The Red Sox-Yankees rivalry had been missing something in recent years, but that’s all changed with one nine-figure defection.
The third of five thoughts about the fallout from Jacoby Ellsbury leaving the Red Sox to sign a seven-year, $153 million deal with the New York Yankees: The Boston-New York heat is back on.
2yJosh Beckett led Boston to their third win with another strong outing Saturday afternoon as the Sox beat the Blue Jays 4-1.
2yEven though the Blue Jays are using a left-hander, Terry Francona -- not wanting them to have four days off in a row -- is using his left-handed regulars Friday night.
2yHere are the lineups for tonight's game between the Red Sox and Blue Jays at Fenway Park.
2yGM Theo Epstein says the signing of the 28-year-old first baseman 'will go down . . . as a great day in the organization'
2yThe sides have settled on a seven-year, 154 million extension.
2yThe Red Sox welcome the Blue Jays to Fenway Park for a three-game series this weekend.
2yThe Red Sox pitching staff has struggled along with the rest of the team, and its coach is doing his best to snap them out of it.