The Boston Red Sox knew they couldn’t ignore the awful results of the last two seasons, so they decided to address the issue directly. In billboards around Boston and a full-page newspaper ad, the team presents its motto for 2013: “What’s broken can be fixed.”
Boston Red Sox right-hander John Lackey passed another test Tuesday in his comeback from elbow surgery, pitching into the sixth inning against Tampa Bay minor leaguers.
The New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox will honor the community of Newtown and the memory of those killed in the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School when the teams play opening day April 1 at Yankee Stadium.
David Ortiz canceled a batting practice session because heel pain that has sidelined the Boston Red Sox designated hitter for nine days is still too great for him to play.
David Ortiz will be shut down for several days of spring training because of sore left heel, and the Boston Red Sox are hoping the break from baseball activities won’t prevent the slugging designated hitter from being ready for opening day.
John Lackey labored through a 35-pitch second inning in his second outing of spring training, and the Boston Red Sox received 14 walks _ including four with the bases loaded– in a 16-6 rout of the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday.
Will Middlebrooks gave the Boston Red Sox a scare in their 5-3 loss to the Orioles Wednesday.
Some five months after being fired as manager of the Red Sox, Valentine was introduced as the new athletic director of Sacred Heart University.
The Red Sox defeated the Blue Jays and lost to the Rays in split squad games Monday.
A bloody sock worn by Curt Schilling while pitching for the Boston Red Sox in Game 2 of the 2004 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals was sold for $92,613 at a live auction on Saturday night at the Fletcher-Sinclair Mansion.