MINNEAPOLIS -- As often happens for a day game following a night game, the Red Sox lineup reflected some changes from its standard iteration.
MINNEAPOLIS -- David Ortiz doesn't like to take part in Major League Baseball's Home Run Derby, held annually the night before the All-Star Game, claiming he's too old and his body takes weeks to
MINNEAPOLIS -- Before Wednesday's game, John Farrell spoke about having patience with the three young players in the lower third of the batting order -- Xander Bogaerts, Will Middlebrooks and Jack
MINNEAPOLIS -- Batting practice is supposed about 90 minutes before the start of the game for visiting teams. Apparently, nobody told David Ortiz.