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Boston Red Sox's Daniel Nava (29) and Jonathan Herrera celebrate after scoring on a double by Jackie Bradley Jr., off a pitch by Chicago White Sox second baseman Leury Garcia, pitching in relief, during the 14th inning of a baseball game Thursday, April 17, 2014, in Chicago. The Red Sox won 6-4. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Jackie Bradley Jr. gets winning hit as Red Sox beat Chicago in 14 innings

Thursday, April 17, 2014

CHICAGO — Jackie Bradley Jr. hit a two-run double off Chicago infielder Leury Garcia in the top of the 14th inning and the Boston Red Sox outlasted the White Sox 6-4 in a game that lasted 5 hours and 17 minutes Wednesday night. With the score tied at 4 after 13 innings, the White Sox ran out of pitchers after … 0

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 … 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

Ortiz ends 0-for-8 start; Red Sox beat Braves 4-1

Friday, March 7, 2014

FORT MYERS, Fla. — David Ortiz ended an 0-for-8 spring training start with a double in the fourth inning as the Boston Red Sox beat the Atlanta Braves 4-1 Friday. Ortiz had struck out four times and walked … 0

Rich Hill arrives at Red Sox camp following son’s death

Thursday, March 6, 2014

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Red Sox pitcher Rich Hill starts spring training with a heavy heart. Hill reported to Boston’s camp on Thursday following the death of son Brooks, who was less than 2 months old when he died on Feb. 24. “We had a son on Dec. … 0

Red Sox stars absent in 0-0 tie with Marlins

Thursday, March 6, 2014

JUPITER, Fla. — Nathan Eovaldi was inefficient but effective Thursday. The Marlins right-hander managed the rare feat of throwing 36 pitches in the first inning without giving up a run. He escaped a bases-loaded jam, and Miami and … 0

West Springfield native Chris Capuano makes first start for Red Sox

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

JUPITER, Fla. — Shelby Miller finally got a chance to pitch against the Boston Red Sox. The St. Louis Cardinals right-hander gave up a leadoff home run in his spring training debut Wednesday, then retired eight in a … 0

Clay Buchholz gets first taste of spring training in 8-0 Red Sox loss to Rays

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Chris Archer pitched two scoreless innings in his spring training debut, Jose Molina reached base three times and scored twice, and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Boston Red Sox 8-0 Tuesday. Archer, … 0

Red Sox starter Jake Peavy cuts finger while preparing to fish

Monday, March 3, 2014

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Jake Peavy arrived at Boston’s spring training complex on Monday with a large white bandage covering his left index finger, the result of a weekend accident. The right-hander, scratched from his scheduled spring training … 0

Brandon Workman struggles as Red Sox fall to Pirates, 7-6

Monday, March 3, 2014

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Pedro Alvarez and Russell Martin hit two-run homers off Brandon Workman, who started in place of injured Jake Peavy, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Boston Red Sox 7-6 Monday. Pittsburgh leadoff batter Starling … 0

Mike Pelfrey goes 2 shutout innings, Twins beat Red Sox

Friday, February 28, 2014

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Mike Pelfrey pitched two scoreless innings in his spring debut as the Minnesota Twins beat the Boston Red Sox 8-2 on Friday. “I wanted to work fast, pick up my tempo, and I thought … 0

Red Sox manager John Farrell satisfied after sweep of Northeastern, Boston College

Thursday, February 27, 2014

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Outfielder Grady Sizemore returned to the field for the first time since 2011 as the World Series champion Boston Red Sox started off their spring schedule Thursday, beating Northeastern 5-2 and then defeating Boston … 0

Grady Sizemore back on the field in Red Sox 5-2 win over Northeastern

Thursday, February 27, 2014

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Grady Sizemore returned to action for the first time in more than two years, playing three innings in left field and going hitless in two at-bats Thursday for the Boston Red Sox in … 0