1. Rain Goes Away and O's Problems Begin in Loss

    Today's game between the Orioles and Royals finally started after a delay of 3 hours and 2 minutes. It rained for a large part of it...

    Jenn Leser Written by Jenn Leser about 8 months ago 40 reads 0 comments

  2. Orioles Stunned in Offensive Rout

    The first two games of the Orioles ' series against the Kansas City Royals this weekend have been slugfests, with runners clogging the bases, home runs flying out of Camden Yards and final scores more fitting for football than baseball...

    Jenn Leser Written by Jenn Leser about 8 months ago 29 reads 0 comments

  3. Ortiz Steals the Show as Red Sox Beat Rays

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- David Ortiz homered twice to become the 27th player in major league history to reach 500 homers, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Tampa Bay Rays 10-4 on Saturday night...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 8 months ago 402 reads 0 comments

  4. David Ortiz's 500-Home Run Milestone Leaves Polarizing Legacy in Its Wake

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — There is nothing small about Big Papi. The smile. The swing. The “bombs.” The strut. The stature. The numbers. The persona. The divide among fans and media over his legacy...

    Bill Speros Written by Bill Speros about 8 months ago 34,646 reads 99 comments

  5. Historic Late-Career Power Numbers Carried David Ortiz to 500 Homers

    When the Red Sox first signed David Ortiz on Jan. 22, 2003, it seemed he'd likely be, at best, a mid-roster complementary piece. On one hand, the 27-year-old was coming off a 20-homer season for Minnesota ...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 8 months ago 669 reads 0 comments

  6. David Ortiz Records 500th Home Run: Highlights and Reaction

    Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz became the 27th member of the 500-home run club against the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 38,358 reads 131 comments

  7. Young Stars Will Lead Red Sox Back in 2016

    When the Red Sox won the 2013 World Series, they knew they'd caught lightning in a bottle, or whatever you choose to call it. They'd had a magical run after hitting on a string of unheralded free-agent signings -- Mike Napoli, David Ross, etc...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 8 months ago 380 reads 0 comments

  8. Yankees' Michael Pineda Feels 'Very Good' Despite Rough Stretch

    Michael Pineda wasn't exactly a model of consistency before a right forearm strain put him on the disabled list in late July. At the time, the tall righty was 11-8 with a 3.97 ERA. Still, he was dependable...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 8 months ago 96 reads 3 comments

  9. Plenty for Blue Jays to Digest in Game 1 of Doubleheader

    The collision was frightening. The initial diagnosis was promising but not definitive. The final score was rewarding after a long battle of attrition...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 8 months ago 245 reads 0 comments

  10. Yankees Take Brutal 11-Inning Loss to Toronto Blue Jays

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 8 months ago 289 reads 1 comments

  11. Tulo to Undergo MRI After X-Rays Negative

    #BlueJays issue an update: Tulowitzki had X-rays on ribs and chest which were negative. Will undergo an MRI later today, results tomorrow...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 8 months ago 33 reads 0 comments

  12. Troy Tulowitzki Exits Game with Injury

    NEW YORK -- Blue Jays shortstop Troy Tulowitzki exited Game 1 of a doubleheader against the Yankees on Saturday after colliding with center fielder Kevin Pillar while making a catch to end the second inning with Toronto trailing, 2-0...

    Mike Vernon Written by Mike Vernon about 8 months ago 202 reads 0 comments

  13. Lineup: Holt (Back) Not in Lineup Saturday

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 8 months ago 61 reads 0 comments

  14. Tulo Exits After Colliding with Teammate on Catch

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 8 months ago 175 reads 0 comments

  15. Buehrle on Track to Return on Tuesday

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 8 months ago 73 reads 0 comments

  16. Holt Exits Friday with Back Spasms

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Brock Holt, who got the start at second base in place of Dustin Pedroia as the Red Sox lost to the Rays , 8-4, on Friday night, left the game in the seventh inning with back spasms...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 8 months ago 57 reads 0 comments

  17. Lineup: Wieters (Wrist) Back for O's Saturday

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 8 months ago 15 reads 0 comments

  18. A-Rod's Blemish-Free Season Forcing Yankees to Play Nice

    NEW YORK — The ceremony will be simple, the New York Yankees say. Nothing elaborate. No special guests. Just a nice little acknowledgement of what Alex Rodriguez did by reaching 3,000 hits...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 8 months ago 53,840 reads 69 comments

  19. Cabrera, Rays Rally Past Red Sox

    ST. PETERSBURG — Just when it looked like another familiar loss — struggling bullpen, missed opportunities— the Rays rallied for five runs in the eighth inning, ...

    Jenn Leser Written by Jenn Leser about 8 months ago 22 reads 0 comments

  20. Rays Dig Deep to Rally for 8-4 Win over Boston

    ST. PETERSBURG — The Rays have not been very good at coming from behind in the late innings this season, so when Kevin Kiermaier was thrown out at the plate in the seventh while ...

    Jenn Leser Written by Jenn Leser about 8 months ago 11 reads 0 comments

  21. Big 8th Inning Dooms Red Sox in Lost to Rays

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Asdrubal Cabrera and J.P. Arencibia hit two-run homers in a five-run eighth inning and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Boston Red Sox 8-4 on Friday night...

    Jenn Leser Written by Jenn Leser about 8 months ago 60 reads 0 comments

  22. Tazawa, Bullpen Implode Again in Loss to Rays

    Jenn Leser Written by Jenn Leser about 8 months ago 128 reads 0 comments

  23. Stroman Gives Blue Jays Better Chance to Win Than Buehrle

    Mike Vernon Written by Mike Vernon about 8 months ago 517 reads 0 comments

  24. Blue Jays Bash Their Way to Game 1 Win in Bronx

    NEW YORK—David Price admitted on Thursday, after his scheduled series-opening start against the Yankees was postponed due to rain, that he sometimes feels sorry for opposing pitchers who have to face the Blue Jays ' relentless lineup...

    Mike Vernon Written by Mike Vernon about 8 months ago 190 reads 0 comments

  25. Why Yankees' Luis Severino Crashed to Earth

    Mike Vernon Written by Mike Vernon about 8 months ago 802 reads 1 comments