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Red Sox Wrap: Boston’s Bats Carry Team To 10-8 Victory Over Blue Jays

Red Sox Wrap: Boston’s Bats Carry Team To 10-8 Victory Over Blue Jays

After a dismal end to their series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Boston Red Sox bounced back Monday night in their series opener with a 10-8 win over the Toronto Blue Jays. Boston’s bat found all corners of Fenway Park, racking up 13 hits in Game 1 against Toronto. Rick Porcello was handed the win, while Toronto’s Trent Thornton took the loss. The Sox climb to 51-43 with the win, while the Jays fall to 35-60 with the loss. Here’s how it all went down: GAME IN A WORD Nerve-wracking Boston had a hefty lead going into the […]

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Robert Williams made solid strides during summer league

Robert Williams made solid strides during summer league

Celtics center Robert Williams dunks against the Grizzlies during summer league play in Las Vegas. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images) LAS VEGAS — This was a significant summer league for Celtics second-year center Robert Williams , who received extensive playing time at this level for the first time in his brief NBA career. The most playing time he’s received is with G League Maine. And there were times with the Celtics last season when he missed games with an assortment of nagging injuries. And he was even limited to one game during last year’s summer league because of a knee injury. […]

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Carsen Edwards impresses at Summer League, earns guaranteed contract with Celtics

Carsen Edwards impresses at Summer League, earns guaranteed contract with Celtics

While he fell to the second round (drafted No. 33), scouts were sure Carsen Edwards would find a place in the NBA — he plays hard and can shoot the rock. Which is what he’s done at Summer League in Las Vegas, averaging 18 points a game on 52 percent shooting overall and better than 40 percent from three. He has shown he can make tough shots, a skill it takes a lot of rookies time to learn in the NBA (where defenses make most shots harder). His playmaking is a work in progress, but Edwards has been one […]

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Woman struck by foul ball at Red Sox game

Woman struck by foul ball at Red Sox game

BOSTON (WHDH) – A woman received medical attention after being struck by a foul ball during Saturday’s Red Sox game. Red Sox officials said the woman received “immediate medical attention” and was doing after being struck by a foul ball as the Red Sox played the Dodgers at Fenway Park. Officials said the woman was doing “ok.” (Copyright (c) 2019 Sunbeam Television. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

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Red Sox Journal: Boston acquires Cashner for 2 minor leaguers

Red Sox Journal: Boston acquires Cashner for 2 minor leaguers

Andrew Cashner was 9-3 with a 3.83 ERA in 17 starts with the Orioles this season. The Canadian Press via AP/Fred Thornhill Hide caption BOSTON — The Red Sox acquired right-handed pitcher Andrew Cashner on Saturday, a move the club feels will both complete its starting rotation and lend help to an overworked bullpen. Boston received Cashner and cash considerations from the Orioles for infielder Noelberth Romero and outfielder Elio Prado. The 32-year-old Cashner is expected to start on Tuesday at Fenway Park during a four-game series with the Blue Jays. “He’s excited to be here, excited to pitch, […]

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David Ortiz Offered Glowing Review Of This Red Sox Star From Hospital

David Ortiz Offered Glowing Review Of This Red Sox Star From Hospital

The performances of one Boston Red Sox player are lifting David Ortiz’s spirits. Sam Kennedy revealed to The Athletic’s Steve Buckley that Ortiz raved about Rafael Devers at length during a conversation the Red Sox president had with the club icon last Saturday at Massachusetts General Hospital. Devers, 22, has been among the team’s standouts in 2019, and his progression has thrilled Ortiz. “He went on about Devers for about 15 minutes,” Kennedy said in an story Buckley published Thursday. “He’s very excited about how he’s played this year.” Devers is hitting .324 with 16 home runs and 62 […]

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Father of Celtics’ Draftee Tremont Waters Found Dead in Connecticut Hotel Room

Father of Celtics’ Draftee Tremont Waters Found Dead in Connecticut Hotel Room

undefined The father of newly-drafted Celtics point guard Tremont Waters was found dead in a hotel room in West Haven, Conn. –where the Waters family resides– on Thursday, police said according to a report from WTNH . Police say 49-year-old Ed Waters was prounounced dead after police responded to a report of an injured/ill person at 12:04 p.m., per reports. Authorities are investigating the untimely death and it is considered to be an active case. The cause of death is uncertain at this time and no further details surrounding the elder Waters’ passing have been release. Waters’ son, Tremont, […]

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Red Sox hit 3 HRs, beat Dodgers 8-1 in World Series rematch

Red Sox hit 3 HRs, beat Dodgers 8-1 in World Series rematch

Boston Red Sox’s Jackie Bradley Jr. , left, gets back safely to first base as Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Max Muncy hangs on to the ball after a pickoff attempt during the seventh inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park, Friday, July 12, 2019, in Boston. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola) BOSTON (AP) — The first round of the rematch between Los Angeles and Boston turned out much like the 2018 World Series. The Red Sox beat the Dodgers handily. Xander Bogaerts hit a three-run homer, Eduardo Rodriguez struck out 10 and the Red Sox beat the Dodgers 8-1 […]

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VFL Grant Williams officially signs rookie contract with Celtics

VFL Grant Williams officially signs rookie contract with Celtics

KNOXVILLE, Tennessee — It’s official. Grant Williams is a Boston Celtic. The VFL posted this video to his Instagram on Thursday night, sharing the moment he signed his rookie contract. The Celtics made the announcement official shortly afterward. While team policy states the terms of the deal will not be disclosed, Spotrac.com estimates Williams could make as much as $4.878 million over the course of his two year contract.

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David Ortiz ‘Recovering Well’ After Third Surgery At Mass General

David Ortiz ‘Recovering Well’ After Third Surgery At Mass General

BOSTON (CBS) – Red Sox icon David Ortiz is recovering after he underwent a third surgery this week to treat a gunshot wound that has left him hospitalized for more than a month. Ortiz’s wife Tiffany said on Thursday the surgery was due to complications resulting from a June 9 shooting in the Dominican Republic . David Ortiz. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images for Mastercard) “We continue to be incredibly appreciative of the kindness and compassion shown to David and to our entire family during this difficult time,” Tiffany Ortiz said, adding he is “recovering well and is in […]

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