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A compelling case can be made that July 24, 2004, represents as significant a landmark as any date in modern Red Sox history. On that day, a memorable brawl between the Red Sox and Yankees served as a catalyst for an epic 10-9 walkoff victory for the Red Sox over New York and indomitable closer Mariano Rivera, a game cited by many members of the 2004 team as pivotal in Boston's first championship run in 86 years. Ian Browne, who covers the Red Sox for MLB.com and authored Idiots Revisited, discusses the landmark game.
and the fantastic finish in Chicago. • The 2003 Red Sox Cowboying Up to win three straight against Oakland with Trot Nixon and then Derek Lowe memorably staving off elimination. • Days later, that team brawling with the Yankees and
Varitek suffered a torn meniscus and was out until September; upon his return, he was ineffective. The next day, Trot Nixon suffered an oblique strain and missed all of August. Jon Lester's season came to a shocking halt when he was diagnosed
point in recent memory. The team hasn't picked as high as No. 7 overall in 20 years, when it selected outfielder Trot Nixon out of New Hanover (NC) High School. The opportunity is one that was earned painfully. The Sox had to endure a year
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fans and most of them cringe -- at least those who remember thinking at the time that they found their replacement to Trot Nixon in right field. Arroyo, 35, threw seven innings of one-hit ball against the Giants on Sunday at San Francisco's AT
was nearly hit in the knee by an eighth-inning pitch from reliever Fernando Abad . On the next pitch, Machado pulled a Trot Nixon and “lost the grip” on his bat , sending it flying toward third base. Machado and Abad were ejected. “The bat slipped
a lot. Bowler Joey Augustine from Virginia Beach bowls a strike from the doorway of the bowling alley. TRIVIA ANSWER: Trot Nixon SOOTHING SOUNDS: Gladys Knight was born on this day in 1944. Bonus: From “The Richard Pryor Show” in 1977, here
requesting his presence on the road as they reeled off eight straight victories en route to the title. ‘ I think it was Trot Nixon , that’ s what I was told,’ Cundiff said. ‘ I think I said, ‘ Yeah I’ d love to go, I’ ll see what I can do
assists, and his nine assists from right field tied for the AL lead and marked the most by a Red Sox right fielder since Trot Nixon recorded nine in 2005. He tallied the third-most putouts among AL right fielders (264) and his three double plays tied for second-most
assists, and his nine assists from right field tied for the AL lead and marked the most by a Red Sox right fielder since Trot Nixon recorded nine in 2005. He tallied the third-most putouts among AL right fielders (264) and his three double plays