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.
2yIt was more of the same for the Red Sox Thursday night, as they failed to come and make a statement to the Rays. The 9-2 loss makes them losers of 11 of their last 14 games.
2ySluggers David Ortiz and Adrian Gonzalez are back in the Red Sox lineup tonight vs. the Rays, and manager Terry Francona said that if the standing weren't so close, they probably wouldn't be.
2yWatch his reaction when a reporter asks about his playoff rotation.
2ySetting up Thursday night's game between Boston and Tampa Bay.
2yDaniel Bard is slumping in September with an 0-3 record and a 17.36 ERA. How serious is it? Bill Chuck takes a look at the numbers.
2yThe outfield prospect appeared in 24 minor league games this season.
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