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Bartolo Colon (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bartolo Colon Suspended 50 Games For Positive Testosterone Test

Former Cy Young Award winner Bartolo Colon of the Oakland Athletics was suspended for 50 games Wednesday after testing positive for testosterone.


Red Sox DH David Ortiz hits the 400th home run of his career against the Oakland Athletics on July 4, 2012. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Ortiz Blasts 400th Career Home Run

Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz smacked his 400th career home run Wednesday in Boston’s 3-2 loss to the Athletics in Oakland.


Jarrod Saltalamacchia talks to Daisuke Matsuzaka at Coliseum on July 2, 2012 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Matsuzaka Shelled In Oakland, Sox Lose 6-1

Josh Reddick and Brandon Moss homered against their former team to send Daisuke Matsuzaka to an early exit.


Manny Ramirez has a whole new attitude with the A's. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Manny Ramirez Released By Oakland

Manny Ramirez is a free agent again after he asked the Oakland Athletics to release him and the team granted his request on Friday.


BOSTON, MA - MAY 1:  A fan of the Boston Red Sox waits for a  game to start with the Oakland Athletics at Fenway Park May 1, 2012  in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Felger & Mazz: Red Sox’ Sellout Streak A Bogus, Deceitful Myth

Felger and Massarotti opened the day talking about the Boston Red Sox, their struggles, and the sellout streak at Fenway Park.


Will Middlebrooks doubles in the seventh inning against the Oakland Athletics at Fenway Park May 2, 2012. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Solid Debut For Red Sox’ Will Middlebrooks

While the Red Sox dropped their second in a row to the Oakland Athletics 4-2 Wednesday night, it was a promising debut for third baseman Will Middlebrooks.


David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox hits an RBI single against the Minnesota Twins during the first inning on April 24, 2012 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Red Sox, Ortiz Look To Keep Groove Going Against A’s

David Ortiz looks to continue his torrid start as the Red Sox seek their eighth win in nine games Tuesday night in the middle game of a three-game set against the A’s at Fenway Park.


Dustin Pedroia #15 of the Boston Red Sox turns a double play as Jemile Weeks #19 of the Oakland Athletics slides in the eighth inning at Fenway Park April 30, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Valentine On Pedroia: ‘Has A Play Every Game That Totally Amazes Me’

Bobby Valentine continues to be amazed by the hard-nosed play of Dustin Pedroia.


Seattle Mariners fans during MLB match between Seattle Mariners and Oakland Athletics at Tokyo Dome on March 28, 2012 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by Koji Watanabe/Getty Images)

Toucher & Rich: MLB Opens Season In Tokyo?

Major League Baseball’s opening day is April 5th, but the Seattle Mariners and Oakland Athletics opened the 2012 regular season in Tokyo this morning. Fred and Rich weren’t aware of this until they heard about it in one of Wallach’s headlines.

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Starting pitcher Gio Gonzalez #47 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on September 28, 2011 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Report: A’s Trade Gio Gonzalez To Nationals

The Boston Red Sox reportedly worked hard to complete a deal for A’s lefty Gio Gonzalez, but Gonzalez instead will be headed to Washington, according to a report by ESPN’s Keith Law.