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FILE - At left, in an April 11, 2014, file photo, New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman speaks to the media before a baseball game against the Boston Red Sox, at Yankee Stadium in New York. At right, in an Aug. 19, 2015, file photo, Red Sox President of Baseball Operations Dave Dombrowski speaks during a news conference at Fenway Park in Boston. Being rivals doesn't stop Yankees general manager Brian Cashman and Red Sox president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski from a joint appearance at a fundraiser. (AP Photo/File)

With Dave Dombrowski in Boston, trades with Brian Cashman could slow

Thursday, February 11, 2016

NEW YORK — Now that he’s with the Boston Red Sox, Dave Dombrowski doesn’t expect to be making a lot of trades with Yankees general manager Brian Cashman. During Dombrowski’s 131/2 seasons as Detroit’s GM, the pair made several notable swaps. Cashman obtained outfielder Curtis Granderson from the Tigers in December 2009 and sent reliever Phil Coke and outfielder Austin …

Ski jumping the latest event to step to the plate at Fenway

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

BOSTON — Olympic silver medalist Devin Logan pictures herself standing atop the 140-foot ski jump that towers over Fenway Park’s Green Monster, hitting her jump and then coming to a stop right about where a batter would stand. “Sliding into home plate, coming in safe, hearing the crowd cheer like I just hit …

With David Ortiz retiring, Red Sox prepping youth for future

Thursday, January 21, 2016

BOSTON — The Boston Red Sox want to send Big Papi out as a winner. From the moment designated hitter David Oritz announced that this will be his last season, his team and teammates have been thinking about a fitting way to send him into retirement. Their conclusion: No specially commissioned rocking chair …

Dustin Pedroia hits 2 HRs as Red Sox beat Orioles 10-1

Thursday, September 17, 2015

BALTIMORE — On a night when the old guard of the Boston Red Sox provided the offensive firepower, a rookie pitcher offered a hopeful glimpse of the future. Dustin Pedroia homered twice and had a season-high five RBIs …

Stolen Red Sox World Series ring found during drug raid

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

QUINCY (AP) — Police conducting a raid at a suspected drug dealer’s home south of Boston made an unusual discovery — a stolen 2004 Red Sox World Series ring. Quincy police had been watching the home for several months, and on Tuesday they executed a search warrant after …

Chris Davis’ single in 13th lifts Orioles past Red Sox 6-5

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

BALTIMORE — Chris Davis singled in the winning run in the 13th inning, and the Baltimore Orioles got home runs from Manny Machado and Steve Pearce in a 6-5 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday night. …

Kevin Gausman, Orioles beat Red Sox 2-0

Monday, September 14, 2015

BALTIMORE — The baseball season is winding down a little bit faster for Eduardo Rodriguez than the rest of the Boston Red Sox. Rodriguez allowed one run against the Baltimore Orioles before being pulled in the sixth inning …

Rusney Castillo has key hit in 13th, Red Sox beat Rays 2-0

Sunday, September 13, 2015

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Rusney Castillo made sure Rich Hill’s comeback start ended in a victory. Castillo had a go-ahead two-run single in the 13th inning, and Hill was strong in his first start in six years as …

David Ortiz becomes 27th player with 500 homers as Red Sox pound Rays

Saturday, September 12, 2015

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz has become the 27th player in major league history to hit 500 home runs. Ortiz reached the milestone with his second homer in Saturday night’s game at Tampa …

Rays use five-run 8th to beat Red Sox 8-4

Friday, September 11, 2015

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Junichi Tazawa was charged with a blown save in his third straight appearance. He gave up three runs in Tampa Bay’s five-run eighth inning Friday night and the Reds beat the Boston Red Sox 8-4 on Friday night. Tazawa’s recent efforts have raised the …

David Ortiz hits HR No. 498; Red Sox crush Blue Jays 10-4

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

BOSTON — David Ortiz hit his 498th career home run, a three-run shot to cap a four-run third inning, and the Boston Red Sox beat AL East-leading Toronto 10-4 on Wednesday night, sending the Blue Jays to just …

Blue Jays score 4 in 10th; beat Red Sox 5-1

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

BOSTON — Josh Donaldson was confused trying to explain that his ball caromed off the top of the Green Monster. It didn’t matter because the AL East-leading Toronto Blue Jays scored after that crazy play in the 10th …

Red Sox 2B Pedroia back after missing 7 weeks

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

BOSTON (AP) — Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia is back in the lineup for Tuesday’s game against AL East-leading Toronto after missing seven weeks with a strained right hamstring. The 32-year-old Pedroia was activated from the 15-day disabled list before the game after missing 57 games. …