| Sep 27, 2014
| 2:58 PM
BOSTON -- The sellout crowd at Fenway Park on Saturday was there to witness the next-to-last game of Derek Jeter's distinguished career.
Oh, and by the way, there was a game to play.
Jeter went 1-for-2 with an infield hit and was injured slightly, and...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 8:26 PM
BOSTON -- The Boston Red Sox, the defending World Series champions reduced to the role of spoiler, did just that to the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday night.
The last-place Red Sox tied the score with three runs in the eighth inning, fell behind by two in...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 2:17 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Clay Buchholz won for the first time in six weeks and the rookies kept getting the job done on Sunday as the Boston Red Sox downed Tampa Bay Rays 3-0 atTropicana Field.
Buchholz allowed just three hits and struck out six to...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 10:29 PM
AT THE PLATE: Josh Hamilton was back in the cleanup spot after a two-game “mental break” from a slump in which he hit .132 (five for 38) with 18 strikeouts in his previous 10 games. He flied to deep center in the first, was hit by a pitch in...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 7:48 PM
BOSTON -- It probably doesn't mean that much, but the Boston Red Sox have gotten hot.
The last-place, defending World Series champions erupted for seven runs in the sixth inning and roared from behind to their fourth straight win, a come-from-behind 9-...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 11:19 PM
KEY MOMENT: The patient Red Sox, who have seen more pitchers than any team in the majors, forced Angels starter Jered Weaver to labor through a 35-pitch third inning in which they scored three times. By the seventh inning, Weaver, who hadn't lost since...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 12:45 AM
Albert Pujols led off with a home run to right-center in the bottom of the 19th inning to lift the Angels past the Red Sox 5-4 in a game that stretched into early Sunday morning in Anaheim, Calif.
The game lasted 6 hours, 31 minutes, the longest in...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 12:58 AM
The Angels were pressing at the plate, their team-wide funk extending to a third full week, so Mike Scioscia decided to ease his foot off the gas pedal Saturday. The manager canceled batting practice, a rarity before a night game, and instructed players...
| Aug 4, 2014
By Mike Shalin, The Sports Xchange
BOSTON — If the New York Yankees make it to the postseason in Derek Jeter's grand finale, they might be able to point to Sunday night as a key to their run.
New York came from behind three times and scored an 8-7...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 8:22 PM
PITTSBURGH -- Francisco Liriano had a difficult time throwing strikes. Yet with the way the Pittsburgh Pirates are playing, it didn't matter.
Liriano won his third straight start, first baseman Ike Davis hit a three-run home run and backup shortstop...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 9:07 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Clay Buchholz pitched effectively into the eighth inning and DHDavid Ortiz drove in his 99th run as the Boston Red Sox snapped a four-game losing streak with a 6-3 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Thursday night.