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Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:34:18 EDTFor Rick Porcello, the reason he had a tough-luck loss instead of a standout outing was a middle-in fastball that Aaron Judge clobbered for a two-run homer in the second inning Wednesday.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 01:19:50 EDTAaron Judge and Luis Severino emerged from the thick fog at Fenway Park to lift the Yankees to a 3-1 victory over the Red Sox on Wednesday night in the first of 19 rivalry matchups this season.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:04:11 EDTRed Sox manager John Farrell had planned on starting Dustin Pedroia for Wednesday's opener of a rain-shortened two-game set against the Yankees, but reversed course when the second baseman woke up with some lingering soreness in his left knee and ankle.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 13:29:40 EDTIt all began 15 years ago, and you are going to want to be part of the MLB.TV celebration of baseball and technology, as the world's longest-running and most successful live-streaming sports product is a way of life for millions.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 22:32:38 EDTOne word comes to mind when describing Chris Sale's first four starts as a member of the Red Sox: Dominant. Sale is 1-1 with a 0.91 ERA and has struck out 42 batters.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:10:45 EDTBoston right-hander Matt Barnes has dropped his appeal and will be out until Sunday's contest against the Cubs, Red Sox manager John Farrell announced Wednesday.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 18:29:29 EDTThe Red Sox portrayed a unified front on Tuesday, a couple of days after some controversy in Baltimore when Matt Barnes threw one high and tight to Manny Machado and subsequently received a four-game suspension.
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 17:56:10 EDTWho do the Red Sox have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Boston's Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:42:52 EDTRed Sox manager John Farrell had an encouraging update on David Price, reporting that the lefty should throw to hitters on Saturday at Fenway Park, marking the first time he has done so since suffering a left elbow strain on Feb. 28.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:18:15 EDTAfter hours of steady rain during the day at Fenway Park and no letup in the forecast for the remainder of the night, Tuesday's Red Sox-Yankees game was postponed more than four hours before the scheduled first pitch.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 19:14:55 EDTJon Lester will return to Fenway Park on Friday for the first time since he was traded in 2014 by the Red Sox to the Athletics, but he won't pitch in the Interleague series.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 18:56:24 EDTThe Red Sox placed third baseman Pablo Sandoval on the disabled list with a right knee sprain on Tuesday. The move is retroactive to Monday.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:18:38 EDTBoston Red Sox pitcher Matt Barnes has received a four-game suspension and an undisclosed fine for intentionally throwing a pitch in the area of the head of Manny Machado of the Baltimore Orioles in the bottom of the eighth inning of Sunday afternoon's game at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Joe Torre, chief baseball officer for Major League Baseball, made the announcement.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 18:27:01 EDTWhy and how is Chris Sale closer to Pedro Martinez than Jon Lester or Josh Beckett were? Red Sox beat reporter Ian Browne answers this question and more in his latest Inbox.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:19:51 EDTStruggling Orioles starter Kevin Gausman was a perfect elixir to a sluggish Boston lineup. The Sox homered three times, including Hanley Ramirez's first of the year, in Sunday afternoon's sweep-avoiding, 6-2 win over Baltimore at Camden Yards.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 11:53:53 EDTRookie Andrew Benintendi cracked five hits Sunday. Has anyone else had a five-hit game just 51 games into his big league career?
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 13:42:04 EDTMLBPipeline.com's Prospect Team of the Week honors the best performances from the previous seven days. Any player currently on an organization Top 30 Prospects list on our Prospect Watch is eligible, including big leaguers.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 19:28:13 EDTOn the day power returned to the Red Sox lineup, Andrew Benintendi's singles stood out. On the day veteran Hanley Ramirez smacked his first home run of the season, the rookie outfielder had historians dusting off the team record book. On the day the Red Sox avoided a sweep with a 6-2 win over the Orioles, Benintendi was both lucky and good.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 18:25:36 EDTTensions from Friday night between the Orioles and Red Sox spilled over again in the eighth inning of Sunday's 6-2 Boston win as Orioles third baseman Manny Machado was nearly beaned by reliever Matt Barnes.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 23:34:38 EDTThe first-place Orioles continued to feast on Steven Wright's knuckleball on Saturday, with Trey Mancini and Jonathan Schoop hitting back-to-back homers for the second time this month off the Red Sox righty in a 4-2 series-clinching win.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 19:40:19 EDTAfter injuring his left knee on Manny Machado's slide on Friday night, Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia was not in the starting lineup on Saturday. Pedroia said he is fine with the whole situation, but manager John Farrell was not quite as happy.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 00:17:07 EDTThe Red Sox certainly have had their chances in the first two games of this series at Camden Yards, but they just have not been taking advantage of them. That caused them problems in the series-opening loss Friday, and it hurt them once again in Saturday's 4-2 loss.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 22:57:02 EDTAs the Red Sox took the field Saturday night against the Orioles in Baltimore, recently retired slugger David Ortiz was being honored at the Children and Athletes Regenerative Medicine Foundation gala.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 01:01:33 EDTClint Frazier has had Yankees fans abuzz since New York traded for him last July, but he hadn't gotten off to the hottest start to the 2017 season at the plate. As of Saturday, that looks like it might be changing.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 01:46:38 EDTComing off one of their best road trips in recent years, the Orioles kept right on rolling Friday night at Camden Yards. Backed by a terrific seven-plus innings from Dylan Bundy, who is looking more and more like the frontline starter Baltimore badly needs, the O's bested Boston, 2-0, to keep a firm hold atop the American League East.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 01:11:14 EDTThe Red Sox missed on a number of good scoring chances on Friday, a big reason the Orioles handed them a 2-0 loss in the opener of a three-game series. After the game, though, the bigger subject of conversation in the Boston clubhouse was that the team nearly lost second baseman Dustin Pedroia. The play in question was, in fact, a primary topic in both clubhouses.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 02:29:30 EDTMookie Betts' eighth-inning catch Friday night at Camden Yards won't register as anything more than a putout in the postgame box score, but it deserves closer examination based on the degree of difficulty and the importance of the moment for the Red Sox.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 01:37:20 EDTNo pitcher has been more dominant than Class A Columbia's Merandy Gonzalez to begin the season. That trend continued on Friday night, as the Mets' No. 14 prospect extended his scoreless innings streak to 20 2/3 by tossing seven frames in a win against Lexington.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 23:32:00 EDTThe Red Sox got Jackie Bradley Jr. back from the disabled list on Friday, but Brock Holt is headed to the 10-day DL due to vertigo, the team announced.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 18:52:17 EDTOn the way to what would become a thrilling 4-1 win in 10 innings, Red Sox manager John Farrell had to make a decision that was agonizing for good reasons.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 20:15:07 EDTMookie Betts came through with a three-run double in the top of the 10th inning, and along the way, he helped provide some protection to Red Sox closer Craig Kimbrel and manager John Farrell.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 08:54:59 EDTMookie Betts' streak of 129 plate appearances without a strikeout ended in the fourth inning Wednesday against Francisco Liriano of the Blue Jays. This was the longest streak since Juan Pierre went 147 plate appearances without a strikeout in 2004.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:12:02 EDTFrancisco Liriano tossed 5 1/3 scoreless innings and Darwin Barney had a two-run single as part of a three-run second inning as the Blue Jays topped the Red Sox. Rick Porcello pitched well, allowed three unearned runs in seven innings.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 23:10:40 EDTMichael Chavis set a career high with three home runs on Wednesday, the biggest being a two-run shot that gave Class A Advanced Salem a walk-off victory over Wilmington for a second straight night.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 01:34:34 EDTJunior Fernandez put his tough start to the season behind him in a truly dominant manner, retiring the first 19 batters he faced on Wednesday.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:52:14 EDTLeft-hander Eduardo Rodriguez returned to a day early from his paternity leave, mainly because the Red Sox aren't getting enough innings in their starting rotation of late.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 01:30:57 EDTA trip to Rogers Centre might have been just the cure for what was ailing the Red Sox's lineup.