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Bogaerts Single Gives Red Sox Extra Inning Win In Toronto

TORONTO (AP) — Told he’d be getting the day off, Xander Bogaerts took a pass on batting practice and other pregame activity before the Red Sox faced the Blue Jays. By the time extra innings arrived, however, Bogaerts was pressed into service. He ended up providing the big hi...

Bogaerts Has Tiebreaking Hit, Red Sox Beat Jays 7-4 In 11

TORONTO (AP) — Told he’d be getting the day off, Xander Bogaerts took a pass on batting practice and other pregame activity before the Red Sox faced the Blue Jays. By the time extra innings arrived, however, Bogaerts was pressed into service. He ended up providing the big...

Red Sox release veteran Allen Craig

A postseason hero for the World Series champion Cardinals in 2011, Craig played against the Red Sox in the '13 Fall Classic, hitting .375 in a series St. Louis lost in six games. But Craig's career has been in a downward spiral since 2014. A left foot injury sustained late in '13...

' 2017 Midseason MLB All-Stars

MLB All-Star voting ended Thursday night and the teams will be announced on MLB Network on Sunday evening. Today, though, we’re offering up the SN Midseason All-Stars. Instead of splitting into NL and AL squads, we’re picking one MLB team, the best of the best at each posit...

All-Star rosters to be unveiled on Sunday

The AL All-Star team will have nine elected starters via the Esurance MLB All-Star Game Ballot, while the NL squad will have eight fan-elected starters. Pitchers and reserves for both teams -- to...

Who You Got? Kenley Jansen or Craig Kimbrel

We've all played the "would you rather" game with baseball players. If you're starting a franchise, who would you rather have? Or for one at bat with the game on the line? What could make that h...

Rodriguez, Borbon lead the way for Monclova

TABASCO, Mexico (AP) -- Manny Rodriguez homered and singled, driving home three runs and scoring a couple as the Acereros del Norte beat the Olmecas de Tabasco 10-5 on Wednesday.Julio Borbon trip...

Josh Bell, Pirates beat Rays

PITTSBURGH -- For the first time this season, Pirates right-hander Ivan Nova didn't pitch into the sixth, but it ultimately didn't matter. The Bucs' lineup scored four runs in the first and their...

Mikie Mahtook continues bid for starting CF job with two hits, highlight-reel catch vs Royals

DETROIT - Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez hit a ball 427 feet off of Justin Verlander on Tuesday at Comerica Park - for an out. With two outs and no runners on in the fifth inning, Miki...

Lowey leads Monclova to 4-1 win over Tabasco

TABASCO, Mexico (AP) -- Josh Lowey struck out 11 hitters over seven innings, leading the Acereros del Norte over the Olmecas de Tabasco in a 4-1 win on Tuesday.Chad Gaudin struck Carlos Penuelas ...

Justin Verlander overcomes tough first vs. KC

DETROIT -- Tigers right-hander Justin Verlander doesn't necessarily believe in the BABIP (batting average on balls put in play) gods, the deification of the law of averages on fluke hits. All he ...