Ex-Sox shortstop Buddin dies at age 77

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Ex-Sox shortstop Buddin dies at age 77

Associated Press

Former Boston Red Sox shortstop Don Buddin has died at age 77 in SouthCarolina.

Buddin spent five seasons with Boston, hitting a career best12 homers in 1958, before moving to the Houston Colt 45s and DetroitTigers in 1962.

Kelton Floyd of Floyd Funeral Home in Olanta, S.C., saysBuddin died June 30.