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Boston Red Sox Vs Baltimore Orioles Sunday Preview
July 6th, 2014 at 10:41 AM
The Boston Red Sox (39-47) finish their weekend series against the Baltimore Orioles (46-40) Sunday afternoon. The two teams split a doubleheader yesterday after Friday's game was washed out. ***PHOTO1*** John Lackey had another rough outing in the nightcap, surrendering 10 hits and 5 runs in 5.1 innings. He did mix in...

Boston Red Sox Vs Baltimore Orioles Saturday Preview – Part 2
July 5th, 2014 at 4:32 PM
The Boston Red Sox (39-47) play Game 2 of their doubleheader against the Baltimore Orioles (46-40) Saturday night. Boston won this afternoon on a broken-bat walk-off base hit by Jonathan Herrera to drive in Jonny Gomes in the bottom of the 9th inning. Herrera and Gomes both entered as pinch...

Boston Red Sox Vs Baltimore Orioles Saturday Preview – Part 1
July 5th, 2014 at 11:11 AM
The Boston Red Sox (38-47) take on the Baltimore Orioles (46-39) in Game 1 of a doubleheader Saturday. Yesterday's game was postponed as the hurricane that ripped through the Carolinas this week headed north and brought heavy rain to the Boston area. ***PHOTO1*** The rain may have washed away some Fourth of...

Boston Red Sox Friday Game Has Been Postponed
July 4th, 2014 at 10:23 AM
The Boston Red Sox game against the Baltimore Orioles that was scheduled for Friday afternoon has been postponed due to the weather. The hurricane that has hit the coast of the Carolinas this week is making it's way north and is expected to bring heavy rain to the Boston area. ***PHOTO1*** The...

Boston Red Sox Vs Chicago Cubs Wednesday Preview
July 2nd, 2014 at 4:21 PM
The Boston Red Sox (38-46) look to avoid getting swept at home by the Chicago Cubs (36-46). The Red Sox have been stymied by Cubs pitching so far in this series, scoring a total of only 2 runs through the first two games. ***PHOTO1*** Chicago won a tight game last night by...

Boston Red Sox Vs Chicago Cubs Tuesday Preview
July 1st, 2014 at 5:08 PM
The Boston Red Sox (38-45) meet the Chicago Cubs (35-46) in the second game of their three game series. The Cubs won the opening game of the series thanks to another punch-less effort from the Red Sox offense. ***PHOTO1*** Here's the good news. Jake Peavy pitched pretty well (6 innings, 5 hits,...

Boston Red Sox Officially Release Reliever Chris Capuano
July 1st, 2014 at 4:05 PM
The Boston Red Sox have released reliever Chris Capuano, officially ending the Springfield, Mass. native's brief tenure with the team. Capuano was lights out earlier this season before imploding last month. He finished with a 4.55 ERA in 28 appearances. The 35-year old was designated for assignment on June 25...

Boston Red Sox Vs Chicago Cubs Monday Preview
June 30th, 2014 at 5:40 PM
The Boston Red Sox (38-44) return home to take on the Chicago Cubs (34-46), who make their first visit back to Fenway since May 2011. Prior to that, the Cubs hadn't made the trip to play the Red Sox in Boston since they faced each other in the 1918 World...

Boston Red Sox Vs New York Yankees Sunday Preview
June 29th, 2014 at 5:07 PM
The Boston Red Sox (37-44) meet the New York Yankees (41-38) in the rubber match of their weekend series in the Bronx. The Red Sox evened the score last night by winning a classic pitcher's duel.  ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees sent prized rookie Masahiro Tanaka to the mound to build on his case for...

Boston Red Sox Vs New York Yankees Saturday Preview
June 28th, 2014 at 5:07 PM
The Boston Red Sox (36-44) continue their series against the New York Yankees (41-37) at the tail end of their current road trip. The Yankees blanked the Sox last night, extending their dominance over Boston to a 2-6 record this season. ***PHOTO1*** Brandon Workman struggled for the first time since joining the...

Boston Red Sox Promote Prospect Mookie Betts
June 28th, 2014 at 11:33 AM
In need of a spark to ignite their dormant offense, the Boston Red Sox have promoted top hitting prospect Mookie Betts. John Tomase of the Boston Herald tweeted earlier this morning that Betts has been summoned from Pawtucket and will join the major league team in New York tonight. There...

Boston Red Sox Vs New York Yankees Friday Preview
June 27th, 2014 at 5:26 PM
The Boston Red Sox (36-43) head back East with a stop in the Bronx to face the New York Yankees (40-37). Remember when fans used to get excited to watch these two heated rivals square off? Now they are two clubs loaded with aging veterans that have faded into mediocrity....

Boston Red Sox Vs Seattle Mariners Wednesday Preview
June 25th, 2014 at 6:17 PM
The Boston Red Sox (35-43) finish their series against the Seattle Mariners (42-36) looking to avoid a sweep. How many times have we said that lately? Boston is in danger of falling to 1-6 on their West Coast road trip and still have to make a weekend stop in New...

Boston Red Sox Vs Seattle Mariners Tuesday Preview
June 24th, 2014 at 5:49 PM
The Boston Red Sox (35-42) take on the Seattle Mariners (41-36) in the middle game of their three-game series. Boston will try to bounce back after being trounced by Seattle in the opening game of the series last night. ***PHOTO1*** The Red Sox knew they had a tall task ahead of them...

Boston Red Sox Prospects Mookie Betts, Henry Owens Selected for Futures Game
June 24th, 2014 at 5:18 PM
Two of the brightest young prospects for the Boston Red Sox have been selected to represent the franchise at the 2014 MLB Futures Game. Second Baseman/Outfielder Mookie Betts and left-handed pitcher Henry Owens are ranked 1 and 2 respectively in the Red Sox farm system, according to SoxProspects.com. During the...

Boston Red Sox Vs Seattle Mariners Monday Preview
June 23rd, 2014 at 6:09 PM
The Boston Red Sox (35-41) continue their West Coast trip with a visit to the Seattle Mariners (40-36). Boston got off to a slow start on this latest road trip by losing the first three games in Oakland, before salvaging the final game of the series with a dramatic extra-innings...

Boston Red Sox Vs Oakland A’s Sunday Preview
June 22nd, 2014 at 2:35 PM
The Boston Red Sox (34-41) finish their series against the Oakland A's (47-28), trying to avoid getting swept. Boston is averaging only 2 runs per game in the series so far and have scored 2 runs or less in 7 of their last 8 games.  ***PHOTO1*** Oakland won yesterday on a walk-off...

Boston Red Sox Vs Oakland A’s Friday Preview
June 20th, 2014 at 6:35 PM
The Boston Red Sox (34-39) take on the Oakland A's (45-28) in game 2 of their 4-game weekend series. The West Coast trip isn't off to a great start after Boston dropped the first game last night. ***PHOTO1*** A.J. Pierzynski stepped to the plate representing the tying run with two outs in the...

Clay Buchholz Solid in Rehab Start for Pawtucket Red Sox
June 19th, 2014 at 7:22 PM
Boston Red Sox starter Clay Buchholz took a big step in his recovery with a solid outing in his second rehab appearance down in Triple-A Pawtucket, tossing 6 scoreless innings while allowing only 2 hits. He also struck out 5 and walked 2. ***PHOTO1*** Buchholz was having the worst season of his career...

Boston Red Sox Vs Oakland A’s Thursday Preview
June 19th, 2014 at 6:29 PM
The Boston Red Sox (34-38) head west to begin a weekend series against the Oakland A's (44-28). The 4-game series kicks off a three city, 10-game road trip that could go a long way in determining if this team can climb back in the playoff race. ***PHOTO1*** After a three game sweep...