Dice-K flashes glove, holds Marlins scoreless

Updated: March 6, 2007, 4:09 PM ET
Associated Press

JUPITER, Fla. -- Daisuke Matsuzaka reached to snare a line drive, then grinned and bowed to his shortstop.

It turns out the rookie from Japan is a pretty good fielder.

He can pitch, too: Matsuzaka threw three scoreless innings for the Boston Red Sox when he faced major league hitters for the first time Tuesday.

Dice-K allowed two hits, walked one and struck out three against the Florida Marlins. The right-hander threw 47 pitches, 31 for strikes, including ...

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