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04/04/2010 - 12:07pm
Lowell: 'I don't know how this [will] play out'

Red Sox corner infielder Mike Lowell is bracing for uncertainty as he enters his first major league season as a role player off the bench. In spring training, he was satisfied both with how he handled first base and with the swing that he was able to find in the last few days of spring training. But now, he acknowledges that there will be a period of adjustment to part-time duty.

 

"It's not like when I'm called upon I'm not going to be ready," Lowell said. "I'll be ready and I'll try to do well, but I don't know how it's going to play out. We'll see."

Lowell suggested that there was nothing he could have done this spring to alter his role. While his delayed start to the spring while recovering from thumb surgery and the knee contusion he suffered didn't help, he believes that even with tremendous (and healthy) performance this spring, he could not have done anything to alter his role in 2010.

 

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04/04/2010 - 12:01pm
Bracket: Who is most important Red Sox?
By: admin

Which Red Sox player holds the key to the team's fortunes in 2010? WEEI.com wants to hear your opinion. Take part in the 16-player bracket to weigh in with your thoughts on the most important member of the Red Sox for the coming season. Click here to vote.


04/04/2010 - 12:37am
Vote: How will the Sox do in 2010?
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WEEI.com’s panel has weighed in with its predictions on who will win it all and with its prediction about what will transpire this year with all 25 members of the Red Sox. Now it’s your turn!

 

Click here to offer your predictions about how the Red Sox will do, and to give your pick of who will win it all.

 

 


04/03/2010 - 11:27pm
Duke cruises past West Virginia into final

The Duke Blue Devils will seek their first national title in nine years after getting 23 points from Jon Scheyer to pull away from West Virginia for a 78-57 victory on Saturday night. West Virginia forward Da'Sean Butler had to be helped off the court after injuring his left knee in a hard collision. Click here for the game recap.


04/03/2010 - 9:42pm
Satan's two goals downs Leafs in OT

The Bruins and Maple Leafs battled at Air Canada Centre on Saturday and Boston was able to prevail 2-1(in overtime on Saturday evening. Tuukka Rask took the win for Boston with 27 of saves while Jonas Gustavsson earned the decision for the Toronto. Miroslav Satan scored the first goal for Boston and had the game-winner overtime. Colton Orr scored for the Maple Leafs in the first period.

 

For more on how the game played out, visit the Big Bad Blog.


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