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AL wild-card leading Red Sox rally past O's 8-6

Sep. 19, 2021 17:26 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Kiké Hernández’s game-tying RBI single caromed off the second-base bag and into shallow center field, sparking a three-run, seventh-inning rally that carried the AL wild-card leading Boston Red Sox to an 8-6 victory over the Baltimore Orioles Sunday and a sweep of their...

Bogaerts, AL wild card-leading Bosox top O's, 4th win in row

Sep. 18, 2021 18:27 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Xander Bogaerts homered and drove in four runs, carrying the AL wild card-leading Boston Red Sox past the Baltimore Orioles 9-3 Saturday for their fourth straight win. The Red Sox are one game ahead of Toronto and 1 1/2 games in front of the rival Yankees...

Sale returns, Red Sox send Orioles to loss No. 100, 7-1

Sep. 17, 2021 23:40 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Quarantine wasn’t quite a complete shutdown for Chris Sale. After testing positive for COVID-19 -- for the second time -- the Red Sox left-hander borrowed a portable pitcher’s mound from Babson College and had some weights brought out to his house....

Schwarber, Vazquez power Red Sox past Mariners 9-4 in 10

Sep. 15, 2021 21:07 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Kyle Schwarber and Christian Vazquez drove in two runs apiece in the 10th inning, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Seattle Mariners 9-4 on Wednesday to keep pace in the AL wild-card race. Designated runner Jack Lopez scored on Tom Murphy’s passed ball to...

Schwarber's 3-run double lifts Red Sox over Mariners 8-4

Sep. 15, 2021 02:57 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Pinch-hitter Kyle Schwarber hit a tiebreaking three-run double in the eighth inning and the Boston Red Sox beat the Seattle Mariners 8-4 on Tuesday night to keep pace in the competitive AL wild-card race. Schwarber, out of the lineup in favor of Alex...

Choi and Lowe HR, Rays beat Jays 2-0 to reach 90-win mark

Sep. 15, 2021 02:28 AM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Drew Rasmussen combined with four relievers on a three-hitter. Brandon Lowe and Ji-Man Choi homered and the Tampa Bay Rays became the first AL team to reach 90 wins by beating the Toronto Blue Jays 2-0 Tuesday night. After losing four of their previous...

Haniger homers in 3rd straight game, Mariners top Bosox 5-4

Sep. 14, 2021 02:10 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Normally one to remain stoic and keep his emotions in check, Seattle's Mitch Haniger couldn’t stop from pumping his fist and screaming as he rounded first base. He knew the importance of what his 33rd home run meant at this time of year. ...

Red Sox get bullpen help with return of Sawamura, Davis

Sep. 13, 2021 21:46 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Boston activated reliever Hirokazu Sawamura from the COVID-19 injured list and returned left-handed pitcher Austin Davis from the paternity list on Monday, giving a boost to the Red Sox bullpen going into a key series against Seattle. Red Sox manager...

Gilbert sharp as Diamondbacks hurt Mariners again in 5-4 win

Sep. 12, 2021 20:16 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Tyler Gilbert gave up two hits in another sharp outing, Ketel Marte homered and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Seattle Mariners 5-4 on Sunday. Arizona did more damage to the Mariners’ AL wild-card hopes with its second straight win, taking the series...

Leury Garcia HR in 9th lifts White Sox over Red Sox 2-1

Sep. 12, 2021 18:17 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Leury Garcia hit a game-ending home run with two outs in the ninth inning to lift the Chicago White Sox over the Boston Red Sox 2-1 Sunday. After Boston reliever Garrett Whitlock (8-4) struck out Eloy Jiménez and Yasmani Grandal to begin the inning,...