They didn't make a big move at the deadline, but the Red Sox 'know a lot more about what may or may not be in play . . . going forward'.
Mike Napoli is happy the Red Sox didn't trade him Friday. The Sox are happy, too, as his two-run homer boosts them to a 7-5 victory.
David Ortiz has been a completely different player against left-handers in July than he was all season leading up to that month.
3yThe 10 runs were nearly as many as the team had scored in its previous five games combined.
3yFelix Doubront took a no-hitter into the sixth inning and went seven fulls innings for the first time in his career, limiting the Miami Marlins to two runs in a 10-2 Red Sox victory.
3yFelix Doubront pitched a career-best seven innings, limiting the Miami Marlins to three hits.
3yManager Bobby Valentine said the veteran third baseman is 'rotationally restricted' and may have X-rays.
3yClay Buchholz' sterling performance Tuesday night is the latest of a series of strong starts, and makes it clear that he's become the Red Sox' top pitcher.
3yGary Tanguay makes the case that the Red Sox season is far from over, and tells why he thinks they can still make a run at the postseason.
3yMike Aviles has been one of the Red Sox' best hitters all season long, and proved to be again on Tuesday when he drove in what would be the winning run in the Sox' 2-1 win.