Yu Darvish struck out 14 and Adrian Beltre hit an RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning as the Texas Rangers beat Boston 4-3 Sunday, completing a three-game sweep and matching the Red Sox for the best record in the majors.
The Red Sox had managed all of two runs during a brief two-game skid.
The MLB All-Star lineups are out, with Red Sox Adrian Gonzalez and David Ortiz finding their spots amongst the stars of the American League.
Well we made it through another New England winter, snow and freezing temperatures, typical for us, but now it’s time to turn our thoughts to more temperate things and what could be more heart-warming to our shivering environs than the return of major league baseball.
Ian Kinsler got the Texas Rangers off to another powerful start, then Adrian Beltre hit the big blast against his former team after Boston tried to avoid pitching to the AL MVP.
Jon Heyman of SI.Com and the MLB Network joins Adam Jones and Dan Roche to talk about the Red Sox off-season, why Adrian Beltre is still unsigned and if Adrian Gonzalez is better than Mark Teixeira?
Toucher & Rich think Carl Crawford could help the Red Sox.
Jon Heyman from SI.Com and the MLB Network joins Gresh & Zo to talk about Derek Jeter, Adrian Beltre, Jayson Werth and more.
Peter Abraham talks with Toucher & Rich about losing Victor Martinez and what it means for the Red Sox.
I firmly believe that if Theo wanted to keep Martinez in a Red Sox uniform, he would have offered him more than the 2 years he did during the season.