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05/09/2010 - 6:19pm
Oakland's Braden tosses perfect game

Oakland left-hander Dallas Braden threw a perfect game Sunday against visiting Tampa Bay, the first perfect game of the 2009 season. Braden struck out six and threw 109 pitches on the way to the 4-0 win. Braden (4-2), who retired former Red Sox outfielder Gabe Kapler for the final out of the game on a ground ball to shortstop, gained a small measure of fame earlier this season for taking offense to Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez' decision to cut across the mound during an Oakland-New York game.


05/09/2010 - 6:02pm
Woods withdraws from Players Championship

Tiger Woods withdrew from the Players Championship after hitting his second shot on the seventh hole, suffering from a neck injury that has been reportedly bothering him for some time. Woods was 2-over for the day and 2-under for the tournament. It was the first time Woods has withdrawn from a tournament since the 2006 Nissan Open in Rivera, when he suffered from the flu. "I've been playing through it," Woods told reporters, saying that he felt the pain prior to the Masters. "I can't play through it anymore." For the complete story click here.


05/09/2010 - 4:35pm
Lineup: Ortiz back in, Martinez catching

David Ortiz is back in the lineup for the Red Sox as they face off with the Yankees and A.J. Burnett in the teams' series finale Sunday night at Fenway Park. The following is the Sox lineup: Scutaro SS, Pedroia 2B, Martinez C, Youkilis 1B, Drew RF, Ortiz DH, Beltre 3B, Hermida LF, McDonald CF, Lester P. For all the matchups see The Full Count Blog by clicking here.


05/09/2010 - 1:39pm
Seidenberg back on ice at Ristuccia

WILMINGTON -- Bruins defenseman Dennis Seidenberg skated at Ristuccia Arena for the second consecutive day on Sunday as he makes his way back from a lacerated tendon in his left forearm sustain against Toronto on April 3. Seidenberg had surgery to repair the tendon and was in a hard cast for the first four weeks of recovery. The hard cast was removed last Monday and Seidenberg wears a splint of the forearm to protect the area that has about a three inch scar five inches up from his wrist. Seidenberg's expected recovery time is supposed to be around eight weeks. Coach Claude Julien said on Sunday that Seidenberg's workouts with trainer John Whitesides are a positive development around the team.

 

"Any time you see that kind of thing around your team it is a positive," Julien said. "We have been hit this week with some big injuries but then you look at the other side and you see some other guys start to come around. So, hopefully...

05/08/2010 - 8:22pm
Yankees, Teixeira roll over Red Sox

The Yankees won their 13th game against the Red Sox in the teams' last 15 meetings, this time beating the Sox 14-3, Saturday afternoon at Fenway Park. The game was delayed 1 hour, 14 minutes due to rain in the fifth inning. The delay, which came with two outs, the visitors leading 6-3, and a 2-2 count to Victor Martinez, cost New York starter CC Sabathia the victory. Highlighting the NY attack was Mark Teixeira, who belted three home runs, and Francisco Cervelli, who finished with five RBI. It was the sixth straight win for the Yankees, who have out-scored their opponents 51-16 during the stretch. It marked the first time since 1997 the Red Sox have started a season 15-16.

 

Clay Buchholz took the loss for the Red Sox, giving up six runs on nine hits over five innings. Hitting home runs for the Red Sox were Darnell McDonald and Victor Martinez. Reliever Ramon Ramirez left...

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