BOSTON - So what happens next with Matt Barnes? That's got to be the question being tossed around the Red Sox manager's office.
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BOSTON - It turns out that five straight wins is asking for too much out of the Red Sox this season.
BOSTON -- Despite allowing six runs in five innings, interim manager Torey Lovullo was happy with Matt Barnes' first career major-league start on Monday.
BOSTON - When the Red Sox drafted Matt Barnes in the 1st round of the 2011 MLB Draft, nobody expected it to take 27 MLB appearances with the team before he made his first start.