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Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Jon Lester heads to the bull pen before a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals in Boston, Sunday, July 20, 2014.
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Feb 28, 2014; Clearwater, FL, USA; Detroit Tigers player Trevor Crowe at batduring the spring training exhibition game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Bright House Field.
Jacoby Ellsbury had four hits and scored the winning run in the ninth inning off Brian McCann's pop-fly single that dropped near three Cincinnati Reds in shallow right field, giving the New York Yankees a 3-2 victory Sunday.
San Diego's Odrisamer Despaigne, 27, is a Cuban right-hander who signed as a minor league free agent May 2. / Jake Roth/USA TODAY Sports SAN DIEGO - Odrisamer Despaigne came within four outs of the first no-hitter in San Diego's 46-year major league history, and the Padres beat the New York Mets, 2-1, Sunday on Seth Smith's run-scoring infield ... (more)
For three seasons, the Boston Red Sox have been riding a surprising seesaw that has them in last place in the AL East.
Jul 10, 2014; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Red Sox center fielder Jackie Bradley Jr. hits an RBI single against the Chicago White Sox during the sixth inning at Fenway Park.
The Red Sox already have three adequate outfielders, but that doesn't mean there's no improvements to be made.
Of course, that's assuming that Lester, whose contract is up at the end of the year, remains in Boston for the duration of the 2014 season.
Chad Finn is the sports media columnist for the Globe and writes the irreverent Touching All the Bases blog for Boston.com.
Swap out "playoffs" for "sellers," and Jim Mora's voice for Jonny Gomes', and you get the picture of what the Red Sox' mindset was even before their 11-0 thrashing of the Astros that sent them off to their All-Star break with a little extra wind puffing at their sails.
Obnoxious Boston Fan is long-time sports journalist Bill Speros and offers a fun, unique and biting perspective on the Red Sox, Celtics, Bruins, Patriots and whatever else people are talking about in the world of sports.
George Springer was an All-American at UConn and a consensus future first-round draft pick when he tried out for the U.S. collegiate national team in 2010.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 10:39 am
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