J.D. Martinez continued his hot start to the 2021 campaign by launching three home runs in Sunday's 14-9 win over the Orioles. After the game, Red Sox legend David Ortiz shared his feelings seemed quite impressed.
In the span of a week, the Red Sox of have gone from getting swept by the Orioles in their ballpark to sweeping the Orioles in their own ballpark. Following a 14-7 victory over Baltimore at Camden Yards on Sunday, Boston extended its winning streak to six consecutive games after sweeping the first leg of their seven-game road trip.
Hours after making a game-saving defensive play with two outs and the bases loaded in the eighth inning of Saturday’s game against the Orioles, Red Sox third baseman Rafael Devers was at it again with his glove on Sunday.
Before wrapping up a three-game weekend series against the Orioles on Sunday, the Red Sox reinstated designated hitter/outfielder J.D. Martinez from the COVID-19 related injured list and optioned infielder Michael Chavis to the alternate training site.
An off-day could not halt the Red Sox’ momentum on Saturday, as the club battled back, won its fifth consecutive game, and won its second straight series with a 6-4 victory over the Orioles in 10 innings at Camden Yards.
(Photo: The Athletic) Eric D. Schabell Contributing Writer There has been a lot of noise around Tanner Houck this week when he was sent back down to the alternate training site, or the minor leagues as it's often referred to, after another sparkling start for the Red Sox.
The 2021 MLB Draft is still over three months away, but with the college and high school baseball seasons in full swing across the country, some prospects are beginning to separate themselves from the rest of the pack.
Jim Monaghan Content Coordinator Think of how much has changed over the past 587 days. Photo courtesy of the Associated Press That's how long it had been since Red Sox pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez (pictured) had thrown a pitch in a regular season game.
(Photo: YouTube.com click to view game) Eric D. Schabell Contributing Writer The first free game of 2021 for everyone in the world was this week on YouTube. As an overseas fan I'm often watching games with a full MLB TV subscription, which provides your choice of televised games using the home or away teams networks.
Garrett Whitlock’s major-league debut came in an otherwise forgettable game for the Red Sox. In their series finale against the Orioles this past Sunday at Fenway Park, the Sox found themselves down by 10 runs before the midway point of the third inning.
Seven games into the 2021 season, Red Sox manager Alex Cora has yet to name a closer for his team. But Matt Barnes is certainly making the case to take over that role given how he has performed out of the gate.
Eduardo Rodriguez picked up on Thursday where he left off 557 days ago. The left-hander’s last start of the 2019 season came against the Orioles, and he allowed three runs over seven strong innings in that contest.