Andruw Jones hit two of New York’s four homers, Freddy Garcia pitched 6 2-3 solid innings in muggy conditions and the Yankees beat the Boston Red Sox 6-1 in the opener of a split doubleheader on Saturday.
The Boston Red Sox paid tribute to public address announcer Carl Beane on Thursday, a day after he died after having a heart attack while driving.
Red Sox public address announcer Carl Beane has died in an accident in Sturbridge, Mass.
Fans seeking to buy items once owned by the legendary Red Sox slugger will flock to Boston’s Fenway Park beginning Wednesday for a preview of the first major auction of sports, military and personal memorabilia documenting Williams’ life.
“I think we’ve hit bottom,” Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine said after his bullpen blew a nine-run lead, allowing back-to-back seven-run innings to hand the New York Yankees a 15-9 victory.
Alex Rodriguez took over fifth place with his 631st career home run, Eric Chavez added two homers and the New York Yankees spoiled the Boston Red Sox 100th anniversary celebration of Fenway Park with a 6-2 win Friday
Fenway Park, home of fanatics, flakes, fires and flameouts celebrates 100 years of baseball as the Red Sox host the Yankees Friday.
Josh Beckett pitched eight solid innings and the Boston Red Sox rebounded from a rough road trip with a 12-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday in their home opener.
Red Sox fans have honored a fallen police chief and law enforcement officers wounded in two separate shootings.
The Red Sox may be struggling, but the team’s beloved Fenway Park continues to win over fans as it celebrates its 100th birthday.