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Bumgarner, Giants win NLCS opener

Bumgarner, Giants win NLCS opener

Madison Bumgarner is proving to be unbeatable on the road in the postseason.
Brewers outduel the Giants in rubber match

Brewers outduel the Giants in rubber match

Wily Peralta struck out nine batters in 6 2/3 strong innings to become the first pitcher to reach 14 wins this season, as the Milwaukee Brewers beat the San Francisco Giants, 3-1, in the rubber match of a three-game set.

Orioles sweep the Red Sox

Bud Norris' eight brilliant innings and three Baltimore home runs resulted in a 4-0 Orioles' victory over the Boston Red Sox that opened a three-game series.

Indians down Red Sox 5-3

Michael Bourn struck the go-ahead, two-run double in the bottom of the seventh inning, as Cleveland took down Boston, 5-3.

Red Sox beat Braves 4-3

Jackie Bradley Jr. scored from second base on a ninth-inning throwing error to cap a late rally that catapulted the resurgent Red Sox to an unusual 4-3 win at Fenway Park.

Minnesota Twins beat Red Sox 8-6

Chris Parmelee's home run in the ninth inning gave the Minnesota Twins an 8-6 win over the Boston Red Sox in the opener of a three-game set.

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.
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Jake Peavy
San Diego Padres pitcher Jake Peavy starts the game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Petco Park in San Diego, CA, August 30, 2005. Peavy was the winning pitcher. (UPI Photo/Roger Williams)
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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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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Jake Peavy."
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