Boston Red Sox' David Ortiz, right, points to fans after his two-run home run knocked in Red Sox starting pitcher Matt Clement, left, against the Philadelphia Phillies in the fifth inning of their baseball game Friday, May 19, 2006, in Philadelphia.

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Big Night Outing in Philly

Clement Steps Up to the Plate and Keeps Phillies Grounded
Lowell, Ortiz, 'Tek Shots Help Power Sox to 5-3 Win

First Baseman Drives Cheesesteak Through the Heart of Fanatics
Keith Didn't Go to the Matt: Stick a Foulke in Clement's Numbers
Mike 'It Ain't Over for Me' Timlin with Another Scoreless 8th
Another Papelbon Scare, And Another Papelbon Save

"I was happy with how I threw the ball. The ball stayed on the ground. I felt good and the team played great. Papi had the big home run--it was a perfect team win.� -- 5.19.06, Matt Clement on a great start

Extra Bases: Wells Aims for Friday Return

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Vote Mike Lowell, American League Third Base All-Star

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Vote A.L. 3B: You Gotta Like Mike Over Blalock
Lowell: .331, 26 Extra-Base Hits, Spectacular Fielding

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