Ortiz Has Two Doubles, Three RBIs As Sox Beat A'sRight-hander Rick Porcello pitched seven strong innings for his major league-leading 19th victory and David Ortiz went 3-for-4 with two doubles and three RBIs as the Boston Red Sox defeated the Oakland A's 11-2 on Saturday night at Oakland Coliseum.
Red Sox Rally For 7 Runs In 8th, Sweep Athletics 7-4Rusney Castillo hit a solo homer and an RBI single during a seven-run rally in the eighth inning that sent the Boston Red Sox over the Oakland Athletics 7-4 Sunday for a three-game sweep.
Oakland Tribune's John Hickey: Cespedes Will Be Fine In Right Field At Fenway ParkTo get the Oakland perspective on the Jon Lester/Jonny Gomes-Yoenis Cespedes trade, Rich Keefe checked in with John Hickey of the Oakland Tribune.
Too Much Of A Good Thing? Extreme Performance Athletes May Be At Risk For Cardiac ArrhythmiasYou probably know that regular, moderate exercise can result in many health benefits. But you may be surprised to learn that prolonged, intensive endurance exercise on an Olympian scale can actually damage your heart.
Westwood High A.D. On Leave After Track Coach FiringWestwood High School Athletic Director Karl Fogel is now on paid leave while the town investigates the controversial firing of the school’s track coach.
Swampscott High Students Caught Using Drugs, Alcohol Banned From ActivitiesWhen the spring sports season begins later this month, a new drug and alcohol policy is scheduled to take effect at Swampscott High School.
A’s Dent Red Sox Playoff Hopes
Cahill Becomes A’s First 16-Game Winner Since 2006