Red Sox top Blue Jays in 19-inning marathon

/ Sep 6, 2017

Red Sox top Blue Jays in 19-inning marathon

The Red Sox staged their own impromptu Boston marathon and wearily won it, adding a game to their AL East lead on an eventful day at Fenway Park. Hanley Ramirez hit an RBI single in the 19th inning as Boston outlasted the Toronto Blue Jays ...

Tanaka has solid day as Yankees beat Red Sox

/ Sep 3, 2017

Tanaka has solid day as Yankees beat Red Sox

Masahiro Tanaka pitched a solid seven-plus innings to pick up his 11th win this season as the New York Yankees defeated the Boston Red Sox 5-1 Saturday. Tanaka (11-10) scattered five hits and issued two walks but held the Red Sox to one run en ...

Tanaka goes on DL with shoulder ailment

/ Aug 13, 2017

Tanaka goes on DL with shoulder ailment

New York Yankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka was placed on the 10-day disabled list due to inflammation in his right shoulder, the team said Saturday. The move was made retroactive to Thursday, a day after Tanaka felt discomfort in his shoulder while pitching four-plus innings against ...

Sale strikes out 13 as BoSox streak hits seven

/ Aug 9, 2017

Sale strikes out 13 as BoSox streak hits seven

Working on six days' rest, Chris Sale followed up his worst start of the season with one of his best. Sale allowed two hits and struck out 13 in eight innings, helping the Boston Red Sox win their seventh straight game, a 2-0 victory over ...

World Series hero Sandoval set to re-sign with S.F Giants

/ Jul 21, 2017

World Series hero Sandoval set to re-sign with S.F Giants

Brandon Belt expects Panda-monium in San Francisco once more. Pablo Sandoval plans to sign a minor league contract to return to the Giants, a person with knowledge of his intentions said Thursday. The person spoke to AP on condition of anonymity because the agreement had ...

Tanaka takes loss as Red Sox shut out Yankees

/ Jul 17, 2017

Tanaka takes loss as Red Sox shut out Yankees

New York Yankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka fell to his ninth loss of the season despite 7⅔ solid innings in a 3-0 defeat to the Boston Red Sox on Sunday. Tanaka (7-9) allowed three runs on eight hits while striking out nine with no walks amid ...

AL East-leading Red Sox rough up Darvish

/ Jul 5, 2017

AL East-leading Red Sox rough up Darvish

Texas Rangers right-hander Yu Darvish had one of his worst outings in the majors Tuesday, matching a career worst by allowing seven runs in the team's 11-4 defeat to the Boston Red Sox. After retiring the first three batters, Darvish (6-7) allowed the American League ...

Sale falls short of breaking strikeout record

/ May 25, 2017

Sale falls short of breaking strikeout record

Chris Sale was perfectly happy to sit back and watch the Red Sox hitters do the work this time. Sale cruised into the fifth inning, then was rewarded in the seventh when the Boston batters erupted for seven runs on their way to a 9-4 ...

Tanaka tosses three-hit shutout, retires final 14 batters

/ Apr 28, 2017

Tanaka tosses three-hit shutout, retires final 14 batters

New York Yankees starters failed to record a complete game in all of 2016 — the first time in franchise history that's happened. Masahiro Tanaka ended that slump this season before April was up. Tanaka pitched a three-hitter to outduel Chris Sale and earn his first ...