Darnell McDonald threw out Edwin Encarnacion at the plate on a single to short left field for the final out and the Boston Red Sox held on for a 3-2 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday night.
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.
Patience paid off for Reed Johnson and the Chicago Cubs. For the Boston Red Sox, an eighth inning of poor pitching and fielding helped end their seven-game winning streak.
When the bright lights come on, Josh Beckett knows how to respond.
David Cooper hit his first major league homer and drove in the winning run with a sacrifice fly in the 10th inning as the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Boston Red Sox 7-6 on Tuesday night.
Gresh and Zo talk to SI.Com and the MLB Network’s Jon Heyman about Josh Beckett, the Sox catching situation, the Sox hovering around .500 and much more.
The Boston Red Sox activated reliever Matt Albers from the 15-day DL, sending Alfredo Aceves to Pawtucket to make room.
The Boston Red Sox made some moves in their bullpen Friday before their home opener against the New York Yankees.
Take a look at the Red Sox 25 man roster for Opening Day 2011.
Red Sox GM Theo Epstein announced the final two bullpen sports on Monday, finalizing the 25-man regular season roster. Dan Roche says both decisions were easy for one reason: Roster Management.