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Sox Win 9-8, End Royals’ 9-Game Streak
July 30th, 2017 at 8:49 AM
***PHOTO1*** BOSTON (AP) â?? Sandy Leon certainly looked nifty at the right time. The stocky Leon slid into home plate and avoided catcher Drew Butera's tag on Eduardo Nunez's ground out in the 10th inning Saturday night, lifting the Boston Red Sox past Kansas City 9-8 to end the Royals' nine-game...

Blue Jays Strike Back to Beat Red Sox
July 18th, 2017 at 9:18 AM
At the height of the rivalry between the Red Sox and New York Yankees, facing either American League powerhouse after they'd just played a hard-fought series against each other could be a blessing in disguise. "There was a few times you'd play 'em right after they played each other," manager John...

The Different Forms of Gambling and Their Relationships with the World of Sports
June 22nd, 2017 at 4:26 PM
Gambling and sports were always related, even before gambling were called gambling and sports were called sports. Bets were placed on the fights between lions and Christians inside the Roman arenas, bets were placed on jousts and duels, and when all these bloody and aggressive activities were tamed, becoming competitive...

Red Sox Keeping Pablo Sandoval In Minors ‘For The Time Being’
May 29th, 2017 at 9:18 AM
***PHOTO1*** By Michael Hurley, CBS Boston BOSTON (CBS) â?? One might assume that because the Red Sox are paying Pablo Sandoval $17 million this year, the team would like him to be playing for Boston and not Triple-A Pawtucket. One would be assuming wrong. Sox manager John Farrell told the media...

Red Sox Whipped By Seattle
May 29th, 2017 at 7:07 AM
***PHOTO1*** By The Sports Xchange BOSTON â?? It was the Boston Red Sox's turn to be embarrassed on Sunday.One day after slugger Nelson Cruz labeled Seattle's recent offense output "embarrassing," the Mariners matched a season high with 16 hits in a 5-0 rout at Fenway Park. Cruz drove in a run,...