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Bryan Cranston’s one-man MLB show


Bryan Cranston's next career move is a surefire hit.

Bryan Cranston’s next career move is a surefire hit.

How does Bryan Cranston follow up a banner year after winning a Tony for his riveting performance as LBJ in All the Way on Broadway, and an Emmy for the legendary TV show Breaking Bad?
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Boston Red Sox: From worst to first to worst?


A dejected look on the face of Red Sox pitching ace Jon Lester says it all. —Barry Chin, Boston Globe photo

A dejected look on the face of Red Sox pitching ace Jon Lester says it all. —Barry Chin, Boston Globe photo

Looking at this year’s Boston Red Sox, it’s hard to believe this is the same team that won the World Series last year. As exciting and wild as the beards they sported back then, they are as dull as dishwasher this go ’round. It’s not just that that Sox are losing, they’re losing big.
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Michael Pineda: Cheat cheat never beat


Is that a love bite or some foreign substance on Yankee pitcher Michael Pineda's neck?

Is that a love bite or some foreign substance on Yankee pitcher Michael Pineda’s neck?

Some guys just never learn. Michael Pineda caught a break once for allegedly cheating in Major League Baseball, but not this time.
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Red Soxx Fan


TraderIn the season opening baseball game in Houston, where the Astros were playing the Yankees, a Red Sox fan expressed her displeasure about beloved base stealer and pink hat heartthrob, Jacoby Ellsbury, leaving the Sox and going to New York.
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Should Jerry Remy leave broadcasting?


Red Sox broadcaster Jerry Remy has come under fire following his son's arrest for murder. —Wendy Maeda Boston Globe photo

Broadcaster Jerry Remy, the beloved leader of Red Sox Nation, has come under fire following his son’s murder arrest. —Wendy Maeda Boston Globe photo

They say ignorance is bliss. For Red Sox fans that certainly was the case in 2013. Sox fans were riding high last summer as their team tore through the league, going from the previous year’s last place finish to division winners and American League Pennant champions.
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David Ortiz the $16 Million Dollar Man


A fan asked David Ortiz to take a picture with his baby. The National Anthem started to play so Big Papi held onto the baby throughout the song.

A fan asked David Ortiz to take a picture with his baby. The National Anthem started to play so Big Papi held onto the baby throughout the song.

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Red Sox bring Yankees their Bee game


Bees swarm Steinbrenner Field, who can blame them?

Bees swarm Steinbrenner Field, who can blame them?

The rivalry is on! Red Sox vs. Yankees, spring training exhibition game at Steinbrenner Field in Florida. Even though this is merely glorified practice and doesn’t count, the Red Sox wanted to win this one.

How badly did they want to win it?
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Truck Day at Fenway Park


A truck at Fenway Park in Boston was packed with Red Sox gear and sent down to JetBlue Park, aka Fenway Park South, in Fort Myers, Florida for spring training.

As dedicated fans look on, a truck at Fenway Park is packed with Red Sox gear and sent down to JetBlue Park in Fort Myers, Florida for spring training.

Baseball season can’t come fast enough. For many sports fans, hockey and basketball just doesn’t cut it. We want baseball, America’s pastime, and we want it now.
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10 things I learned about Bill “The Spaceman” Lee


Bill Lee and a young baseball fan at The Ridgefield Playhouse. —Patricia Gay photo all rights reserved

Bill Lee and a young baseball fan at The Ridgefield Playhouse. —Patricia Gay photo all rights reserved

Bill Lee is a character inside and out. At 67, the once-great major league baseball left-hander has never given up the game. He’s still playing, and last week finished a tournament in Florida (his team won).
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