- Red Sox get 5 unearned runs in 7-1 win over Orioles
April 20, 20153:20 PM ET
BOSTON (AP) — Justin Masterson benefited from five unearned runs, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-1 Monday in a soggy Patriots' Day game shortened by rain to 6 1/2 innings.The first pitch was thrown at 11:04 a.m. under cloudy skies on the Massachusetts holiday after Boston Marathon runners already were on the course that passes close by Fenway Park. Rain began falling steadily in the fourth and intensified, and the game was called after a 1-hour, 42-minute wait.
- Adam Jones powers Orioles past Red Sox 8-3
April 19, 20155:08 PM ET
BOSTON (AP) — Adam Jones went 4 for 5 with a three-run double and two-run homer to match his career high with five RBIs, carrying the Baltimore Orioles past the Boston Red Sox 8-3 on Sunday.Ryan Flaherty added a solo homer and Jimmy Paredes three singles for the Orioles, who won for the second straight day after losing the series opener.
- Chris Davis' 2-run homer helps Orioles defeat Red Sox 4-1
April 18, 20157:48 PM ET
BOSTON (AP) — Chris Davis hit a two-run homer, Chris Tillman rebounded from a rough start and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Boston Red Sox 4-1 Saturday.Adam Jones had three singles for the Orioles, who moved back over .500 at 6-5.
- Bogaerts' single in 9th lifts Red Sox over Orioles 3-2
April 17, 201510:58 PM ET
BOSTON (AP) — Xander Bogaerts blooped a winning single with one out in the ninth inning and the Boston Red Sox won a game that included a couple of much harder hits, edging the Baltimore Orioles 3-2 Friday night.Orioles starter Ubaldo Jimenez held the Red Sox hitless for 3 2-3 innings before being ejected when he plunked Pablo Sandoval with a pitch.
- Nationals beat Red Sox 10-5 to avoid sweep
April 15, 20155:02 PM ET
BOSTON (AP) — Wilson Ramos hit a three-run double and Ian Desmond a solo homer during Washington's six-run third inning, and the Nationals beat the Boston Red Sox 10-5 Wednesday to avoid a three-game sweep.Tyler Moore had a two-run homer that helped back Gio Gonzalez (1-1), who gave up five runs — four earned — and six hits in six innings. Nationals right-hander Rafael Martin pitched two scoreless innings in his major league debut, striking out his last five batters.
- Red Sox capitalize on poor fielding, top Nationals 8-7
April 14, 201510:00 PM ET
BOSTON (AP) — Two errors by pitcher Blake Treinen allowed Boston to erase a seventh-inning deficit, and the Red Sox won 8-7 on Tuesday night as the Washington Nationals struggled in the field for the second straight game.Boston went ahead with three unearned runs without a hit in the inning, which included three errors.
- Betts, Ortiz homer as Red Sox win home opener 9-4 over Nats
April 13, 20156:59 PM ET
BOSTON (AP) — Mookie Betts hit a three-run homer, took a two-run shot away from Bryce Harper with a flashy catch and stole two bases on the same pitch, leading the Boston Red Sox to a 9-4 victory over the Washington Nationals on Monday in their home opener.Rick Porcello (1-1) made his Fenway debut one week after signing an $82.5 million, four-year contract, allowing four hits in eight innings. Two of the hits were solo homers by Ryan Zimmerman and Danny Espinosa.
- A-Rod, Yankees break out for 14-4 win over Red Sox
April 13, 20151:05 AM ET
NEW YORK (AP) — Alex Rodriguez has had some startling success early in his return from a yearlong suspension.After New York's breakout night in the Bronx, A-Rod thinks the Yankees are ready to surprise some people around the major leagues, too.
- Hours after NY marathon, Red Sox run over Yanks
April 11, 20156:10 PM ET
NEW YORK (AP) — Brock Holt kept waiting and waiting, hoping for a chance to play. The longest game — by time — in Boston Red Sox history came and went, and he sat on the bench the whole way.Finally given an opportunity, he was plenty fresh.
- After 19-inning win, Red Sox activate RHP Kelly
April 11, 201512:11 PM ET
NEW YORK (AP) — The Boston Red Sox have shuffled their pitching staff following a 19-inning win at Yankee Stadium.The Red Sox activated right-hander Joe Kelly from the 15-day disabled list to start Saturday against New York. Kelly had been out with a strained right biceps.
- Red Sox outlast Yankees 6-5 in 19-inning classic
April 11, 20153:59 AM ET
NEW YORK (AP) — The first game of the season between the Red Sox and Yankees was one to remember — for anyone still awake at the end.In the latest classic matchup of their long and illustrious rivalry, Boston finally outlasted New York 6-5 in 19 innings early Saturday when the game-ending double play was turned at 2:13 a.m.
- Bogaerts, Masterson lead Red Sox over Phillies
April 9, 201511:20 PM ET
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Extra work in the batting cage paid off for Xander Bogaerts.Bogaerts had three hits and three RBIs to back Justin Masterson, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-2 Thursday night.
- Francoeur, Harang lead Phillies over Red Sox
April 8, 201511:16 PM ET
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jeff Francoeur wanted to stick around baseball badly enough that he even tried pitching in the minors.His bat and glove got him back to the majors.
- Red Sox, Porcello agree to 4-year, $82.5 million contract
April 6, 201510:35 PM ET
BOSTON (AP) — Before he even made his first start for the Boston Red Sox, Rick Porcello decided he wanted to stay.The 26-year-old right-hander, who was acquired from Detroit in December and is scheduled to make his Red Sox debut on Wednesday, agreed to a four-year, $82.5 million contract with Boston on Tuesday that runs from 2016-19. The deal was announced hours after the team opened the season with an 8-0 victory over Philadelphia.
- Ramirez, Pedroia 2 HRs each as Buchholz, Red Sox top Phils
April 6, 20156:26 PM ET
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Boston newcomer Hanley Ramirez and Dustin Pedroia each hit two home runs, Clay Buchholz threw three-hit ball over seven innings and the Red Sox beat the Philadelphia Phillies 8-0 in an interleague opener Monday.Buchholz (1-0) showed the Red Sox they don't need to trade for any ace — namely Cole Hamels (0-1). Buchholz struck out nine and pitched like the guy who went 12-1 in 2013.