Rick Porcello became the majors' first 18-game winner and the first Red Sox pitcher in 70 years to open a season 13-0 in Fenway Park, going seven solid innings in Boston's 9-4 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday night.
We brought my idiot brother to the Red Sox game at Fenway too, because they don't let him out very often. pic.twitter.com/JLJVdBas5x — Warren Kinsella (@kinsellawarren) August 29, 2016
A man wearing a red “Harambe 69” New England Patriots jersey decided to honor the late gorilla on Sunday night while running onto the field during the Red Sox-Royals game.
Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz moved up another notch on the all-time home run list in Sunday's 10-4 loss to the Kansas City Royals, joining former Red Sox slugger Jimmie Foxx in a tie for 18th place at 534 career homeShow More Summary
Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez hit his 20th home run of the season in Sunday's 10-4 win over the Boston Red Sox, becoming the first player in Royals history to record multiple 20-homer seasons while primarily playing behind...Show More Summary
Raul Mondesi hit a bases-loaded triple and Eric Hosmer added a two-run single during an eight-run sixth inning, lifting the surging Kansas City Royals to a 10-4 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Sunday night.
In what's become a regular scene, David Ortiz stepped into the dugout, preparing for batting practice, when a team staff member asked if he was ready.
We've talked plenty about David Ortiz, for reasons that amount to "duh." We've talked about Mookie Betts, who's an MVP candidate. We've had good things to say about Xander Bogaerts and Jackie Bradley Jr., too. And about the entire Boston Red Sox offense, for that matter. But Dustin Pedroia is the one Red Sox star we really haven't singled out yet. Show More Summary
Dustin Pedroia had four hits to extend his streak to 11 straight at-bats before bouncing into a double play with a chance to tie the major-league record and the Boston Red Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 8-3 on Saturday night.
Eric Hosmer and Alex Gordon homered, and Ian Kennedy allowed one run through five innings as the Kansas City Royals continued their monthlong hot streak with a 6-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Friday night.
Big Papi leads majors in doubles at age 40 The remarkable David Ortiz passed another milestone on Friday night. The Boston Red Sox designated hitter doubled in the third inning against the Kansas City Royals, giving Ortiz 625 careerShow More Summary
A look at what's happening all around the majors today:
Enny Romero earned his first major league save, relieving with two outs in the ninth inning and fanning Red Sox slugger David Ortiz to give the Tampa Bay Rays a 2-1 win Wednesday and a four-game split with the Red Sox.
David Ortiz became the oldest player ever to hit 30 homers in a season, but the Tampa Bay Rays came back from a three-run deficit to beat Boston 4-3 in 11 innings Wednesday night and prevent the Red Sox from taking sole possession of first place in the AL East.
Boston Red Sox outfielder Andrew Benintendi was removed from his team's game against the Tampa Bay Rays with a leg injury, according to Peter Abraham of the Boston Globe. Continue for updates. Red-Hot Hitter Suffers Injury Wednesday, Aug. Show More Summary
Ah, the dog days of August. Woof… 1. Sweltering Days in the AL East One last summer ice cream break, anyone, before the stretch run cranks up to an inferno? Look out, while Baltimore (4-6 in its last 10 games into Tuesday) apparently...Show More Summary
The Boston Red Sox need pitchers. On Tuesday, Clay Buchholz looked like a pitcher. It doesn't erase a season that can only be classified as rough, but it surely put some smiles on faces in Beantown. For six innings, Buchholz mostly baffled...Show More Summary
Chris Archer lost twice tonight, first to the Red Sox, then to his sweatshirt. Read more...
Clay Buchholz pitched into the seventh inning, David Ortiz had a run-scoring single and the Boston Red Sox beat the Tampa Bay Rays 2-1 on Tuesday night to remain tied atop the AL East.
The Dodgers have placed left-handers Brett Anderson and Scott Kazmir on the disabled list, tying the 2012 Boston Red Sox for the major league record with 27 players on the DL this season.