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BOSTON | World Series champ Red Sox accept invitation to White House

BOSTON— The Boston Red Sox have accepted an invitation to the White House to celebrate their World Series championship. “We’ve accepted and we’re going to see if there’s a date that works,” team President Sam Kennedy said Monday night before the premiere of the ballclub’s 2018 highlight video. Once a standard, non-partisan perk of winning … Continue reading BOSTON | World Series champ Red Sox accept invitation to White House

Rangers’ Adrian Beltre retires after 21 seasons, 3,166 hits

Adrian Beltre of the Texas Rangers is retiring after 21 seasons and 3,166 hits. The 39-year-old third baseman announced his decision Tuesday in a statement released by the Rangers. The four-time All-Star and five-time Gold Glove winner says his decision came after “careful consideration and many sleepless nights.” Beltre made his big league debut at … Continue reading Rangers’ Adrian Beltre retires after 21 seasons, 3,166 hits

BOSTON | Red Sox unsure on White House visit if invited by Trump

BOSTON— The Boston Red Sox say they haven’t decided whether they will visit the White House if invited by President Donald Trump. Manager Alex Cora said Thursday he wants to use the platform he has as a World Series champion in the right way. A native Puerto Rican, Cora has been outspoken about the need … Continue reading BOSTON | Red Sox unsure on White House visit if invited by Trump

BOSTON | Red Sox fans celebrate latest title; parade on Wednesday

BOSTON — In what has become a championship tradition in the city, the Boston Red Sox will climb aboard duck boats for a parade to celebrate the team’s fourth World Series title in 15 years, city officials announced Monday. The parade Wednesday will begin at 11 a.m. at Fenway Park. The team is expected to … Continue reading BOSTON | Red Sox fans celebrate latest title; parade on Wednesday

LOS ANGELES | Machado’s first World Series one to forget for Dodgers

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles’ hopes that Manny Machado would help deliver the Dodgers’ first World Series title since 1988 ended up falling way short. Machado struggled against the Boston Red Sox in his first World Series, going 4 for 22. He was hitless in four at-bats in Game 5 on Sunday night, including falling … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Machado’s first World Series one to forget for Dodgers

LOS ANGELES | Rally Sox! Boston on brink of title after 9-6 win over LA

LOS ANGELES — An 18-inning loss in Game 3 of the World Series couldn’t wear out the Boston Red Sox. A four-run deficit late in Game 4 definitely didn’t faze them. This plucky powerhouse just kept getting big hits to move to the brink of another championship. Steve Pearce hit a tying homer in the … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Rally Sox! Boston on brink of title after 9-6 win over LA

LOS ANGELES | Pearce rallies Red Sox past Dodgers 9-6 for 3-1 Series lead

LOS ANGELES — An 18-inning loss in Game 3 of the World Series couldn’t wear out the Boston Red Sox. A four-run deficit late in Game 4 definitely didn’t faze them. This plucky powerhouse just kept getting big hits to move to the brink of another championship. Steve Pearce hit a tying homer in the … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Pearce rallies Red Sox past Dodgers 9-6 for 3-1 Series lead

LOS ANGELES | The Latest: Viewership down for marathon Game 3

LOS ANGELES — The Latest on Game 4 of the World Series (all times local): 3 p.m. Viewership for the Los Angeles Dodgers’ 18-inning win over the Boston Red Sox in Game 3 of the World Series dropped 15 percent from last year, hurt by a game that ended at 12:30 a.m. PDT. The Dodgers’ … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | The Latest: Viewership down for marathon Game 3