If your starting pitcher is only going to last one out, the day before the All-Star Break is not a bad time for it to happen. The Red Sox offense barrage hardly stopped after Brad […]
HOUSTON (AP) — The most recent addition to the Red Sox lineup made a big contribution. Rookie Christian Vazquez got his first three major league hits and drove in three runs, while David Ortiz had […]
We have come upon another Friday the 13th and so in honor of the superstitious nature of the day, here are the top three curses in sports history.
With the Rockets tipping off the playoffs Sunday – not to mention James Harden sporting a forest on his face – Paul Gallant was inspired to bring a little hockey to the NBA.
More than an hour after the final out, players lingered on the field and fans stood by their seats, cheering, singing and applauding.
Becoming a World Series star was far from the troubled mind of David Ross last summer.
He had just gotten a tiebreaking, seventh-inning double in Monday night’s 3-1 win over St. Louis, giving Boston a 3-2 World Series lead, and the journeyman catcher thought back to May 11.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Cardinals rushed to the plate to congratulate Allen Craig. The Red Sox stormed home to argue with the umpires. The fans, well, they seemed too startled to know what […]
One is 22, brimming with vigor and riding a hot streak in the dawn of his career, the other is 36, injected with a painkiller just to make it on the field and refusing to succumb to discomfort during his first and perhaps last chance to earn that elusive ring.
No need for instant replay. The umpires overturned this blown call on their own. After Dustin Pedroia was called out on a phantom force play in the first inning of the World Series opener, second base umpire Dana DeMuth was reversed by the other five members of his crew.
BOSTON (AP) — With one swing, David Ortiz tied the game and helped the Boston Red Sox send the AL championship series to Detroit tied one game apiece. Ortiz’s grand slam erased an eighth-inning deficit […]