Rick Porcello tosses seven shutout innings and Mookie Betts provides all the backing Porcello needs as the Red Sox get a 2-0 shutout of the Rays.
Insider Sean McAdam hands out his superlatives for the Boston Red Sox' 2-0 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.
Hanley Ramirez's MRI shows no structural damage, and he may return to the Red Sox' lineup this weekend in Toronto.
2yInterleague play is nearly upon us. In less than a week, the Red Sox will visit old friend Jonathan Papelbon in his new digs - Philly.
2yDavid Ortiz is back in the starting lineup Saturday night after leaving Friday's game with what could have been a bruised heel.
2yThe New York Yankees have claimed former Red Sox reliever Justin Thomas. The left-hander was designated for assignment to make room for Daniel Nava on the Major League roster.
2yClay Buchholz has his best outing of the season, earning his team-leading fourth win.
2yIt's been a while since the Red Sox have heard their victory song at home, but they have reason to celebrate after a 7-5 win over the Indians.
2yBobby Valentine doesn't think Josh Beckett is injured and thinks he may have been tipping his pitches. In all, the Sox skipper says Beckett has been a real "professional."
2yDavid Ortiz understands fans' anger - about last season, the slow start this year, Josh Beckett - but urges patience and says the team will turn it around.