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Los Angeles Angels right fielder Kole Calhoun makes a leaping catch of a deep fly ball by Boston Red Sox's Brock Holt in the second inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

lannetta’s double in ninth lifts Angels over Red Sox

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

BOSTON – Chris Iannetta hit his second double of the game, a tiebreaking drive in the ninth inning off Red Sox closer Koji Uehara that sent the Los Angeles Angels over Boston, 4-3, last night. Brennan Boesch had a ground-rule double with two outs off Uehara (5-3) for the Angels’ first hit since the fourth. Iannetta then lined a double … 0

Red Sox demote CF Bradley Jr., recall OF/INF Betts

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

The Red Sox optioned center fielder Jackie Bradley Jr. to Triple-A Pawtucket and recalled outfielder/infielder Mookie Betts. The moves were made before last night’s game against the Los Angeles Angels. Boston Manager John Farrell said Bradley Jr. was sent down to work on changes in his swing. The 24-year old was hitting just .216 with one homer and 30 RBI in 112 games. … 0

Ninth-inning rally goes for naught as Angels beat Red Sox

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

BOSTON – Kevin Jepsen hadn’t earned a save in nearly two years. He certainly deserved this one, after a clutch strikeout of Boston bopper David Ortiz. Mike Trout and Albert Pujols hit consecutive RBI doubles, and the Los Angeles Angels extended their AL West lead with a 4-2 victory over the Red Sox … 0

Cardinals use Wainwright to beat Red Sox, 5-2

Friday, August 8, 2014

ST. LOUIS – Adam Wainwright recovered from a shaky start to earn his 14th win, tying for the major league lead, and rookie Kolten Wong homered twice to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-2 victory over … 0

Red Sox optimistic Craig will be back this year

Thursday, August 7, 2014

ST. LOUIS – The Boston Red Sox are optimistic Allen Craig, who was hurt in his first game with the team, will be back this season. General Manager Ben Cherington said yesterday it’s likely Craig, on the 15-day disabled list with a left foot sprain, will visit with … 0

Jay lifts Cardinals to 3-2 win over Red Sox

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

ST. LOUIS – Jon Jay hit an RBI single with two outs in the eighth inning to break a tie and lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 3-2 win over the Boston Red Sox last night. The … 1

Rangers get 1B-OF Carp from Boston on waiver claim

Monday, August 4, 2014

CLEVELAND – The Texas Rangers acquired first baseman-outfielder Mike Carp on a waiver claim from the Boston Red Sox. The Rangers announced the move after their 4-3 loss in 12 innings at Cleveland yesterday. Texas also transferred right-handed pitcher Alexi Ogando from the 15-day disabled list to the … 0

Gardner, Drew help Yankees beat Red Sox, 8-7

Monday, August 4, 2014

BOSTON – Brett Gardner hit a tie-breaking homer in the sixth inning for one of his three hits, helping the New York Yankees beat the Boston Red Sox, 8-7, last night. Former Red Sox infielder Stephen Drew had … 0

Webster’s wildness sinks Sox, 6-4

Saturday, August 2, 2014

BOSTON – With four-fifths of Boston’s starting rotation from the beginning of the season traded away, the Red Sox intend to use the final two months of the season to take long looks at their youngsters. The downside … 0

Jon Lester ready to help lead A’s back to playoffs

Saturday, August 2, 2014

OAKLAND, Calif. – Jon Lester walked through the Oakland clubhouse doors to quite a greeting, from the snappy, patriotic marching tune blaring from the sound system to the handshakes and hellos from every corner. And even the familiar … 0

Rookie gets win as Boston beats Yankees, 4-3

Saturday, August 2, 2014

BOSTON – The game ball that Red Sox right-hander Anthony Ranaudo will treasure from his major league debut wasn’t the one from the final out in Boston’s 4-3 victory over the New York Yankees. Instead, his teammates made … 0

Wheeling-and-dealing Red Sox look to the future

Friday, August 1, 2014

BOSTON – The last-place Boston Red Sox traded pitching for power. Now they can use some name tags to stick on the jerseys of the newcomers. Nine months after winning the World Series, the Red Sox unloaded five … 0

Red Sox trade struggling LHP Doubront to Cubs

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

CHICAGO – Theo Epstein was the first person to take a chance on Felix Doubront. Now he is going to give the struggling left-hander another opportunity. The Chicago Cubs acquired Doubront from the Boston Red Sox yesterday in … 0

Felix Doubront’s career statistics

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Year W-L ERA G GS IP K 2010 2-2 4-32 12 3 25.0 23 2011 0-0 6.10 11 0 10.1 6 2012 11-10 4.86 29 29 161.0 167 2013 11-6 4.32 29 27 162.1 139 2014 2-4 6.07 17 10 59.1 43 Career 26-22 4.82 98 69 418.0 378 … 0

Toronto beats Boston, 6-1, to sweep Red Sox

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

BOSTON – As the Red Sox were falling again to the Toronto Blue Jays, chants for Jon Lester could be heard echoing throughout a less than half filled Fenway Park. Boston’s fading season is now filled with even … 0