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Doubront’s conversion happens quickly

Starter returns, heads to bullpen

Yankees starter Javier Vazquez was sent off in the sixth inning after giving up 6 hits, 6 runs, 4 walks, and 2 home runs to the Sox. Yankees starter Javier Vazquez was sent off in the sixth inning after giving up 6 hits, 6 runs, 4 walks, and 2 home runs to the Sox. (Frank Franklin Ii/Associated Press)
By Amalie Benjamin
Globe Staff / August 7, 2010

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When the Red Sox told Felix Doubront he would be making the conversion from starter to reliever, a transition the lefthander expressed concern over earlier in the season, it’s unlikely that anyone thought he would be given just one outing to do so. (Full article: 1399 words)

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