Archives

Category: ‘Game Reviews’

BOSTON STRONG: Red Sox Win Eighth Championship
October 31st, 2013 at 12:12 AM
The Boston Red Sox won their eighth world championship Wednesday night after they crushed the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1 in Game 6 of the 2013 World Series. Powered by seven solid innings from John Lackey and a bases-clearing double from Shane Victorino in the third, the Sox were able to clinch...

Jon Lester Saves His Best for Last; Boston Red Sox Take G5 3-1
October 29th, 2013 at 7:17 AM
The Boston Red Sox are on the cusp of their eighth world championship following a 3-1 win over the St. Louis Cardinals Monday night in Game 5 of the World Series. Behind sparkling performances by Jon Lester and David Ortiz, the Sox now have two chances to win their first championship...

Boston Red Sox Even World Series at 2
October 28th, 2013 at 7:20 AM
The Boston Red Sox evened the 2013 World Series at two games apiece Sunday with a 4-2 win over the St. Louis Cardinals. Jonny Gomes three-run homer into the bullpens in left at Busch Stadium in the top of the sixth was the game-winning hit. In a game that saw a bit...

John Farrell, Boston Red Sox Implode in Game 3 Loss
October 27th, 2013 at 11:38 AM
***VIDEO1*** The St. Louis Cardinals beat the Boston Red Sox in one of the most bizarre finishes of any sporting event ever by the score of 5-4 to take a 2-1 lead in the 2013 World Series. The video above will explain it better than we can. This loss was not on the...

St. Louis Cardinals Even World Series with 4-2 Win Over Boston Red Sox
October 25th, 2013 at 9:01 AM
The St. Louis Cardinals evened the 2013 World Series Thursday night by defeating the Boston Red Sox 4-2 at Fenway Park. Surprisingly sloppy defense by the Red Sox was a major factor in the loss. In the top of the seventh, holding a 2-1 lead, reliever Craig Breslow imploded. Coming in after a...

Boston Red Sox Breeze Past St. Louis Cardinals 8-1 in Game 1
October 24th, 2013 at 6:53 AM
The Boston Red Sox opened the 2013 World Series with an 8-1 blowout over the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday night in Game 1. Jon Lester pitched 7.2 shutout innings and Mike Napoli drove in three runs in the first on a double. Adam Wainwright looked flat taking the loss. After a wild...

Boston Red Sox Head to World Series; Defeat Detroit 5-2 in ALCS Game 6
October 20th, 2013 at 11:20 AM
For the third time 10 years, the Boston Red Sox are returning to the World Series. The Sox earned their 12th American League Pennant Saturday night with a come-from-behind 5-2 win over the Detroit Tigers in Game 6 of the American League Championship Series. Shane Victorino’s seventh inning grand slam into the...

Detroit Tigers Beat Boston Red Sox 7-3; Even ALCS at 2
October 17th, 2013 at 7:15 AM
The Detroit Tigers evened the 2013 American League Championship Series at two games apiece Wednesday night with a decisive 7-3 win over the Boston Red Sox in Game 4. Jake Peavy was rocked hard for Boston in the loss. Peavy—who did not make it out of the fourth inning—allowed seven earned runs...

John Lackey Shuts Down Detroit Tigers in ALCS Game 3
October 16th, 2013 at 7:13 AM
The Boston Red Sox have regained home field advantage in the American League Championship Series following their 1-0 win over Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers Tuesday. John Lackey pitched 6.2 shutout innings and Mike Napoli provided the game’s only run with a solo shot to left in the seventh. After another...

Boston Red Sox Tie ALCS with Detroit Tigers After Dramatic Comeback
October 14th, 2013 at 7:26 AM
In one for the ages, the Boston Red Sox stormed back from a five-run deficit to win Game 2 of the American League Championship Series against the Detroit Tigers, 6-5. Jarrod Saltalamacchia’s game-winning single with no one out in the ninth off Rick Porcello capped an improbable comeback and changed the...

Detroit Tigers 1-hit Boston Red Sox in ALCS Opener
October 13th, 2013 at 7:34 AM
Anibal Sanchez and a gaggle of relievers held the Boston Red Sox to one hit as the Detroit Tigers won the opening game of the American League Championship Series, 1-0. Tiger pitchers did not allow a hit until one out in the bottom of the ninth as Daniel Nava blooped in...

Boston Red Sox Advance to ALCS; Survive Tampa Bay Rays 3-1
October 9th, 2013 at 6:41 AM
The Boston Red Sox advanced to the American League Championship Series in the early hours of Wednesday morning by defeating the Tampa Bay Rays, 3-1. Boston will play either the Oakland Athletics or Detroit Tigers starting Saturday at Fenway Park. The A’s and Tigers will play a deciding Game 5 of...

Tampa Bay Rays Grab Game 3 of ALDS; Sink Boston Red Sox, 5-4
October 8th, 2013 at 7:11 AM
The plucky Tampa Bay Rays stayed alive Monday night in Game 3 of their American League Divisional Series against the Boston Red Sox. The dramatic 5-4 win came at the hands of Jose Lobaton. A late game defensive replacement, Lobaton won the game with a titanic home run into the fish...

Boston Red Sox Making 2013 ALDS Look Easy; So Far
October 6th, 2013 at 6:10 PM
The Boston Red Sox have surprised a few people by taking the first two games at Fenway Park in their American League Divisional Series against the Tampa Bay Rays. Boston did not just win those games; they dominated them. As the teams make their way down to St. Petersburg for Game 3,...

Boston Red Sox on Verge of ALDS Sweep Over Tampa Bay Rays
October 5th, 2013 at 9:15 PM
The Boston Red Sox are within one game from the American League Championship Series after defeating the Tampa Bay Rays Saturday night 7-4 at Fenway Park. Powered by two home runs by David Ortiz and two inning-ending double plays by Dustin Pedroia, Boston takes a two games-to-none lead in their best-of-five...

Boston Red Sox Destroy Tampa Bay Rays in ALDS Opener
October 4th, 2013 at 7:09 PM
The Boston Red Sox dominated Matt Moore and the Tampa Bay Rays 12-2 in the opening game of the American League Divisional Series Friday. This was a full team effort. From clutch and timely hitting to a masterful performance on the mound from Jon Lester, the Red Sox could not have...

Cody Ross Lifts Boston Red Sox to 2-1 Victory Over Baltimore Orioles
September 23rd, 2012 at 7:16 PM
The Boston Red Sox were able to salvage the series finale against the Baltimore Orioles on Sunday afternoon, taking home a 2-1 victory. With the score tied a 1-1 entering the bottom half of the eighth inning, Dustin Pedroia led off with a double and Cody Ross followed with a double...

Alfredo Aceves Dooms Boston Red Sox to 9-6 Extra Innings Loss to Baltimore Orioles
September 22nd, 2012 at 5:51 PM
After coming back from a three-run deficit late, the Boston Red Sox lost to the Baltimore Orioles 9-6 in 12 innings on Saturday afternoon. Alfredo Aceves took the loss for the Red Sox, moving to 2-10 on the season with a 5.31 ERA.  Last season, Aceves was arguably the Red Sox...

The Boston Red Sox Come from Behind to Beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-5
September 19th, 2012 at 2:25 PM
Despite falling into an early deficit, the Boston Red Sox rebounded to beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-5 last night. Felix Doubront dug the Red Sox in an early hole, allowing three runs in the third inning, but the offense had the struggling pitcher’s back.  They scored seven runs between the...

Bobby Valentine Makes Another Head-Scratching Decision in Boston Red Sox Loss
September 16th, 2012 at 9:44 PM
After taking the first two of a three-game set, the Boston Red Sox dropped the final game of the series to the Toronto Blue Jays, 5-0 on Sunday afternoon. Jon Lester took the loss for the Red Sox, dropping his record to 9-12 on the season with an ERA of 4.95. ...