BoSox skid continues

May 24, 2014

BoSox skid continues

MLB Rays 1 Red Sox 0 The Boston Red Sox haven’t lost eight straight games since Bobby Valentine was their manager. That wasn’t all that long ago, just 2012, though it was surely a time the Red Sox would like to forget. Boston’s losing ...

May 23, 2014

Rockwell's Red Sox painting auctioned off for $22.6 million

A Norman Rockwell painting of Boston Red Sox players has sold to a private buyer for $22.6 million. “The Rookie (Red Sox Locker Room)” led the bidding Thursday at Christie’s auction of American art in New York. “The Rookie” shows Hall of Famer Ted ...

Scherzer outduels Lester, picks up sixth straight win

May 17, 2014

Scherzer outduels Lester, picks up sixth straight win

Max Scherzer is hard to faze. Detroit’s right-hander wasn’t bothered by a 47-minute rain delay in the fourth inning Friday night and wasn’t flustered when the game restarted 10 minutes earlier than anticipated. And as for the defending World Series champions? They hardly troubled ...

Former Texas players fuel Red Sox victory

May 12, 2014

Former Texas players fuel Red Sox victory

Boston Red Sox right-hander John Lackey felt right at home, putting on his boots and a wide-brim cowboy hat after another solid outing. With the Lone Star State native on the mound and a couple of former Rangers catchers getting run-producing hits, the Red ...

Darvish just misses no-hitter

May 10, 2014

Darvish just misses no-hitter

Yu Darvish came oh, so close again. The Rangers ace fell one out shy of a no-hitter for the second time Friday night, giving up a ninth-inning single to David Ortiz in the Texas Rangers’ 8-0 victory over the Boston Red Sox. “This is ...

Tanaka wins Fenway debut

Apr 23, 2014

Tanaka wins Fenway debut

New York right-hander Masahiro Tanaka’s introduction to the rivalry between his new club and the Boston Red Sox was more ice than fire on Tuesday with 7⅓ cool innings in a 9-3 win on a rainy evening at storied Fenway Park. Tanaka (3-0) allowed ...

Bradley lifts BoSox in 14th

Apr 17, 2014

Bradley lifts BoSox in 14th

Jackie Bradley Jr. hit a two-run double off Chicago infielder Leury Garcia in the top of the 14th inning and the Boston Red Sox outlasted the White Sox 6-4 in a game that lasted 5 hours and 17 minutes Wednesday. With the score tied ...

Apr 12, 2014

Uehara complains of stiff shoulder

Boston Red Sox closer Koji Uehara missed a mound appearance against the New York Yankees Friday due to stiffness in his right shoulder, manager John Farrell revealed the same day. A decision on the next course of action will be made once his condition ...

Uehara, Tazawa visit White House as Obama honors BoSox

Apr 2, 2014

Uehara, Tazawa visit White House as Obama honors BoSox

Boston Red Sox closer Koji Uehara and relief pitcher Junichi Tazawa were honored with their 2013 World Series champion teammates in a ceremony at the White House on Tuesday. U.S. President Barack Obama delivered remarks from a South Lawn podium with members of the ...

Orioles edge Red Sox in season-opening pitching duel

Apr 1, 2014

Orioles edge Red Sox in season-opening pitching duel

Grady Sizemore will never forget his first opening day with the Boston Red Sox. His teammates, however, can’t wait to put the memory of the game behind them. The defending World Series champion Red Sox failed to capitalize on several scoring opportunities, and a ...

BoSox ready for Bogaerts

Feb 25, 2014

BoSox ready for Bogaerts

Just three weeks past his 21st birthday, Xander Bogaerts stood on baseball’s biggest stage for the first time and showed he belonged. He helped the Boston Red Sox win the World Series last year. Now he’s in spring training, still trying to prove he ...