Jacoby Ellsbury Continues Hot Month of June as Boston Red Sox Pick Up 11-4 Win

Jacoby Ellsbury Red Sox June

The Boston Red Sox had a bit of hit-parade on Tuesday night against the Colorado Rockies as they notched a season-high 20 hits on their way to an 11-4 victory. Every Red Sox batter recorded a hit and only Jarrod Saltalamacchia and David Ortiz failed to earn two […]

Tampa Bay Rays End Toronto Blue Jays’ 11-Game Winning Streak

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Many people were worried about the Toronto Blue Jays at the start of the 2013 MLB season. After being one of the most active teams in the league in the offseason, through trades and free agency, the Blue Jays were expected to be competing […]

Boston Red Sox Fall Victim to Blown Call in Loss to Detroit Tigers

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If the Boston Red Sox were going to fall to the Detroit Tigers on Sunday afternoon, the majority people would have been expected it to be because they weren’t able to put runs on the board. After all, the Sox […]

Vinnie Pestano Has First Bad Outing As Cleveland Indians’ Closer, Still Gets Save

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With the ongoing legal drama with Cleveland Indians regular closer Chris Perez, the Indians had to give the closing duties to someone else on their staff. They settled on fourth-year reliever Vinnie Pestano to be the man saving games in […]

Shane Victorino Leads Boston Red Sox to Win Over Detroit Tigers

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The Boston Red Sox placed right fielder Shane Victorino on the DL in the middle of May due to a hamstring injury. Though Victorino was one of the biggest free agent signings Boston made this past offseason, it didn’t struggle […]

Andrew Bailey Out as Boston Red Sox Closer After Blowing Another Save

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The Boston Red Sox held a 3-2 lead over the Detroit Tigers coming into the bottom of the ninth. That’s when Boston closer Andrew Bailey came to the mound, allowed a five-pitch walk to Victor Martinez and then, with a 1-2 […]

Jose Iglesias’ 18-Game Hitting Streak Ends as Boston Red Sox Take Loss to Tampa Bay Rays

Jose Iglesias Boston Red Sox

Coming into this season, Boston Red Sox infielder Jose Iglesias hadn’t had much success in the MLB with the bat. In 2011 and 2012 combined, he had played in just 35 games with 74 at-bats. Over that span, he had […]

Boston Red Sox Take Rain-Delayed Game 1 of Doubleheader with Tampa Bay Rays

Boston Red Sox Rain Delay

The Boston Red Sox came into the first leg of their doubleheader with the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday and started out strong, taking a 4-1 lead over 4.1 innings behind relatively solid pitching from Alfredo Aceves a RBI from […]

St. Louis Cardinals’ Shelby Miller Dominant Before Early Exit

Shelby Miller Cardinals Cubs

In MLB, there’s outstanding starting pitching and then there’s a level above where the starting pitching absolutely carries a team. Through the first 70 games of the 2013 season, the St. Louis Cardinals have, without question, been on that second […]

Boston Red Sox’s Jon Lester Continues Downward Spiral in Loss to Baltimore Orioles

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Coming into their four-game series with the Baltimore Orioles, the Boston Red Sox knew that they would need to put up a good showing to keep the Orioles from gaining too much ground on them in the AL East. After […]

Felix Hernandez Definitely Back on Track as Seattle Mariners Shut Out Oakland A’s

King Felix Mariners

The Seattle Mariners knew coming into the 2013 MLB season that any of the success they would have would likely be spawned from the top of their starting rotation. With Felix Hernandez and the emerging Hisashi Iwakuma taking up the […]

Baltimore Orioles Continue to Gain Ground With 2-0 Win Vs. Boston Red Sox

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The Baltimore Orioles knew that performing well in their four-game series with the Boston Red Sox would bode well for them as it would close the gap between them and the division leaders. After pulling out an extra-innings win on […]