19th Hole

19th Hole

Chicago White Sox Tadahito Iguchi is cheered by teammate Brian Anderson after Iguchi hit the game winning RBI single against the Boston Red Sox in the 19th inning of a baseball game Sunday, July 9, 2006, in Chicago. The White Sox defeated the Red Sox 6-5.

(AP Photo)

Sox Lose Sweep Over It As Seanez Succumbs in 19th

Long Story, Bad Ending: White Sox 6, Red Sox 5
Win Blown City: Papelbon, Timlin Can't Close in Chicago
Rumor Has It Tiant Was Warming Up in the Pen
Way Back When: Schilling Pitched a Nice Game, Delcarmen Delivered
5th Starter Material? Tavarez Goes the Extra Mile Perfectly
Star Shines: Loretta Did What It Takes to Win
Nice Catch Nixon with the Ugly 0-for-9 Line
Let It Be Noted: Jason Varitek is Hitting .232 at the Break
Time to Move Hot Coco Back to Leadoff?

"It was mentally and physically exhausting trying to concentrate for that many pitches. It's grueling. It's emotionally draining. It becomes really an endurance match after a while. ...It's deflating when you have a lead and they come back a couple of different times." -- 7.9.06, All-Star 2B Mark Loretta on the Longest Game

BDD is a feature of Boston.com. All posts are by Steve Silva unless otherwise indicated.

Boston Globe:

Red Sox end losing streak > Shaughnessy: Debunking myths about the 2014 Red Sox > Cherington: Everyone needs to get better

Boston Herald:

Ortiz, Red Sox bats break out to end losing streak > Buchholz still bewildered > Memory loss haunting Red Sox


Lester was once a good hitter, now heading toward dubious record > Travis Shaw brings hot bat to Pawtucket > Ranaudo shines > Betts not a candidate for Boston, yet

NY Post:

St. Louis lets Ozzie Smith bid Jeter goodbye > Yanks prevail in extras again > Nonsense leads off in MLB broadcasts > Beltran elbow on mend

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