaton timed his leap perfectly, going way above the fence to snag the almost-homer to end the inning.
The Republican 14 hours ago
Video: David Ortiz robbed of home run by Adam Eaton's ridiculous catch

Video: David Ortiz robbed of home run by Adam Eaton's ridiculous catch

The Boston Red Sox have struggled to score runs as it is, they didn't need Adam Eaton stealing one from them.

Dave O'Brien with Dale and Holley - 4-17-14

Sox broadcaster Dave O'Brien checks in live from Chicago for our weekly chat about the state of the Sox.
The Republican 16 hours ago
Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts admits Twitter mistake, makes apology

Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts admits Twitter mistake, makes apology

A revealing picture was posted from Xander Bogaerts' official Twitter account around 2 a.m. Wednesday morning.
The Republican 16 hours ago
Mike Napoli returns to Boston Red Sox two days after dislocating finger

Mike Napoli returns to Boston Red Sox two days after dislocating finger

Napoli could fit in just fine in the National Hockey League.

Quick hits: Koji back, Bogie off Twitter

CHICAGO—A few quick hits from the Cell, where the best thing that can be said in advance of Thursday night’s game between the Red Sox and White Sox is that there is no way it can be worse than Wednesday night’s 5 hour-and-17 minute abomination: --Closer Koji Uehara, who has not pitched since last Wednesday against the Rangers because of stiffness in the back of his right shoulder, is available to close Thursday, manager John Farrell said.
Xander Bogaerts: Inappropriate tweet 'wasn't my intention'

Xander Bogaerts: Inappropriate tweet 'wasn't my intention'

CHICAGO -- It was with equal doses of embarrassment and candor that Xander Bogaerts discussed the circumstances that might have led to the posting of a picture of an unidentified woman in lingerie to his Twitter account early Thursday morning."It definitely wasn't my intention," the Red Sox' 21-year-old shortstop said. "No one's perfect. Be a man and face the situation. One thing's for sure: I don't want it to be a distraction on the team or for me."

Jose Abreu out, Paul Konero in vs. Red Sox

CHICAGO -- With Jose Abreu suddenly looking a little overwhelmed 2 1/2 weeks into the season, Chicago White Sox manager Robin Ventura thought it would be a good day to give his rookie a breather. Paul Konerko had been expected to get a start in Thursday’s home stand finale against the Boston Red Sox. But instead of taking the place of Adam Dunn in the designated-hitter spot, Konerko will get to play first base for the first time this season, in place of Abreu.

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  • 4 Shane Victorino

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    Rapid reaction: Red Sox 3, White Sox 1

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