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Brewers defeat the Red Sox in first game of interleague series

Lyle Overbay stroked a two-run double in the ninth inning to lift the Milwaukee Brewers to a 6-2 win over the Boston Red Sox.

MLB: Pittsburgh 4, Boston 2

Tony Sanchez knockeed in Chase d'Arnaud with the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, as Pittsburgh knocked off Boston, 4-2, in Grapefruit League action.
Boston beats Minnesota 4-3 in spring training

Boston beats Minnesota 4-3 in spring training

Dustin Pedroia hit a game-winning two-run double in the fifth inning to lead the Boston Red Sox to a 4-3 win over the Minnesota Twins in spring training action.
Red Sox's Jake Peavy buys duck boat

Red Sox's Jake Peavy buys duck boat

BOSTON, Nov. 3 (UPI) -- Boston Red Sox pitcher Jake Peavy announced on Twitter he bought the duck tour boat he rode in during the team's World Series Championship parade.
Farrell keeps 11 pitchers for Boston's World Series roster

Farrell keeps 11 pitchers for Boston's World Series roster

BOSTON, Oct. 23 (UPI) -- Boston Red Sox Manager John Farrell will keep the same 25-man roster, including 11 pitchers, for the World Series that helped the team win the ALCS.
MLB: Detroit 7, Boston 3

MLB: Detroit 7, Boston 3

DETROIT, Oct. 16 (UPI) -- Torii Hunter's two-run double highlighted a five-run second Wednesday that sent Detroit to a 7-3 win over Boston and deadlocked the ALCS at two games apiece.

MLB: Boston 3, Tampa Bay 1

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Oct. 9 (UPI) -- The Boston Red Sox topped the Tampa Bay Rays 3-1 Tuesday to advance to the American League Championship Series.

MLB: Boston 15, Colorado 5

DENVER, Sept. 26 (UPI) -- Will Middlebrooks drove in seven runs with a pair of homers as part of a 16-hit attack Wednesday that gave Boston a 15-5 win over Colorado.

MLB: Boston 7, Chicago White Sox 2

BOSTON, Aug. 31 (UPI) -- Jake Peavy limited his former White Sox teammates to two runs through seven innings Saturday, staking first-place Boston to a 7-2 victory over Chicago.

MLB: Boston 8, Los Angeles Dodgers 1

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 25 (UPI) -- Jake Peavy tossed a complete-game three-hitter Sunday and the Boston Red Sox stifled the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-1 in an interleague game.

MLB: Toronto 2, Boston 1

TORONTO, Aug. 15 (UPI) -- Mark DeRosa drove in the winning run in the seventh inning with a sacrifice fly Thursday, sending Toronto to a 2-1 win over Boston.

MLB: Chicago White Sox 5, Minnesota 4

CHICAGO, Aug. 10 (UPI) -- Conor Gillaspie capped a sixth-inning rally with an RBI single Saturday that gave the Chicago White Sox a 5-4 win over Minnesota.

MLB: Boston 5, Arizona 2

BOSTON, Aug. 3 (UPI) -- Newly acquired Jake Peavy pitched seven solid innings in his Boston debut Saturday and the Red Sox came alive late for a 5-2 interleague win over Arizona.

Red Sox added Chicago's Jake Peavy for playoff push

BOSTON, July 31 (UPI) -- The Boston Red Sox added veteran Jake Peavy to their pitching staff Tuesday in a three-team, seven-player trade with Detroit and the Chicago White Sox.

MLB: Chicago White Sox 7, Detroit 4

CHICAGO, July 25 (UPI) -- Alexei Ramirez ignited a first-inning rally and drove in two runs in the fourth Thursday in the Chicago White Sox' 7-4 win over the Detroit Tigers.
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Jacob Edward Peavy; known as "Joilet Jake," born May 31, 1981 in Mobile, Alabama) is a starting pitcher in Major League Baseball who plays for the Chicago White Sox. He bats and throws right-handed. Peavy stands 6'1" tall (1.85 m) and weighs 182 pounds (83 kg).

Peavy was drafted by the San Diego Padres in the 15th round (472nd overall) of the 1999 Major League Baseball Draft out of high school (St. Paul's Episcopal School). He was named the high school player of the year in the state of Alabama. Peavy declined an offer to pitch for Auburn University in order to accept the Padres' contract offer.

Peavy pitched for the Arizona League Padres and the Idaho Falls Braves in 1999 and the Fort Wayne Wizards in 2000. In 2001, Peavy played with the Lake Elsinore Storm and the Mobile BayBears. He spent all of 2002 playing for the BayBears.

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