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Boston Red Sox ALCS: Bring on Astroworld

Boston Red Sox ALCS: Bring on Astroworld

After finishing off the New York Yankees in four games, the Boston Red Sox must now get ready for a rematch against the Houston Astros in the ALCS. Boston Red Sox fans can finally take a deep breath after a nerve-racking ninth inning in Game 4 of the American League Division Series against the New York Yankees. At least for now. After a quick 4-0 start, the usually reliant Craig Kimbrel struggled mightily in the final frame, almost surrendering the winning run on one swing of the bat. Thankfully, with the help of Giancarlo Stanton once again striking out […]

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ASTROS v. RED SOX: Houston and Boston to Face Off in ALCS

ASTROS v. RED SOX: Houston and Boston to face off in ALCS

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — The Astros will face off against the Red Sox in the American League Championship Series after Boston toppled the Yankees on Tuesday night in Game 4. Limited individual tickets for the ALCS home games will go on sale today at 9 a.m. Fans can purchase their tickets by phone at 1-877-9ASTROS or online at www.astros.com/postseason . Don’t wait until the last minute to purchase your tickets as they will not be available for purchase at the Minute Maid Park box office. Here’s the full ALCS schedule. Game 1 will be Saturday, Oct. 13 at 7:09 […]

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How the Boston Red Sox Brought Division Series Drama and Despair to the Bronx

How the Boston Red Sox Brought Division Series Drama and Despair to the Bronx

At least we got an inning. Up until the bottom of the ninth inning at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday night, baseball’s division series round hadn’t exactly given fans their fill of October drama. Three series had already ended in three-game sweeps; Houston over Cleveland, Los Angeles over Atlanta, and Milwaukee making quick work of Colorado. And the Boston Red Sox were about to close out the series with their bitter division rivals, the New York Yankees, in four games. Boston’s victory felt all but inevitable. The Red Sox took a 4-1 lead into the bottom of the ninth of […]

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Boston Celtics: 3 Players That Need to Step up as Gordon Hayward Recovers His Powers

Boston Celtics: 3 Players that Need to Step up as Gordon Hayward Recovers His Powers

The Boston Celtics will need other players to step up as Gordon Hayward works to regain his pre-injury form. Here are the players who can take some of the heat off Hayward so he can recover at his own pace. In four preseason games, it became quite clear that Gordon Hayward is not as far along in his recovery as he may have hoped. Hayward’s second surgery, an unanticipated procedure to remove the hardware in his surgically-repaired left ankle, set his recovery plan back weeks. According to ESPN’s Zach Lowe, Hayward did not start playing one-on-one until August 28th […]

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Red Sox Survive Yanks’ Late Rally to Reach ALCS

Red Sox survive Yanks’ late rally to reach ALCS

NEW YORK — Boston Red Sox fans don’t have any fingernails left after a stomach-churning bottom of the ninth, but their team is moving on the American League Championship Series. The winningest team in Red Sox franchise history held on to beat the New York Yankees 4-3 to clinch the Division Series. They survived a two-run rally by the Yankees in the final inning, including a final-out instant review play at first base that held off the celebration in the middle of the diamond until the out call at first base on Gleyber Torres ‘ slow roller could be […]

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Yankees vs. Red Sox: Sam Adams and Brooklyn Brewery Made a Beer Bet and Here’s What’s at Stake

Yankees vs. Red Sox: Sam Adams and Brooklyn Brewery made a beer bet and here’s what’s at stake

Boomer and Gio: The Red Sox throttle the Yankees With the Boston Red Sox up 2-1 in the ALDS, the Brooklyn Brewery will be watching Tuesday’s Game 4 with a lot of apprehension. Keeping up with the 2018 theme of beer bets between opposing cities, the brewery has stakes riding on this series due to a friendly wager with Boston’s Samuel Adams. The hostility started with some banter from Samuel Adams at the beginning of the series. Hey @BrooklynBrewery wanna hear a joke? New York’s baseball team. — Samuel Adams Beer (@SamuelAdamsBeer) October 5, 2018 But the Brooklyn Brewery […]

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Boston College Men’s Soccer Tops NC State in ACC Play

Boston College Men’s Soccer tops NC State in ACC Play

After three consecutive one goal losses against ranked ACC foes, Boston College men’s soccer was finally able to get a win against #17 NC State on Friday night in Newton.Despite being out-possessed for much of the first 15 minutes or so, the Eagles were able to get the first shot on goal by Trevor Davock from just outside the penalty box.As the first half continued on, the Eagles began to take over, as Simon Enstrom forced a save over the crossbar and Joshua Forbes forced a save on a loose ball off a corner kick. In the 61st minute, […]

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Your Tuesday ALDS guide: Will The Red Sox Eliminate The Yankees?

Your Tuesday ALDS guide: Will the Red Sox eliminate the Yankees?

With the other three division series wrapped up in just 10 games among them, we’re left with the drawn-out drama of the Red Sox aiming to eliminate the Yankees in New York for the first time (in their first opportunity) since 2004. If you’re looking for a sign that this might be Boston’s year, look no further if they pull it off on Tuesday night. The most important thing of the day: A Red Sox series victory would create a matchup in the American League Championship Series almost exactly like the one already on tap in the National League […]

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What the Red Sox said about Brock Holt’s cycle

What the Red Sox said about Brock Holt’s cycle

Brock Holt of the Boston Red Sox celebrates with teammate Ian Kinsler after hitting a two run home run against the New York Yankees. Brock Holt did it differently. Instead of using the silent strategy baseball players employ when closing in on a rare achievement, the Red Sox utility man asked his teammates for a boost as he chased the cycle on Monday night. Boston led 14-1 in the ninth inning when Holt stepped into the box to face Yankees backup catcher Austin Romine. Holt, who started at second base in Game 3, already had a single, double, and […]

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Boston Pummels Yankees, Lead Series

Boston pummels Yankees, lead series

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Nathan Eovaldi (17) delivers against the New York Yankees. NEW YORK — Brock Holt became the first player to hit for the cycle in a postseason game and the Boston Red Sox routed the New York Yankees, 16-1, Monday to grab a 2-1 lead in their best-of-five AL Division Series. Andrew Benintendi lined a three-run double and Holt tripled home two more in a seven-run fourth inning that quickly turned the latest playoff matchup between these longtime rivals into a laugher. Handed a big early lead, Nathan Eovaldi shut down his former team during […]

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