Tim Kurkjian fills in for Buster to talk with Karl Ravech about another magical night for Mookie Betts, a disastrous one for his former team, bad bullpens and the crazy schedule ahead of the Cardinals. Plus, Todd Radom tells Tim and Troy about Houston's ballparks before giving the weekly quiz (23:40).
2020 ScheduleAll times ET
Hunter Renfroe hit two homers and drove in three runs, Mike Zunino belted a three-run shot over the Green Monster and out of Fenway Park and the surging Tampa Bay Rays beat the struggling Boston Red Sox 17-5 on Thursday to complete a four-game series...
Unable to rehab inside the Red Sox's facility in Fort Myers, Florida, due to the coronavirus pandemic, ace Chris Sale said he is working his way back from Tommy John surgery the best he can. Sale hopes to throw off a mound for the first time next month.
Believe it or not, we're less than three weeks from the Aug. 31 trade deadline. Will there be a fire sale in Boston? And which of the many contenders will try to upgrade?
Eric and Tristan discuss risers in their rest of season ranks, players you can feel fine in dropping and preview the weekend..
Marly Rivera ESPN Writer
Yankees probable starters vs. Red Sox: Friday: RHP Gerrit Cole (3-0, 3.22) Saturday: LHP James Paxton (0-1, 7.84) Sunday: LHP J.A. Happ (0-1, 10.29) Monday: TBD
Yankees win again, thanks to a phenomenal bullpen performance. Clint Frazier is back with a vengeance -- like, literally, and we give you a little nugget as to what happened when he was sent down last June. We use THE YANKEE TRANSLATOR on the manager's comments on Judge & Frazier. We also remind you that you should really listen since we smelled something fishy on Judge yesterday. Finally, when is DJ Lemahieu getting a contract extension?
Blake Snell pitched five shutout innings and the Tampa Bay Rays backed him with a trio of 400-foot homers to beat the Boston Red Sox 8-5 on Wednesday night and earn their fifth straight victory.
Marly Rivera ESPN Writer
The Red Sox announce they placed outfielder Andrew Benintendi on the 10-day injured list with a right rib cage strain. To fill Benintendi's spot on the active roster, the club recalled right-handed pitcher Ryan Weber.
Red Sox outfielder Andrew Benintendi, who is hitting just .103 in 52 plate appearances this season, was placed on the 10-day IL on Wednesday after suffering a strained right rib cage on Tuesday.
Mike Brosseau led off the game with a home run, Yandy Diaz and Hunter Renfroe each had two RBI and the Tampa Bay Rays continued their offensive onslaught against the Boston Red Sox in a 8-2 win Tuesday night.
Kevin Kiermaier hit a tiebreaking, two-run double in the seventh inning, Manuel Margot had four hits and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Boston Red Sox 8-7 on Monday night.
As the races in both leagues start to take shape, we review one player who has delivered more than expected.
Carroll Hardy, a multisport star best known as the only man to pinch hit for Ted Williams, died Sunday at age 87. As a football executive, he helped build the "Orange Crush" defense of the Denver Broncos.
Mitch Moreland hit two home runs, including a walk-off shot over the Green Monster to send the Boston Red Sox past the Toronto Blue Jays 5-3 Sunday.
Five Toronto pitchers combined on a four-hitter and Lourdes Gurriel Jr. scored the tiebreaking run in the eighth inning on a groundout, lifting the Blue Jays over the Boston Red Sox 2-1 on Saturday night.
Alex Verdugo hit two solo homers over the Green Monster, Mitch Moreland had a two-run shot and Boston's beleaguered staff rebounded to lift the Red Sox past the Toronto Blue Jays 5-3 on Friday night.
We discuss Ben Affleck refusing to wear a Yankees hat on Blitz or Prevent. Plus, we react to Kevin Durant's most recent comments.
Martin Perez pitched out of trouble all night, and Alex Verdugo and Michael Chavis homered to help the Boston Red Sox stop a four-game skid Wednesday with a 5-0 victory over the slumping Tampa Bay Rays.
Austin Meadows got two hits after missing the first 10 games of the season with the coronavirus and the Tampa Bay Rays stopped their losing streak at five, beating the Boston Red Sox 5-1 on Tuesday night.
- Other Games