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John Lackey enraged by text message

Updated: September 26, 2011, 5:13 PM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

NEW YORK -- Boston pitcher John Lackey was highly emotional after Sunday night's dramatic 7-4, 14-inning Red Sox win, but his agitated state had little to do with the outcome of the game.

Instead, Lackey lashed out at the media because of a text message he said he received from a member of the media about 30 minutes before his start that he claimed was "personal" in nature and "over the line," though he offered no details. The Red Sox issued a statement on the matter Monday.

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