The Big Red Sox Machine

The Big Red Sox Machine
Is Firing on All Cylinders

Red Sox' Alex Cora, Manny Ramirez and David Ortiz, from left, joke around while warming up before a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox in Chicago, Saturday, July 8, 2006.

(AP Photo)

Everybody Hits As Boston Batters Chicago Again

Sox Escape Big Trouble and Show Chicago Who's Boss in the AL, 9-6
In the Big Inning: Lopez Strikes Out Thome, Hansen Gets Konerko, Dye
Four More Years: Nixon Takes His Gold Glove Show on the Road
Cora Leads the Two-Out Rally Brigade
Ortiz is Hot, Hot, Hot: Big Papi Pounds No. 31
Coming Up Clutch: Mirabelli Gets Into the Act Too
All-Star Effort: Man-knee Has a Better Than Average Afternoon
Summer of 62? Will Beckett Give Up More Homers Than Maris Hit?
Another Four-Out Close: Papelbon's On His Game

"I can't say enough of those guys [relievers Javier Lopez and Craig Hansen] coming in and getting out of that situation without giving up any runs. That's phenomenal to come in with no outs and Jim Thome, Paul Konerko and Jermaine Dye coming up. That's unbelievable." -- 7.8.06, Beckett on his Big Bad Bullpen

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Boston Globe:

Hanley enjoying his return > Victorino slowly getting up to speed > Ramirez fitting right in > Manuel Margot in stars in Salem

Boston Herald:

Pablo Sandoval struggles against lefties continues > Buchholz says he's sorry for the effort > Red Sox doing more right than wrong > Miley put Sox in hole


Brentz walkoff helps PawSox win at McCoy > Marrero more aggressive > Vic ready to make impact > Workman receives PRP injection

NY Post:

The latest way ESPN ruined Sunday Night Baseball > Girardi dusts off Mike Stanley story for Jeter's panicked replacement > Yankees all-in on Carlos Beltran, and that's a problem

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