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Correa's RBI single in 9th gives Astros 4-3 win over Boston

May. 26, 2019 12:02 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — With the bases loaded in the ninth inning, Carlos Correa had a straight-forward approach. "I'm thinking, 'I've got to finish this game,'" Correa said. He did, hitting an RBI single to give the Houston Astros a 4-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night. After Boston tied it in the...

Devers HRs for 3rd straight game, Boston tops Jays 6-5 in 13

May. 23, 2019 12:40 AM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Michael Chavis got his team a win and his teammates some rest. Rafael Devers joined an exclusive club of young Red Sox sluggers who have homered in three straight games, Chavis hit a tiebreaking homer in the 13th inning and Boston beat the Toronto Blue Jays 6-5 on Wednesday night. The teams...

Tellez has 2 HRs, 5 RBIs and Jays power past Red Sox 10-3

May. 22, 2019 12:28 AM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — It turns out Rowdy Tellez can hit left-handers, too. Tellez went deep twice and collected a career-high five RBIs, leading the Toronto Blue Jays to a 10-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox. It was the first multihomer game for the 24-year-old rookie, who bats from the left side. Three of his...

Chavis homers, Red Sox snap Astros' 10-game win streak

May. 19, 2019 7:04 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Michael Chavis pointed to a young boy in the press box, letting him know how impressed he was that a 5-year-old announced his name so well. Boston's rookie sparkplug then stepped to the plate and gave the kid something extra to be excited about. Chavis homered on the next pitch after...

Astros start fast; beat Red Sox 7-3 for 10th straight win

May. 18, 2019 11:48 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The Houston Astros are sending an early message to the rest of baseball. They're playing and sounding like they're the best. Tyler White's two-run double capped a five-run first inning, Josh Reddick hit a solo homer and the Astros kept rolling, beating the Boston Red Sox 7-3 Saturday night...

Springer hits 17th HR, Astros top Red Sox for 9th straight W

May. 18, 2019 12:02 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The Houston Astros patiently waited out Rick Porcello through seven scoreless innings, then pounced when the Red Sox right-hander delivered a pair of mistakes. Jake Marisnick led off the eighth with a double and George Springer drove the very next pitch from Porcello out for his AL-leading...

Chavis lifts Red Sox over Rockies 6-5 in 10 innings

May. 16, 2019 12:13 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Michael Chavis had a simple thought as he walked to the plate. "A single scores him. Don't try to be a Superhero and hit a home run or anything like that. Just need one," Chavis said Wednesday night after his walk-off single in the 10th inning gave the Boston Red Sox a 6-5 victory over the...

Sale strikes out 17 in 7 innings, Rockies top Red Sox in 11

May. 15, 2019 10:07 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Chris Sale pleaded but did not push when manager Alex Cora told him his day was done. Cora was not about to risk the health his ace left-hander, even after he struck out a career-high 17 over seven innings. Sale may have righted whatever went wrong during an 0-5 start, but Cora still went to...

LEADING OFF: Yanks put Andújar on IL, Paddack vs Kershaw

May. 14, 2019 3:48 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: BRONX BOO-BOOS No sooner do the injury-ravaged Yankees finally get a player back than two more go down. On the same day New York activated center fielder Aaron Hicks for the first time this season, third baseman Miguel Andújar and right-hander Jonathan...

Pedroia has knee setback, puts injury rehab on hold

May. 13, 2019 8:57 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia had his minor league injury rehab assignment put on hold following a setback with his lingering left knee injury. Pedroia was scratched from a game with Double-A Portland on Saturday, and his return from the rehab assignment was announced Monday. The...