Boston Red Sox
  • Published
    August 9, 2011
    David Ortiz, Joe Mauer

    Red Sox 8, Twins 6: Wakefield denied; no stopping Ortiz

    Tim Wakefield fails to get win No. 200, but David Ortiz boosts Boston with four hits and three RBI.

  • Published
    August 9, 2011
    Josh Beckett

    Tom Caron: Always fun when Red Sox outplay hated rivals

  • Published
    August 8, 2011

    Reddick to the rescue

    Josh Reddick's RBI single in the 10th inning caps a comeback and puts Boston back atop the AL East.<br><br> The Red Sox took over sole possession of first place in the AL East and clinched a win in the season series against New York for the first time since 2004.

  • Published
    August 6, 2011
    Francisco Cervelli, Jacoby Ellsbury

    Red Sox rejoin Yankees atop AL East standings

    A day after dropping a game out of the division lead, Boston routs its rival behind Ellsbury, Lackey.

  • Published
    August 5, 2011

    Sox, Yanks tied at top

    Justin Masterson and the Indians salvage a series split, dropping Boston to a division tie.

  • Published
    August 4, 2011
    Jacoby Ellsbury, Jonathan Papelbon, Adrian Gonzalez, Carl Crawford

    Ellsbury gets second straight walkoff hit

    Jacoby Ellsbury hits a home run with two outs in the ninth to give Boston a 4-3 victory.

  • Published
    August 3, 2011

    Buchholz relieved, hopeful

    Clay Buchholz says he hopes to return this season now that he knows he has a stress fracture.

  • Published
    August 3, 2011
    Jarrod Saltalamacchia, Dustin Pedroia

    Red Sox walk off with a late victory

    BOSTON — Pinch-runner Jarrod Saltalamacchia dived across home plate to score the winning run on Jacoby Ellsbury's single in the ninth inning and the Boston Red Sox beat the Cleveland Indians 3-2 on a rainy Tuesday night.<br><br> Jason Varitek singled with one out in the ninth against Vinnie Pestano (1-1) and Saltalamacchia ran for him. Josh Reddick followed with a single that sent Saltalamacchia to second.<br><br> Ellsbury then singled, setting up the play at the plate. Center fielder Eziquiel Cabrera threw home and catcher Carlos Santana caught the ball wide of the plate, but Saltalamacchia won the race and scored.

  • Published
    August 2, 2011

    Francona: Bedard to start Thursday

    Newly acquired left-hander Erik Bedard is likely to pitch in the finale of Boston's series with Cleveland.

  • Published
    August 2, 2011
    Kevin Youkilis, Carlos Santana

    Upon further review:Indians 9, Red Sox 6

    BOSTON — Cleveland Manager Manny Acta's pregame lesson about Fenway Park's quirky angles and dimensions certainly couldn't cover what Asdrubal Cabrera's homer did.<br><br> Cabrera's second two-run homer of the game, originally ruled a single off the short wall in right field and overturned by replay review, broke an eighth-inning tie and lifted the Indians to a 9-6 win over the Boston Red Sox on Monday night.<br><br> "It might be the only park," Cabrera said when asked if he thought his homer would have been out in any other ballpark.<br><br> Travis Hafner homered after Cabrera's first of the game as the Indians won for just the third time in their last 11 games.


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