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Ellsbury’s 3-Run Home Run in 14th Downs Yankees

Ellsbury Lifts Red Sox As the Red Sox playoff hopes are dwindling by the minute, Jacoby Ellsbury kept the Red sox head above water late Sunday night belting a three-run home run in the top of the 14th inning to down the Yankees 7-4. Lackey Slow Start, Strong Finish John Lackey took the mound in […]

Red Sox Win Pivotal Game, Push Wild Card Lead to 4 Games Over Rays

Beckett Returns, Bullpen Strong Josh Beckett returned in his most anticipated start of the year versus the Tampa Bay Rays in a crucial game in the Wild Card race. Beckett did not disappoint after a slow start, throwing six innings and allowing three runs (two earned) on seven hits, walking one and striking out seven. […]

Sox Fall Again As Rays Loom in Wild Card Standings

John Lackey Struggles, Davis Complete Games Red Sox In what easily could have been the biggest start John Lackey has made all season for the Red Sox, he came up short yet again lasting three innings while giving up five hits, five runs, walking three and only striking out two. Wade Davis on the other […]

Rangers Beat Down Red Sox 10-0 in First of Three at Fenway

Miller Rocked By Rangers Andrew Miller was coming off one of his best outings of the year versus the Texas Rangers a week ago, but Friday night he simply just did not have it. Miller was rocked for six earned runs in 1 1/3 innings of work, walking four and striking out only one. Holland […]

Different Month and Same Result, Sox Fall 4-0 to Texas Rangers

Red Sox Seek Revenge, Same Result as Opening Day As the Red Sox landed in Texas late last night, more was on their mind than the half game deficit they have with the New York Yankees. The Rangers put the Red Sox in an 0-3 hole way back in April leaving a bitter taste in […]

Wakefield Denied Win No. 200, Sox Rally Late to Win 8-6

On a night Tim Wakefield was in line for career win number 200, the Red Sox let the lead slip away in the late innings, but the offense rallied in the ninth inning to edge the Twins 8-6. Alfredo Aceves gave up the lead in the eighth inning, but was the pitcher of record improving […]

Lester Throws Gem, Boston Scores 10 to Beat Chicago

In just the second start after he was activated from the disabled list, Jon Lester turned in one of his best outings of the year, beating the Chicago White Sox 10-2. Lester pitched eight strong innings allowing only four hits, two runs, while walking one and striking out eight. The lefty was very economical needing only 97 pitches […]

No Youkilis, No Problem: Sox Stomp Royals 13-9

Pedroia Continues to Rake It was a quick turnaround after the last out was recorded at 2:00 am Tuesday morning, but the Red Sox did not have a hangover. Although the Royals got to a struggling Andrew Miller, the Sox pounded 16 hits and managed 13 runs to beat the Royals 13-9. The offense was […]

Guthrie Stymies Sox Offense, Notches Fourth Victory of Year

Sox Offense Goes Quiet, Weiland OK in 2nd Start After the Red Sox scored 15 runs on Monday night and seeing 3-13 Jeremy Guthrie on the bump on Tuesday, Sox fans may have figured it would be the same result. That was not the case on at Camden Yards, as Guthrie silenced the Red Sox […]

Jarrod Saltalamacchia Catching on with Red Sox

As the Red Sox dished out over $300 million in guaranteed money this offseason for Adrian Gonzalez and Carl Crawford, it was evident that Victor Martinez was not going to be at America’s most beloved ballpark come Opening Day. Jarrod Saltalamacchia had been on the Sox radar for quite some time. He is a 6-4, […]