Boston Red Sox

BOSTON, MA - AUGUST 31: Jackie Bradley Jr., #25 of the Boston Red Sox slaps high fives after scoring a run in the seventh inning against the New York Yankees at Fenway Park on August  31, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Ortiz, Betts Go Yard As Red Sox Squeak Past Yankees 4-3

David Ortiz inched closer to the 500-home run club with his 495th career homer as the Boston Red Sox squeaked out a 4-3 win over the rival New York Yankees.


The Mets' Tyler Clippard pumps his fist after the final out of the eighth inning against the Boston Red Sox at Citi Field on Aug. 30, 2015.  (Credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Mets Salvage Series Finale, Down Red Sox 5-4

Michael Cuddyer atoned for a costly misplay in the field by delivering the tie-breaking RBI single Sunday afternoon as the New York Mets salvaged the finale of a three-game series.


George Steinbrenner

Kevin Millar: George Steinbrenner Flipped Off Red Sox Team Bus In 2003

After the thrilling finish — which extended the Curse of the Bambino — then-Yankees owner George Steinbrenner gave Boston’ team bus a pair of middle fingers.


John Farrell

Red Sox Manager John Farrell Says He Has ‘Very Treatable’ Cancer

Red Sox manager John Farrell said Friday that he had a “highly curable” form of cancer and would take a medical leave for the rest of the season to deal with lymphoma.


Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images), David Ortiz (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Big Papi On A-Rod: ‘The Guy Is Playing The Game The Right Way Now — As Far As We Know’

They were once tight. Now? Who knows what they are?


Pedro Martinez (credit: Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Keidel: Give The Man His Due — Pedro Martinez Was Easily The Best There Was

Greg Maddux is the greatest craftsman I’ve ever seen on a mound. Pedro Martinez is the greatest pitcher I’ve ever seen on a mound.


Clay Cuchholz (Photo by Winslow Townson/Getty Images); Michael Pineda (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Red Sox Hanging Around, Have Yankees’ Attention Heading Into Weekend Series

It’s a common aphorism that objects in your rear-view mirror are closer than they appear.


A fan is attended to by medical staff after she was hit by a broken bat during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Oakland Athletics in the second inning at Fenway Park on June 5, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Scary Scene At Fenway: Woman In Serious Condition After Being Hit By Broken Bat

A fan whose head was bloodied by a broken bat that flew into the stands at Fenway Park is in serious condition, her family said in a statement released Saturday by a Boston hospital.


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MLB 5 Best And Worst Surprises From First Month

One full month of the MLB season is in the books, what are the biggest surprises?


Mark Teixeira hits a two-run home run at Fenway Park on May 3, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Power And Pen On Display As Yankees Sweep Red Sox

Andrew Miller had a chance to seal New York’s sweep by retiring the bottom of the Red Sox order. A pair of walks and a fielding error later, he was facing Boston slugger David Ortiz with two outs and the bases loaded.


BOSTON, MA - MAY 1:  Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees celebrates with  Joe Girardi #28 of the New York Yankees after hit his 660th career home run to tie Willie Mays during a game with Boston Red Sox in the 8th inning at Fenway Park May 1, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

A-Rod Ties Mays With 660, Yankees Edge Red Sox 3-2

Alex Rodriguez tied Willie Mays for fourth place in major league history with his 660th home run, breaking an 8th-inning tie with a pinch-hit shot that sent the New York Yankees to a 3-2 win.


CC Sabathia

Sweeny: CC Sabathia Needs To Turn Season Around Friday Night In Boston

If there’s a chance Sabathia can turn it around, it has to start on Friday night against a dangerous Red Sox lineup in their ballpark.



LISTEN: Roger Clemens Talks Striking Out 20 Batters, Says ‘Intimidating Is Winning’

On this episode of Robert Wulh’s Ipso Facto podcast, contentious former pitcher Roger Clemens talks about his career highlights, the steroids scandal and his unapologetically aggressive style of pitching.


Photo Credit: Randy Yagi

2015 Boston Travel Guide

A guide to the best dining, lodging and attractions in Boston


Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees pitches in the first inning against the Toronto Blue Jays during the game at Yankee Stadium on September 21, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Andy Marlin/Getty Images)

Yankees Look To Avoid Sweep Vs. Red Sox

New York (1-4) was limited to five hits in an 8-4 loss Saturday after going 14 for 67 in a 6-5, 19-inning loss in Friday’s opener.