Red Sox/Yankees

on Thu May 26th, 2016 6:18 am
[u:31u31sou]Bradley, Bogaerts extend streaks; Red Sox roll[/u:31u31sou]BOSTON — Jackie Bradley Jr. and Xander Bogaerts extended their respective hitting streaks and Travis Shaw drove in three runs as the Boston Red Sox roughed up the Colorado Rockies 10-3 on Wednesday at Fenway Park.Bradley singled in the fourth inning to extend his career-high and major league-leading streak to 29 games, tying him with Johnny Damon for the fourth-longest in Red Sox history.He also had an RBI and is five games shy of tying Dom DiMaggio’s franchise-record 34-game stretch in 1949. DiMaggio’s brother Joe holds the major-league record of 56 games set in more: ... -sox-roll/
on Fri May 27th, 2016 6:00 am
[u:20uzvpod]Rockies top Red Sox, end Bradley’s streak[/u:20uzvpod]BOSTON — Carlos Gonzalez, Trevor Story and Dustin Garneau each hit two-run homers for Colorado, and the Rockies beat the Red Sox 8-2 Thursday night at Fenway Park.Boston center fielder Jackie Bradley Jr. went 0-for-4, snapping his 29-game hitting streak, which was the longest in the majors this year.Nolan Arenado and DJ LaMahieu also drove in a runs for Colorado, which pounded out 12 hits to halt a three-game skid. The Rockies (22-24) salvaged the finale of a three-game series.READ MORE: ... ys-streak/
on Sat May 28th, 2016 6:02 am
[u:8riwego0]Donaldson powers Blue Jays by Red Sox[/u:8riwego0]TORONTO — Josh Donaldson hit two home runs and the Toronto Blue Jays defeated the Boston Red Sox 7-5 on Friday night at SkyDome for their third consecutive win.Donaldson also had a double, single and four RBIs to lead the Blue Jays (25-25). His two-run homer in the eighth put the Jays back in front after they squandered a 5-2 lead.The Blue Jays now trail the American League East-leading Red Sox (29-19) by five games.Blue Jays starter Aaron Sanchez left the game after 6 2/3 innings with Toronto leading 5-4. He gave up a single in the seventh inning to Red Sox catcher Christian Vasquez, who knocked in two more: ... y-red-sox/
on Sat May 28th, 2016 11:15 pm
[u:xiwzegtb]Blue Jays rally twice to beat Red Sox[/u:xiwzegtb]TORONTO — Devon Travis beat out an infield hit with two outs in the bottom of the ninth and the Toronto Blue Jays came back twice to defeat the Boston Red Sox 10-9 on Saturday afternoon.The Blue Jays tied the game on a single by Jose Bautista to cap a four-run eighth, then Boston’s David Ortiz hit his 13th homer of the season with one out in the top of the ninth against right-handed reliever Gavin Floyd (2-3), who finished the inning to get the win.Russell Martin, who also had a homer and a single, tied the game in the bottom of the ninth with a double, took third on a wild pitch and scored the winning run on the hit to third by Travis. Martin had three RBIs as Toronto (26-25) made it two in a row over more: ... t-red-sox/
on Mon May 30th, 2016 6:17 am
[u:2hlxbysd]Pedroia’s double rallies Red Sox by Blue Jays in 11th[/u:2hlxbysd]TORONTO — Clay Buchholz found some relief pitching out of the bullpen on Sunday afternoon.And so did the Boston Red Sox.The right-hander has struggled so much that he was removed from the starting rotation and put in the bullpen.Making his first relief appearance since Aug. 17, 2008, he accomplished something that has been so difficult for him as a starter — he won.Buchholz (3-5) pitched around a single in the bottom of the 10th, then watched as Dustin Pedroia broke a tie with an RBI double in the 11th to send the Red Sox on their way to a 5-3 victory over the Toronto Blue more:
on Tue May 31st, 2016 6:18 am
[u:3h6q0d1s]Wright’s complete-game effort sends Red Sox past Orioles[/u:3h6q0d1s]BALTIMORE — Steven Wright threw a knuckleball at 63 mph on the outside part of the plate in the sixth inning Monday.Jonathan Schoop took a healthy swing at the ball, which hardly rotated at all, and missed for strike three. He walked back to the first-base dugout, then took a look at Wright as if he was throwing an illegal pitch or perhaps using a Whiffle ball.Wright (5-4) had his knuckler working on a humid, overcast day, and his pitching helped lead the Boston Red Sox to a 7-2 win over the Baltimore Orioles in a matchup of the top teams in the American League East.It was the third straight complete game on the road for Wright, who struck out seven. One of his pitches in the ninth was clocked at 66 more: ... t-orioles/
on Fri Jun 3rd, 2016 6:17 am
[u:39tongeo]Orioles crush Red Sox, earn series split[/u:39tongeo]BALTIMORE — Manny Machado hit a tiebreaking three-run homer, while Adam Jones and Mark Trumbo belted two homers apiece as the Baltimore Orioles recorded a season-high seven in Thursday night’s 12-7 victory over the Boston Red Sox.Trumbo and Jones each hit two-run and solo shots but it was the Machado’s homer in the seventh off Junichi Tazawa that snapped a 5-5 tie and gave Baltimore (30-22) the lead for good.Alvarez added his solo shot in the eighth which made it 9-5. Francisco Pena, in his first game with the Orioles, also hit a two-run homer later in the inning — his first in the major leagues.Jones hit his second later in the three-homer inning to make it 12-5. The Red Sox added two in the ninth. ... ies-split/
Posted by: MBR on Sat Jun 4th, 2016 4:10 am
[size=120:28os0wb9]Blue Jays defeat Red Sox for fourth straight win[/size:28os0wb9] BOSTON — R.A. Dickey ended his drought against Boston and Edwin Encarnacion and Devon Travis hit two-run homers as the Toronto Blue Jays won their fourth straight game, a 5-2 decision over the Red Sox on Friday night. Boston’s Xander Bogaerts, representing the tying run, came up with two out … ... aight-win/
Posted by: MBR on Sat Jun 4th, 2016 4:33 am
[size=120:26oqkpvr]Blue Jays-Red Sox Preview[/size:26oqkpvr] Steven Wright is displaying an unusual amount of stamina for a guy in his first full season as a starter for the Boston Red Sox. Most importantly, he's been efficient during those long outings... ... ox-preview