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Baltimore, MD (SportsNetwork. Chris Board Jersey .com) - Boston Red Sox outfielder Shane Victorino will start the 2014 season on the 15-day disabled list because of a strained right hamstring. Victorino was hurt while running the bases during Saturdays spring training finale against Minnesota in Florida and returned to Boston for tests. He hit .250 during 10 spring games. The 33-year-old veteran batted a career-best .294 with 15 homers and 61 runs batted in last season, his first with the Red Sox. Boston has recalled outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr. from Triple-A Pawtucket to fill the roster spot. Bradley batted just .158 in 19 spring training games and was one of the last players trimmed from the roster this past weekend. Ray Lewis Jersey . The teams all-time leading scorer, DeRo has won everything there is to win in MLS. Rod Woodson Jersey .J. -- All those records, all for naught.PHILADELPHIA -- Sam Bennett couldnt do a pull-up at the NHL scouting combine, but that didnt prevent him from being the Calgary Flames fourth overall pick in the draft. Bennett, ranked as the top North American skater by NHL Central Scouting, becomes a centre for the Flames to build around. Hes the first pick of new general manager Brad Treliving as Calgary continnues its retooling effort. Cory Ross Jersey . Bennett, a native of Holland Landing, Ont., had 91 points this past season for the OHLs Kingston Frontenacs, where he played for ex-Flames centre Doug Gilmour. The six-foot 178-pounder was named OHL player of the year this past season. Hes seen as a high-energy player with skills in all areas of the ice. ' ' '