1. Xander Bogaerts Quietly Becoming Crown Jewel of Red Sox's Homegrown Bumper Crop

    It's too obvious to call Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts an X-factor (get it?). And it's an understatement to simply call him a factor in Boston's rise to the top of the American League East standings...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 day ago 16,496 reads 44 comments

  2. David Ortiz Discusses Retirement from Baseball, Time with Red Sox, More

    David Ortiz has arguably been one of the best hitters in baseball in the early portion of the season, leading the MLB in slugging percentage (.674) and OPS (1.069). That is making his decision to retire after this season hard to grasp...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 9 days ago 7,685 reads 27 comments

  3. Hanley Ramirez Drops Shirtless Videobomb on Jackie Bradley Jr.

    Boston Red Sox first baseman Hanley Ramirez appears to be in a good mood. Maybe it's because his numbers have significantly improved after a disappointing 2015 season. (He's batting ...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 10 days ago 4,470 reads 9 comments

  4. Jackie Bradley Jr. Has Successfully Turned Potential into Red Sox Stardom

    We've jumped the gun on Jackie Bradley Jr. before. And if we didn't, all of New England did. The fans. The media. The Boston Red Sox players...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 10 days ago 18,841 reads 48 comments

  5. David Ortiz Building on Clutch Legend, Gunning for Historic Farewell Season

    How much will David Ortiz add to the legend in his final season? Based on the early returns, as much as he can...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 13 days ago 22,244 reads 55 comments

  6. David Ortiz Caps Big Day with Walk-Off Double in Win over Astros

    Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz had quite a day at Fenway Park on Saturday versus the Houston Astros . The retiring slugger hit a third-inning solo home run, No...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 13 days ago 31,818 reads 31 comments

  7. David Ortiz Passes Ernie Banks, Eddie Mathews for 22nd Place on MLB's HR List

    Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz hit the 513th home run of his career during the bottom of the third inning of Saturday's game against the Houston Astros ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 13 days ago 4,145 reads 15 comments

  8. Red Sox's High-Octane Offense Fueling Rise Back to MLB Prominence

    No matter where you live, what time it is or whether they're even playing at the moment, you can bet that the Boston Red Sox just scored. That's the way it's been going for them lately...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 15 days ago 11,468 reads 37 comments

  9. Red Sox Score Double-Digit Runs for 4th Consecutive Game vs. Astros

    The 2016 Boston Red Sox continue to roll offensively, as they became the fourth American League team ever to score at least 11 runs in four consecutive games in Thursday's matchup against the Houston Astros ...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 15 days ago 3,261 reads 9 comments

  10. Red Sox Become 1st Team Since 1999 to Score 13+ Runs in 3 Straight

    The Boston Red Sox scored 13 or more runs in each contest of a three-game series against the Oakland Athletics , becoming the first team since the 1999 Cleveland Indians to plate 13-plus runs in three consecutive games, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 15 days ago 1,011 reads 0 comments

  11. Red Sox's Steven Wright Taking Reins as MLB's New Knuckleball King

    Knuckleball pitchers stick together. They understand each other in a way that no one else can. They ask each other questions that no one else can answer...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 15 days ago 24,382 reads 12 comments

  12. David Price Comments on Recent Struggles, Dustin Pedroia's Advice

    Boston Red Sox pitcher David Price said Sunday he is confident he will turn his season around. This comes after teammate Dustin Pedroia went up to Price before Boston's Sunday ...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 19 days ago 7,298 reads 9 comments

  13. David Price's Latest Dud Turns Slow Start with Red Sox into Real Concern

    The Boston Red Sox made a $217 million bet that David Price would be the ace they badly needed. And at first , it seemed like he would be...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 20 days ago 35,217 reads 53 comments

  14. Ortiz Passes Sheffield to Join Top 25 of All-Time Home Runs List

    Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz hit the 510th home run of his career during Friday's 3-2 loss to the New York Yankees , passing former Yankee Gary Sheffield to take ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 20 days ago 2,496 reads 12 comments

  15. Katie Nolan Crowdfunding $10,000 to Dedicate Central Park Bench to David Ortiz

    What could one possibly give David Ortiz as a retirement gift? Katie Nolan revealed her genius answer Wednesday night on the season premiere of Garbage Time , claiming, "Ortiz spent his career bothering Yankee fans, and his gift should, too...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 23 days ago 42,452 reads 47 comments

  16. Red Sox's David Ortiz to Re-Enact Post-Marathon-Bombing Speech for Wahlberg Film

    "This is our f--king city, and nobody is going to dictate our freedom," David Ortiz bellowed, the Fenway Park crowd roaring behind him. The day was April 20, 2013. The location: Boston's beloved baseball stadium...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 24 days ago 23,779 reads 32 comments

  17. Pablo Sandoval's Shoulder Surgery Puts Kung Fu Panda at Career Crossroads

    First off, let's get this out of the way: There will be no fat jokes. Undoubtedly, Boston Red Sox fans are in a wry and bitter mood at the news that Pablo Sandoval —their ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 25 days ago 27,633 reads 53 comments

  18. Pablo Sandoval Injury Update: Red Sox Star to Undergo Shoulder Surgery

    The Boston Red Sox announced Monday that third baseman Pablo Sandoval will have surgery on his left shoulder, per Christopher Smith of MassLive.com. The team has yet to provide a timetable for Sandoval's return...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 25 days ago 14,252 reads 39 comments

  19. Travis Shaw Becoming Star After Being Thrown in Spotlight by Sandoval Benching

    From the ashes of every tragedy, something good can arise. It's still too soon to call Pablo Sandoval 's Boston Red Sox career a tragedy. But it's past time to call Travis Shaw something good...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 25 days ago 18,511 reads 26 comments

  20. David Ortiz, Red Sox Look Headed for 1 More Exciting Run Together

    David Ortiz and the Boston Red Sox share a treasure trove of beautiful memories. Busting one of professional sports' most infamous championship droughts and then winning two more titles to boot will do that for you...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 27 days ago 10,466 reads 32 comments

  21. David Ortiz, A-Rod Make Night Special for Young Red Sox Fan Whose Dad Died

    Most stories that come out of the Boston Red Sox - New York Yankees rivalry are adversarial. This one, however, is the opposite of that. On Friday night, superstars from both teams came together to help make the night of one young fan...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 27 days ago 10,686 reads 7 comments