Looking for a quick roundup of news about the Boston Red Sox? Here are a few articles that should curb your hunger for the moment. Which of these do you think is the most pertinent to you? The way a fan is reacting to the grand slam, the way the players are reacting to a roster change, or the fact that Boston beat out Detroit?
According to baseball writer Peter Gammons, some Boston Red Sox players are upset about Jhonny Peralta's inclusion on Detroit's postseason roster after a 50-game suspension for his connection to the Biogenesis scandal.
From early August through the last week of the regular season, Peralta accepted and served his suspension by Major League Baseball. When the 50 games were completed, it was up to his organization, the Detroit Tigers, whether to include him on the postseason roster. Read More
Once again this October, one run was enough.
The Boston Red Sox scored it -- and now they lead an AL Championship Series that seemed to be slipping away last weekend.
John Lackey edged Justin Verlander in the latest duel of these pitching-rich playoffs, and Boston's bullpen shut down Detroit's big boppers with the game on the line to lift the Red Sox over the Tigers 1-0 Tuesday for a 2-1 advantage in the ALCS. Read More
Boston police officer Steve Horgan never imagined that a simple gesture celebrating a thrilling comeback by the Red Sox would create such a buzz.
Horgan raised his arms over his head in jubilation after David Ortiz’s eighth-inning grand slam tied Sunday’s AL championship series game against the Detroit Tigers and sparked the Red Sox to a 6-5 win, tying the series at one game apiece. Read More