Red Sox pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka, center, walks off the field with a trainer, left, and his interpreter as he leaves the game at the start of the fifth inning against the Seattle Mariners in their baseball game in Seattle, Tuesday, May 27, 2008
(AP Photo)

Matsuzaka Leaves Early with Injury,
It's a Late Walkoff Loss for the Sox

Tuesday Night Box: Seattle 4, Boston 3
Globe: Sox Tumble in the 9th
Lost in Translation: Matsuzaka Hurts Back... err Hip... err Shoulder
Lugo, Tito Join Matsuzaka on the Sidelines Early as Well
Notorious Sox Killer Wladimir Balentien Scores Game Winner
Say It Ain't So: Is Sure-Handed Sean Casey a Defensive Liability?
Did You See That Catch Coco Didn't Make?
The Crawl to 500: Manny Milestone Now One HR Away,
But Carefree Slugger Fails to Deliver in Crucial 8th
Another Milestone: Nation Calls for Timlin to Retire for 500th Time
The Sox Sure Could Have Used a Scoreless Inning from Julian Tavarez

"Even before I went up on the mound, I felt that things were a little bit off in the bullpen. I wouldn't go so far as to call it discomfort, but I wasn't at my best even before going into the game." -- 5.27.08, Daisuke Matsuzaka, through interpreter Masa Hoshino

Ticket to Stardom

Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia makes an off-balance throw to second base on a ball hit by Seattle Mariners Raul Ibanez during the third inning of their American League baseball game in Seattle, Washington, May 27, 2008.
(Reuters Photo)

Nobody Does It Better Than Dustin Pedroia
No Surprise Here: Five Red Sox Lead All-Star Voting
A Nation of Voracious Voters: Keep Up the Good Work

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