BOSTON -- It felt familiar. It felt comfortable. It was a return to that which helped make him the player he had always been.
OAKLAND -- The good news? The Red Sox snapped a stretch of six straight games in which they failed to score more than two runs.
BOSTON -- Nick Swisher lined a home run into the right-field seats behind Pesky Pole in the top of the 11th inning off of Red Sox reliever Junichi Tazawa to give the Indians a 3-2 win at Fenway Pa
Lately, there's been plenty of focus on Jackie Bradley Jr's struggles with the bat, bad enough to earn Bradley a seat on the bench Monday and Tuesday in Baltimore.
BALTIMORE -- Will Middlebrooks (broken finger) will begin a rehab stint Friday in Pawtucket and outfielder Shane Victorino (hamstring) could join him then, or a day or two after.