52 Pick-Up!


David Ortiz follows through after hitting his 51st home run of the season during a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins at Fenway Park in Boston Thursday night, Sept. 21, 2006. Fifty-one home runs is the most by any Red Sox player in a single season.

(Boston Globe Staff Photo / Jim Davis)

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(BDD Photo Illustration / Graphic Design by Carl)

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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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