Rain Delay

David Ortiz, Brandon Allen

Red Sox Sweep A’s In A Soggy Doubleheader

After nearly 11 hours from the first pitch to the
last, the Boston Red Sox could finally rest and dry out after a
rain-delayed doubleheader sweep of the Oakland Athletics on


Citi Field (Frank Franklin  III/AP Photo)

Second Soggy Win For Mets Over A’s

The New York Mets had their second win of the day on Thursday, the 4-1 defeat of the A’s coming after a 2-hour-15 minute rail delay Thursday afternoon followed a Wednesday night rain delay which pushed the end of that game into Thursday morning.


Dustin Pedroia (Charles Krupa/AP Photo)

Red Sox Lose To Padres On Rain-Soaked Afternoon

Will Venable hit a leadoff home run and Clayton Richard some support for a change, lifting the San Diego Padres over the Boston Red Sox 5-1 Wednesday in a game delayed by rain four times before it was called after 71/2 innings.


(Steven Senne/AP Photo)

Rain, 14 Pitchers, 13 Innings For Sox, Angels

The Boston Red Sox and Los Angles Angles racked up exactly five hours of playing time, more than 2 1/2 hours of rain delay, a total of 14 pitchers and 13 innings before Bobby Abreau ended the game with a two-run single off Daiske Matsuzaka — in Matsuzaka’s first appearance in relief.