Cloudy
69°
Cloudy
Hi 75° | Lo 55°
Boston Red Sox
Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz watches his three-run home run off Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Chris Archer during the third inning of a baseball game Sunday, July 27, 2014, in St. Petersburg, Fla. Red Sox's Daniel Nava and Dustin Pedroia also scored. Catching for the Rays is Curt Casali. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Ortiz home run lifts Sox over Rays – and gets bad blood going again

Monday, July 28, 2014

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The Tampa Bay Rays didn’t like the way David Ortiz acted after he helped beat them with a three-run homer, and now it’s back on between the teams at the bottom of the AL East. Ortiz’s shot off Chris Archer lifted the Boston Red Sox to a 3-2 victory yesterday that ended their five-game losing streak … 0

Red Sox trade righty Jake Peavy to Giants

Saturday, July 26, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO – The Boston Red Sox traded right-hander Jack Peavy to San Francisco for a pair of minor league pitchers yesterday, helping the Giants bolster their rotation for the stretch run. The 2007 NL Cy Young Award winner will start tonight’s series finale against the Los Angeles Dodgers. The Giants held a … 0

Cardinals sign veteran catcher A.J. Pierzynski

Saturday, July 26, 2014

CHICAGO – For A.J. Pierzynski, the opportunity for a fresh start with a perennial contender was too good to pass up. Pierzynski yesterday signed with the St. Louis Cardinals, choosing them from among several suitors, 10 days after being released by the Boston Red Sox. The veteran catcher didn’t divulge what other teams showed interest in him, but said playing for a contender … 0

Red Sox GM says team can win with current roster

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

BALTIMORE – Boston Red Sox General Manager Ben Cherington remains convinced the defending World Series champions can rebound from a disappointing start without a massive roster overhaul. The Red Sox entered play yesterday with a 28-35 record after losing six of seven games. They were in fourth place … 0

Workman allows one hit as Red Sox beat Orioles, 1-0

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

BALTIMORE – As rain washed over Camden Yards, Brandon Workman found his happy place underneath the stadium seating bowl. Workman maintained his pitching rhythm in a batting cage during the second of two rain delays. Upon his return, … 0

Red Sox shut down by Norris in 4-0 loss to Orioles

Monday, June 9, 2014

BALTIMORE – Turns out David Ortiz’s game-winning homer Sunday was not much of a spark for the Boston Red Sox. Bud Norris pitched eight innings of three-hit ball and Adam Jones hit one of the Orioles’ three home … 0

Ortiz’s homer in 9th lifts Red Sox over Tigers, 5-3

Monday, June 9, 2014

DETROIT – David Ortiz hit a three-run homer in the ninth inning, and the Boston Red Sox rallied for a 5-3 victory over the Detroit Tigers yesterday, snapping their five-game losing streak. The Red Sox left men on … 0

Tigers send Red Sox to fifth straight loss, 8-6

Sunday, June 8, 2014

DETROIT – Miguel Cabrera had three hits, Eugenio Suarez homered for his first hit in the majors and the Detroit Tigers beat Boston, 8-6, last night, sending the Red Sox to their fifth straight loss. Detroit has won … 0

Red Sox lose fourth in a row as Tigers end skid at five

Saturday, June 7, 2014

DETROIT – The Detroit Tigers insisted they were not concerned about their worst skid of the year a few hours before playing the defending World Series champion Boston Red Sox in a rematch of the AL Championship Series. … 0

Red Sox pitcher Workman appeals six-game suspension

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

NEW YORK – Boston pitcher Brandon Workman appealed a six-game suspension imposed by Major League Baseball yesterday for throwing near the head of Tampa Bay star Evan Longoria last week. Workman can play until the appeal process is complete, and is expected to make his scheduled start tonight … 0

Bourn’s clutch hit gives Indians 5-3 win over Red Sox

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

CLEVELAND – Michael Bourn hit a two-run double in the seventh inning to break a tie and the Cleveland Indians won their season-high fifth straight with a 5-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox last night. Bourn’s double … 0

Red Sox see winning streak end with 3-2 loss to Indians

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

CLEVELAND – The streaky Boston Red Sox should have known better. Once they let Justin Masterson get on a roll, they couldn’t stop him. The Red Sox failed to take advantage of early wildness by Cleveland’s starter, who … 0

Red Sox win seventh straight, beat Rays, 4-0

Monday, June 2, 2014

BOSTON – A little infusion of youth and a solid start by Jon Lester kept the Boston Red Sox rolling along. Lester pitched seven shutout innings and Brock Holt drove in two runs with one of his major … 0

Red Sox post quiet 7-1 win over Rays

Sunday, June 1, 2014

BOSTON – A few relaxing words from David Ortiz helped get Rubby De La Rosa in the right frame of mind for his first start in nearly three years. De La Rosa pitched seven shutout innings, Brock Holt … 0

Pierzynski lifts Red Sox over Rays, 3-2, in 10 after tempers flare

Saturday, May 31, 2014

BOSTON – A.J. Pierzynski hit an RBI triple in the bottom of the 10th inning and the Boston Red Sox – on their fourth manager of the night following a string of ejections – beat the Tampa Bay … 0