Happy-Go-Lackey

John Lackey of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim is congratulated by catcher Jeff Mathis after throwing a two-hiiter against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on July 29, 2008 in Boston, Massachusetts.
(Jim Rogash / Getty Images)

Oh No, Angels Get a Near No-Hitter
Yes, Manny Jogged Up the Line, Looked Like a Quitter

Tuesday Night Box: Orange County Angels 6, Boston 2
Globe: Touched Up By an Angel
Seven Heaven: Angels Beat Sox for Seventh Time in a Row
It's Six-Two, and Even in the Loss Column for Sox and Yanks
Manny's Not Running Hard Up the Line, But It's Still Not Easy to Trade Him
Buchholz Makes Us Want to Take Another Look at Bartolo
Is the Manny Distraction Causing a Drop in Run Production?
When the Going Gets Tough, Pedroia, Youk Get Going


Run Manny Run!

Manny Ramirez was out on a seventh inning ground ball to third, even though the throw was high and drew Angels 1B Robb Quinlan off the bag. He came down with it for the out.
(Jim Davis / Boston Globe Staff)

... Before They Run You Out of Town!

"He'll do that a lot." -- 7.29.08, Tito on Manny's "effort" up the line in the 7th

The Bloom is Off the Rose as Manny Gets Booed Loudly at Fenway
Cafardo: Manny Wanted to Go on the DL Last Weekend
Silverman: So Which Knee is Really Bothering Manny?
NY Post: Pedro Makes a Pitch for Manny

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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

ProJo:

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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