Back-to-Back Attack

Coco Crisp (R) is congratulated by teammate Jed Lowrie (12) after he hits a solo homerun against Minnesota Twins pitcher Glen Perkins during the seventh inning of their American League baseball game at the Metrodome in Minneapolis, May 10, 2008
(Reuters Photo)

Crisp Whacks One, Then Lowrie Smacks One

Box: Sox 5, Twins 2
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"That was probably the farthest ball I've ever hit. But I haven't hit a home run in about 300 at-bats or so [actually just 114]. You kind of forget how to run around the bases. They were getting on me because I ran too slow. I kind of delayed the game about 10 minutes." -- 5.10.08, Coco Crisp on his really rare home run

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Boston Herald:

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