3:28 AM EDT, Fri May 06, 2016
Full Count | WEEI 1 hour ago

Jon Lester offers advice for David Price on living life as Red Sox ace

CHICAGO — The Red Sox didn’t deem it prudent to go aggressively after Jon Lester. At least not with the vigor the Cubs came in with when inking the lefty to a six-year, $155 million deal. The Sox figured there would be other options to secure an ace. It took a year, but the Red […]
Mike Axisa / River Ave. Blues 10 hours ago

Heyman: Yankees not among teams with interest in Tim Lincecum

Tomorrow free agent right-hander Tim Lincecum will hold a workout for scouts at the Giants’ Spring Training complex in Arizona. Lincecum is looking to show teams he’s at full strength following September hip labrum surgery. Jon Heyman says ESPN may televise the workout, which is, uh, odd. Almost every team in the league will attend […] The post Heyman: Yankees not among teams with interest in Tim Lincecum appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
Baltimore Sun 5 hours ago

Orioles recap: Kevin Gausman, Pedro Alvarez send Birds to 1-0, 10-inning win over Yankees

The Oriole Park crowd of 19,598 saw one of the best pitching duels of the 2016 major league season, but neither Kevin Gausman nor New York Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka would be rewarded for a terrific performance in the Orioles' 1-0 extra-inning victory.
Full Count | WEEI 7 hours ago
Jackie Bradley Jr. cleared to play, Hanley Ramirez returns to lineup for Red Sox

Jackie Bradley Jr. cleared to play, Hanley Ramirez returns to lineup for Red Sox

The Red Sox waited until batting practice to clear center fielder Jackie Bradley Jr. to start and bat ninth against the White Sox on Thursday. Bradley injured his right ring finger diving back into third on a pickoff attempt in Wednesday’s victory over the White Sox. He had the finger wrapped at BP on Thursday […]

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The Republican 1 hour ago
Boston Red Sox bullpen bails out Red Sox once again, proving in long relief

Boston Red Sox bullpen bails out Red Sox once again, proving in long relief

The Red Sox bullpen bailed the team out once again.
Full Count | WEEI 3 hours ago

Closing Time: Offense bails out Henry Owens, Red Sox take series vs. White Sox

The Red Sox and White Sox walked each other all night Thursday and it was brutal. Fortunately for the visitors, however, none of the nine free passes handed out by Boston pitchers led to Chicago runs as the Red Sox took a 7-3 win at U.S. Cellular Field. The game, which saw the teams combine […]
MASN Sports 4 hours ago

Kevin Gausman: "My confidence is growing" (plus other clubhouse quotes) - Steve Melewski

In matching scoreless innings tonight with Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka, Orioles right-hander Kevin Gausman looked like an ace himself. Through three starts he has an ERA of 1.42 and a batting average against of .152. Tonight he gave up just...
Baltimore Sun 4 hours ago

Orioles closer Zach Britton makes early return from sprained ankle Thursday

Orioles closer Zach Britton, who on Saturday suffered a sprained left ankle, improbably returned to game action Thursday for a crucial out in the ninth inning against the New York Yankees.

Wrapping up a 1-0 10-inning win - School of Roch

No Orioles starter this season has gone deeper into a game than Kevin Gausman. The only question tonight was whether he'd be rewarded with a win. He settled for a no decision. The Orioles got the win. Pedro Alvarez's fly ball to center field scored pinch-runner Nolan Reimold in the...
Toronto Sun 5 hours ago
Blue Jays crush Rangers to win series

Blue Jays crush Rangers to win series

In last year’s ALDS playoffs, Texas pitcher Derek Holland made more enemies than friends at the Rogers Centre when a fan threw a white towel on the field and the Rangers’ lefty pretended to wipe his rear end with it.
Tampa Bay Times 5 hours ago

Rays-Angels Friday preview

Familiar faces Angels 3B Yunel Escobar (above) was the Rays shortstop in 2013-14. OF Shane Robinson is a Tampa Jesuit product. OF Daniel Nava, who played part of last season with the Rays, is close to coming off the Angels' disabled list. Numbers of the day
Toronto Star 5 hours ago

Edwin Encarnacion leads Blue Jays to blowout win

Toronto DH drives in six runs as Jays explode for 12 against Texas.
Toronto Sun 6 hours ago
Blue Jays' Cecil angry, frustrated with boo birds

Blue Jays' Cecil angry, frustrated with boo birds

Blue Jays’ left-handed reliever Brett Cecil delivers curves, sinkers, cutters, fastballs and changeups off the mound.

AL East Player News

  • 5 Adam Jones

    Adam Jones

    Mets' 9th-inning rally falls short in 5-3 loss to last-place Padres | Rapid reaction

  • 4 Zach Britton

    Zach Britton

    Orioles closer Zach Britton makes early return from sprained ankle Thursday

  • 4 Kevin Gausman

    Kevin Gausman

    Kevin Gausman uses splitter to stymie Yankees bats in Orioles' 10-inning win

  • 3 Yovani Gallardo

    Yovani Gallardo

    Orioles injury updates on Britton, who is 'very close' to return, plus Gallardo, Paredes

  • 3 Masahiro Tanaka

    Masahiro Tanaka

    Yankees' lineup vs. Orioles: Brett Gardner out, Chase Headley benched

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