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Chicago White Sox's J.B. Shuck scores on a single by teammate Tyler Flowers, as Boston Red Sox catcher Ryan Hanigan, left, looks for the ball during the seventh inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Monday, July 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

White Sox outlast Red Sox 10-8

Monday, July 27, 2015

BOSTON — Adam Eaton had three hits and drove in two runs to lift the Chicago White Sox to a 10-8 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Monday night. It was the fifth straight win for the White Sox, coming off a four-game sweep at home over Cleveland. Eaton had a triple, double and single to key Chicago’s 15-hit …

Angels acquire Shane Victorino from Red Sox for stretch run

Monday, July 27, 2015

ANAHEIM, Calif. — The Los Angeles Angels acquired veteran outfielder Shane Victorino and more than $3.8 million from the Boston Red Sox on Monday for infielder Josh Rutledge. The 34-year-old Victorino is a two-time World Series champion, a two-time All-Star and a four-time Gold Glove winner. He has spent the past three years …

Hall of Famer Pedro Martinez to have number ‘45’ retired at Fenway

Monday, July 27, 2015

BOSTON (AP) — Pedro Martinez’s Hall of Fame career took off in the late 1990s in a ballpark usually know for offensive numbers. From Ted Williams to Carl Yastrzemski to Jim Rice, the Boston Red Sox have retired numbers — placing them along the facade of the right-field roof deck in hitter-friendly Fenway …

Kendrys Morales homers on birthday in Royals’ 7-4 win over Red Sox

Saturday, June 20, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kendrys Morales homered on his 32nd birthday and the Kansas City Royals rallied to beat the Boston Red Sox 7-4 on Saturday night. Morales hit a two-run, tie-breaking shot in a five-run fifth off …

Rodriguez pitches well in Boston’s 7-3 victory over Royals

Friday, June 19, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Eduardo Rodriguez pitched capably into the seventh inning, Mookie Betts had a career-best four hits and the Boston Red Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 7-3 on Friday night. Rodriguez (3-1), who gave …

Buchholz, Red Sox beat Braves for 2nd win in 10 games

Thursday, June 18, 2015

ATLANTA (AP) — Clay Buchholz pitched seven strong innings and the Boston Red Sox, after benching third baseman Pablo Sandoval, beat Atlanta 5-2 Thursday night for their second win in 10 games. Manager John Farrell didn’t play Sandoval …

Markakis, Ciriaco power Braves past Red Sox 5-2

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

ATLANTA — Boston Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington told a group of reporters late Wednesday afternoon that he is fully to blame for the team’s poor performance this season. By the bottom of the seventh inning, however, …

GM Ben Cherington takes blame for Red Sox’s struggles

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

ATLANTA — Boston Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington said he deserves most of the blame with his club struggling for the second straight year. Entering Wednesday, Boston is 99-129 since winning the 2013 World Series under manager John Farrell. “I’m more responsible than anyone else for that,” …

Brock Holt hits for cycle, Boston ends slide with win over Braves

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

BOSTON — Boston Red Sox fans seemed too excited about the end of a long losing streak to notice the significance of Brock Holt hitting a triple in the eighth inning. Holt was a little surprised himself after …

Braves beat Boston 4-2, send Red Sox to 7th straight loss

Monday, June 15, 2015

BOSTON (AP) — Red Sox manager John Farrell called a pregame meeting with his struggling team. It didn’t help. Boston went out and lost its season-high seventh straight, falling 4-2 to the Atlanta Braves on Monday night. “We’ve …

Red Sox searching for answers, lose 5th straight

Sunday, June 14, 2015

BOSTON (AP) — The results are far from what the Boston Red Sox figured. Yet as the losses add up, they keep insisting they’re better than their record. Russell Martin delivered the go-ahead hit for the second straight …

John Farrell, Wade Miley shout it out as Red Sox get swept by Orioles

Thursday, June 11, 2015

BALTIMORE — John Farrell made a decision. Wade Miley didn’t like it. The argument that ensued added a healthy measure of intrigue to Boston’s latest loss. Miley gave up three solo home runs before being pulled, and the …

Red Sox denied by Orioles’ defense in 5-2 loss

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

BALTIMORE — This is how badly things are going for the Boston Red Sox: Two singles and a liner to the gap in right-center turns into a 1-2-3 inning for the opposition. The Baltimore Orioles put on a …