On Darnell, Pedey and more

Updated: April 25, 2010, 2:06 AM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- A Sunday sampler, Sox style:

• For undistinguished pedigree, the Red Sox starting outfield Saturday night of (left to right) Jeremy Hermida, Darnell McDonald and Bill Hall revived memories of the '97 combo of Jeff Frye-Darren Bragg-Rudy Pemberton and the '96 alignment of Dwayne Hosey-Milt Cuyler-Jose Malave.

McDonald, however, may be the closest thing the Red Sox have had to a Bo Jackson-type since Jackie Jensen. McDonald rushed for more than 6,000 yards in leading ...

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