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Felix Doubront had nothing, the Red Sox offense only a little more, and the resurgent Yankees came away with a 10-3 win last night in the opener of a three-game series at Fenway Park. The loss was the third in a row for Boston and the sixth in the last eight games.
The Yankees scored in each of the first four innings. Doubront (pictured) gave up seven runs over four innings on eight hits, two of which were home runs.
For their part, the Red Sox were simply sloppy, committing three errors and having three runners thrown out on the bases.
Alfonso Soriano continued his hot streak with three hits in four at bats including a home run, his fifth in his last four games.
Dustin Pedroia and Stephen Drew each had two hits for Boston who left a combined twelve men on base.
As expected, Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez - not exactly a Fenway fan-favorite to begin with - was booed continuously throughout the game, following reports that people ...
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One of the greatest rivalries in sports resumes Friday night at Fenway Park where the first place Red Sox square off against the fourth place Yankees. This proves to be a key series for both teams as the Red Sox look to strengthen their division lead while the Yankees try to climb back into the American League East race. As of now if the season were to end today the Red Sox would...
BOSTON – It’s been an eventful few months for Daniel Nava.
Nava secured a major league roster spot, learned a new position, delivered a few big hits, jumped into the American League All-Star discussion and became a father. It all has the potential to be overwhelming, yet Nava looks like he’s just getting started.
Nava enters Sunday’s game against the Yankees having reached...
Jared Remy, the son of NESN broadcaster Jerry Remy, is scheduled to be arraigned on a murder charge today in Waltham, Mass.
The younger Remy, according to a report on Boston.com, had been arrested earlier this week for allegedly assaulting Jennifer Martel, the woman whom he is now charged with killing. He was released on personal recogizance Wednesday, the website reported.
A little heightened Red Sox Yankees tension.
John Lackey isn’t really one to hold back, so it comes as no surprise that he would voice his opinion on the A-rod playing while appealing suspension situation.
I’ve got a problem with it. You bet I do,” Lackey said on Thursday. “How is he still playing? He obviously did something and he’s playing. I’m not sure that’s...
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With the Yankees in town, Red Sox pitcher John Lackey let it be known under no uncertain terms that he has an issue with A-Rod playing during his appeal.
Few things say Boston more than Fenway Park and a Duck Tour. Now, the Red Sox will provide their fans with a chance to experience both on an upcoming game night.
While Boston is on its next homestand from Aug. 27 through Sept. 4, fans will be able to park their cars for free at the Prudential Center and hop on a free Boston Duck Tour, which will head right to Fenway Park. Fans will...
Red Sox broadcaster Jerry Remy released a brief statement today about his son Jared Remy being charged with the murder of his girlfriend. Through Remy's official TWITTER feed (@Jerry_Remy), the Red Sox fan icon stated, "My thoughts and prayers go out to Jenn Martel and her family. Words cannot describe my wife's and my grief. Son or not, I am at a loss for words articulating...
The Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees are this week’s ESPN Sunday Night Baseball game of the week and the rivalry truly is renewed. Ryan Dempster hits Alex Rodriguez with a fastball to the back and Fenway Park erupts into cheers.
For the first time since Rodriguez returned to the major leagues since his appeal of his lengthy suspension a opposing pitcher purposely throws...
Things are turning bleak for the Boston Red Sox, who lost their third straight game and sixth of their last eight. A four-game lead in the AL East has dwindled to just one over the Tampa Bay Rays and after a 10-3 thumping by the rival New York Yankees, those in Red Sox Nation are beginning to fear the worse.
The Sox (72-52) can certainly turn it...
Another day, another game of missed opportunities for the struggling Boston Red Sox.
Pinch hitter Mark DeRosa hit a tiebreaking sacrifice fly in the seventh inning, Mark Buehrle pitched seven innings to win his fourth straight decision and the Toronto Blue Jays beat Boston 2-1 on Thursday night.
''Tonight, the story is (runners) left on base,'' Red Sox manager John...
Mark Reynolds, Alfonso Soriano and the rest of the Yankees got their hacks in Friday night, but if Red Sox fans had to pick any pitcher to come to the mound to halt Boston’s three-game losing streak (aside from a healthy Clay Buchholz), it would be John Lackey.
Despite having not recorded a win since July 12 and not faring all that well in his last outing against the Bronx Bombers...
Despite going 0 for 5, Dustin Pedroia marked his 30th birthday with a win
over New York at Fenway on Saturday (Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)
Usually, it’s the birthday boy who gets the spanking.
However, on the occasion of Dustin Pedroia’s 30th, his teammates put New York over their knee, handing the Yankees a 6-1 loss at...
David Ortiz says he’s as surprised as anyone with the Blue Jays’ poor performance this year.
“When I saw what they put together in the offseason I was like ‘Whoa this is the competition.’ ”
Of course it didn’t turn out that way as Ortiz’s first-place Red Sox sit a comfortable 15 games ahead of the last-place Jays.
But Toronto at least lived up to Big Papi’s expectations...
6:08 p.m.: Dustin Pedroia fouled a ball off his shin Saturday, and he was removed from the game before the bottom of the ninth inning. He’s ready to go Sunday, though.
Mike Napoli, meanwhile, be out of the Red Sox’ lineup again. He’s been dealing with a foot ailment, and his status remains day-to-day. Daniel Nava will play first base and bat seventh in Napoli’s absence.
The Boston Red Sox are beginning a three-game series against the New York Yankees on Friday night at Fenway Park. John Lackey is scheduled to pitch for Boston on Saturday, but he is not looking forward to facing Alex Rodriguez. It’s not that he fears the Yankees slugger — he just doesn’t think he deserves […]