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Varitek Finds Baseball Fever Hard To Shake

Jason Varitek announced his retirement about a year ago– then found the baseball bug is a pretty hard one to shake.


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Somber Reactions To Varitek’s Decision

Red Sox players had somber reactions to the news that , Jason Varitek has decided to retire after 15 seasons.


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Report: Varitek To Retire

The Boston Globe is reporting that Boston Red Sox catcher and captain Jason Varitek has decided to retire.


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Two Days Into Sox Camp, No Word From Varitek

The invitation remains open for Jason Varitek to come to spring training with the Boston Red Sox. But there are no signs that the catcher and beloved team captain will accept.


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‘Tek’ Support

The Boston Red Sox want Jason Varitek back. It might not be as a player, though.


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Shoppach Signing Could Mean Bye To Varitek

Kelly Shoppach and the Boston Red Sox have agreed to a $1.35 million, one-year contract that brings the free-agent catcher back to his original team, and could mean Jason Varitek’s 15-year tenure behind the plate in Boston is over.


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Red Sox Bludgeon Blue Jays, 16-4

TORONTO (AP) – John Lackey made up for a terrible first start in Toronto this season, No. 9 hitter Jason Varitek homered and drove in four runs and the Boston Red Sox routed the Toronto […]