Red Sox reach World Series

Oct 20, 2013

Red Sox reach World Series

Koji Uehara was named the MVP of the American League Championship Series after closing out Junichi Tazawa’s win as the Boston Red Sox advanced to the World Series with a 5-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers in Game 6 on Saturday. Uehara became the ...

Uehara, Tazawa star in victory

Oct 16, 2013

Uehara, Tazawa star in victory

Koji Uehara picked up his third save of the postseason as the Boston Red Sox edged the Detroit Tigers 1-0 on Tuesday to take a 2-1 lead in the American League Championship Series. John Lackey’s pitching and a clutch homer by Mike Napoli in ...

Red Sox down Yankees in 10

Sep 6, 2013

Red Sox down Yankees in 10

Stephen Drew hit a tying single off Mariano Rivera with two outs in the ninth inning, then Shane Victorino lined a go-ahead single in the 10th that sent the Boston Red Sox past the New York Yankees 9-8 on Thursday night. Down to their ...

Darvish breaks Nomo's single-season strikeout mark

Sep 5, 2013

Darvish breaks Nomo's single-season strikeout mark

Yu Darvish surpassed Hideo Nomo as Japan’s single-season, big-league strikeout king, but the Texas right-hander got hammered in an 11-4 Wednesday loss to the Oakland Athletics. The win moved Oakland into a tie with the Rangers for the American League West lead. Darvish (12-7) ...

Aug 11, 2013

Uehara posts 12th save in Red Sox win over Royals

Boston Red Sox closer Koji Uehara retired all three batters he faced in the ninth inning in a 5-3 win over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday night. Uehara posted his 12th save in 15 opportunities. Junichi Tazawa allowed two hits and struck out ...