BOSTON, MA - AUGUST 1:  Xander Bogaerts #2 of the Boston Red Sox takes a throw as Jacoby Ellsbury #22 of the New York Yankees steals second base in the sixth inning  at Fenway Park on August 1, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Scott Gray Sports Commentary, Tuesday, August 5th, 2014

From the works of poet John Greenleaf Whittier comes no more poignant quote than, “Of all sad words of tongue and pen, the saddest are these, “It might have been.” Red Sox and Yankees fans look back on the last week and think, “What might have been?”

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–08/05/2014

BOSTON, MA - AUGUST 3:  Brett Gardner #11 of the New York Yankees connects for a home run in the sixth inning against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on August 3, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Former Red Sox Player Drew Hurts Old Mates

Brett Gardner hit a tiebreaking homer in the sixth inning for one of his three hits, helping the New York Yankees beat the Boston Red Sox 8-7 on Sunday night.

08/04/2014

ST PETERSBURG, FL - JULY 25:  Jon Lester #31 of the Boston Red Sox pitches during the first inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field on July 25, 2014 in St Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by Scott Iskowitz/Getty Images)

Red Sox Trade Round Up

The Oakland Athletics won the Jon Lester sweepstakes, acquiring the left-hander and outfielder Jonny Gomes from the Boston Red Sox for slugging outfielder Yoenis Cespedes before Thursday’s trade deadline.

07/31/2014

85th MLB All Star Game

Sports Commentary 7/31/14 – Tiger’s defense at Firestone and the MLB Trade Deadline

Today it’s about the futures market. Not on Wall Street, in sports. Today Tiger Woods opens defense of his WGC Bridgestone Invitational title at Firestone in Akron, perhaps his favorite course, having won their nine times.

07/31/2014

Green Monster, Fenway Park (Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Monster Call For Red Sox-Yankees Game

ESPN announcers will call Sunday night’s Red Sox-Yankees game from atop Fenway Park’s Green Monster.

07/30/2014

Orioles vice president Dan Duquette says the team has no intention of trading young pitching talent, and he quelled rumors that Baltimore is close to landing Red Sox lefty Jon Lester.

Orioles Seek To Quell Red Sox Trade Rumor

Orioles vice president Dan Duquette says the team has no intention of trading young pitching talent, and he quelled rumors that Baltimore is close to landing Red Sox lefty Jon Lester.

07/30/2014

Jon Lester (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Could Lester Be Headed West?

CBS Sports Baseball Insider Jon Heyman reports the Red Sox and Dodgers have been talking about the possibility of a trade involving Red Sox ace Jon Lester.

07/28/2014

A 2007 Red Sox World Series ring (Brian Snyder/Pool/Getty Images)

Yankees Fan Finds Red Sox World Series Ring

A lost Red Sox World Series ring is back on the finger of its owner, thanks to a nifty pickup by an ardent New York Yankees fan.

07/28/2014

David Ortiz (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images

Ortiz 3-Run Homer Ends Red Sox Losing Streak

The Tampa Bay Rays didn’t like the way David Ortiz acted after he helped beat them with a three-run homer, and now it’s back on between the teams at the bottom of the AL East.

07/27/2014

TORONTO, CANADA - JULY 22: Jake Peavy #44 of the Boston Red Sox cannot throw out Melky Cabrera #53 of the Toronto Blue Jays on a single in the third inning during MLB game action on July 22, 2014 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Giants Acquire Righty Jake Peavy From Red Sox

The San Francisco Giants acquired right-hander Jake Peavy from the Boston Red Sox on Saturday for a pair of minor league pitchers.

07/26/2014

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20. Miami Marlins (72-76)

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25. Chicago White Sox (63-79)

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5. Washington Nationals (69-53)

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