// Jason Bay

Green Makes Pitching Debut, but Boston Falls to Chicago

With the Yankees dropping another game to the Rangers, the Red Sox looked to gain momentum on New York while keeping Texas at bay. However, giving up nine runs in three innings did not help as the White Sox handed Boston a 9-5 loss. Starter Junichi Tazawa was not in prime form and with several relievers […]

Sox Pummel Yanks in 14-1 Victory

After a slaughter in the previous game, the Red Sox were gearing up to exact some revenge on the Yankees. Behind some strong pitching and consistent bats, the Sox cruised to a 14-1 victory over their New York rivals. Sox starting pitcher Junichi Tazawa had a stellar game going six innings and giving up eight […]

Sox Rough Up Halladay, Win 6-1

The Red Sox offense jumped out to an early lead against All-Star Roy Halladay. Ortiz hit his 250th home run as a Red Sox player in the second inning to give the Sox a 1-0 lead over Halladay and the Blue Jays and the Sox would not look back. After Casey Kotchman reached on an […]

Sox Get Back on Track, then Stumble Again

After a brutal series with the Yankees last week, the Red Sox started to get back on track this past week. However, they faltered again towards the end of the week after a trip to Texas with a match-up with the Rangers. The Red Sox went 4-3 on the week after two series with the […]

Don’t Mess With Texas Rangers

Unfortunately, the Red Sox returned to their losing ways in Saturday’s night game with the Rangers, losing 7-2. The Sox offense was provided by Jason Bay in the 4th and Victor Martinez in the 5th, with each of them supplying solo home runs. Meanwhile, Texas scored through a methodical hit and run approach including hot […]

Remdawg Sparks Sox to 8-2 Victory Over Detroit Tigers

After using Kevin Youkilis’s tussle with Tigers pitcher Rick Porcello as inspiration on Tuesday night, the Red Sox took a different approach on Wednesday. Jerry Remy, the now cancer-free color commentator, visited the NESN broadcast booth in the 2nd inning, received a standing ovation from the Fenway Faithful, and motivated the home team to an […]

Emotions Soar As Sox Beat Tigers

After the Tigers scored three runs in the first, emotions got out of control as Kevin Youkilis was ejected in the second inning after being hit by a pitch by Detroit’s Rick Porcello and charging the mound. The bench-clearing brawl must have lit a spark for the Sox as Jason Bay hit a three-run shot over the monster […]

Red Sox End Losing Streak, Beat Tigers 6-5

After scoring 18 runs last Sunday against the Orioles, the Red Sox managed just 14 runs over the next six games against the Rays and Yankees (0-6). So, after that disgusting stretch, the Sox needed just a little home cooking right? 10 pitches into their first game back home against the Tigers, Dustin Pedroia hit […]

Sox Suffer Through Worst Week of the Season

After a good end to the series in Baltimore last Sunday, the Red Sox had an off-day followed by a trip down to the Trop in Tampa Bay for a short two-game series with the Rays followed by a trip to New York for a longer four-game series with the Yankees over the weekend. Neither […]

Beckett Strong as Sox Keep O’s Scoreless

Boston bats got going as the Red Sox took the second game in the series against Baltimore. The Sox totaled 13 hits in the 4-0 win against the Orioles. Pitching and hitting was the difference, as the team was red hot at both ends, while the O’s struggled to produce. The Red Sox wasted little […]

Ortiz Homers, Sox Blast A’s 8-5

The same day he was reported to have failed a drug test in 2003, David Ortiz blasted a three run home run to put the Red Sox past the Athletics, 8-5. Down 4-1 at one point, Boston was able to climb back and get the win behind the play of Ortiz and Jason Varitek. Varitek […]

Penny Gets Rocked in First, Sox Drop Second Game in a Row

The A’s jumped out to an early lead, thanks to the leadoff homerun by Adam Kennedy and didn’t look back all night. Brett Anderson put in a solid performance for Oakland, going six innings allowing only three runs on four hits and eight strikeouts. Penny got off to a rough start, allowing five runs in […]

Sox Bats Starting to Wake Up?

The Red Sox suffered quite the overall team slump when it came to hitting the ball this past week. The end of the Blue Jays series and trip to Texas saw the Sox lose four times in a row (five times overall) and fall out of first place, behind the Yankees. However, the bats finally […]

Sox Return to Winning Ways, Beat O’s 3-1

In the midst of a five-game losing streak, the Red Sox needed some Fenway magic to help steer the ship. Behind strong pitching and dazzling defense, the Sox were able to take out the Orioles 3-1. Entering the game with the worst road record in the American League, Baltimore stood at a season-worst twelve games […]

Red Sox, Bay Suspend Contract Discussions

2009 All Star Jason Bay will have to wait until the end of the season for a new contract. The Red Sox and Bay have put off discussions for a contract renewal for a second time. The Sox tried to sign Bay to an extension during Spring Training, however talks were suspended. They picked up […]