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.
By MARK DIDTLER Associated Press ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) _ Wil Myers hit a tiebreaking double in the eighth inning and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Boston Red Sox 4-3 on Thursday night to […]
By JIMMY GOLEN AP Sports Writer BOSTON (AP) _ David Price allowed just two hits over 7 1-3 innings to beat the Boston Red Sox for the second time in six days, and Tampa […]
By BEN WALKER AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Jeremy Hellickson retired Yankees newcomer Alfonso Soriano with the bases loaded to preserve an early lead and the streaking Tampa Bay Rays tagged CC Sabathia […]
By HOWARD ULMAN AP Sports Writer BOSTON (AP) _ Jon Lester matched his season high with eight strikeouts and overcame homers by Wil Myers and Evan Longoria as the Boston Red Sox remained in […]
By DOUG ALDEN Associated Press BOSTON (AP) _ David Ortiz drove in three runs and the Boston Red Sox opened a day-night doubleheader by beating the Tampa Bay Rays 5-1 Tuesday in a game delayed […]
There’s a new age of offensive catchers coming up through the ranks of the big leagues, and Salvador Perez is part of that movement.