| 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 13, 2014
| 8:14 PM
Unbeaten Mount Union of Ohio ended Christopher Newport’s season-opening winning streak at 11 by beating the Captains in straight sets in the CNU Invitational at the Freeman Center.
Lauren Mastroine had 25...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 3:15 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- DH Daniel Nava hit a grand slam and Joe Kelly settled down after the third inning as the Boston Red Sox topped the wobbling Kansas City Royals 8-4 on Sunday afternoon.
Xander Bogaerts contributed three hits, including a three-run...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 11:31 PM
Old Dominion senior Antonio Vaughan was named the College Football Performance Awards National Punt Returner of the Week.
A native of Ahoskie, N.C., Vaughan returned two punts for 70 yards in ODU’s 17-3 win over Eastern...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Christopher Newport, ranked 13th in NCAA Division III, improved to 10-0 Friday with two wins in the CNU Invitational.
Hannah Miller showed why she is the reigning American Volleyball Coaches Association national D-...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 1:12 PM
The Red Sox have made the call to UConn's Matt Barnes, summoning him to the big leagues.
Barnes, 24, from Bethel, was picked in the first round of the 2011 MLB Draft and moved steadily up through the minor leagues. This season, at Triple-A Pawtucket,...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 3:53 PM
For UConn's Matt Barnes, the time has come.
The Red Sox, who picked Barnes in the first round of the 2011 draft, added him to their 40-man roster on Monday and called him up from Triple A Pawtucket. Barnes, when he debuts out of the bullpen, will be...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 5:14 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- Delmon Young strolled by his new manager’s office Wednesday afternoon at the Ed Smith Stadium complex with a wide smile across his face.
“I just weighed in — 223 [pounds],” Young told Buck Showalter as he...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 1:29 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Orioles have signed right-handed pitcher Alfredo Aceves to a minor league deal with an invitation to spring training, according to an industry source.
The 31-year-old Aceves split last season between the Boston Red Sox and Triple-A...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 4:04 PM
HOUSTON -- John McDonald played all of six games for the Boston Red Sox last season, but the Angels utility infielder got quite a memento from his brief September stint -- a World Series ring that was presented to his wife and two kids by Boston General...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 1:59 PM
The Lehigh Valley IronPigs will open the seventh season in franchise history tonight at Pawtucket, the reigning International League North Division champion.
The IronPigs beat the Paw Sox in 11 of their 16 meetings last season. This is the first time in...