The Red Sox added some bullpen help - and possibly an alternate closer - to the roster on Thursday, signing righthanded reliever Edward Mujica.
New Red Sox catcher A.J. Pierzynski tells reporters on a conference call that former teammates had encouraged him to come to Boston and says he's "just trying to fit in" to the clubhouse.
2yWelcome 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
2yThe veteran knuckleballer says he hasn't contemplated the fact that he may have pitched his last game for the Red Sox.
2yThe Red Sox closer says Sunday night's 14-inning win over the Yankees is the type of tense, tight game the team will be playing the rest of the way, and he loves it.
2yThe Web site TMZ reports the Red Sox pitcher has filed for divorce against his wife Krista, who is battling breast cancer; it's unknown if this was behind Lackey's outburst against the media Sunday night.
2yJacoby Ellsbury and the Red Sox bullpen come through in the clutch, and the Red Sox take a desperately-needed Game 2 win in New York. The magic number is now three.
2yHaving already hit two home runs earlier in the day, Jacoby Ellsbury comes through in the 14th inning with a three-run home run to give the Sox a huge win.
2yJohn Lackey expresses his displeasure with the media -- once again -- after receiving a text message 30 minutes before his start asking him about his personal life.