Daisuke Matsuzakescaped the first inning after walking the bases loaded, and went on to carry a no-hitter through six innings last night. The Red Sox offense only managed two runs, but it was enough as the Sox bullpen backed up Dice-K and shut out the Rays to win game one of the ALCS 2-0.
Get all the Red Sox coverage from RedSoxLinks.com. (Now with headlines from even more sites, such as Bradford and Speier from WEEI.com.) Tonight’s game is slated for 8:07PM on TBS.
The Celtics were victorious in their second preseason game. Kevin Henkin has the coverage live from the Dunkin Donuts center in Providence. Check the rest of the coverage at CelticsLinks.com. The Celtics play the Rockets tonight in their third preseason game. Coverage begins on Comcast SportsNet at 7:30PM.
Over on Patriots Daily, Greg Doyle checks in with a new edition of College Scout, looking at college player from today’s games that the Patriots could possibly be interested in down the road. Check PatriotsLinks.com for stories from the West coast as the Patriots prepare for tomorrow night’s showdown with the Chargers. You can also check out yours truly analyzing the New England – San Diego matchup with Cris Collinsworth, Jerome Bettis and Tiki Barber on NBCSports.com.
The Bruins get back into action tonight with a game with the Minnesota Wild at 8:30PM on NESN. Check the coverage at Bruinslinks.com.