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  1. Former Tampa Bay Buc Magee confident in Red Sox campRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    Not the typical transaction path: cut from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, join the Boston Rex Sox at minor league camp. But linebacker and would-be outfielder Brandon Magee is a confident enough athlete that he's sought two-sport advice from Bo Jackson.

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  2. Red Sox get Leon, a catcher, from Nats for cash considerationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    In 34 major league games with the Nationals over the past three seasons, Leon hit .189 with three doubles, one homer and five RBI. He is a career .236 batter in the minors.

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  3. Cardinals, Red Sox call off game due to rain during fifth inningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    The spring training game between St. Louis and the Boston Red Sox yesterday was rained out with the Cardinals leading in the middle of the fifth inning. With the game three outs shy of being official, rain started and the game was called after a 55-minute wait.

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  4. Napoli homers twice for Red Sox in loss to PiratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    Mike Napoli hit two solo home runs for the Boston Red Sox in a 5-2 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates yesterday. Napoli had an eight-hour surgery in November to help his sleep apnea.

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  5. Porcello looks good in second start of spring for BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    Rick Porcello pitched three strong inning and center fielder Mookie Betts had two hits and opened the game with a diving catch, but the Boston Red Sox lost to the New York Yankees, 5-3, last night. The 6-foot-5 Porcello, making his second Grapefruit League start, took a shutout into the fourth before allowing singles to first baseman Garrett Jones and DH Brian McCann to start the inning - ending Porcello's night.

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  6. Red Sox finish deal with Cuban infielder Yoan MoncadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    Having finalized a contract for a record $31.5 million signing bonus, 19-year-old Yoan Moncada likely will start his minor league career this season at Greenville of the Class A South Atlantic League. "My goal is to find out if I can make it to the big leagues in a year," the infielder said through a translator during a news conference yesterday, a day after his agreement was finalized.

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  7. Masterson pitches three perfect innings as Red Sox beat Rays, 5-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    Boston Red Sox starter Justin Masterson kept up his strong spring by pitching three perfect innings yesterday in a 5-1 win over the split-squad Tampa Bay Rays. Masterson struck out four as the Red Sox stretched their Grapefruit League winning streak to five.

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  8. Healthy Middlebrooks looks to revitalize career in San DiegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    Now in San Diego, a healthy Middlebrooks looks to revitalize a career that went from a sure thing at third base in Boston to an injury- and strikeout-filled two years in which he clashed with the Red Sox before being traded. "It was tough," Middlebrooks said yesterday.

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  9. Red Sox pitching stops two college teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    Boston Red Sox's Clay Bucholz pitches against Northeastern during a spring training exhibition baseball game, Tuesday, March 3, 2015, in Fort Myers, Fla. MAGS OUT; NAPLES OUT; NO SALES Boston Red Sox players, from left, David Ortiz, Pablo Sandoval and Hanley Ramirez chat during a spring training exhibition baseball game against Northeastern, Tuesday, March 3, 2015, in Fort Myers, Fla.

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  10. Pawtucket mayor says city wants compensation for PawSox lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    Pawtucket Mayor Donald Grebien said the city should be compensated by the state if the Pawtucket Red Sox leave town. Grebien told WJAR-TV yesterday that he still hopes to keep the Triple-A baseball club in his city, but expects the state to help maintain McCoy Stadium if the team moves.

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  11. Newcomer Moncada arrives at Red Sox facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    Yoan Moncada arrived yesterday at the spring training headquarters of the Boston Red Sox, another step toward completion of a hefty contract for the 19-year-old Cuban. The Red Sox and Moncada's agent reached an agreement earlier this week on a deal with a $31.5 million signing bonus, a record for an under-23 international amateur player.

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  12. David Ortiz: 'My belly hasn't grown like Panda'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    "My belly hasn't grown like Panda," David Ortiz said yesterday, joking about new Boston Red Sox teammate Pablo Sandoval. Ortiz, the final player on the 40-man roster to report, wore black-framed glasses and was dressed in a black T-shirt with black jeans.

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  13. Red Sox reportedly land Cuban prospect Yoan MoncadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    The 6-foot-2, 205-pound Moncada batted .277 in two seasons with Cienfuegos in Cuba's Serie Nacional before leaving the country last year with the permission of the Cuban government. In 101 games and 303 at-bats, he hit four home runs, had 28 RBI and stole 21 bases.

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  14. Red Sox extend manager John Farrell's contract through 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    So while Boston pitchers and catchers held their first official workout yesterday, the team announced that Farrell's contract had been extended through the 2017 season, with a team option for 2018. "On behalf of ownership, there's no question in our mind John is the right man to manage this team," General Manager Ben Cherington said.

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  15. Ray Duckler: The Butler did what? Here's hoping he brought springRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Concord Monitor

    Butler's interception saved the Patriots on Sunday, helping them beat the Seattle Seahawks in the Super Bowl, and it also ushered in the end of winter. Okay, it's a tad early, I know.

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  16. DeSantis-HeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    Stephanie DeSantis and Douglas Heath were married Aug. 8 at the Parish of Saint Philip Neri in Northport, N.Y. The bride was given in marriage by her father. Erica Bivona of New York, cousin of the bride, was maid of honor.

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  17. Heath-VonWilliamsenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Concord Monitor

    Sarah Heath and Steven VonWilliamsen were married Aug. 24 at the bride's family camp on Lake Winnisquam. The bride was given in marriage by her father, Glen Heath.

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  18. Ray Duckler: Bob Ryan never met a sport he didn't likeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2012 | Concord Monitor

    I had a preconceived notion about Bob Ryan, the Boston Globe sports columnist who will sign his new book, Scribe: My Life in Sports, on Tuesday at Gibson's Bookstore. Ryan, I figured, was the kind of guy who went to ballgames when he wasn't working; who could dig up an old column or some other documentation to win an argument; who other writers poked fun at for acting like a fan in the press box; and whose jump-out-of-the-TV personality was real and genuine, and it would blow my hair back and make my head spin during a phone interview last week.

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