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Baltimore Orioles manager Buck Showalter gave pitcher Chris Tillman an extra day off between starts, but he couldn't be happier to see his impressive right-hander back on the mound. Tillman will be back in action Friday night as the Orioles begin a four-game set in Boston against the Red Sox and their struggling bats. "Just thought Tilly could bene
CHICAGO (AP) Jon Lester pitched eight sharp innings and David Ross hit a tiebreaking RBI double in Boston's two-run ninth, leading the Red Sox to a 3-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday night. Lester (2-2) allowed one run and seven hits for his second straight win after opening the season with two losses. The left-hander struck out nine and
CHICAGO (AP) Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale refused to hang his head after being outdueled by Boston Red Sox starter Jon Lester. Lester (2-2) pitched eight sharp innings and David Ross hit a tie-breaking RBI double in Boston's two-run ninth, leading the Red Sox to a 3-1 victory over the White Sox on Thursday night. "He was spot-on tonight, he was
CHICAGO (AP) First basemen Mike Napoli was back in Boston's starting lineup on Thursday night, two days after dislocating a finger on his left hand. Napoli hurt his ring finger on a headfirst slide into second base in the ninth inning of Tuesday's game against the Chicago White Sox. He sat out Wednesday's game. "Mike's relatively fin
CHICAGO (AP) The Boston Red Sox used patience and 15 walks to rally and force extra innings. When Jackie Bradley Jr. came to the plate to face a position player with two men on base, he felt it was time to be aggressive. Bradley hit a two-run double off Chicago infielder Leury Garcia in the top of the 14th inning and the Red Sox outlasted the White Sox 6-4 i
CHICAGO (AP) While Dustin Pedroia returned to Boston's starting lineup, Mike Napoli dropped out. The first baseman didn't start Wednesday night's game against the Chicago White Sox because of a dislocated ring finger on his left hand. Napoli was injured during a headfirst slide on Tuesday.
CHICAGO (AP) The Boston Red Sox believed they were headed to extra innings on a frigid night at U.S. Cellular Field. Tied at one against the White Sox in the bottom of the ninth inning, Boston reliever Chris Capuano appeared to strike out Marcus Semien on a check swing on a 2-2 count to end the inning. Instead, it was ruled a ball following an appeal to thir
CHICAGO (AP) Alexei Ramirez is finding different ways of helping the White Sox earn dramatic victories. Ramirez scored the winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning on a throwing error and the Chicago White Sox edged the Boston Red Sox 2-1 on a frigid Tuesday night. Tied at one, Red Sox reliever Burke Badenhop (0-2) allowed a one-out single to Ramirez. A
CHICAGO (AP) Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia had a cortisone injection in his left wrist and hopes to return to Boston's starting lineup on Wednesday night. The AL MVP was injured April 4 when Milwaukee's Carlos Gomez broke up a double play at second base in the ninth inning. Pedroia is hitting .139 (5 for 36) since then with one RBI and no w
CHICAGO (AP) Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli left Tuesday night's game against the White Sox after injuring his left ring finger sliding into second base in the ninth inning. With the game tied 1-1 and two outs, Napoli advanced to second on Donnie Veal's wild pitch. Napoli slid head first into second and appeared to dislocate his left ring