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Small chance Red Sox trade Moncada

If Dave Dombrowski wants to make another big move, 2B Yoan Moncada is the guy to keep. He's blocked by Dustin Pedroia but could move to third base or left field. Schoenfield: Untouchable players for all 30 teams

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Justin Verlander finally beats Boston

Verlander earned his first victory over the Red Sox in over five years on Monday. The right-hander had been winless in his previous six regular-season starts against Boston, which tied his second-longest personal winless streak against any opponent, the Elias Sports Bureau reports. Verlander hasn't won any of his last 10 starts vs. the Indians.

David M. Hale ESPN Staff Writer 

A year ago BC right guard Chris Lindstrom was a 265-pound freshman who missed a block that resulted in a season ending injury for his QB. This year, Lindstrom is up to 305 and one of the reasons Steve Addazio thinks his O-line can make a big stride. "He's going to be a first-rounder in a few years," Addazio said.

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2016 ESPNBoston MIAA baseball All-State team

First Team All-StateStarting RotationRHP – Scott Creedon, Sr., BraintreeThe two-time Super Eight MVP was one of the top pitchers in the Bay State for the second consecutive season, as his efforts led Braintree to its second straight Super Eight title.

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Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

In discussing reliever Koji Uehara's strained right pectoral muscle, Dave Dombrowski referenced Tigers starter Anibal Sanchez, who dealt with the unusual injury for a pitcher in 2014. Sanchez missed seven weeks that season.

Massachusetts High School Sports

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  • State Tournament Central

    Braintree is your Super 8 State Champion for the second year in a row. Re-live all of the spring state tournament action here.

David Ortiz's farewell season

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    We'll be tracking Red Sox slugger David Ortiz's final major league journey all season long. Check back here for highlights, recaps and photos from his last stop at each stadium.