Oh Bay-by!
08/01/08 - Boston Red Sox left fielder Jason Bay acknowledges the fans after he scored the game winning run on a RBI single by Jed Lowrie, not pictured.
(Boston Globe Staff Photo / Barry Chin)

What a Difference a Bay Makes
It's a Walkoff Win as J-Bay is Right at Home at Fenway

Friday Night Box: BaySox 2, Oakland 1, in 12
Bay Statement: New Guy a Big Hit in Sox Debut
Offense Still Anemic With or Without Manny
There's No Point Denying It, Fenway Feels Different Without Manny
Bay Area Defense: J-Bay Has Range and a Better Glove Than You-Know-Who
Long Stop at Short: Lowrie Comes Through and Drives in Two, One Is the Winner
Wake Starts Strong and Pen's Impressive Close and Late
Three K's for Youk and Three Hits, Too
Dustin Getting It Done Up Top
Timlin the Win

"Having met these guys eight hours ago, everybody's been extremely positive, You jump around with those guys, I felt like I'd been here all year. We were like little kids." -- 5.1.08, Jason Bay on being in Boston


It's Manny's Dodger Blue Debut

Former Los Angeles Dodgers manager Tommy Lasorda greets the teams newest player, Manny Ramirez on his way to a news conference before the Dodgers baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks in Los Angeles, Friday, Aug. 1, 2008.
(AP Photo )

It's Like Seeing Your Ex Walking Down the Street with
Her New Boyfriend for the First Time

That's Just Manny Meeting Tommy
99 Luft Buffoon: Manny Winds Up with The Great One's Number
'Twas the Night After Manny, and All Through The Nation ...
WBZ-TV Video: No Love from Manny On His Way Out of Town
Lots of Manny Bashing: Media Roundup of Ramirez Trade Talk
Shaughnessy: Ramirez Still in La-La Land

"I got to cut it [hair], guys, I'm going to look like a baby now...They got some rules here. I don't want them to treat me different than the other guys." -- 8.1.08, LA Ram... who now wants to play by the rules and be one of the guys


It's a Manny Miracle ...Tendinitis Cured!

Los Angeles Dodgers Manny Ramirez runs to first base on a single against the Arizona Diamond Backs during the fourth inning of their MLB game in Los Angeles August 1, 2008. Ramirez was traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers in a three-team trade July 31, 2008.
(Reuters Photo)

Bud Selig Should Look Into Manny's Sudden Recovery

Dodger Blues: It's a Ground Ball Double-Play with Game on the Line for No. 99
For Those Scoring at Home: J-Bay 1, Manny 0

BDD is a feature of Boston.com. All posts are by Steve Silva unless otherwise indicated.

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