Jonny Miller

Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz hits a solo home run in the top of the ninth inning in the first baseball game of a doubleheader to defeat the Detroit Tigers 4-3 on Sunday, May 29, 2011, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

Ortiz’s Pinch-Hit Home Run Lifts Red Sox Over Tigers

David Ortiz had a pinch-hit homer in the ninth inning off Jose Valverde to give the Boston Red Sox a 4-3 victory over the Detroit Tigers in the opener of Sunday’s day-night doubleheader.


Boston Red Sox's Carl Crawford, left, is congratulated by coach Terry Francona, center, after scoring from third on a Josh Reddick single during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers in Detroit, Thursday, May 26, 2011. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Red Sox Beat Tigers 14-1 For 11th Win In 13 Games

Jacoby Ellsbury hit a three-run homer in a five-run second inning, and the hot-hitting Boston Red Sox went on to rout the Detroit Tigers 14-1.


Boston Red Sox's Carl Crawford, right, watches his game-winning, bases-loaded single in the bottom of the ninth inning against the Detroit Tigers during an MLB baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Thursday, May 19, 2011. The Red Sox won 4-3. Tigers catcher Alex Avila, left, looks on. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Crawford’s Bases Loaded Walk-Off Boosts Red Sox Past Detroit Tigers

Carl Crawford hit a bases-loaded single in the bottom of the ninth inning to lift the Boston Red Sox to their season-high sixth straight win, 4-3 over the Detroit Tigers on Thursday night.


Josh Beckett delivers a pitch against the New York Yankees. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Gonzalez, Beckett Lead Red Sox Over Reeling Yanks

When the bright lights come on, Josh Beckett knows how to respond.


BOSTON, MA - MAY 08: Adrian Gonzalez #28 of the Boston Red Sox hits a single as Drew Butera #41 of the Minnesota Twins catches on May 8, 2011 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Adrian Gonzalez Homers, Red Sox Beat Twins 9-5

Adrian Gonzalez homered to lead the Red Sox past the Twins on Sunday.


Red Sox prospect Jose Iglesias is one of the many future stars fans could get a glimpse of during the 2011 "Futures At Fenway" on August 20, 2011. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Red Sox Place Marco Scutaro On DL; Call Up Jose Iglesias

The Red Sox placed shortstop Marco Scutaro on the 15-day disabled list and called up infielder Jose Iglesias from Triple-A Pawtucket.



Red Sox Hold On To Beat Angels 4-3, Despite Shaky Relief Pitching

Jon Lester scattered four hits without allowing a run, and the Boston Red Sox overcame some shaky relief by Matt Albers and Bobby Jenks to beat the Los Angeles Angels 4-3 on Friday night.


David Ortiz hangs his head after flying out to end the game. The Red Sox dropped to 2-9. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Price Helps Rays Win 3-2; Red Sox Drop To 2-9

David Price outpitched Jon Lester and the Tampa Bay Rays broke a tie with Boston for the worst record in the American League with a 3-2 win over the Red Sox on Tuesday night.


Ian Kinsler hit his third home run in as many games to start the season off Clay Buchholz on Sunday. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

Kinsler, Cruz Power Rangers To Sweep Of Red Sox

Matt Harrison pitched the Texas Rangers to a 5-1 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Sunday and a sweep of their season-opening series.


Red Sox closer Jonathan Papelbon. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Francona Not Worried About Papelbon’s Rough Outing

Through his first three outings of the spring, Red Sox closer Jonathan Papelbon was perfect.