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Jason Varitek watches his two-run home run clear the wall in the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians Tuesday, May 24, 2011

V-Tek Kicks In, Sox Win in Ohio

Boston 4, Cleveland 2 | Tribe runs into Trouble with Beckett
That's Progressive: Josh Beckett and his AL Low 1.69 ERA
David Ortiz: .341, 7 Homers, 9 RBI... Last 20 games
Will Dustin Pedroia ever be 100 percent again?
That's Rich: Can't get over The Hill

"I think I won here in the playoffs. It's not my first win at Progressive Field. Those wins [in October] are bigger anyway, aren't they? Nah, not a big win at all [when he beat CC Sabathia in Game 5 of the 2007 ALCS]" -- Josh Beckett, wry and dry

A Dream Pilgrimage to Fenway Thanks to John Henry
Stadium Journey: Rank Fenway Park

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

Boston Globe:

Rodriguez looks like the steal deal > Despite effort by Rodriguez, Red So fall > Tazawa has come a long way, on and off field

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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