Red Sox Avoid Sweep, Beat Athletics 12-3 In OaklandThe Red Sox offense exploded on Sunday afternoon as Boston managed to salvage the final game of their series against the Athletics in Oakland.
Sale Extends Double-Digit Stikeout Streak, But Red Sox Fall To A's In 10 InningsChris Sale struck out 10 or more for the eighth straight time, but Boston fell to the A's in 10 innings on Friday night.
Chris Young Leads Red Sox To 5-4 Win Over Cardinals In 13 InningsPinch hitter Chris Young broke a 4-4 tie with an RBI single in the 13th inning Wednesday night to lift the Boston Red Sox to a 5-4 win over the St. Louis Cardinals.
Longoria Hits One Over Everything As Rays Hold Off Red Sox 5-4Alex Cobb took a one-hit shutout into the seventh inning before tiring, Evan Longoria hit a homer over the Green Monster completely out of Fenway Park and the Tampa Bay Rays held off the Boston Red Sox 5-4 on Friday night.
Cubs Blast 3 Homers In 7-4 Win Over Red SoxAnthony Rizzo hit a two-run homer, and Miguel Montero and Ben Zobrist had solo shots, helping the Chicago Cubs rebound from a series-opening loss with a 7-4 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday.
Red Sox Use 5-Run First Inning To Beat Cubs 5-4 At FenwayAndrew Benintendi hit a solo homer off Jake Arrieta during a five-run first inning and the Boston Red Sox held on to beat the Chicago Cubs 5-4 Friday night.
Red Sox Waste Another Chris Sale Gem, But Grab 4-1 Win Over Blue Jays In ExtrasCraig Kimbrel blew a masterful performance by Chris Sale, but Mookie Betts bailed him out in extra innings in a 4-1 Red Sox win in Toronto.
Red Sox Earn Third Straight Win With 4-3 Victory Over Rays On Marathon MondayAfter dropping the first game in the series, the Red Sox took three straight against the Tampa Bay Rays at Fenway Park.
Chris Sale Sharp Again But Red Sox Offense Struggles, Fall To Tigers 2-1Chris Sale allowed just two runs over 7.2 innings, but the flu-stricken Boston offense struggled and the Red Sox ended up losing three of four in Detroit.
Isaiah Thomas Scores 41, Leads Celtics To 113-109 Win Over PistonsIsaiah Thomas scored 24 of his 41 points in fourth quarter to lead the Celtics to a 113-109 win over the Pistons.
Recap: Patriots Beat Steelers 36-17 In AFC Championship; Advance To Record Ninth Super BowlTom Brady, who served a four-game Deflategate suspension at the start of the season, shredded the Pittsburgh defense, powering the New England Patriots to a 36-17 rout of the Steelers on Sunday in the AFC Championship Game.
NFC Championship: Falcons Rout Packers 44-21 To Advance To Super Bowl LIMatt Ryan, showing that he could be just as good in the playoffs as in the regular season, threw for four touchdowns and ran for another, and the Falcons routed the Green Bay Packers 44-21 on Sunday.