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Former Red Sox general manager Dan Duquette. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Dan Duquette Embraces Imposing Challenge Of Orioles Job

Back in the big leagues after a nine-year absence, Dan Duquette has undertaken an incredibly daunting task: rebuilding the dreadful Baltimore Orioles.


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Yankees Clinch 16th Playoff Trip In 17 Years

The New York Yankees rallied past the Tampa Bay Rays 4-2 in game one. Tampa Bay began the day trailing Boston by two games for the AL wild-card spot.


Johnny Damon of the Tampa Bay Rays steals second base as shortstop Marco Scutaro of the Red Sox takes the throw. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

Wade Davis Throws 6-Hitter In Rays’ 7-2 Win Over Red Sox

The Tampa Bay Rays moved within 5 1/2 games of AL wild-card leading Boston.


Dustin Pedroia of the Boston Red Sox. (Photo by Abelimages/Getty Images)

Romero Wins Again As Blue Jays Beat Red Sox 7-4

Boston lost for the fourth time in five games and failed to gain ground on the first place New York Yankees.


Andrew Miller of the Boston Red Sox heads back to the dugout after he is pulled from the game in the second inning against the Texas Rangers at Fenway Park. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Rangers Back Holland With 3 HRs, Beat Red Sox 10-0

Derek Holland allowed two hits in seven innings and got his usual strong support as the Texas Rangers hit three homers and beat the Boston Red Sox 10-0.


Boston Red Sox Jacoby Ellsbury, left, and David Ortiz celebrate. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

Big Papi’s Big Return For Red Sox In 13-2 Win At Texas

David Ortiz had an RBI single on the first pitch he saw in 10 days and scored twice in his return to Boston’s lineup, a 13-2 victory over the Texas Rangers.


Adrian Gonzalez of the Boston Red Sox hits a two-run home run against the Texas Rangers. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Gonzalez Homers Twice As Red Sox Beat Rangers 11-5

Adrian Gonzalez homered twice, Jacoby Ellsbury made an immediate impact in his return to the lineup and the Boston Red Sox finally won a game in Texas.


Jacoby Ellsbury #2 of the Boston Red Sox connects for a home run against the Tampa Bay Rays in the second game of a doubleheader at Fenway Park on August 16, 2011 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Ellsbury Returns To Lineup For Red Sox

Center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury is back in the lineup for the Red Sox Tuesday night for game two of a four game set with the Rangers in Texas.


Red Sox right fielder Josh Reddick. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Reddick On Blown Call: ‘100-Percent Sure I Caught It’

It was a call that may have changed the game, and unfortunately, it did not go in the Red Sox favor.


The times were tough and trying for Francona and the Red Sox in 2011. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

Roche: There’s Still Time

The way things go for Terry Francona these days is simple. Come to the park, figure out who can play, meet with media and give them medical updates, manage the game.