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  1. Buchholz needs to figure things out

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- Clay Buchholz will say he wasn't feeling the pressure of suddenly becoming the so-called ace of the Boston Red Sox pitching staff after fellow pitchers Jon Lester and John Lackey were traded last week. Buchholz, 29, is now the senio...

    Blog | August 04, 2014
  2. Rapid Reaction: Yankees 8, Red Sox 7

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- Since the Red Sox traded starting pitchers Jon Lester, John Lackey and Jake Peavy this week, Clay Buchholz has become the veteran member of Boston's rotation. In the past few days, Red Sox manager John Farrell has answered questions ...

    Blog | August 04, 2014
  3. Rapid Reaction: Yankees 6, Red Sox 4

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- While former Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester made a victorious debut with the Oakland A's, Red Sox newcomer Yoenis Cespedes wasn't so lucky. He played his first game since the two swapped teams at the trade deadline on Thursday, but the Sox lost...

    Blog | August 02, 2014
  4. Middlebrooks eager to be back at third

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- With Stephen Drew traded to the New York Yankees, Xander Bogaerts will move back to shortstop and Will Middlebrooks, who will be activated from the disabled list, will start at third base. "I'm happy to be back, but I'm still in shoc...

    Blog | July 31, 2014
  5. Pedroia: 'It's a pretty tough business'

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- When it appeared inevitable that the Red Sox would trade Jon Lester, teammate Dustin Pedroia said he hoped when he walked into the clubhouse on Friday, the club's left-handed ace would be sitting at his locker. He won't be. ...

    Blog | July 31, 2014
  6. Doubront digs himself a deeper hole

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- If Felix Doubront wants to return to the Boston Red Sox's starting rotation, he did not do himself any favors against the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday night at Fenway Park. Even though starter Clay Buchholz suffered the loss after ...

    Blog | July 29, 2014
  7. Rapid Reaction: Red Sox 5, Yankees 1

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- The best record in baseball continues to get better. The Boston Red Sox defeated the New York Yankees 5-1 on Saturday afternoon at Fenway Park to improve to 91-59. With the win, Boston has won 32 series this season and leads the majors i...

    Blog | September 14, 2013
  8. Farrell: Buchholz on pitch count Sunday

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- Fresh off a thrilling 8-4 win thanks in part to a grand slam by Jarrod Saltalamacchia, it's a quick turnaround for the Boston Red Sox as they host the New York Yankees in a matinee game today at Fenway Park. It's an absolutely beautiful ...

    Blog | September 14, 2013
  9. Boston Red Sox will discuss long-term extension with Dustin Pedro...

    Joe McDonald

    According to several league sources, the Red Sox have already decided it would be in their best interest to begin discussions this winter about a possible long-term contract extension with veteran second baseman Dustin Pedroia.

    Story | Conversation | November 15, 2012
  10. Mother Nature can't halt Sox skid; Jays roll

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- There's good news, and then there's bad news as far as the Boston Red Sox are concerned these days. The good news: The New England Patriots begin their season Sunday against the Tennessee Titans in Nashville. The bad news: The Red Sox...

    Blog | September 09, 2012
  11. Boston Red Sox need Jon Lester, Josh Beckett to be much better in...

    Joe McDonald

    The Sox need presumed aces Lester and Beckett to be much better.

    Story | Conversation | July 08, 2012
  12. Boston Red Sox's Clay Buchholz's rehab as planned, set for start ...

    Joe McDonald

    Boston Red Sox pitcher Clay Buchholz threw a 43-pitch minor league rehab start for Triple-A Pawtucket on Sunday afternoon and is scheduled to start the second game of the Tampa Bay Rays series on Saturday in St. Petersburg, Fla.

    Story | Conversation | July 08, 2012
  13. Five questions on Boston Red Sox-New York Yankees series

    Wallace Matthews and Joe McDonald

    Beat writers from ESPNBoston.com and ESPNNewYork.com answer five questions about the upcoming Red Sox-Yankees series.

    Story | Conversation | July 05, 2012
  14. Rapid reaction: Indians 7, Red Sox 3

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- Pitcher Erik Bedard, the newest member of the Red Sox, jogged out to the mound, picked up the baseball and began his warm-up in preparation for his first start in a Boston uniform. As the Cleveland Indians, who eventually beat Boston 7-...

    Blog | August 04, 2011
  15. Pregame notes: Cameron in for Ellsbury

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- It's the rubber game between the Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees tonight at Fenway Park. It's been a busy day here with the Red Sox and pitcher Clay Buchholz agreeing to a four-year extension worth $30.5 million, plus two o...

    Blog | April 10, 2011
  16. Buchholz: 'It's only two starts'

    Joe McDonald

    BOSTON -- Red Sox starter Clay Buchholz posted his second consecutive subpar performance to start the 2011 season. The right-hander lasted only 3 2/3 innings and allowed five runs (four earned) on eight hits with three walks and two strikeouts an...

    Blog | April 09, 2011