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Chicago White Sox's Alexei Ramirez celebrates after scoring the game-winning run off a throwing error by Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts during the ninth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Chicago. Chicago won 2-1. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

White Sox slip past Red Sox 2-1 on error in 9th

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

CHICAGO — Alexei Ramirez scored the winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning on a throwing error and the Chicago White Sox edged the Boston Red Sox 2-1 on a frigid Tuesday night. Tied at one, Red Sox reliever Burke Badenhop (0-2) allowed a one-out single to Ramirez. After Tyler Flowers stuck out, Chris Capuano replaced Badenhop. Capuano … 0

Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig calls replay start ‘remarkable’

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

NEW YORK — Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig says the sport’s new replay system is working well despite a few problems during its first two weeks. While baseball began video review late in the 2008 season, it was limited to potential home runs and boundary calls. The new system that began March 30 vastly expands the types of plays that managers and umpires can … 0

Sizemore, Gomes HRs lead Red Sox over Yankees 4-2

Saturday, April 12, 2014

NEW YORK — Grady Sizemore’s big hit against an old friend ensured Jon Lester finally had something to show for an impressive effort. Sizemore hit a three-run homer in the sixth inning off CC Sabathia and the Boston Red Sox gave Lester enough run support for his first win of the year, 4-2 over the New York Yankees on Friday night. “Good to … 0

World Series champ Red Sox return for home opener

Thursday, April 3, 2014

BOSTON — The rings will come back out, another World Series championship banner will be hoisted and the Boston Red Sox will celebrate their third title in a decade on Friday when they take the field at Fenway … 0

Mike Napoli’s 4 RBIs lead Red Sox over Orioles 6-2

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

BALTIMORE — Even though the Boston Red Sox insist that they’ve turned the page from last year, their first win of the season was eerily reminiscent of 2013. David Ortiz and Mike Napoli homered, John Lackey threw six … 0

Obama welcomes World Series champion Red Sox

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama welcomed the World Series champion Red Sox to the White House Tuesday, praising their triumph on the field while hailing them as a symbol of their city’s “grit and resilience” in the wake … 0

Defending world champion Red Sox drop season opener

Monday, March 31, 2014

BALTIMORE — Grady Sizemore will never forget his first opening day with the Boston Red Sox. His teammates, however, can’t wait to put the memory of the game behind them. The defending World Series champion Red Sox failed … 0

MLB heats up with full slate of openers

Sunday, March 30, 2014

After a brutal winter of artic blasts and blustery snowstorms, baseball is ready to heat up Monday with its first full slate of games this season. David Ortiz and the World Series champion Boston Red Sox begin their … 0

Grady Sizemore to start in CF for Red Sox

Friday, March 28, 2014

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Grady Sizemore’s long journey back from a series of injuries that almost ended his promising career is complete: He will be the Boston Red Sox’s starting center fielder on opening day. The three-time … 0

Napoli homers in Red Sox 4-0 win over Twins

Friday, March 28, 2014

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Mike Napoli hit a solo homer, his fourth of the spring, to help the Boston Red Sox defeat the Minnesota Twins 4-0 on Friday. The Red Sox gave Grady Sizemore the day off … 0

John Lackey, Will Middlebrooks lead Red Sox past Twins 4-1

Friday, March 28, 2014

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — John Lackey pitched shutout ball into the seventh inning, Will Middlebrooks had two extra-base hits and the Boston Red Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 4-1 on Thursday night. Lackey, the team’s No. 2 … 0

Preview 2014: Red Sox look ahead, not back to 2013 championship

Thursday, March 27, 2014

BOSTON — Last season was one to remember for fans of the Red Sox — and one to forget for the players. Soon after Boston’s third World Series championship in 10 years, that bearded bunch decided to put … 0

Inside the Boston Red Sox

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Boston Red Sox 2013: 97-65, first place (World Series champions). Manager: John Farrell (second season). He’s Here: OF Grady Sizemore, C A.J. Pierzynski, LHP Chris Capuano, RHP Edward Mujica, RHP Burke Badenhop, INF Jonathan Herrera. He’s Outta Here: OF Jacoby Ellsbury, C Jarrod Saltalamacchia, SS Stephen Drew, RHP … 0