1. Red Sox Clinch AL East: Highlights, Twitter Reaction to Celebration

    The Boston Red Sox clinched their eighth American League East division title on Wednesday thanks to the Baltimore Orioles ' 3-2 win over the second-place Toronto Blue Jays ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 9 months ago 5,391 reads 43 comments

  2. Gary Sanchez Ties Record for Fastest to Reach 20 Career Home Runs

    New York Yankees rookie catcher Gary Sanchez hit his 20th home run of the season (and his career) in Tuesday's 6-4 win over the Boston Red Sox , tying Wally Berger's record for ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 9 months ago 1,125 reads 1 comments

  3. David Ortiz Speaks on Steroids, Retirement, More in Sports Illustrated Interview

    Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz , who is retiring after the 2016 season, spoke with Sports Illustrated 's Tom Verducci about retiring, steroids, his approach to the game and more in a lengthy interview...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 9 months ago 4,401 reads 8 comments

  4. Joaquin Benoit Injury: Updates on Blue Jays Pitcher's Calf and Return

    Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Joaquin Benoit suffered a leg injury attempting to join a bench-clearing brawl in Monday's game against the New York Yankees . Continue for updates...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 9 months ago 1,115 reads 0 comments

  5. Yankees Fan Loses, Finds Ring During Proposal at Game vs. Red Sox

    Fans who showed up for Tuesday night's game between the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees received a different form of entertainment in the stands. A fan started to drop to a knee to propose to his girlfriend during a break in the action...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 9 months ago 87,958 reads 7 comments

  6. David Ortiz Glad 'WWE' Era Between Red Sox, Yankees Has Passed

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Boston and New York have been adversaries since the original Hamilton walked Broadway in the late 18th century. David Ortiz has been at the epicenter of the Red Sox -Yankees rivalry for the past 14 seasons...

    Bill Speros Written by Bill Speros about 9 months ago 18,469 reads 27 comments

  7. From a Fractured Skull to Baseball's Best Closer: 'It's a Real Miracle'

    Watching on television, through the eye of the center field camera, the pitch looks unhittable . Standing at home plate, with a bat in your hands, it looks just about the same...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 9 months ago 33,847 reads 23 comments

  8. If 2016 Is Last Ride of Blue Jays Core, Toronto Still Has Firepower for Deep Run

    It was easy to like the Toronto Blue Jays last September. They made the deals of the summer. For the final two months of the regular season, all they did was win...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 9 months ago 8,465 reads 32 comments

  9. Baltimore Orioles Give David Ortiz Dugout Phone He Smashed in 2013

    Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz , who is set to retire at the end of the 2016 season, hit many memorable home runs during his legendary career...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 9 months ago 30,810 reads 18 comments

  10. Starlin Castro Injury: Updates on Yankees 2B's Hamstring and Return

    New York Yankees second baseman Starlin Castro has not appeared in a game since Sept. 17 because of a hamstring injury, and it's unclear when he will return to the field. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 months ago 833 reads 0 comments

  11. Masahiro Tanaka Injury: Updates on Yankees Star's Elbow and Return

    New York Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka has suffered a flexor mass injury, Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News reported Thursday. Continue for updates. Tanaka to Miss Monday's Start Thursday, Sept...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 months ago 1,757 reads 0 comments

  12. Gary Sanchez's MLB Superstar Breakout Just the Start of an All-Star Future

    There's a New York Yankees coach named Tony Pena. He was an All-Star catcher when he played in the major leagues, the only All-Star catcher ever born in the Dominican Republic...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 9 months ago 32,425 reads 53 comments

  13. Red-Hot Red Sox Emerging as Alpha Dog in AL Playoff Picture

    As the National League continues to leave no doubt about who its World Series favorite is, the American League may finally be settling on one of its own. The Boston Red Sox ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 9 months ago 18,571 reads 90 comments

  14. Gary Sanchez Becomes Fastest Player to Hit 19 HR in MLB's Modern Era

    New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez is having a better start to his career than anyone in baseball history...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 9 months ago 19,476 reads 33 comments

  15. David Ortiz Appears to Claim a Fart in the Dugout

    David Ortiz continues to be a gift who keeps on giving. The Boston Red Sox slugger apparently experienced a release of internal pressure during Wednesday's game against the Baltimore Orioles ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 9 months ago 15,929 reads 5 comments

  16. Adam Jones Comments on Camden Yards Attendance for Red Sox Series

    The Baltimore Orioles are in a fight for the playoffs, but the fans haven't been around to witness it. Outfielder Adam Jones voiced his displeasure Wednesday with the lack of attendance at Camden Yards, per Eddie Matz of ESPN...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 9 months ago 13,253 reads 66 comments

  17. David Ortiz Passes Dave Kingman for Most HRs by a Player in His Final Season

    Fact: David Ortiz hit his 36th home run of the season in the Boston Red Sox 's 5-2 win over the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday, passing Dave Kingman for the most home runs by a player in his final season...

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  18. Dustin Pedroia Injury: Updates on Red Sox Star's Knee and Return

    Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia is nursing a sore left knee that will keep him out for at least one game. Continue for updates. Pedroia Out vs. Orioles Tuesday, Sept...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 months ago 1,948 reads 0 comments

  19. Encarnacion Becomes 3rd Blue Jay with Multiple 40-Homer Seasons

    Toronto Blue Jays designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion hit his 40th home run of the season in Friday's 5-0 win over the Los Angeles Angels , joining Carlos Delgado and outfielder ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 9 months ago 868 reads 0 comments

  20. David Price Receives Massive Shipment of Jordan Sneakers for Red Sox Teammates

    It's a good time to be playing for the Boston Red Sox . Not only is the squad sitting at the top of the American League East, but it'll soon be receiving a generous shipment of Jordans from teammate David Price ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 9 months ago 6,649 reads 0 comments

  21. Yankees' Playoff Hopes Fading Fast After Crushing Walk-Off Loss to Red Sox

    Much like convenience-store lackey Dante Hicks in Kevin Smith's seminal 1994 film Clerks , the New York Yankees weren't even supposed to be here. They sold their veteran assets at the August 1 trade deadline and fixed their gaze on the future...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 10 months ago 12,344 reads 39 comments

  22. Josh Donaldson's Absence Has Blue Jays Spiraling to Uncertain Offseason Early

    Forget shoulders —the Toronto Blue Jays ' season rests squarely on Josh Donaldson's right hip. Donaldson underwent an MRI on Wednesday, per the Associated Press (h/t USA Today )...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 10 months ago 17,717 reads 36 comments

  23. Billy Butler to Yankees: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The New York Yankees reportedly added another bat to their roster for the stretch run Wednesday. Citing sources, Jon Heyman of Today’s Knuckleball reported the Bronx Bombers signed Billy Butler to a deal...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 months ago 22,965 reads 17 comments

  24. Ben Cherington Named Blue Jays VP of Baseball Operations: Details, Reaction

    The Toronto Blue Jays announced the hiring of former Boston Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington as their new vice president of baseball operations Wednesday. Ben Nicholson-Smith of Sportsnet received word from the team...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 10 months ago 5,948 reads 32 comments

  25. Aaron Judge Injury: Updates on Yankees OF's Oblique and Return

    New York Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge suffered an oblique strain in his team's 3-0 win Tuesday night over the Los Angeles Dodgers . He's been placed on the 15-day disabled list, per Jesse Spector of Sporting News...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 10 months ago 2,694 reads 1 comments