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Red Sox Notebook

Andrew Bailey to remain Red Sox closer

Joel Hanrahan returns, but not to end-of-game role

TORONTO — Joel Hanra­han returned to the Red Sox Tuesday when he was activated off the disabled list. But his old job was not waiting for him.

The Sox will stick with Andrew Bailey as their closer. Hanrahan got the news when he met with manager John Farrell before a 9-7 loss against the Blue Jays.

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