Latest Boston Red Sox News

Red Sox beat Orioles 6-2 to clinch home field through Series

Sep. 25, 2018 12:39 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The Red Sox were still shaking hands on the field when the "106" went up in the win column of the AL East standings that are posted on the Green Monster. Scoreboards flashed "106 Wins." Fans waved signs to celebrate breaking a record that has stood as long as Fenway Park itself. "You think...

Allen's RBI single in 11th leads Indians past Red Sox, 4-3

Sep. 24, 2018 1:02 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Boston Red Sox are trying to make history. The Cleveland Indians keep getting in the way. And after a highly competitive three-game series, the teams could see each other again next month with even more at stake. Greg Allen singled with one out and the bases loaded in the 11th inning...

White Sox broadcaster Ken Harrelson works last game in booth

Sep. 23, 2018 7:03 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — He gone. Well, sort of. Longtime Chicago White Sox broadcaster Ken "Hawk" Harrelson worked his final game Sunday, closing out a colorful TV career after three-plus decades in the booth. The White Sox paid tribute to Harrelson with a couple different videos, and he fought back tears...

Brantley single in 11th lifts Indians over Red Sox 5-4

Sep. 23, 2018 12:50 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Michael Brantley kept his cool and delivered for the Cleveland Indians. Brantley singled in the winning run in the 11th inning, and Cleveland beat the Red Sox 5-4 on Saturday night to delay Boston's bid for a club-record 106th victory and home-field advantage throughout the postseason. The...

LEADING OFF: Braves try to clinch, Bosox aim for wins record

Sep. 22, 2018 3:38 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: BRAVES BASH? The Atlanta Braves can clinch their first NL East title since 2013 by beating Philadelphia at SunTrust Park. Sparked by Ronald Acuna Jr. and Ozzie Albies, the Baby Braves moved closer to the division crown with a 6-5 win over the Phillies on Friday...

Astros top Angels 11-3, clinch a postseason berth

Sep. 22, 2018 2:34 AM EDT

Yuli Gurriel hit a grand slam and a two-run homer on his way to a career-high seven RBIs, and the Houston Astros clinched a postseason berth by routing the Los Angeles Angels 11-3 on Friday night. George Springer added a three-run shot in the eighth for the Astros, who are still looking to secure the AL West...

Red Sox tie team record with 105th win; Indians' Bauer back

Sep. 22, 2018 12:29 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Boston Red Sox went 86 years between World Series titles, and are now on the cusp of eclipsing an even older milestone. Sam Travis and Tzu-Wei Lin hit their first major league home runs and the Red Sox tied a team record more than a century old with their 105th win, beating the Indians...

Banner up! Mystery over Red Sox title banner deepens

Sep. 21, 2018 11:56 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox have put up an American League East championship banner, but it's not the same one three men say they found on a suburban highway earlier this week. That one is now in storage at the center of a police investigation. The new banner was put up Friday outside Fenway Park...

LEADING OFF: Trevor Bauer back on bump for Cleveland

Sep. 21, 2018 2:51 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: BACK ON THE BUMP Trevor Bauer returns to the mound for AL Central champion Cleveland when the Indians host Boston in a potential playoff preview. Bauer has been sidelined with a broken right leg since he was struck by a line drive off the bat of White Sox...

Red Sox clinch 3rd straight AL East title with win at Yanks

Sep. 21, 2018 1:53 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Sitting on Alex Cora's desk in the visiting manager's office at Yankee Stadium were two bottles of chilled champagne and a handwritten note congratulating him. After waiting a few days, the Boston Red Sox finally got to break out the bubbly in the Bronx. Mookie Betts and the Red Sox won...