CLEVELAND — The applause was warm and full as the Indians former catcher stepped to the plate in the first inning.
It was not, however, very... Read more
CLEVELAND—Tim Wakefield walked to his locker and found a strange new nameplate above it: 2777.
It wasn't the age of the veteran right-hander,... Read more
CLEVELAND — With no Jonathan Papelbon in the bullpen, the call went out to the closer-in-training. Daniel Bard walked to the mound in the bottom of... Read more
Josh Beckett slammed a batting helmet down as bench coach DeMarlo Hale reached for him, holding him back. Beckett was heated. And he wasn’t... Read more
In the real world, a first-time father returns to work after a day or two off and eases back into the routine while showing everybody photos of his... Read more
As Adrian Beltre crossed home plate following his grand slam, one could have been excused for forgetting that the Sox offense had taken a blow... Read more
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