Slice and Dice
A young fireballer stole the show from Dice-K in his Fenway debut.
Doesn't matter who they were, or where they were watching from.
Dice-K mobilizes Sox
The Sox have transformed their world for Matsuzaka.
Wooing was wowing
The story of how Daisuke Matsuzaka came to the Red Sox.
One crazy day
A wild day that included rumors, tension, and a cross-country flight.
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SURVEY GALLERY: Do you haiuku? (4/2/07)
RED SOX NOTEBOOK: Just no catching this pitcher (4/8/07)
RED SOX NOTEBOOK: Matsuzaka earns rave reviews (4/7/07)
DAN SHAUGHNESSY: Matsuzaka throws us a curve after outing (3/27/07)
Pirates found it hard to connect (3/25/07)
Matsuzaka means a marketing boom (3/27/07)
GALLERY: Matsuzaka at Sox camp (2/13/07)
Score one for graciousness (3/16/07)
DAN SHAUGHNESSY: It didn't take long (3/16/07)
DAN SHAUGHNESSY: Live, from Fort Myers (2/25/07)
Is recruiting his new pitch? (2/24/07)
Early returns favorable for Dice-K (2/19/07)
DAN SHAUGHNESSY: We've seen it all (2/16/07)
SOX NOTEBOOK: Time to get throwing (2/18/07)
He speaks the language in first outing (2/16/07)
Catching attention in Fort Myers (2/14/07)
AUDIO SLIDESHOW: Dice-K's Boston (2/10/07)
Japanese Americans get excited (12/21/06)
MACMULLAN: Translation will take time (12/15/06)
NESN: Matsuzaka's day at Fenway (12/14/06)
GALLERY: The scene at Fenway (12/14/06)
Matsuzaka will be giving five-man rotation a spin with Red Sox (Boston Globe, 12/20/06)
Creature comforts worth wait (Boston Globe, 12/15/06)
AUDIO SLIDESHOW: Circus comes to Fenway (12/15/06)
GLOBE EDITORIAL: Hot stove economics (Boston Globe, 12/15/06)
ON BASEBALL: Decision goes to Sox, not Boras (Boston Globe, 12/14/06)
DAN SHAUGHNESSY: Instructions for Matsuzaka (12/14/06)
Matsuzaka agrees to contract terms with Red Sox (Boston Globe, 12/14/06)
ON BASEBALL: Boras demands way out of line (12/12/06)
BOB RYAN: Sox know how game is played (Boston Globe, 12/13/06)
Getting dicey with Matsuzaka (12/7/06)
BASEBALL NOTES: Financially, not a big hit (Boston Globe, 11/26/06)
SURVEY: Give him a nickname (11/17/06)
Red Sox give Matsuzaka a taste (Boston Globe, 11/21/06)
DAN SHAUGHNESSY: Now we're talkin' (11/16/06)
HOPING FOR MATSUZAKA: Asian fans all abuzz (11/16/06)
PHOTOS: Matsuzaka sightings
ON BASEBALL: Nomo first among Asian stars (11/16/06)
Sox get go-ahead (Boston Globe, 11/15/06)
CHAT WRAP: Japanese baseball expert's Q&A on Matsuzaka (11/21/06)
SPORTS MEDIA: World of attention (11/17/06)
BOB RYAN: Hopes sky-high (11/15/06)
Payoff for Sox? (Boston Globe, 11/15/06)
ON BASEBALL: It's a great story (Boston Globe, 11/15/06)
NOV. 7: Gyro scope uncertain