Boston Globe columnist Dan Shaughnessy's report Monday night about the Red Sox confiscating pro-Don Orsillo signs was removed from the paper's website. The Globe says it was because the anecdote was poorly sourced, but some have speculated it was expunged to protect the Red Sox's image.
The Washington Nationals were going to run away with the National League East. The Boston Red Sox wisely dropped $200 million on Hanley Ramirez and Pablo Sandoval. The new-look Dodgers had no power.
The San Francisco Giants acquired outfielder Alejandro De Aza late Monday from the Boston Red Sox in exchange for minor league left-handed pitcher Luis Ysla, the Giants announced. The Giants will also receive $650,000 from the Red Sox, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. Show More Summary
Boston Globe columnist Dan Shaughnessy wrote another in a series of tough commentaries Monday about the firing of Don Orsillo, the popular Red Sox announcer who’s been let go by New England Sports Network (NESN). But as the evening wore on, one sentence was dropped from the piece, published on the Globe’s website in advance of […]
The New York Mets avoided a three game sweep on Sunday versus the Boston Red Sox. Closer Jeurys Familia picked up his 35th save of the season with a tense ninth inning and the Mets now hold a 72-58 record heading into the month of September and is first of the NL East Division. They are also now 14 games over.500 for first time this late in the season since 2008.
With Teixeira headed back to New York to have more tests on his injured shin, Bird was in the middle of the action for most of the night as the Yankees fell to the Red Sox.
David Ortiz hit his 495th home run and Jackie Bradley Jr. had three hits and threw out a runner at the plate to lift the Boston Red Sox to a 4-3 victory over the New York Yankees on Monday night.
Earlier tonight, the Boston Globe’s Dan Shaughnessy reported that the Red Sox were doing all they could to quell dissent over their unpopular decision to drop NESN play-by-play man Don Orsillo after the season (emphasis mine):http://deadspin.com/don-orsillo-wa... Read more...
Monday night is the first Red Sox game at Fenway Park since news of Don Orsillo’s impending departure has become public. Red Sox Nation is showing their support for Orsillo during the game with the Yankees, but the staff at Fenway Park is reportedly confiscating pro-Orsillo signs. Show More Summary
In case Red Sox fans weren’t incensed enough at the team’s ownership over the ouster of Don Orsillo, they’re about to get a lot angrier. On Saturday, Red Sox chairman Tom Werner offered high praise for O’Brien while simultaneously (and perhaps unwittingly) burying Orsillo. Show More Summary
A petition started by a Red Sox fan pleading with John Henry, NESN, and the Fenway Sports Group to keep play-by-play announcer Don Orsillo at NESN has eclipsed 50,000 signatures in less than a week. Here’s the wording of the petition, started by Red Sox fan Dave Ramsey. Show More Summary
The latest batch of 9 Red Sox from my friend Mark Kaz arrived last week, let's take a look! The highlight of the delivery for me was this Upper Deck MVP Rich Garces. I think most Red Sox fans figured this guy was a scrap heap pick-up...Show More Summary
Blake Swihart hit an inside-the-park home run in the 10th inning and the Boston Red Sox stopped the New York Mets’ seven-game winning streak, holding on for a 6-4 victory Friday night. Swihart led off the 10th by smoking Carlos Torres’ first pitch to straightaway center. New York has dropped five in a row at
Michael Cuddyer hit a tiebreaking single in the seventh inning and reliever Tyler Clippard and closer Jeurys Familia finished off Boston as the Mets avoided a three-game sweep.
Michael Cuddyer hit a tiebreaking single in the seventh inning and the NL East-leading New York Mets stopped their five-game home skid, averting a sweep by beating the Boston Red Sox 5-4 Sunday.
The Mets’ game against the Red Sox had finished by the time the Nationals began theirs against the Marlins Saturday night. Little League was on in the clubhouse, not the Mets. The score, a 6-4 Mets loss, was posted on the out-of-town scoreboard in right center field. Show More Summary
DeGrom held the Red Sox without a hit through the first four innings, but his performance came undone in the sixth, giving Boston just enough to drop the Mets for a second straight game.
Joe Kelly won his sixth straight outing, recovering nicely from a rocky start to outpitch Jacob deGrom and lead the Boston Red Sox over the New York Mets 3-1 Saturday.
Stephanie Taubin, a Red Sox fan, is suing the professional baseball team’s owner John Henry over an injury she claims she sustained from a foul ball at Fenway Park. According to a report by Boston Globe‘s Travis Andersen, Taubin was sitting in a section of the stands that had recently been undergoing renovations. Show More Summary