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Jonny Gomes of the Boston Red Sox runs home after he hit a walk-off home run against the Padres to give the Red Sox a 2-1 win at Fenway Park on July 3, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Gomes Walks-Off Again, Goes With Fake Punt This Time

Jonny Gomes hit another walk-off homer for the Red Sox on Tuesday night, and this time gave a celebratory fake-punt as he rounded third.


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Red Sox Beat Padres On Gomes Walk-Off HR

Jonny Gomes hit a walk-off home run to win it for the Red Sox.


John Lackey (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Lackey Stellar Again For Red Sox, Gets Ovation As He Leaves Mound

It wasn’t too long ago that there were cries to run John Lackey out of town. Now, he’s getting standing ovations as he walks off the mound.


Practice baseballs sit on the field. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

The Baseball Reporters: San Diego Padres G.M. Josh Byrnes

The Baseball Reporters Show from Tuesday, July 2.


Pedro Ciriaco (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

Red Sox Trade Ciriaco To Padres For Player To Be Named Later

With Jose Iglesias remaining in Boston as the Red Sox utility man and top-prospect Xander Bogaerts promoted to Triple-A, Pedro Ciriaco was a man without a role in the organization.


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Jedd Gyorko Playing Second To Provide Padres With Offense

Jedd Gyorko is there to provide a solid bat in the lineup, and he could very well emerge as one of the league’s best offensive second baseman.


Casey Kelly pitches in his Major League debut against the Atlanta Braves at Petco Park on August 27, 2012 in San Diego. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Former Red Sox Prospect Casey Kelly Wins Big League Debut

Former Red Sox prospect Casey Kelly allowed three hits in six innings, struck out four and walked two.


Anthony Rizzo #27 of the San Diego Padres up to bat against the San Francisco Giants at AT&T Park on September 14, 2011 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Tony Medina/Getty Images)

Theo, Cubs Trade For Former Red Sox Prospect Anthony Rizzo

The Cubs have traded right-hander Andrew Cashner to the San Diego Padres for first baseman Anthony Rizzo and minor league right-hander Zach Cates


John Lackey (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Report: Someone Wants John Lackey?!?

While nothing but bad news had been circling the Red Sox for the last month and a half, there is a glimmer of hope.


BOSTON, MA - JUNE 22: John Lackey #41 of the Boston Red Sox reacts against the San Diego Padres at Fenway Park on June 22, 2011 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Padres Knock Around Lackey In Rain-Shortened Win Over Red Sox

The way things had been going for Clayton Richard, it only figured that he’d have to go through a day like this to get a win.