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Starting pitcher Josh Beckett #19 of the Boston Red Sox. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Felger & Mazz: Sox Drop 2 Of 3 To Royals, Beckett Takes The Mound Tonight

Felger and Massarotti kicked it off discussing the Boston Red Sox’s Wednesday night 4-3 loss to the Royals in Kansas City and Josh Beckett’s start tonight.

98.5 The Sports Hub–05/10/2012

Home plate umpire Jeff Nelson #45 argues a call with third base coach Jerry Royster #43, Manager Bobby Valentine #25 and Marlon Byrd #23 of the Boston Red Sox during the game on May 9, 2012 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Valentine Blasts Umpires After 4-3 Loss To Royals

Bobby Valentine was not a happy camper after his Red Sox lost 4-3 to the Royals Wednesday night.


Bobby Valentine (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Chen Gets 1st Win Of Season, Royals Beat Red Sox

Bruce Chen picked up his first victory of the season, Alcides Escobar drove in the go-ahead run and the Kansas City Royals held off the Boston Red Sox 4-3 Wednesday night.


Jon Lester #31 of the Boston Red Sox delivers a pitch during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays April 11, 2012 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Brad White/Getty Images)

Lester Looks To Continue Dominance Over Royals

The Red Sox hope Jon Lester can continue his dominance of the Kansas City Royals and help them avoid losing their first series at Kauffman Stadium in almost six years Wednesday night.


Red Sox third baseman Will Middlebrooks. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Middlebrooks’ Hamstring ‘Nothing Serious’

Red Sox rookie sensation Will Middlebrooks said his hamstring tightness is “nothing serious” and he hopes to return to the Boston lineup on Wednesday.


Starting pitcher Daniel Bard #51 of the Boston Red Sox pitches during the game against the Kansas City Royals on May 8, 2012 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Butler’s 3-Run Shot Lifts Royals Over Red Sox 6-4

The lumbering designated hitter’s three-run shot in the eighth inning Tuesday night boosted the Kansas City Royals a 6-4 victory over the Red Sox.


Daniel Bard #51 of the Boston Red Sox pitches against the Chicago White Sox in the first inning on April 27, 2012 at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Bard, Red Sox Look To Keep It Rolling Against Royals

After ending a five-game skid, the Red Sox will try to keep heading in the right direction Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium.


KANSAS CITY, MO - MAY 7: Will Middlebrooks #64 of the Boston Red Sox runs to first after hitting a three-run home run against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium May 7, 2012 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Middlebrooks Powers Red Sox To 11-5 Win Over Royals

Will Middlebrooks homered twice, David Ortiz and Dustin Pedroia also went deep, and the Boston Red Sox pounded the Kansas City Royals 11-5.


Bobby Valentine (Photo by Winslow Townson/Getty Images)

Reeling Red Sox Head To Kansas City Looking To Break Losing Streak

After a particularly bitter end to a dismal homestand, the Boston Red Sox may welcome a trip to Kansas City as they search for answers.


Starting pitcher Bruce Chen #52 of the Kansas City Royals pitches during the 1st inning of the game against of the Minnesota Twins on September 13, 2011 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Gresh & Zo: Are The Sox Out Of Pitching Options?

There’s a rumor circulating that the Red Sox may be seeking pitching help for a potential one-game playoff against the Rays tomorrow. One name listed was Kansas City Royals pitcher Bruce Chen.

98.5 The Sports Hub–09/28/2011