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Josh Beckett puts stop to negative talk

Updated: April 11, 2011, 3:04 AM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- A teammate of Red Sox pitcher Josh Beckett once described the tenacity with which he pitches in such a colorful manner that it's too filthy so say publicly.

But it was Beckett who was filthy against the New York Yankees on Sunday night at Fenway Park. He completely dominated, working eight scoreless innings and allowing only two hits with one walk and 10 strikeouts to help Boston to a much-needed 4-0 victory.

It was Dustin Pedroia who made the colorful comment ...

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