2:24 PM EDT, Sat September 22, 2018
Lone Star Ball 31 mins ago
Victor Martinez retiring after today’s game

Victor Martinez retiring after today’s game

Detroit DH Victor Martinez announced that today’s game, in front of the home fans, will be the final game of his career Victor Martinez of the Detroit Tigers is retiring, with today’s game being his final one, he announced yesterday. Martinez wanted his last game to be in front of the fans in Detroit. Martinez, 39, is in his 16th season (or 17th, if you include the 2012 season he missed due to injury). He came up with the Cleveland Indians as a catcher, spent parts of 8 seasons with them, and was traded to the Boston Red Sox during the 2009 season. After 2010, he joined the Detroit...
NESN.com 14 hours ago

Alex Cora, Red Sox Pick Up Historic Victory With 7-5 Win Vs. Indians

The wins just keep piling up for the Boston Red Sox. With Friday night’s 7-5 win over the Cleveland Indians... Read More »
NESN.com 14 hours ago

Rick Porcello, Red Sox Set To Face Mike Clevinger In Game 2 Vs. Indians

The wins just keep on coming for the Boston Red Sox. A night after they beat the New York Yankees... Read More »
The Republican 13 hours ago
Chris Sale velocity down? Boston Red Sox ace says, 'It's not overwhelming. But it's still there when I need it'

Chris Sale velocity down? Boston Red Sox ace says, 'It's not overwhelming. But it's still there when I need it'

Red Sox's Chris Sale's fastball velocity dipped in his third start back from the DL. He threw 25 four-seam fastballs, averaging 93.4 mph and topping out at 95.7 mph.
NESN.com 15 hours ago
Sam Travis Has Night To Remember In Red Sox’s 7-5 Win Over Indians

Sam Travis Has Night To Remember In Red Sox’s 7-5 Win Over Indians

Sam Travis had a night to remember in Cleveland. With most of the Boston Red Sox’s normal position players getting... Read More »

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Over the Monster 4 hours ago
The Red Seat: Episode 94- Lock it Up!

The Red Seat: Episode 94- Lock it Up!

There is still much work to be done after clinching the division. Goal number two has been accomplished. After clinching a playoff berth the team finally made official what has seemed inevitable since the four game sweep of the Yankees at Fenway—another AL East crown. While the guys celebrated everyone from J.D. Martinez, Alex Cora, and Dave Dombrowski all have their eyes set on a bigger prize. The only things up for debate over the remaining nine games are who the Red Sox opponent will be on October 5th and how many wins will the club end up with. I’m personally rooting for at least...
Over the Monster 6 hours ago
MLB Playoff Picture Update 9/22: The Rockies pull closer in the west

MLB Playoff Picture Update 9/22: The Rockies pull closer in the west

And the A’s keep pace in the AL West American League East The Red Sox have clinched the American League East. American League Central The Indians have clinched the American League Central. American League West The Astros control their own destiny in the AL West, though they do have Oakland sneaking around behind them just in case Houston can’t take care of their own business. Houston did take care of business on Friday, handing the Angels their second consecutive blowout loss against AL West contenders. This time, they got seven RBI and a pair of homers from Yuli Gurriel to help launch...
Over the Monster 7 hours ago
Daily Red Sox Links: Mookie Betts, Blake Swihart

Daily Red Sox Links: Mookie Betts, Blake Swihart

Jen McCaffrey has the full story of the Red Sox celebration following their division-clinching victory in New York. (Jen McCaffrey; The Athletic) ($$) It was fitting that Mookie Betts was the star behind that win, and his performance on Thursday was the exclamation point on what should be an MVP season. (Evan Drellich; NBC Sports Boston) Alex Speier looks at how Betts has reached new heights this year. (Alex Speier; Boston Globe) We know Blake Swihart will be on the playoff roster, but will he play behind the plate? (Christopher Smith; Masslive) Ian Browne has a look at the ten best moments...
The Republican 10 hours ago
Matt Barnes 'very' confident in Boston Red Sox bullpen; 'I don't think anybody in this room has a doubt'

Matt Barnes 'very' confident in Boston Red Sox bullpen; 'I don't think anybody in this room has a doubt'

The Red Sox bullpen has 4.50 ERA in September. Boston has blown 12 blown saves during the second half, tied with the Marlins for the most in the majors.
The Republican 12 hours ago
Alex Cora's Boston Red Sox tie franchise win record (106); 'We know we have to win 11 in October'

Alex Cora's Boston Red Sox tie franchise win record (106); 'We know we have to win 11 in October'

The Red Sox have eight regular season games remaining to set a new record. It seems inevitable. Their .682 winning percentage puts them on pace for 110.5 wins.
The Republican 14 hours ago
Boston Red Sox no longer should trust Heath Hembree with inherited runners

Boston Red Sox no longer should trust Heath Hembree with inherited runners

Hembree has allowed 10 of his last 16 inherited runners to score.
NESN.com 14 hours ago

Red Sox Notes: Friday’s Win Among ‘Most Enjoyable’ Of 2018 For Alex Cora

It’s safe to say the Red Sox had an absolute blast Thursday night. Boston claimed the American League East with... Read More »
NESN.com 15 hours ago

Red Sox Wrap: Boston Rallies To Edge Indians 7-5 In Series Opener

No matter who is on the field, the Boston Red Sox just find ways to win. On a night in... Read More »
www.bostonherald.com 16 hours ago
Silverman: Alex Cora, brass all about October now

Silverman: Alex Cora, brass all about October now

CLEVELAND — The regular season is a done deal for the Red Sox.Now, it’s all about 11 wins in October.Now, the homework begins.The Red Sox have two weeks to plan, prepare, debate, assemble, arrange, study, scout and draw up both a roster and a battle plan for their Division Series against — almost certainly — the A’s or the Yankees.That’s why Dave Dombrowski, and his two top assistant GMs, Brian O’Halloran and Eddie Romero, plus Pedro Martinez, Jason Varitek and Tony La Russa are here.It’s time to meet with manager Alex Cora and his coaches.It’s playoff time — even if Game...
www.bostonherald.com 16 hours ago
Red Sox notebook: Alex Cora enjoyed watching the team’s celebration

Red Sox notebook: Alex Cora enjoyed watching the team’s celebration

CLEVELAND — Plenty of coffee was on hand in the visitors clubhouse for the bleary-eyed Red Sox the day after their late-night clinch and celebration of the AL East in New York the night before.Lots of smiles, too, especially from a relieved looking manager Alex Cora, who is overseeing a special season in his very first year.Cora did not sound anything like it was any standard win.“My daughter, she face-timed with Mookie (Betts) and her reaction was amazing. It was 11:30 at night so she needed to go to bed, but it was fun, it was fun,” said Cora before last night’s game against the...
The Republican 18 hours ago
Boston Red Sox's Sam Travis belts his first career MLB home run, two days after making 5-star catch

Boston Red Sox's Sam Travis belts his first career MLB home run, two days after making 5-star catch

Red Sox's Sam Travis belted his first major league home run in the third inning Friday. He crushed a 97.1 mph, 352-foot blast just over the wall in right field.
NESN.com 18 hours ago

Alex Cora Explains How J.D. Martinez Forced Way Into Friday’s Lineup

The Boston Red Sox took care of business Thursday night, clinching the American League East with a victory over the... Read More »

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  • 5 Sam Travis

    Sam Travis

    Boston Red Sox rookies Sam Travis, Tzu-Wei Lin hit first career home runs on same night

  • 4 Mookie Betts

    Mookie Betts

    Daily Red Sox Links: Mookie Betts, Blake Swihart

  • 4 J.D. Martinez

    J.D. Martinez

    Alex Cora Explains How J.D. Martinez Forced Way Into Friday’s Lineup

  • 4 Tzu-Wei Lin

    Tzu-Wei Lin

    Boston Red Sox rookies Sam Travis, Tzu-Wei Lin hit first career home runs on same night

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