The Buch Starts Here

Red Sox starter Clay Buchholz delivers against the Pittsburgh Pirates in the first inning of a spring training baseball game in Fort Myers, Fla., Friday March 20, 2009.

Make Room in the 'Pen for Penny... Or Give Wake a Break
Because Clay Is Pitching His Way Into the Starting Rotation

0.66 ERA for Clay
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More Good News: Youk Sheds His Boot Today

"Again, a big step in the right. I thought he was throwing the ball real well. And his demeanor, his tempo on the mound have all been improving this whole spring. And it's sure nice to see." -- Brad Mills, the next manager of the Red Sox, on Buchholz's performance

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Boston Globe:

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Boston Herald:

Lauber: Eduardo Rodriguez showing Red Sox he's special > PawSox start looms large for Masterson


Rodriguez gem wasted > Chili Davis doesn't want to turn Red Sox into free-swingers > Red Sox draft catcher in third round

NY Post:

How Mariano Rivera has influenced Yankees' top pick > Why starting rotation could be a big Yankees' strength

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