BOSTON – Ryan Dempster was the beneficiary of the Red Sox offensive barrage Wednesday night. He earned the win, as the Sox thrashed the Tigers, 20-4 in the finale of the nine-game homestand.
BOSTON -- John McDonald’s New England roots run deep. He grew up in East Lyme, Conn., went to Providence College, and lives in Scituate, Mass.
BOSTON – The last two Septembers have been disastrous for the Red Sox. While 2012 was disastrous from start to finish, 2011 fell apart as the starting pitching fell apart.
It's not the Phillies infielder that Boston had been linked to for most of the season, but the Sox did add a new face on Saturday.