The Cardinals won game 3 on a controversial call. Here are five things you missed.
Third baseman Will Middlebrooks tripped Allen Craig for a game-ending obstruction call on Jon Jay’s ninth-inning grounder, giving the St. Louis Cardinals a bizarre 5-4 win over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night and a 2-1 World Series lead.
Clay Buchholz lost for the first time this season, and the AL East champion Boston Red Sox rested a couple of regulars while falling to Mark Buehrle and the Toronto Blue Jays 4-2 Saturday night.
By JIMMY GOLEN AP Sports Writer BOSTON (AP) _ David Ortiz hit two of Boston’s eight homers and also doubled for his 2,000th career hit on Wednesday night to lead the Red Sox to a […]
By HOWARD ULMAN AP Sports Writer BOSTON (AP) _ Jon Lester outdueled Max Scherzer and the Boston Red Sox beat Detroit 2-1 on Tuesday night, ending the Tigers right-hander’s chance to become just the […]
Will Middlebrooks made his major league debut at second base on a day he continued to produce with his bat. That might be a message.
^By MARK DIDTLER= ^Associated Press= ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) _ Will Middlebrooks had a three-run double off closer Fernando Rodney with two outs in the ninth inning that lifted the Boston Red Sox past the […]
KEN POWTAK Associated Press BOSTON (AP) _ Mike Napoli hit a grand slam and drove in five runs, Will Middlebrooks busted out of a slump with a three-run homer and the Boston Red Sox rebounded […]
IAN HARRISON Associated Press TORONTO (AP) _ Mike Napoli hit a two-run homer and drove in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Blue Jays 6-4 on Friday […]
By MIKE FITZPATRICK AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Andy Pettitte pitched the Yankees to their first win of the season and Mariano Rivera made a successful return to the mound in New York’s […]