BOSTON (AP) — Jackie Bradley Jr. of the Boston Red Sox has extended his hitting streak to 27 games. Bradley singled in the fifth inning Sunday against Cleveland at Fenway Park. Dom DiMaggio set the Red Sox record with a 34-game streak in 1949. DiMaggio’s brother, Joe, owns the longest streak in major league history […]
A look at what’s happening all around the majors today: ___ HIT MACHINE Jackie Bradley Jr. will take a 26-game hitting streak for Boston into the series finale at Fenway Park against Cleveland righty Danny Salazar (4-2, 1.80 ERA). Dom DiMaggio set the Red Sox record of a 34-game hitting streak in 1949. BACK AT […]
BOSTON (AP) — Joe Kelly of the Boston Red Sox is pitching a no-hitter through six innings against the Cleveland Indians. Kelly came off the disabled list before the game Saturday at Fenway Park. He had been sidelined since April 20 with an impingement in his right shoulder. The right-hander has three walks and seven […]
A look at what’s happening all around the majors today: ___ STREAKING Jackie Bradley Jr. takes a 25-game hitting streak into Boston’s matchup at Fenway Park against Indians righty Trevor Bauer. The longest hitting string in Red Sox history is 34 games by Dom DiMaggio — his brother, Joe, holds the big league record of […]
In April, Stephen King wrote an editorial for the Boston Globe lamenting the installation of safety netting at Fenway Park. A season-ticket holder since the days of Boggs, King has enjoyed his seats near the dugout without incident and isn’t thrilled about the change. Show More Summary
How much will David Ortiz add to the legend in his final season? Based on the early returns, as much as he can. The Boston Red Sox's longtime designated hitter went into Saturday's tilt with the Houston Astros at Fenway Park already having a terrific season, and it only got better in a 6-5 win. Show More Summary
George Springer grew up in Connecticut, played ball at UConn, and has been going to Red Sox games since he was 3, so naturally the 26-year-old Houston rightfielder has a soft spot for Fenway Park. Last year, two days before he would’ve made his Fenway debut, an Edinson Volquez fastball broke his wrist. Show More Summary
Seems like a pretty great way to celebrate a monumental birthday.
Your browser does not support iframes. World War II veteran Ben Sofka celebrated his 100th birthday on Tuesday at Fenway Park and he ended up walking away with a very cool birthday present. Not a lot of people get to celebrate a 100th...Show More Summary
Beer. Water. Pretzels. It takes effort, strategy, and some serious lungs to sell expensive junk food at a baseball game. Meet the hot dog vending legend of Fenway Park.
The New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox rivalry you could argue is second to none in all of sports and must-see TV whenever they play no matter what their records are. The two rivals faced off once again at Fenway Park as the score currently stands 6-6 at the top of the 7th, but […]
Big Papi loves the kids. If you need proof, just look at the Red Sox’s Friday night game against the hated Yankees at Fenway Park. David Ortiz came up clutch in the eighth inning with a two-run homer against Dellin Bestances that ultimately gave Boston a 4-2 win. Ortiz called his shot before the game […]
Alex Rodriguez’s bat is his most powerful public relations weapon. Saying the 40-year old New York Yankees infielder is not known as a good guy is something of an understatement. Rodriguez’s history of egotistical, litigious lying and cheating is so deep ESPN the Magazine refused to quote him in a 2015 profile about his return […]
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell got a less-than-friendly welcome while vacationing in Maine last year, and when Goodell opted not to show up at Gillette Stadium for last year's regular-season opener for the then-reigning Super Bowl champs, he was roundly mocked. And now it seems he's not welcome in Boston, either. Show More Summary
Winners at the oldest stadium in baseball include the Harlem Globetrotters. Losers include pigeons.
Jake Gyllenhaal heads out to the baseball field alongside Boston bombing survivor Jeff Bauman on Monday afternoon (April 18) at at Fenway Park in Boston, MA. The 35-year-old actor also carried Jeff‘s one-year-old daughter Nora before the men were able to throw the opening pitches for the game where the Red Sox took on the [...]
Novelist Stephen King on the new safety netting to protect fans from foul balls at Boston's Fenway Park: "It's one more step toward taking the taste and texture out of the game I care for above all others." It makes sense that King would want foul balls to be a little scary.... How bad were...
Jason Aldean, the reigning ACM Entertainer of the Year, will add the title of "ringmaster" to his resume as he heads out on one of this summer's most anticipated concert treks. The Six String Circus Tour, launching May 19th in Rogers, Arkansas, and slated to run into October, will hit...
The famed horror author likened Fenway Park's new netting to sitting in a cage.
After several fans were injured at Fenway Park in 2015, the Boston Red Sox made some recommended safety upgrades, including expanded netting to protect fans from foul balls and broken bats. Not all fans are happy about the changes, though. Show More Summary