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Josh Beckett at center of controversy again

He reportedly played golf while injured with lat

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Josh Beckett is at the center of another controversy. This one involves playing golf, not eating fried chicken and drinking beer in the clubhouse during games.

Beckett played golf last Thursday, according to a report on 98.5 The Sports Hub. That was a day after the Red Sox announced the righthander had a strained latissimus muscle behind his right shoulder and would miss a start as a result.

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