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Yesterday | Gapers Block
Last night, with two men on in the sixth inning and the White Sox down by a run, Adam Eaton demonstrated why White Sox fans are so fond of him.
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Friday | Chicago Sun-Times
There has been some hand-wringing from fans and even the media over the limited amount of playing time Paul Konerko has received in the first 16 games, but those who were paying attention to Sox management and Konerko in December after the popular team captain decided to play one last season have to wonder why.
Friday | Sports Media 101
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Friday | Daily Herald
Rather than lay blame on the bullpen, White Sox manager Robin Ventura opted to credit Red Sox starting pitcher Jon Lester following Thursday night's 3-1 loss at U.S. Cellular Field.
Jon Lester pitched eight sharp innings and David Ross hit a tiebreaking RBI double in Boston's two-run ninth, leading the Red Sox to a 3-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday night.
Starters: LHP Chris Sale for the Sox, LHP Jon Lester for Boston. Chris is looking to become the first White Sox starting pitcher to begin a season 4-0 since Jose Contrera s in 2006 and first to win his first four starts since Jon Garland in 2005.
Felix Doubront has not started off the season hot through three starts, despite flashes of excellence in the recent past.
Jake Peavy served as a mentor to Chris Sale during his time in Chicago and still maintains a friendship with his former teammate.
Eric Wilbur is a Boston.com sports columnist who is still in awe of what Dana Kiecker pulled off that one time in Toronto.
It's early in the season but the Red Sox's struggles should not go unnoticed. As they sit at the bottom of the AL East at 5-9, the Red Sox's issues are piling up.
If the Boston Red Sox are to make a serious bid for back-to-back World Series championships, Jake Peavy and Clay Buchholz will be big parts of the reason why.
According to Ken Rosenthal of FoxSports.com, the Boston Red Sox recently offered their ace left-handed pitcher Jon Lester a four-year extension worth somewhere between $70 and $80 million.
You can't blame Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington for making a lowball four-year, $70 million contract offer to Jon Lester.
I am shocked. Jon Lester , according to WEEI's Rob Bradford , was offered $70 million over the next four years by the Boston Red Sox.
Is this the part where we're supposed to feign concern about the dreadful start the Red Sox have put together to the 2014 season with the logical mindset that we're only but halfway through April? Sorry.
The Red Sox have made a $70 - $80 million contract offer to Jon Lester. Are they low-balling the southpaw? While Red Sox nation was focused on the team's doomed efforts against the Yankees, a bit of information slipped in under the radar regarding the extension talks between Jon Lester and the Red Sox.