Clay Buchholz blanked the Orioles on Thursday night with a brilliant four-hitter.
The Nationals have turned it around with young talent and arrive at Fenway Park as the envy of baseball. Nick Cafardo has the story.
Daniel Bard disagreed with being sent to Pawtucket but plans to work hard to get back to the majors. Mike Scandura has the story from Pawtucket.
The notebook has Carl Crawford ready to start throwing.
Adrian Gonzalez helped provide the offense for Buchholz and looked better at the plate. Mike Vega has the story.
The minor league notebook takes a look at Bryce Brentz.