Boston Red Sox
Joe Kelly pitched one-hit ball for seven innings and the Boston Red Sox ran over the Yankees 8-4 Saturday, hours after winning their own New York City marathon.
After squandering leads in the ninth, 16th and 18th, Boston at last went ahead for good on a sacrifice fly by Mookie Betts.
Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is certain on this point: “I never knowingly took any steroids.” And this, too: “I deserve to be in the Hall of Fame.”
Brian Cashman made a mistake on Monday, one that he might regret in a big way in a few years. Or Moncada might not pan out, and Cashman will look smart. But this was a risk worth taking.
The Yankees were among the teams with serious interest in Moncada, 19, who is set to become one of baseball’s top infield prospects.
Jay Z made the Yankee hat more famous than a Yankee can. But his game still needs work.
Lester’s contract, agreed to on the second day of baseball’s winter meetings, contains an option for 2021 that, if it becomes guaranteed, would make the deal worth $170 million over seven seasons.
Red Sox fans cried foul over an innocuous tweet the team acknowledges was ill-timed — the second social media gaffe by a Boston pro sports team in as many weeks.
The Red Sox have a message for the Yankees, the American League and Major League Baseball: We’re back.
He was OK getting nude for the role, but one thing he wouldn’t do? Wear a Yankees hat.
Were you feeling good last Sunday afternoon, perhaps indefinably so? I was. And here’s why…
Fans in pinstripes milled unharassed inside Fenway Park — a scene unimaginable a decade ago — mixing with Bostonians showing their esteem for a player who relished the rivalry as much as they do.
Derek Jeter hit a run-scoring infield single in the final at-bat of his 20-year major league career, leaving to a standing ovation at Fenway Park.
It was going to be virtually impossible for Derek Jeter to top his final game at Yankee Stadium, and it’s unclear if the Yankees captain will get the chance because of an ailing hamstring.
Derek Jeter went 1 for 2 with an infield single and left for a pinch hitter in the fifth inning. Even he wasn’t going to pull the Yankees out of this hole in the next-to-last game of his 20-year big league career.