1. Cold Hard Fact for Wednesday, June 1, 2016

    Fact: Mookie Betts (23) became the fourth-youngest Boston Red Sox player dating back to at least 1913* to hit three home runs in a game. Joe Lahoud (22), Jim Tabor (22) and Fred Lynn (23) are the only players to do so at a younger age...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 6 months ago 6,394 reads 3 comments

  2. Mookie Betts' 3-Home Run Explosion Flaunts Red Sox Star's Limitless Upside

    MLB released its first round of All-Star Game voting results Tuesday, and two Boston Red Sox players are leading at their respective positions. Mookie Betts isn't one of them...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 months ago 44,586 reads 74 comments

  3. Red Sox RF Mookie Betts Hits Career-High 3 Home Runs vs. Orioles

    Boston Red Sox outfielder Mookie Betts smashed a career-high three home runs in a 6-2 win over the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday. The 23-year-old is not your typical slugger...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 months ago 11,523 reads 7 comments

  4. Boston's Steven Wright's Elusive Knuckleball Paves Way in Complete-Game Victory

    It's elusive, has nine-inning stamina and may be coming to a ballpark near you at just 59 mph. It's Steven Wright's knuckleball , and on Monday afternoon, it paved the way for ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 6 months ago 28,340 reads 9 comments

  5. David Ortiz Comments on Deflategate, Rivalry with Yankees and More

    The New England Patriots will likely lose at least one prominent viewer should Tom Brady's four-game Deflategate suspension remain in place...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 months ago 20,099 reads 28 comments

  6. David Ortiz Injury: Updates on Red Sox Star's Foot and Return

    Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz was a late scratch prior to Sunday's game against the Toronto Blue Jays with a sore left foot. However, he has since returned to action...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 6 months ago 4,295 reads 2 comments

  7. Clay Buchholz Moved to Red Sox Bullpen: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Two-time American League All-Star Clay Buchholz will be removed from the starting rotation and placed in the bullpen, Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell announced Friday, per NESN's Zack Cox ...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 7 months ago 4,057 reads 11 comments

  8. 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 7 months ago 17,089 reads 41 comments

  9. Brock Holt Injury: Updates on Red Sox IF's Concussion and Return

    Boston Red Sox utility man Brock Holt had been on the shelf since landing on the seven-day concussion disabled list because of a concussion he suffered on May 19. However, he has been cleared to return to the lineup...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 months ago 6,785 reads 11 comments

  10. 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 7 months ago 7,881 reads 27 comments

  11. 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 7 months ago 4,565 reads 8 comments

  12. 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 7 months ago 19,261 reads 44 comments

  13. 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 7 months ago 22,387 reads 52 comments

  14. 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 7 months ago 31,964 reads 31 comments

  15. 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 7 months ago 4,416 reads 15 comments

  16. 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 7 months ago 11,522 reads 37 comments

  17. 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 7 months ago 3,411 reads 9 comments

  18. 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 7 months ago 1,101 reads 0 comments

  19. 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 7 months ago 24,751 reads 12 comments

  20. 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 7 months ago 7,377 reads 7 comments

  21. 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 7 months ago 35,292 reads 53 comments

  22. 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 7 months ago 2,717 reads 12 comments

  23. 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 7 months ago 42,525 reads 47 comments

  24. 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 7 months ago 23,894 reads 32 comments

  25. 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 7 months ago 28,515 reads 52 comments