| Jul 29, 2013
| 4:56 PM
1. Tigers (4): Acquired closer Jose Veras from the Astros at a time Detroit hadn't had a blown save in 40 games. The bullpen has been much better since Joaquin Benoit took over as the closer.
2. Cardinals (1): They kicked the tires on Alexei Ramirez but...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 8:00 PM
Jacoby Ellsbury matched a career high with four hits and drove in a pair of runs to lead the Boston Red Sox to a 5-3 win over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday night.
Ellsbury had RBI-doubles in the fourth and sixth innings and also stole his major...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Last week's ranking in parentheses
1. Rangers (4): They're 6-1 in starts by No. 5 and 6 starters Nick Tepesch and Justin Grimm. Move to the first spot because other teams ranked in the top 5 were 9-17 last week.
2. Tigers (6): Very impressive in...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 2:07 PM
BOSTON (AP) — The Red Sox and Rays were making their ways out of Fenway Park when two explosions near the finish line of the Boston Marathon were heard at the stadium.
The Red Sox beat the Rays 3-2 on an RBI double by Mike Napoli in the ninth...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 9:27 PM
Can you handle it, Red Sox fans?
No, not the immediate aftermath of an amazing, late-season blockbuster trade that sent Josh Beckett, Carl Crawford, Adrian Gonzalez and Nick Punto to the Dodgers. There is such glee around New England this weekend over...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 8:09 PM
Stephen Strasburg struck out 13 in six innings, Bryce Harper homered and the Washington Nationals beat the Boston Red Sox 7-4 on Friday night for the franchise’s first victory at Fenway Park.
Harper hit a two-run shot in the fourth and an RBI...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 10:48 PM
The Mariners' walk-off wonders ended on Sunday as missed opportunities early cost them in a 2-1, 10-inning loss to the Red Sox that wasted a strong start by Jason Vargas.
Seattle beat Boston two of the first three games of the series in the final at-...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 9:50 PM
Signs of respect are spotted easily.
For instance, Red Sox rookie Felix Doubront was working carefully to Adam Dunn in the first inning Thursday night at frosty U.S. Cellular Field. He had him in a 1-2 count but then repeatedly missed trying to pound him...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 9:41 PM
|HIGH SCHOOL BOYS’ BASKETBALL|
Yankton (6-14) at Brookings (16-6), 7 p.m.
Sioux Falls Lincoln (11-11) at Watertown (11-11), 7 p.m.
Sturgis (8-14) at Huron (14-7), 6 p.m.
Aberdeen Central (6-15)...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 9:24 PM
Here's a bit more info to absorb, along with the several inches of rain we're due to get before game-time ... The pitching probables for the series: WED: RHP Dave Bush (1-2, 3.91) vs. RHP Matt Fox (10-4, 3.96) THU: LHP Ryan Edell (5-5, 3.27) vs. RHP...
| Apr 1, 2011
| 1:31 AM
NEW YORK (AP) - The 2011 salaries for the 844 major league baseball players on opening day rosters and disabled lists. Figures were obtained by The Associated Press from management and player sources and include salaries and pro-rated shares of signing...
| Apr 1, 2011
| 1:31 AM
Major League Baseball-Houston Astros at Philadelphia Phillies, Noon (ESPN); Pittsburgh Pirates at Chicago Cubs, 1:10 p.m. (WGN); Boston Red Sox at Texas Rangers, 3 p.m. (ESPN); Minnesota Twins at Toronto Blue Jays, 6 p.m. (FXSP)