12:10 PM EDT, Sun April 20, 2014

Pitcher's screen helps Punto leg out a hit

4/19/14: Nick Punto's bunt down the first-base line goes for a single after the pitcher provides a key block on his way down to first

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Will Sox come bearing gifts for Ellsbury?

NEW YORK -- When the Red Sox visited Los Angeles last summer to play the Dodgers, all the principals in 2012’s big trade -- Carl Crawford, Adrian Gonzalez, Josh Beckett -- took a pass on speaking with the Boston media. (The ever-accommodating Nick Punto was the lone exception). When the Sox open a four-game series Thursday night in the Bronx against the Yankees, the first order of business will be a pregame press conference scheduled by the Bombers with Jacoby Ellsbury, the former Red Sox center fielder and leadoff man who played an integral role in two World Series titles in his seven...


Martinez picks off Punto in the seventh

10/15/13: After ripping a double, Carlos Martinez picks off Nick Punto in the seventh inning


Pedroia uses his glove to flip to first

8/25/13: Dustin Pedroia makes a nifty play by using his glove to flip to first to retire Nick Punto