Moving quickly to fill the one vacancy on their major league coaching staff, the Red Sox Sunday hire Chili Davis as their hitting coach.
Sean McAdam's three takeaways after the Giants' walk-off win set up a World Series meeting with the Royals.
2yMark Prior, 31, has been hampered by injuries since 2006, but Ben Cherington liked what he saw during spring training.
2yAaron Cook will join the club and take Josh Beckett's start in the rotation, giving the starter some needed rest.
2yClayton Mortensen, who was called up prior to Wednesday's game, is ready to pitch in Boston.
2yWith Will Middlebrooks and Clayton Mortensen in town, the Red Sox will soon have several transactions to announce.
2yKevin Youkilis' back injury has started the Will Middlebrooks drumbeats, and his numbers so far at Pawtucket certainly hint that he may be ready. With Youkilis struggling at least until recently and injured, it begs the Uno's Question of the Day.
2yWhether or not he's activated depends on Kevin Youkilis' back.
2yThe Tradition at TD Garden will honor several prominent New England sports figures.