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BOSTON | World Series MVP Pearce stays with Red Sox for $6.25M

BOSTON — World Series MVP Steve Pearce is staying with the Red Sox. The journeyman first baseman agreed to a $6.25 million, one-year contract with Boston on Friday. The 35-year-old Pearce was a free agent after completing a $12.5 million, two-year deal that he got from Toronto in December 2016. He earned an additional $150,000 … Continue reading BOSTON | World Series MVP Pearce stays with Red Sox for $6.25M

LOS ANGELES | Trump assails Roberts’ moves in Dodgers’ 9-6 loss to Red Sox

LOS ANGELES— Working on a one-hitter with a 4-0 lead, Rich Hill had just set down Eduardo Nunez swinging for the first out of the seventh inning. Dodgers manager Dave Roberts had seen enough. Walking to the mound, he signaled to the bullpen and Hill was gone. “Big mistake!” President Donald Trump tweeted. It was … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Trump assails Roberts’ moves in Dodgers’ 9-6 loss to Red Sox

LOS ANGELES | The Latest: Red Sox take commanding 3-1 Series lead over LA

LOS ANGELES— The Latest on Game 4 of the World Series (all times local): 10:20 p.m. Steve Pearce hit a tying homer in the eighth and a three-run double in the ninth, and the Boston Red Sox rallied from a four-run deficit in the seventh inning for a 9-6 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | The Latest: Red Sox take commanding 3-1 Series lead over LA

LOS ANGELES | The Latest: Red Sox-Dodgers tied at 1 after Bradley homer

LOS ANGELES — The Latest on the World Series (all times local): 8:12 p.m. Jackie Bradley Jr. has tied up Game 3 of the World Series. The Boston outfielder hit a two-out homer off Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen in the eighth inning, evening the score at 1-1. The Dodgers went to Jansen to attempt a … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | The Latest: Red Sox-Dodgers tied at 1 after Bradley homer

NEW YORK | Moreland out for Red Sox, Hicks for Yanks in Game 3 of ALDS

NEW YORK — Boston Red Sox first baseman Mitch Moreland is out of the lineup for Game 3 of the AL Division Series against the New York Yankees. Moreland, a left-handed hitter with a good glove, was removed from Game 2 after he hurt his right hamstring running the bases. Right-handed hitter Steve Pearce is … Continue reading NEW YORK | Moreland out for Red Sox, Hicks for Yanks in Game 3 of ALDS

NEW YORK | Judge returns for Yanks, Betts sits for Red Sox after delay

NEW YORK — Afternoon showers in the Bronx were just what Aaron Judge needed to get back into the New York Yankees’ lineup. For Boston Red Sox star Mookie Betts, it was just the opposite. Judge was set to play and Betts to sit out when the Yankees and Red Sox opened a three-game series … Continue reading NEW YORK | Judge returns for Yanks, Betts sits for Red Sox after delay

NEW YORK | APNewsBreak: Yanks still under threshold; Red Sox, Nats over

NEW YORK  — The New York Yankees are set to achieve their goal of coming under baseball’s luxury tax threshold for the first time since the penalty started in 2003. Boston and Washington remain the only teams on track to pay the tax his year, according to Aug. 31 figures compiled by the commissioner’s office … Continue reading NEW YORK | APNewsBreak: Yanks still under threshold; Red Sox, Nats over

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