R.A. Dickey


BOSTON -- Blue Jays catcher Russell Martin blasted an 11th inning home run off the side of the light tower in left-center field to hand the Red Sox a 5-4 defeat, their fifth consecutive loss.


DUNEDIN, Fla. -- The opposing pitcher, R.A. Dickey -- also a knuckleballer by trade -- is the reigning Cy Young Award winner.


DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) When Toronto's J.P. Arencibia crouches behind the plate for right-hander R.A. Dickey's first spring training pitch, the knuckleball won't be strange to him.