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Ohtani carries Angels past Boston, ending LA's 14-game skid

Jun. 10, 2022 02:15 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani presented the game ball to Phil Nevin during the cathartic clubhouse celebrations after the Los Angeles Angels snapped their 14-game losing streak. While the Angels' new manager greatly appreciated the gesture to mark the first victory of his...

LEADING OFF: Yankees banged up, Twins and Red Sox rolling

May. 25, 2022 04:38 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ PINSTRIPE PROBLEMS Healthy for much of this season, the AL-leading Yankees are suddenly dealing with injuries to several key players. All-Star infielder DJ LeMahieu was a late scratch...

Story hits 3 homers for Red Sox in 12-6 win over Mariners

May. 20, 2022 00:07 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Trevor Story had three homers, four hits and seven RBIs to help the Boston Red Sox rally from a four-run deficit to beat the Seattle Mariners 12-6 Thursday night. Story slugged a pair of two-run homers and a three-run shot in the eighth, and he also singled in the...

Pivetta tosses 2-hitter to lead Red Sox past Astros 5-1

May. 18, 2022 22:11 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The Astros littered the seats of Fenway Park with home runs during their rout of the Red Sox on Tuesday. A day later, Boston pitcher Nick Pivetta barely allowed Houston to put the ball in play. Pivetta pitched a two-hitter, Xander Bogaerts hit a solo...

Pivetta ends streak, Martinez extends his in Red Sox victory

May. 13, 2022 23:48 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Nick Pivetta allowed a run and three hits in a season-long seven innings to win for the first time since August and the Boston Red Sox had a four-run sixth inning to beat the Texas Rangers 7-1 on Friday night. J.D. Martinez began Boston’s big inning by...

Devers' slam leads Red Sox, clean-shaven Cora over Braves

May. 11, 2022 00:13 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Rafael Devers says five straight losses had driven home the ugly point for the last-place Boston Red Sox: “We haven't been playing well." A big hit by Devers helped provide hope the Red Sox can revive their offense and their season. Devers hit his...

Judge leads surging Yankees past sloppy Orioles 10-5

Apr. 28, 2022 18:14 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Judge hit a long three-run homer moments after Baltimore committed its fifth error of the game, and the surging New York Yankees beat the sloppy Orioles 10-5 on Thursday. Judge hit his fifth homer two batters after shortstop Jorge Mateo committed his second...

LEADING OFF: Freeman vs Braves, Hill's special Patriots' Day

Apr. 18, 2022 01:27 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around baseball today: ___ OLD FRIENDS Freddie Freeman faces the Braves in Los Angeles for the first time since leaving the World Series champions and signing a $162 million, six-year deal with the Dodgers last month. ...

LEADING OFF: Freeman vs Braves, Hill's special Patriots' Day

Apr. 17, 2022 20:43 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around baseball Monday: ___ OLD FRIENDS Freddie Freeman faces the Braves in Los Angeles for the first time since leaving the World Series champions for a $162 million, six-year deal with the Dodgers last month. ...

Devers singles through shift, lifts Red Sox over Tigers 5-3

Apr. 12, 2022 17:08 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Rafael Devers singled through the open shortstop area with the infield shifted to the right side, driving in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning Tuesday as the Boston Red Sox overcame a three-run deficit to beat the Detroit Tigers 5-3. “Teams are going to attack...