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TTYM: The Indy 500 Winner Buzz and Why You Should Never Eat At A Stadium

Tara Lipinsky brings you some of the most interesting sports stories you may not have heard about in That Thing You Missed.

05/31/2013

John Lackey pitches against the New York Yankees at Fenway Park on April 7, 2010. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Lackey Set To Return As Red Sox Look To Sweep Astros

John Lackey will return after being out with a right biceps strain as he tries to help the Red Sox complete a four-game home sweep of the Houston Astros with a fifth straight win Sunday.

04/28/2013

Red Sox DH David Ortiz rounds first after hitting a home run against the Houston Astros. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Ortiz, Ross Provide Power As Red Sox Win Third Straight, 7-3 Over Astros

David Ross cleared the Green Monster twice with solo home runs and Ryan Dempster struck out a career-high 10 for the Boston Red Sox in a 7-3 win over the Houston Astros on Friday night.

04/26/2013

Bo Porter #16 of the Houston Astros removes Philip Humber #59 after giving up two runs in the 5th inning against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on April 25, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

The Baseball Reporters: April 26, 2013

The Baseball Reporters Show from Friday, April 26.

04/26/2013

David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox watches the flight of his home run in the 3rd inning against the Houston Astros at Fenway Park on April 25, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. The home run was the first by Ortiz since returning to the team after an injury. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Hot-Hitting Ortiz Leads Red Sox Over Astros 7-2

David Ortiz went 3 for 4 with a home run and two RBIs, boosting his batting average over .500 as the Boston Red Sox beat the Houston Astros 7-2 Thursday night to win their eighth straight series opener.

04/25/2013

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Astros Asking Matt Dominguez To Add Offense To His Well-Known Defense

Known primarily for his glove at the hot corner, Matt Dominguez surprised with his bat by posting a .284 average with five longballs in 31 games for Houston.

03/15/2013

Brad Mills. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Astros Fire Brad Mills

Tony DeFrancesco was chosen interim manager Sunday, a day after Brad Mills was fired.

08/19/2012

Red Sox reliever Mark Melancon. (Photo by Abelimages/Getty Images)

Felger & Mazz: Is Melancon The Answer At Closer?

Felger and Massarotti opened the day breaking down the Sox trade that sent Jed Lowrie and Kyle Weiland to the Astros for closer Mark Melancon. Is Melancon in line to be the Sox new closer?

12/14/2011

Reliever Mark Melancon is reportedly heading to the Boston Red Sox. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Red Sox Get Closer Melancon From Astros For Lowrie, Weiland

The Boston Red Sox have traded infielder Jed Lowrie and right handed pitcher Kyle Weiland to the Houston Astros for reliever Mark Melancon.

12/14/2011

Roger Clemens (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Prosecutors Say Needles Had Clemens’ DNA, Steroids

Prosecutors say needles and cotton balls that Roger Clemens’ former trainer says he used to inject the star pitcher in the middle of his career tested positive for Clemens’ DNA and anabolic steroids.

07/13/2011

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