| May 2, 2015
With one sweet swing, Alex Rodriguez tied Willie Mays for fourth place in major league history at 660 home runs. And, by the way, won a game for the New York Yankees.
With familiar boos from opposing fans echoing throughout Fenway Park, A-Rod ran the...
| Apr 28, 2015
| 1:56 PM
BOSTON (AP) — Jose Bautista had an RBI in Toronto's five-run third inning, another in a three-run fourth and then added a homer to help the Blue Jays beat the Boston Red Sox 11-8 on Tuesday night and snap a four-game losing streak.
| Apr 26, 2015
| 11:19 PM
The Baltimore Orioles circled the bases more often than ever before under Buck Showalter, twice scoring six runs in an inning and pounding out 20 hits without even batting in the ninth.
After the infield dirt had finally settled, however, Showalter was...
| Apr 24, 2015
| 9:05 PM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said after Friday night’s 7-5 loss to the Boston Red Sox that he wouldn't analyze the common threads in his team’s five-game losing streak, its longest since September 2013.
“I don't break them down and...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 3:47 PM
Boston designated hitter David Ortiz was suspended for one game and fined by Major League Baseball on Tuesday.
MLB said Ortiz was punished by senior vice president Joe Garagiola Jr. for making contact with umpire John Tumpane during the fifth inning of...
| Apr 19, 2015
| 2:09 PM
BOSTON (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles lost a couple of quality hitters to free agency during the offseason.
It won't matter much if Adam Jones keeps up this pace.
Jones went 4 for 5 with a three-run double and two-run homer to match his career...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 9:05 AM
Jackie Robinson Day was celebrated even in space this year.
While Rachel Robinson, the player's 92-year-old widow, and Commissioner Rob Manfred honored Major League Baseball's first black player in a ceremony at Dodger Stadium on Wednesday night in...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 7:42 PM
BOSTON (AP) — Considering the way the first two games went, the Washington Nationals found a reason to leave Boston feeling pleased.
Wilson Ramos hit a three-run double and Ian Desmond a solo homer during Washington's six-run third inning, and the...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 3:45 PM
BOSTON (AP) — The questions about Boston's starting rotation have surfaced already.
Wade Miley became the second straight starter to struggle, allowing seven runs in just 2 1-3 innings in his Fenway Park debut. Washington's 10-5 win Wednesday...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 6:43 PM
BOSTON (AP) — Mookie Betts took away a two-run homer with a leaping catch. He stole two bases on the same pitch. Then he hit a three-run homer.
All in the first two innings.
Boston's athletic, young leadoff hitter and center fielder thrilled the...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 7:31 PM
BOSTON — Sunglasses, backward cap, sweater tied around his waist, Tom Brady emerged Monday from behind the huge American flag draped over the left field wall at Fenway Park. Brady was joined in the march to the pitcher's mound by Robert Kraft,...