Latest Rafael Devers News

Vlad Jr homers to tie it, Red Sox top Blue Jays in 9th, 2-1

Jun. 14, 2021 22:47 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The Toronto Blue Jays hit 15 homers in a four-game series at Fenway Park, with 11 of them sailing over the Green Monster. The Boston Red Sox only needed to bang two off it to earn a split. Rafael Devers hit a line drive off the...

Hernández hits 2 of Jays' 8 HRs in 18-4 rout of Red Sox

Jun. 13, 2021 22:41 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Teoscar Hernández belted a pair of three-run homers over the Green Monster — two of Toronto’s eight longballs — and Marcus Semien extended his road hitting streak to 26 games as the Blue Jays pounded the Boston Red Sox 18-4 on Sunday. Vladimir...

Blue Jays slug 5 homers in 7-2 victory over Red Sox

Jun. 12, 2021 20:28 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Marcus Semien hit a two-run homer — one of Toronto's three longballs in the fifth inning — to extend his club-record road hitting streak to 25 games, and the Blue Jays rebounded from a tough loss to beat the Boston Red Sox 7-2 on Saturday. Vladimir...

Red Sox beat Astros 12-8, avoid sweep as Martinez homers

Jun. 11, 2021 00:17 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — J.D. Martinez hit his 13th homer, Christian Arroyo had a three-run drive and the Boston Red Sox took advantage of a pair of dropped balls in a five-run sixth inning to beat the Houston Astros 12-8 Thursday night, avoiding a three-game sweep. Right fielder...

Red Sox get ML-best 20th comeback win, beat Yankees 7-3

Jun. 05, 2021 23:34 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Punchless during the pandemic-shortened 2020 season, the Boston Red Sox have come back ready to fight. “That's what we preach,” Kiké Hernández said. “Battling from the first pitch until the last.” Hernández snapped an...

LEADING OFF: Bosox try for sweep in Bronx, O's check Means

Jun. 05, 2021 23:16 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Sunday: BOSTON BROOMS? Rafael Devers and the Red Sox go for a three-game sweep at Yankee Stadium in this week’s Sunday night matchup. Kiké Hernández snapped an 0-for-27 skid with...

Rivalry renewed: Red Sox stop slide in Bronx, beat Yanks 5-2

Jun. 04, 2021 23:19 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — With the Yankees on the way to yet another loss, this time to the rival Red Sox, even the public-address system gave up early. The strains of Frank Sinatra’s rendition of “New York, New York” sounded throughout Yankee Stadium when Gary Sánchez...

Pérez's strong start helps Boston over Houston 5-1

Jun. 03, 2021 19:16 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — In a series where the Boston Red Sox struggled to find their offense, Martín Pérez's best start of the season allowed them to avoid being swept by the Houston Astros. Pérez pitched 7 2/3 scoreless innings, and the Red Sox headed into their first...

Valdez pitches 7 strong innings, Astros beat Red Sox 2-1

Jun. 02, 2021 23:55 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Framber Valdez continued an impressive streak of starts by Houston pitchers on Wednesday night, and it helped the Astros to another win on a night the offense was held largely in check. Valdez pitched seven strong innings and Kyle Tucker had two hits as...

Verdugo, Red Sox beat Marlins 5-2 in rain-shortened game

May. 28, 2021 23:38 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Alex Verdugo hit a three-run homer in the fifth inning, J.D. Martinez drove in two runs with a double and the Boston Red Sox beat the Miami Marlins 5-2 Friday night in a game that was called after 5 1/2 innings because of rain. A drizzle at the onset grew...