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  • Vidal Nuno Shuts Down Red Sox For First Yankee Stadium Win

    Vidal Nuno Shuts Down Red Sox For First Yankee Stadium Win
    Kelly Johnson and Brian McCann each belted two-run homers and Brett Gardner added a solo shot, as the New York Yankees dominated the Boston Red Sox 6-0 in the latest installment between the AL East rivals. Derek Jeter, who turned 40 on Thursday, had two...
  • Red Sox 2, Yankees 1

    The Sports Xchange By Larry Fleisher, The Sports Xchange Red Sox 2, Yankees 1 NEW YORK -- First baseman Mike Napoli hit a go-ahead home run with two outs in the top of the ninth inning off Masahiro Tanaka and the Boston Red Sox pulled out a 2-1 victory...
  • Napoli lifts Red Sox over Yankees in ninth

    NEW YORK -- First baseman Mike Napoli hit a go-ahead home run with two outs in the top of the ninth inning off Masahiro Tanaka and the Boston Red Sox pulled out a 2-1 victory over the New York Yankees on Saturday night at Yankee Stadium. The Red Sox...
  • Buchholz comes off DL, comes through for Red Sox

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Boston Red Sox - INSIDE PITCH SEATTLE -- The Clay Buchholz that went on the disabled list near the end of May seemed to be lacking confidence and rhythm while sporting a 7.02 ERA. On Wednesday night, having returned...
  • These Orioles have offered a lesson in nonconformity

    These Orioles have offered a lesson in nonconformity
    It has become apparent during the first three months of this season that the Orioles are determined not to conform to anyone's expectations, regardless of whether those expectations are good, bad or somewhere in between. Take the past nine days, for...
  • Peavy's past success with Sox all but forgotten

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Boston Red Sox - INSIDE PITCH SEATTLE -- The glorious success right-hander Jake Peavy had during last season's World Series run has been all but forgotten lately, as the 33-year-old veteran is beginning to look...
  • Cubs upcoming moves should be as obvious as 1-2-3

    Cubs upcoming moves should be as obvious as 1-2-3
    Groupthink compels us to believe the Cubs calling up minor leaguers Kris Bryant and Javier Baez or — gasp — signing ace Jeff Samardzija rather than trading him for more prospects would be as smart as bunting with two strikes. Square up...
  • Blood Has Injected A Spark Into Hartford Baseball Team

    LOWELL, Mass. — They have the sure-fire, first-round draft pick on the pitcher's mound, a precious commodity for any college baseball program. They have a freshman two-sport star — soccer goalie/third baseman — an oddity at any...
  • Top pick Sean Newcomb could provide immediate help to Angels bullpen

    Top pick Sean Newcomb could provide immediate help to Angels bullpen
    The Angels chose left-hander Sean Newcomb with the 15th overall pick of Thursday’s amateur draft, and at least one expert believes the hard-throwing University of Hartford pitcher could help the Angels out of the bullpen this season. “I...
  • For Orioles' Delmon Young, another ride in the major leagues

    For Orioles' Delmon Young, another ride in the major leagues
    SARASOTA, Fla. — At age 20, Delmon Young was the top prospect in the game — a former No. 1 overall pick in a hurry to make his mark in the major leagues. But these days, after eight years in the big leagues, Young is definitely more patient...
  • Left-hander Johan Santana throws off full mound for first time with Orioles

    Left-hander Johan Santana throws off full mound for first time with Orioles
    Left-hander Johan Santana threw a bullpen session off a full mound on Thursday for the first time since signing with the Orioles. That’s another significant step for Santana, the two-time Cy Young Award winner who was signed to a minor league deal...