Sweep in the Heart of Texas
A fan waves a broom as others stand in the closing minutes of an MLB baseball game between the Boston Red Sox and the Texas Rangers on Sunday, April 3, 2011, in Arlington, Texas. The Rangers won 5-1, sweeping the Red Sox in the Rangers' weekend season opener.

The Buch Doesn't Stop Here
Clay Makes It Another Home Run Derby
And It's a Texas Fold 'Em for the 'Best Team Never'


Texas 5, Boston 1 | Homers on the Rangers Complete Sweep
While You Are Reading This, The Rangers Hit Another Homer Off a Red Sox 'Ace'
Get Him Gonzo: AG 0-for-4, Joins Part-of-the-Problem Crowd for a Day. Ells, Too
Who Saw That Coming? Carl Crawfordable at $142M Gets Dropped Down to 7th
And He Comes Through with His First Two Boston Hits and an RBI
Dirt Napoli: 11 HRs By Rangers Put Sox Six Feet Under
What's Hot: "100 Losses!", What's Not: "100 Wins!"
At Least Papelbon Hasn't Changed
So Salty's Gonna Hit, Right?
Et Tu, Clay? Really?

"We got outplayed all the way around. They hit better than us, they pitched better than us. Now we've got to regroup and get us a win so we can feel better about ourselves." -- Terry Francona, Red Sox manager... for now...

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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


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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