Once the Yankees acquired Aaron Hicks, it became clear that as long as they had four outfielders, Young was headed elsewhere, no matter how effusively Brian Cashman praised him.
After reigniting his career with the New York Yankees in 2015, Chris Young has accepted a contract offer from their rivals, the Boston Red Sox. Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal and CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reported Monday that Young agreed to...Show More Summary
This week, with the winter meetings approaching next Monday in Nashville, we planned to take a look at baseball’s five most interesting teams this offseason. The problem: the Yankees, Red Sox, Orioles and Blue Jays could all fall into that territory.Read full article >>
Q: These sentences appeared recently in a news roundup in the NY Times: “Red Sox fleece Yankees” and “Phillies lick Mets.” Are these poorly conceived puns by sportswriters? A: Both “fleece” and “lick” are commonly used in a figurative way to describe getting the better of somebody. These usages are very common and we can’t... ? Read More: Yankees fleeced! Mets licked!
Boston Red Sox trade rumors about Hanley Ramirez have surfaced again. A Ramirez trade by the Red Sox could come this offseason as the team looks to move in a different a direction. A report from CBS Sports on Sunday, November 29, states that there could be a number of facts behind the rumors, including... Show More Summary
Hanley Ramirez, after just one season with the Boston Red Sox, could be on the move again this offseason. Continue for updates. Ramirez Reportedly on the Trade Block Sunday, Nov. 29 According to Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, "there’s...Show More Summary
Saturday's Say Hey, Baseball includes the Red Sox lusting after David Price, the Blue Jays' filling Price's former spot in the rotation, and another possible trade for Billy Beane for the A's. Subscribe for your daily Say Hey. Listen, we know it's tough to catch up on everything happening in the baseball world each morning. Show More Summary
Shane Victorino of the Boston Red Sox fell into the stands. The crowd helped him up. But there’s a lot more going on in this clip if you watch it a few times. Look at it again, and keep your eyes on the guy with the blue shirt with red sleeves. Show More Summary
Last month, I wrote about a man who restored a 1957 Nash Metropolitan into a roving Red Sox-mobile. He covered it in Red Sox logos, plus a Dunkin Donuts logo for good measure, and painted Boston's World Series victories on one side. He gave it a giant baseball cap, installed a bat for a shifter and put in home plates for floor mats. Show More Summary
The 20-year-old infielder is also extremely fast.
In 2014, a survey of Boston sports fans showed that the Bruins were the third-most popular sports team in Boston, but that they had closed to within nine percentage points of the Red Sox for number two. What would it take for the Bruins to win over another 10% of Boston baseball fans and surpass […]
Mark Walhberg checks out the competition at his son’s soccer match on Saturday (November 21) in Brentwood, Calif. The 44-year-old actor rocked a Boston Red Sox hat and showed off his bulging muscles in a grey t-shirt for the game. He and wife Rhea Durham kept close while walking around the park. PHOTOS: Check out [...]
“Saturday Night Live” star Kenan Thompson resurrected his impression of Red Sox slugger David Ortiz to spoof the baseball player’s retirement plans this week. It turns out Thompson’s version of Big Papi has a lot of sponsorships lined up — and mofongo lunches. The Iguananox “yim” sounds like it’d be an instant hit. The real Ortiz’s […]
Managers love to talk about the flexibility of not having a full-time designated hitter. They can use the spot to give players rest, giving them in effect a half-day off. They can keep guys in the lineup when a minor injury may keepShow More Summary
In Game 4 of the 2004 American League Championship Series, Dave Roberts entered as a pinch runner in the bottom of the ninth inning and stole arguably the biggest base in Boston Red Sox history. You know the rest of the story: Roberts...Show More Summary
BOSTON — Waves of blue, gold and green inundated Fenway Park and the surrounding area over the weekend as Notre Dame football traveled to the home of the Boston Red Sox for its annual off-site home game Saturday—the first football game...Show More Summary
Boston Red Sox legend David Ortiz announced earlier this week that he will retire following the 2016 season, so Kenan Thompson honored Ortiz (...)
Fenway Park has played host to thousands of baseball games over the past century, but the home of the Boston Red Sox hasn't been used for college football since the late 1960s. That changes Saturday when Notre Dame and Boston College...Show More Summary
In January 2003, the winter Theo Epstein arrived as Boston Red Sox general manager, Dave Jauss recommended his new boss sign a 27-year-old first baseman the Minnesota Twins had cut loose a month prior. Epstein wanted to make sure they...Show More Summary
Honestly, I am a sucker for a good farewell tour. The now 40 year old Boston Red Sox, Designated Hitter, David Ortiz has announced that next year will be his final season in Major League Baseball and that has led to one inevitable discussion: Is David Ortiz a Hall of Famer? If it seems like we just asked that question, it is because we dd. Show More Summary