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Koji Uehara entered Saturday night's game against the Los Angeles Angels hoping he'd get one more chance to make the AL All-Star team because of the last-chance fan ballot. He might want to rethink his plans for the break.
Uehara was brought in by manager John Farrell with two out in the ninth inning after the Angels loaded the bases against Alex Wilson. The Red Sox were still leading by four runs, but Uehara surrendered a two-run single by Albert Pujols and an RBI single by Josh Hamilton before a throwing error by third baseman Brandon Snyder allowed the tying run to score.
Craig Breslow then gave up a two-run homer in the 11th by Hamilton that gave the Angels a 9-7 victory and snapped Boston's five-game winning streak.
''Unfortunately, I brought Koji into a spot where he had no room to maneuver, and they got a couple of hits off the end of the bat,'' Farrell said. ''All in all, it was just a tough game to lose. But we've had games like th...
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J. MERIC/GETTY IMAGES BOSTON--According to a report from Alex Speier of WEEI.com’s Full Count blog , the Boston Red Sox have placed lefty Andrew Miller on the 15-day disabled list. Miller told reporters that there was no fracture in his foot following X-rays due to an awkward landing after jumping out of the way of a comebacker in the seventh inning of last night’s game in Anaheim...
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Lackey (6-6, 2.80 ERA) went seven innings, allowing five hits and the two runs while striking out nine and walking one. It was the fifth straight outing he lasted at least seven innings while allowing two earned...
Los Angeles Angels pitcher Jered Weaver has become a first-time father, naming his son in tribute to late teammate and friend Nick Adenhart.
The team said Friday that Aden David Weaver was born earlier in the day to Weaver and his wife, Kristin. The baby weighs 8 pounds.
Weaver has paid tribute to Adenhart ever since the young pitcher was killed by a drunken driver after a game...
The Red Sox are in need of a pick-me-up after a devastating 9-7 extra-inning loss against the Angels on Saturday night. Luckily for Boston, it will send one of its hottest starting pitchers to the mound in John Lackey, as it tries to bounce back out west.
Lackey (6-5) has been solid for over a month now, as he hasn’t lost a start since May 29 and has earned a win in three of his...
Josh Hamilton hit a two-run homer in the 11th inning, after the Angels rallied to tie it with four runs in the ninth, and Los Angeles beat the Boston Red Sox 9-7 on Saturday night to snap the AL East-leaders' five-game winning streak.
Brad Hawpe, who came in to play first base in the 10th, singled with one out in the 11th against Craig Breslow (2-2). Hamilton drove the next...
Pete LepakRedSoxLife Staff Writer
I had the whole article written by the eighth inning. I knew this game was over, and as it approached 2am, my eyes began to get heavy as I waited for the game to end. Unfortunately for the Red Sox and Ryan Dempster, Boston blew their 4 run lead in the ninth and lost it in the 11th. While Dempster pitched well enough for the win, his bullpen...
On a crisp Sunday night in Anaheim, the Angels and Red Sox played under the lights on ESPN’s Sunday Night Baseball.
Just days after Angels’ ace Jered Weaver‘s wife gave birth to their first son Aden, Weaver looked like his former self: going 6 2/3 innings, giving up five hits, striking out six, and giving up 0 earned runs. Weaver’s counterpart was ex-teammate John ...
Sources close to the Red Sox have informed me that 7:52 pm EDT (4:52 LA time) Mike Napoli’s ninth-inning home run Friday night finally landed. And David Ortiz was still pimpin’ his.
Ah, yes. These are your Boston Red Sox. The best team in the American League and having the most fun you’ve seen in several years. Whoever said chemistry doesn’t...
With the signing deadline drawing near, LSU baseball signee Nick Longhi will fly to Boston on Monday to meet with the Red Sox about a possible contract.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Josh Hamilton hit a two-run homer in the 11th inning, after the Angels rallied to tie it with four runs in the ninth, and Los Angeles beat the Boston Red Sox 9-7 on Saturday night to snap the AL East-leaders' five-game winning streak.
Brad Hawpe, who came in to play first base in the 10th, singled with one out in the 11th against Craig Breslow (2-2)....
I missed the first eight and a half innings of tonight’s game because I was in class: graduate school started yesterday and we’ve hit the ground running. Of course, I surreptitiously monitored the progress of the Red Sox as consistently as possible, and was thrilled every time I checked in by the excellent start from John Lackey.
You can’t script it any better than this: the...
There are inevitably going to be a lot of rumors leading up to the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, and this one is rather vague. It’s still worth passing along, though, as it gives an indication of what the Red Sox might be looking for while trying to improve their roster.
According to ESPN’s Buster Olney, the Red Sox are open to “possible trade-market upgrades” in the...
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Shane Victorino scored the go-ahead run in the seventh inning on a dropped fly ball by right fielder Josh Hamilton and David Ortiz had a pinch-hit two-run homer to help the Boston Red Sox beat Los Angeles 6-2 on Friday. The AL East-leading Red Sox won their fifth straight and ninth in 10 games after losing all three games at Angel Stadium last season....
It was late night drama at Angel Stadium of Anaheim. Apparently the Rally Monkey is a night owl.
Josh Hamilton hit a Craig Breslow (2-2) pitch for a two-run home run and a 9-7 Angels walk-off win in the bottom of the 11th.
This one stings.
With the game in hand in the bottom of the ninth 7-3, Red Sox reliever Alex Wilson loaded the bases and Sox...
The first place Red Sox, owners of the best record in the American League (54-36), went 5-2 on the week. The Sox beat the Jays last Sunday 5-4, swept the Padres at Fenway Park, then dropped 2-of-3 to the Los Angeles Angels.
The Red Sox kicked off July with some early fireworks and their sixth walk-off win, continued to show there's something...