Oct 25, 2011 18:14 EDT
The Boston Red Sox introduced Ben Cherington as their new general manager on Tuesday, promoting him after his three seasons as Theo Epstein's assistant -- and this season's major collapse.
Sep 29, 2011 14:06 EDT
(Reuters) - Untimely injuries, ineffective pitching and the failure of big-name players to perform when it mattered most are to blame for the epic collapse that kept the Boston Red Sox out of the postseason.
Sep 29, 2011 13:30 EDT
The newspaper headline said it all - "The Choke's On Us."
Sep 29, 2011 03:02 EDT
The Tampa Bay Rays erased a seven-run deficit to beat the New York Yankees 8-7 in 12 innings and clinch the American League wild card playoff berth on Wednesday as Boston fell at Baltimore.
Sep 07, 2011 01:31 EDT
TORONTO (Reuters) - The Boston Red Sox took out their recent frustrations on Toronto by bashing the Blue Jays 14-0 for a morale-boosting victory on Tuesday.
Sep 02, 2011 02:45 EDT
BOSTON (Reuters) - The New York Yankees rallied from behind and held on through a tense ninth inning for a 4-2 win over the Boston Red Sox on Thursday to keep the heat on their bitter rivals in the American League East.
Aug 06, 2011 01:53 EDT
BOSTON (Reuters) - With his team trailing 2-0, the bases loaded and the league's best batter at the plate, New York Yankees reliever Boone Logan could not have picked a more testing time to take the mound against bitter rivals Boston at Fenway Park on Friday.
Jul 31, 2011 01:51 EDT
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Red Sox starter Jon Lester received plenty of run support as Boston pulverized the Chicago White Sox 10-2 at U.S. Cellular Field Saturday.
Jul 06, 2011 19:54 EDT
BOSTON (Reuters) - The Boston Red Sox, deciding not to take any chances with injured ace pitcher Jon Lester, said on Wednesday they sent the left-hander to the 15-day disabled list with a muscle strain.
Jul 06, 2011 01:59 EDT
BOSTON (Reuters) - Boston pitcher Jon Lester's promising start against the Toronto Blue Jays ended abruptly on Tuesday when the left-hander was forced to leave the game early due to a strained muscle on the left side of his back.
Jun 25, 2011 00:55 EDT
PITTSBURGH (Reuters) - The Pittsburgh Pirates used six pitchers to piece together a 3-1 win over the Boston Red Sox at PNC Park Friday.
Jun 19, 2011 01:00 EDT
BOSTON (Reuters) - The Milwaukee Brewers hit three solo home runs, including back-to-back blasts to lead off the game, en route to a 4-2 win over the Boston Red Sox in interleague play at Fenway Park on Saturday.
May 04, 2011 02:21 EDT
BOSTON (Reuters) - The Boston Red Sox continued their dominance of the Los Angeles Angels with a 7-3 victory on Tuesday.
Nov 18, 2010 22:32 EST
Seattle ace Felix Hernandez is an easy winner for AL Cy Young Award despite 13-12 record. For once, Felix Hernandez got all the support he needed for a big win.
Nov 12, 2010 19:02 EST
Boston GM Theo Epstein says his first choices at third base and catcher are Beltre, Martinez. Adrian Beltre and Victor Martinez kept hitting while the Red Sox lineup was ravaged by injuries. General manager Theo Epstein wants them back now that the wounded are well into their recovery.
Oct 25, 2010 21:15 EDT
Toronto Blue Jays hire Red Sox pitching coach John Farrell as manager, succeeding Gaston. Blue Jays general manager Alex Anthopoulos had interviewed 18 candidates for the manager's job and still couldn't make up his mind.
Oct 06, 2010 06:05 EDT
Rays ace David Price wins Warren Spahn Award as baseball's top left-handed pitcher. Tampa Bay Rays ace David Price has won the Warren Spahn Award, recognizing the top left-handed pitcher in the major leagues.
Oct 04, 2010 16:54 EDT
Red Sox hope to improve bullpen, keep key hitters after missing playoffs. Dustin Pedroia walked through the clubhouse on crutches, weaving his way through the cartons and equipment bags being packed by disappointed teammates.
Sep 30, 2010 23:47 EDT
Konerko hits grand slam, White Sox beat Boston 8-2 and block Lester's bid at 20th win. Paul Konerko hit a grand slam that wrecked Jon Lester's bid for his 20th win, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Boston Red Sox 8-2 Thursday night in a game delayed because of a power failure.
Sep 25, 2010 22:27 EDT
Lester takes no-hit bid into 6th, gets 19th win as Red Sox beat fading Yankees 7-3. Jon Lester thought about the standings and realized the hole the Boston Red Sox are in ? 5 1/2 games behind the New York Yankees in the AL wild-card race with just eight games to play.
Facts from the Wikipedia page:
|Boston Red Sox — No. 31|
|Born: January 7, 1984 |
|Bats: Left||Throws: Left|
|June 10, 2006 for the Boston Red Sox|
(through 2009 season)
|Earned run average||3.66|
|Career highlights and awards|