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.
3yAnd the slide continues. With the loss the Red Sox' lead in the wild card has fallen to 1.5 games.
3yAlso, notes on the Red Sox offense, Adrian Gonzalez leaving the game, Marco Scutaro's recent production, and much more from Game 1 of the double-header
3yWell, there is some good. But, not surprisingly, the bad and the ugly far outweigh any positive the Red Sox can take out of the last few weeks.
3yWelcome to First Pitch, a quick spin around the world of Major League Baseball . . . or at least the corner of it that most concerns the Red Sox.
3yThe ex-Sox infielder says 'everyone's at fault,' including the manager and general manager, for the Sox' sudden slide.
3yAdrian Gonzalez and Jacoby Ellsbury haven't come through when the Red Sox needed them most.
3yAfter dropping three of four to the Rays, the Red Sox are limping to the finish, but they insist their mood is good.