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09/22/2009 - 12:00pm
Wakefield's rotation future uncertain

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — After logging five innings and allowing five runs (four earned) on Monday, his first start since Sept. 5, Tim Wakefield will be examined today before the Red Sox chart his next course of action. Though the knuckleballer was heralded for a gutsy effort to stay on the mound, Red Sox manager Terry Francona acknowledged Wakefield will not remain on a regular turn in the rotation. (To read more about Wakefield's outing, click here.)
 
"I don't know [when he'll next pitch]. We'll see. That's the part that we have to keep monitoring," Francona said after his team's 12-9 loss to the Royals. "I don't think it's realistic that he would go every five days like everybody else. We'll see how he bounces back [Tuesday] and we'll kind of go from there."
 
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09/22/2009 - 11:34am
Krejci participating without restrictions in practice

Bruins coach Claude Julien wasn't ready to announce when B's center David Krejci would get into his first game action — or play during the exhibition season. But Julien did give an update on the 23-year-old, who is coming off surgery for an impingement in his right hip. Krejci is enduring a full practice workload with the rest of the team and taking part in all contact drills. Julien indicated that things are going well for the center, and Krejci estimated he had a "10 percent chance" of being ready for opening night against the Washington Capitals on Oct. 1.
"What I can answer is that he's getting better and better, and everything that's going on is positive," said Julien, who indicated that the B's training staff hasn't yet given him full clearance to play in games. "I can give you a date as far as when he's ready to play in a game, but he's practicing full-out and that bodes well. He's taking contact and he'...

09/22/2009 - 11:33am
BC to host 2012 NCAA East Regional

 
For the fourth time, Boston College has been chosen as the host institution for men's NCAA tournament action. BC will host the East Regional of the 2012 tournament, set for March 22-24, at the TD Garden. BC also served as the host institution for the 2009 East Regional, as well as the 1999 and 2003 first and second rounds. Last spring, in the East final, Villanova beat Pittsburgh, 78-76, on a last-second, length-of-the-court drive by Scottie Reynolds, sending Villanova to the Final Four. For more, visit the BC Blog
 
 
 


09/22/2009 - 11:07am
Report Card: DeOssie grades Patriots
By: admin

The Patriots need to work on their communication skills, WEEI's Steve DeOssie says in his Week 2 report card for the Patriots. Humiliating losses such as Sunday's 16-9 embarrassment vs. the Jets will not earn anyone a passing grade. Read DeOssie's report card here.


09/22/2009 - 7:41am
Royals rally past Red Sox

The Red Sox bullpen imploded in a 12-9 loss to the Royals on Monday night, as Boston's magic number remained at 6. The Red Sox still have won 10 of their last 12. Starter Tim Wakefield wasn’t able to take advantage of an early 6-0 lead and draw closer to the team’s all-time win mark. The Sox and Royals played through downpours, which contributed to 11 walks by Red Sox pitchers. For the complete game recap, CLICK HERE.


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