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John Farrell, Boston Red Sox (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Who’s Up First ?

By HOWARD ULMAN  AP Sports Writer     FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) _ Now batting first for the Boston Red Sox? Good question. The departure of Jacoby Ellsbury left a vacancy at the top of […]

02/24/2014

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 30: Shane Victorino #18 of the Boston Red Sox hits a three run double in the third inning against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game Six of the 2013 World Series at Fenway Park on October 30, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts.

Thumbs Up on Victorino Surgery

BOSTON (AP) _ Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino has undergone surgery to release a nerve in his right thumb. Boston said Dr. Thomas Graham operated in Cleveland and that Victorino is expected to be […]

12/16/2013

Top: Dustin Pedroia (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images,) Jacoby Ellsbury (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images,) Steohen Drew ( (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images,) Jarrod Saltalamacchia (Rob Carr/Getty Images,) David Ortiz (Rob Carr/Getty images) Bottom: Brandon Workman (Ronald Martinez (Getty Images,) Mike Napoli (Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images,) Johnny Gomes (Jim Rogash/Getty Images,) David Ross (Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)Mike Carp (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Boston Beard Auction

BOSTON (AP) _ It’s the ultimate display of Red Sox fandom: owning strands of David Ortiz’s World Series-winning beard. The hairs that Ortiz and Shane Victorino shaved off earlier this month are being auctioned for […]

11/21/2013

Top: Dustin Pedroia (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images,) Jacoby Ellsbury (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images,) Steohen Drew ( (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images,) Jarrod Saltalamacchia (Rob Carr/Getty Images,) David Ortiz (Rob Carr/Getty images) Bottom: Brandon Workman (Ronald Martinez (Getty Images,) Mike Napoli (Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images,) Johnny Gomes (Jim Rogash/Getty Images,) David Ross (Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)Mike Carp (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Break Out the Razors!

BOSTON (AP) _ The beards are coming off for World Series Most Valuable Player David Ortizand outfielder Shane Victorino. The two Red Sox players will shave Monday as part of a promotion. Suddenly famous bullpen […]

11/01/2013

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 30: The Boston Red Sox celebrate after defeating the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Six of the 2013 World Series at Fenway Park on October 30, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Boston Red Sox defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1.

Five Things You Missed: World Series, Game 6

The Red Sox win their eighth World Series. Here are five things you missed from game 6.

10/31/2013

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 19: Shane Victorino #18 of the Boston Red Sox celebrates after hitting a grand slam home run against Jose Veras #31 of the Detroit Tigers in the seventh inning during Game Six of the American League Championship Series at Fenway Park on October 19, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Red Sox Beat Tigers 5-2 To Advance To World Series

Shane Victorino’s seventh-inning grand slam propelled Boston to a 5-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday night, clinching the AL championship series.

10/20/2013

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 17: Mike Napoli #12 of the Boston Red Sox celebrates his second inning homerun against the Detroit Tigers during Game Five of the American League Championship Series at Comerica Park on October 17, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Sox Take ALCS Game 5, One Win From World Series

Mike Napoli’s majestic homer began a rare early Boston breakthrough, Junichi Tazawa again bested Miguel Cabrera in a crucial spot and the Red Sox moved within one win of reaching the World Series by edging the Detroit Tigers 4-3 on Thursday night.

10/17/2013

Division Series - Tampa Bay Rays v Boston Red Sox - Game One

Game One No Contest

One ball fell between two outfielders. Another took a bad hop off the Green Monster standings. One batter reached safely on a dropped third strike and another when the pitcher was slow to cover first.

10/04/2013

Columbus Dispatch (credit: CBS)

TTYM Video: Watch A Clumsy Fan Fumble, Ronnie Lott Fall And A NASCAR Driver Get Slapped

  by @TaraLipinskyMore Columns here. It is all about thrills, spills and major errors in this week’s That Thing You Missed – check out the best mistakes in action. Elway For President?   I loathe criticizing another writer […]

09/06/2013

BOSTON, MA - AUGUST 29:  Stephen Drew #7 of the Boston Red Sox follows through on a RBI single against the Baltimore Orioles during the second inning of the game at Fenway Park on August 29, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Winslow Townson/Getty Images)

Orioles Avoid Fenway Sweep

Chris Tillman pitched seven strong innings to earn his 15th victory of the season and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Boston Red Sox 3-2 on Thursday night to avoid a three-game sweep.

08/29/2013

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