Red Sox get 1st series win, beat Rays 6-5 behind Benintendi

Baseball 04/21/19, 01:53

Perhaps the Boston Red Sox will look back at this weekend as the games that got their title defense back on track.The World Series champions won a series for the first time this season when Andrew Benintendi hit a grand slam and a tiebreaking ninth-inning sacrifice fly and catcher Christian ...

Red Sox get 1st series win, beat Rays 6-5 behind Benintendi

Baseball 04/20/19, 21:06

The World Series champion Boston Red Sox won a series for the first time this season when Andrew Benintendi hit a grand slam and a tiebreaking ninth-inning sacrifice fly and catcher Christian Vázquez picked off Tommy Pham for the final out in a 6-5 win over the Tampa Bay Rays ...

Red Sox’s Nathan Eovaldi on injured list with elbow injury

Baseball 04/20/19, 16:58

The Boston Red Sox placed right-hander Nathan Eovaldi on the 10-day injured list on Saturday because of an elbow injury.The team, which made the move retroactive to Thursday, said Eovaldi has two "loose bodies" in his right elbow. He has had two Tommy John operations and also had surgery last ...

Gardner slam lifts Yanks over Red Sox 5-3 for 2-game sweep

Sports 04/17/19, 20:42

Brett Gardner hit a grand slam off Ryan Brasier in the seventh inning for his 100th career home run, and the New York Yankees rallied to beat the Boston Red Sox 5-3 Wednesday night for a two-game sweep of the reeling World Series champions.J.D. Martinez hit a first-inning home run ...

Price and Bogaerts carry Red Sox past Orioles 4-0

Baseball 04/14/19, 15:27

David Price pitched seven stellar innings with seven strikeouts, Xander Bogaerts hit a three-run homer and drove in every run, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 4-0 on Sunday.The teams wrap up their four-game series with Boston's traditional Patriots' Day morning game Monday, with first pitch set ...

Leading off: Eovaldi, Red Sox in funk, Cards try to sweep LA

Baseball 04/10/19, 22:48

A look at what's happening around the majors Thursday:SHAKY STARTSNathan Eovaldi tries to snap Boston out of its early-season funk. The Red Sox are 3-9 in defense of their World Series championship, and the rotation has an 8.78 ERA. Eovaldi (0-0, 8.10) has struggled during starts against Seattle and Oakland. ...

Red Sox putting aside slow start to get rings, unveil banner

Baseball 04/08/19, 16:37

Red Sox manager Alex Cora believes assistant hitting coach Andy Barkett might have best described the reigning World Series champions' slow start."Last year was Disney World. This year is real baseball," Cora recalled Barkett saying. "It's true if you think about it. It was such a perfect season. We didn't ...

Narvaez, Bruce homer as Mariners beat Red Sox 10-8

Baseball 03/31/19, 19:11

Omar Narvaez hit a three-run homer off Rick Porcello in Seattle's seven-run third inning, and the Mariners beat the Boston Red Sox 10-8 on Sunday.Dee Gordon had two hits and three RBIs as Seattle put together another impressive performance at the plate. The Mariners scored 34 times while taking three ...

Bruce hits first homer as Mariners batter Red Sox 6-5

Baseball 03/30/19, 23:30

Jay Bruce hit his first home run for Seattle, a three-run shot to center field, and the heavy-hitting Mariners continued to dominate Boston's starting pitching in a 6-5 win over the Red Sox on Saturday night.The Mariners have hit a home run in every game this season and continued to ...

Price tabbed as No. 5 starter, may relieve opening day

Baseball 03/26/19, 19:03

David Price is set to be the No. 5 starter in the Boston Red Sox rotation, but the left-hander isn't ruling out a relief appearance during the season's opening weekend.Price pitched four innings Tuesday in Boston's final exhibition game, a 16-7 loss to the Chicago Cubs, then said he's interested ...

After veteran salaries drop, baseball players want change

Baseball 02/20/19, 16:18

While Manny Machado agreed to a pending $300 million, 10-year contract with San Diego and Bryce Harper is likely to top Giancarlo Stanton's record $325 million, 13-year deal, many less-than-superstar veterans have been routed on the free-agent market.Of the 111 announced agreements among the 164 players who exercised their free-agency ...

Eovaldi wanted to remain in Red Sox rotation, not relieve

Baseball 12/10/18, 16:56

Nathan Eovaldi loved what he started in Boston — emphasis on started."There were a lot of teams that reached out, wanted me to be a closer," he said. "I view myself as a starter, and that's something I've always done my entire career. And I enjoy doing that. So if ...

Eovaldi agrees to $68 million, 4-year deal with Red Sox

Baseball 12/06/18, 18:45

Nathan Eovaldi's marathon relief performance in Game 3 of the World Series is a moment that will resonate in Red Sox history.Boston rewarded him with a $68 million, four-year contract."We're very happy to have Nathan back with us," Red Sox president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski said in a statement ...

Taking Stock of an Epic Game 3

Baseball 10/28/18, 08:32

Loose thoughts in the wake of possibly the greatest World Series game(s) ever played Friday night and Saturday morning...Every inning Nathan Eovaldi pitched -- and he pitched a lot of them -- added millions and millions of dollars to the contract he's going to get after he declares his free ...

Eovaldi turns in World Series performance for the ages

Baseball 10/27/18, 04:04

Nathan Eovaldi seemed to have a rubber arm. Maybe that second Tommy John surgery turned him into a bionic pitcher.Before this week, the 28-year-old right-hander had never pitched on consecutive days in his major league career.Now he was on the mound for the third time in four days for the ...

Cora, Red Sox in trouble after running through pitchers

Baseball 10/27/18, 03:54

Now Alex Cora's in trouble.Boston's manager went for a commanding lead in the World Series, using David Price and Nathan Eovaldi out of the bullpen in Game 3 against the Los Angeles Dodgers.His moves almost worked, but second baseman Ian Kinsler slipped on the infield and made a throwing error ...

Out of seats, into spotlight, Buehler delivers for Dodgers

Baseball 10/27/18, 03:42

From upper-deck spectator to October ace.Walker Buehler looked nothing like the rookie he is, giving the Los Angeles Dodgers the pitching performance they desperately needed in Game 3 of the World Series.With the Dodgers facing a 2-0 deficit, Buehler shut out the Boston Red Sox for seven innings, holding the ...

Bradley’s slam helps Red Sox beat Astros 8-2 in ALCS

Baseball 10/16/18, 21:27

Jackie Bradley Jr. hit a grand slam, Nathan Eovaldi hushed Houston a day after some social media trash talk and the Boston Red Sox beat the Astros 8-2 on Tuesday to take a 2-1 lead in the AL Championship Series.Boston Red Sox's Jackie Bradley Jr. celebrates after his grand slam ...

Leading off: Bregman stirs up ALCS, Grandal sits for Dodgers

Baseball 10/15/18, 23:53

A look at what's happening around the majors Tuesday: NO BOTHER Red Sox manager Alex Cora is brushing off the notion that Boston might be motivated for Game 3 of the AL Championship Series by a brazen social media post Monday from Astros star Alex Bregman. Houston's third baseman shared a video ...

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