• Red Sox RHP Buchholz returns from stomach illness

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    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Boston Red Sox right-hander Clay Buchholz has re-joined the rotation after being sidelined by a stomach illness.

    Buchholz was activated from the 15-day disabled list before Saturday night's game at Tampa Bay. He last pitched on June 19.

    To make room on the 25-man roster, infielder Mauro Gomez was optioned to Triple-A Pawtucket.

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