Backed by seven scoreless innings from Rick Porcello, three extra base hits from Jackie Bradley and yet another home run from David Ortiz, the Boston Red Sox (14-10) shut out the New York Yankees (8-14) by a score of 8-0 at Fenway tonight.
After a 4-2 win over the New York Yankees (8-13) on Friday night, the Boston Red Sox (13-10) will look to win their sixth game of the last seven as Rick Porcello (4-0, 3.51 ERA) will square off against Michael Pineda (1-2, 6.95 ERA) at Fenway Park.
The Boston Red Sox (13-10) came from behind in late innings to defeat the New York Yankees (8-13) by a score of 4-2 with a booming two-RBI double from Jackie Bradley Jr. and a two-run homer into the Monster seats by David Ortiz.
New England Patriots News & Notes 4/29/2016: 11 picks from the Patriots coming in the remainder of the draftWritten by Bobby Doherty
The rivalry is renewed for the 2016 season as the New York Yankees (8-12) come to Fenway Park for a weekend series against the Boston Red Sox (12-10). Lefty Henry Owens will look to have a better second outing after lasting only 3.1 innings in his season debut. The Yanks counter by sending their ace, Masahiro Tanaka, to the mound. First pitch is at 7:10 PM. Here is a look at the starting lineups, injury updates, and pre-game notes for April 29, 2016.
Boston Celtics Exit Interviews: Isaiah Thomas to rep Cs at NBA Draft Lottery while Evan Turner is ready for free agencyWritten by Jared Weiss
Isaiah Thomas, Evan Turner and more players spoke Friday after their Boston Celtics exit interviews. Highlights included Isaiah Thomas on the honor of repping the Celtics at the 2016 NBA draft lottery, Evan Turner on his upcoming free agency, and RJ Hunter doing summer homework.
Boston Celtics' season ends with a gasp as comeback falls short to Atlanta Hawks in 104-92 Game 6 winWritten by Jared Weiss
The Atlanta Hawks blew away the Boston Celtics to close out the 6 game series with a 104-92 win. The Hawks had another massive run in in the third quarter that gave them enough cushion to withstand the Celtics' big fourth quarter comeback from a comfortable distance.
The Boston Red Sox (12-9) will look to sweep the four game home and home series from the Atlanta Braves (4-17). Clay Buchholz (0-2 6.33 ERA) takes the ball for Boston and will look to get his first win of the season against the Braves. The Braves will counter with Jhoulys Chacin (0-1 3.18 ERA). First pitch is at 7:10PM.
New England Patriots News & Notes 4/28/2016: NFL Draft day one, Patriots do not own a first round pickWritten by Bobby Doherty
Patriots fans will have a deflated feeling watching the first round of the NFL draft tonight where the Patriots will not be making a selection.
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