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The swagger is back for Josh Beckett

Red Sox starting pitcher is rebounding nicely from his disappointing 2010

Updated: April 17, 2011, 7:51 AM ET
By Steve Krasner | Special to ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Remember last year? And the guy who was wearing Josh Beckett's uniform? The one who suffered through an injury-plagued, un-Beckett-like 6-6 record with an ugly 5.78 earned-run average?

Well, if his past two starts are any indication, that guy is gone while the "real" Josh Beckett has re-emerged with the Boston Red Sox.

Saturday, the right-hander limited the Toronto Blue Jays to three hits and one run in a sharp seven-inning stint that included nine strikeouts, leading the ...

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