As the Boston Red Sox aim for a franchise-record number of victories, Rick Porcello got a taste of two-way play while stifling the Philadelphia Phillies.
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Pinch-hitter Brock Holt hit a tiebreaking solo homer, Rick Porcello threw seven impressive innings and the major league-leading Boston Red Sox beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-1 Tuesday night.
Before hearing from Cubs 1B Anthony Rizzo (32:14), Karl Ravech & Tim Kurkjian discuss the five biggest developments from the weekend, weigh in on Willie Mays' plea and more (:35). Plus, Todd Radom unveils the most notable uniform in Cardinals' history and moderates the latest uniform & logo trivia question (34:49).
Aaron Judge says the goal is to beat Boston. It's not impossible, but resting up for the wild-card game and (hopefully) beyond could be wiser.
John Brickley breaks down a busy Sunday that featured Chris Sale's return and David Bote's big moment.
As we track teams that could hit triple-digit wins or losses, the Red Sox have managed to pick up their torrid pace while helping the Orioles sink to new lows.
Chris Sale celebrated his return from the disabled list by striking out 12 over five dominant innings, and the Red Sox moved 50 games over .500 by completing a sweep of the lowly Orioles with a 4-1 victory Sunday.
After missing the past two weeks with inflammation in his pitching shoulder, Red Sox ace Chris Sale struck out 12 batters over five innings in Sunday's game against the Orioles.
J.D. Martinez hit two home runs, including a tiebreaking, two-run drive in the eighth inning, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-4 Saturday night for a doubleheader sweep.
David Price struck out 10 over six sparkling innings, Jackie Bradley Jr. hit two solo homers and the Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-0 Saturday in the opener of a split doubleheader.
Xander Bogaerts and Andrew Benintendi each hit three-run homers, Brock Holt connected in a six-run sixth inning and the Boston Red Sox overpowered the Baltimore Orioles 19-12 on Friday night.
Keith Law & Karl Ravech discuss Mookie Betts' big night, the Yankees' power, the next chapter for Felix Hernandez & more (:14). Plus, Meghan Montemurro with some "Inside Heat" on the Phillies (26:08).
John Brickley breaks down Thursday's action, including the hardest hit HR ever measured and a rare happening for the Red Sox.
Can Boston set the MLB wins record? Who will emerge as the NL's top team? MVP? And who ya got -- hits or whiffs? Baseball minds want to know.
Mookie Betts homered in the ninth inning to complete his first career cycle during the Toronto Blue Jays' 8-5 win over the Boston Red Sox on Thursday night.
With Chris Sale expected to rejoin the rotation this weekend, the Red Sox moved Drew Pomeranz to the bullpen while Brian Johnson will continue to start.
Keith Law and Jerry Crasnick marvel at the youth movement on display in the NL East, discuss the backslide of the Mariners, Boston's pace and more (:18). Plus, Sarah Langs' "Numbers Game" (18:46) and an interesting chat with game developer Rob Daviau (30:07).
John Brickley breaks down Wednesday's action, including a streaking A's team, an unbeatable Red Sox squad and a youngster doing it all.