Jacoby Ellsbury hit a game-ending, two-run double on Joe Smith’s first pitch, capping a four-run, ninth- inning rally that lifted the Boston Red Sox over the Cleveland Indians 6-5 Sunday.
Sitting at the visiting manager’s desk Sunday morning, Cleveland’s Terry Francona didn’t hide how much he enjoyed his days with the Red Sox.
A string of clutch hits and a friendly gust of wind helped Boston build the decisive rally Saturday against the Indians.
By HOWARD ULMAN AP Sports Writer BOSTON (AP) _ John Lackey allowed two hits in seven innings, Mike Carp hit a three-run homer and the Boston Red Sox beat the Cleveland Indians 8-1 on a […]
By TOM WITHERS AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) _ Indians manager Terry Francona is bracing for a lump in his throat and maybe a tear or two. He’s going back to Boston. For the first […]
CLEVELAND (AP) _ Vidal Nuno pitched five innings of three-hit ball to win his first major league start, Vernon Wells and Lyle Overbay had two RBIs apiece and the New York Yankees beat the Cleveland […]
Cleveland’s starter held a makeshift New York lineup to four hits, and the Yankees wasted a solid outing by David Phelps in losing Monday’s doubleheader opener 1-0.
CLEVELAND (AP) _ Jon Lester pitched seven strong innings, Jarrod Saltalamacchia hit a tiebreaking home run in the fourth and the Boston Red Sox got their sixth straight win with a 6-3 victory over the […]
By TOM WITHERS AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) _ Converted closer Alfredo Aceves coasted through five innings, Mike Napoli and Daniel Nava drove in two runs apiece and the Red Sox, bonded by the tragedy […]
By TOM WITHERS AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) _ Mike Napoli hit a three-run double in Boston’s seven-run second inning and the Red Sox, playing with heavy hearts one day after the deadly bombings back […]