Dave Dombrowski - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Dave Dombrowski Machado homers, O's end strained series vs Red Sox with win BOSTON (AP) — A tape-measure home run. A diving catch in the field. A double steal. Gutsy starting pitching. "It actually seemed like we played a baseball game tonight," Baltimore manager Buck Showalter said Thursday night after the Orioles capped a tense four-game series at Fenway Park with a more sedate, 8-3 win over the Boston Red Sox. ... Fri, 05 May 2017 03:56:00 GMT 2017-05-05T03:56:00Z Red Sox knuckleballer Wright to have season-ending surgery BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox say knuckleballer Steven Wright needs knee surgery and will miss the rest of the season. The team said before Thursday night's game against Baltimore that the right-hander will have an operation to repair the cartilage in his left knee next week. Red Sox manager John Farrell said there wasn't one thing t... Fri, 05 May 2017 00:23:00 GMT 2017-05-05T00:23:00Z Gausman ejected after another hit batter in Red Sox-Orioles BOSTON (AP) — Orioles starter Kevin Gausman was ejected in the second inning of Wednesday night's game against the Red Sox after hitting Boston's Xander Bogaerts with a pitch — the latest in a series of beanballs and brushbacks that have turned the teams' matchups this season into a boiling rivalry. Hours after a conference call in which MLB chief basebal... Thu, 04 May 2017 13:00:00 GMT 2017-05-04T13:00:00Z Gausman ejected after hitting batter, Red Sox top O's 4-2 BOSTON (AP) — Major League Baseball told the Red Sox and Orioles to stop their festering feud. Then the umpires backed it up. Hours after a conference call to tell the Red Sox and Orioles "Enough is enough," Baltimore starter Kevin Gausman was ejected in the second inning for hitting a batter and Boston went on to win 4-2 Wednesday night. ... Thu, 04 May 2017 11:21:00 GMT 2017-05-04T11:21:00Z Red Sox ace Price says too early to tell when he'll pitch FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Boston Red Sox ace David Price says it's still too early to tell when his ailing left elbow and forearm will heal enough for him to pitch in a game. Price was told this week that he won't need surgery or an injection. The team said he will be shut down for seven to 10 days, take anti-inflammatory medicine and be re-evaluated after that. ... Sat, 04 Mar 2017 20:33:00 GMT 2017-03-04T20:33:00Z Red Sox's Price consulting specialists for elbow soreness Red Sox left-hander David Price was scratched from his first spring training start and will consult with specialists after experiencing soreness in his left forearm and elbow. Price, who is scheduled to make his first spring start this weekend, underwent an MRI on Wednesday but results of the test are not yet available. Still, Price is expected to seek second opinions from ... Fri, 03 Mar 2017 15:05:00 GMT 2017-03-03T15:05:00Z With David Ortiz retired, Red Sox now look to LHP Chris Sale BOSTON (AP) — Life after Big Papi. For the first time since 2003, the Boston Red Sox will enter spring training without David Ortiz. The slugger retired after last season, taking with him three World Series rings, one Series MVP and numerous clutch moments in his 14 seasons with the club. With Ortiz gone, the Red Sox ... Fri, 10 Feb 2017 23:05:00 GMT 2017-02-10T23:05:00Z Red Sox trade pitcher Clay Buchholz to Phillies BOSTON (AP) — The Red Sox kept adding starting pitchers, and Clay Buchholz kept getting bumped further down in the rotation. There was David Price last offseason and Drew Pomeranz mid-year. By the time Chris Sale was acquired from the Chicago White Sox at the winter meetings this month, Boston had seven starters to choose from — most of them more consistent than Buchholz, an... Tue, 20 Dec 2016 20:03:00 GMT 2016-12-20T20:03:00Z Gimme a hundred: Red Sox-Brewers trade contains $100 clause OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — A hundred dollars can still go a long way in baseball. This week, the Boston Red Sox and Milwaukee Brewers made a trade involving two big leaguers, two minor leaguers and a player to be named later or cash. The amount? Yep, $100. Less than daily meal money for guys in the bigs last season. Far less than the price o... Thu, 08 Dec 2016 08:58:00 GMT 2016-12-08T08:58:00Z Red Sox get ace Chris Sale from White Sox for hefty package OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — No surprise that Chris Sale got traded, it was time to go. The real shocker? That the Boston Red Sox swooped in to snag him. The reloading Red Sox pulled off the biggest deal yet at the winter meetings, acquiring the dominant ace from the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday for a hefty package of four prospects. "The abil... Wed, 07 Dec 2016 02:32:00 GMT 2016-12-07T02:32:00Z Red Sox get setup man Thornburg from Brewers for INF Shaw OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Even before landing Chris Sale, the Boston Red Sox got the man they wanted — a setup man, in fact. The AL East champions locked down their eighth-inning spot Tuesday, acquiring right-hander Tyler Thornburg from the Milwaukee Brewers in a package that included infielder Travis Shaw. Relief pitchers have been a main ... Wed, 07 Dec 2016 01:19:00 GMT 2016-12-07T01:19:00Z Don't expect bullpen bingo from playoffs to become the norm OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Ned Yost enjoyed watching the Cleveland Indians' lights-out bullpen go to work in the playoffs because it was so familiar. "It was amazing to see — to watch games and kind of understand the feeling that other teams had against us," the Kansas City Royals manager said. Like the Royals on the way to the World Series ... Tue, 06 Dec 2016 22:02:00 GMT 2016-12-06T22:02:00Z