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LOS ANGELES  | Red Sox top Dodgers for 4th World Series title in 15 seasons

LOS ANGELES  — Chris Sale’s final pitch for this Boston juggernaut triggered a celebration on the Dodger Stadium infield, among thousands of fans who made their way to California — and even outside Fenway Park back home. The quest is complete. Yes, these 2018 Red Sox really are that great. A team to remember from … Continue reading LOS ANGELES  | Red Sox top Dodgers for 4th World Series title in 15 seasons

LOS ANGELES | The Latest: Muncy homer in 18th lifts Dodgers past Boston

LOS ANGELES — The Latest on the World Series (all times local): 12:30 a.m. Max Muncy ended the longest World Series game ever with a leadoff home run in the 18th inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers outlasted the Boston Red Sox 3-2 early Saturday to pull within 2-1. Muncy connected off Nathan Eovaldi, who … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | The Latest: Muncy homer in 18th lifts Dodgers past Boston

LOS ANGELES | The Latest: Dodgers, Boston have no hits through 2 innings

LOS ANGELES — The Latest on the World Series (all times local): 5:50 p.m. Nobody has a hit through two innings in Game 3 of the World Series on a postcard-perfect night at Dodger Stadium. J.D. Martinez grounded out to second leading off the second, but even being in the lineup was a success for … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | The Latest: Dodgers, Boston have no hits through 2 innings

LOS ANGELES | No decision on Martinez in Red Sox lineup; Betts not at 2B

LOS ANGELES — While the Red Sox wait to see whether J.D. Martinez can start Game 3 of the World Series, this much is true: Don’t take any bets on Boston shifting a star outfielder to the infield. “Mookie Betts at second? No, he’s not playing second base. Well, he’s not starting at second base,” … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | No decision on Martinez in Red Sox lineup; Betts not at 2B

LEADING OFF: Bosox try to clinch in Bronx, Snell goes for 20

A look at what’s happening around the majors Tuesday: BOSOX BUBBLY? The Red Sox can clinch the AL East at Yankee Stadium with a single win during their three-game series — in 2016, Boston locked up the division while playing on the home field of its archrival. Ex-Yankee Nathan Eovaldi pitches against J.A. Happ in … Continue reading LEADING OFF: Bosox try to clinch in Bronx, Snell goes for 20

BOSTON | Betts hurt, Red Sox beat Met 4-3 and cut magic number to 2

BOSTON — Mookie Betts doesn’t seem to be badly hurt, so the Red Sox can focus on clinching the AL East at Yankee Stadium for the second time in three seasons. Betts gave Boston a scare when he injured his left side making two throws to home plate during a 4-3 win over the New … Continue reading BOSTON | Betts hurt, Red Sox beat Met 4-3 and cut magic number to 2

BOSTON | Red Sox rally for 11-run inning after Price hurt in 14-6 win

BOSTON — Mookie Betts homered early and had a two-run double in Boston’s 11-run seventh inning as the Red Sox rallied for a 14-6 victory over the Miami Marlins on Wednesday night after their hottest pitcher, David Price, was knocked out with a bruised left wrist. The 33-year-old lefty exited in the fourth after being … Continue reading BOSTON | Red Sox rally for 11-run inning after Price hurt in 14-6 win

BALTIMORE | Sale returns, fans 12 in 5 innings, Red Sox beat Orioles 4-1

BALTIMORE— Chris Sale celebrated his return from the disabled list by striking out 12 over five dominant innings, and the Boston Red Sox moved 50 games over .500 by completing a sweep of the lowly Baltimore Orioles with a 4-1 victory on Sunday. Sale (12-4) was placed on the DL on July 28 with left … Continue reading BALTIMORE | Sale returns, fans 12 in 5 innings, Red Sox beat Orioles 4-1