FORT MYERS, Fla. -- When Mark Melancon comes into a game in the middle of an inning with runners on base and the game close, he's able to put things in perspective.
Two of Boston's prominent sports figures will soon be related by marriage.
BOSTON On Thursday night, new Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine continued his offseason tour, which has taken him to all points throughout the United States, and destinations beyond.
Ryan Lavarnway had some great beginnings with the Red Sox.
A friend e-mailed me last week with the following question:
Who do you think has had the better career, Josh Beckett or Carlos Zambrano?