By hiring Chili Davis, the Red Sox feel they've found a hitting coach with the type of enthusiasm and technique that players will feed off. "It goes back to the person Chili is," manager John Farrell said.Upvote Share Tweet
David Ortiz surprises military personnel with World Series ticketsyahoo.com Oct 21 (3 days ago)Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz has been a postseason hero several times over during his potentially Hall of Fame worthy career. This year, though, with his Boston Red Sox long eliminated from the October scene, he's changing his role up in order to hel…Upvote Share Tweet
Oldest former Red Sox player Lucier, 96, diesESPN.com Oct 20 (4 days ago)Lou Lucier, who was the oldest surviving former Boston Red Sox player, has died at the age of 96.Upvote Share TweetThe Boston Red Sox are on the verge of a deal with Chili Davis to be their hitting coach, sources told ESPN's Buster Olney.Upvote Share Tweet
Schilling's bloody sock the bridge to historyMLB.com Oct 19 (5 days ago)Before the Red Sox could complete their baseball miracle in the 2004 ALCS, a bit of a medical science miracle was needed.Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Oct 15By narrowly losing three straight tense contests in the American League Championship Series to the Royals, the Orioles will try to make history and join the 2004 Red Sox as the only other baseball team to come back from a 3-0 deficit in a postseason ser…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Oct 14Mike Napoli of the Boston Red Sox said he will undergo a facial-reconstruction operation in hopes of resolving his sleep apnea.Upvote Share Tweet
Rangers continue skipper interviews with Banister and McEwingMLB.com Oct 8The Rangers continued their interviews with managerial candidates by meeting with Pirates bench coach Jeff Banister and White Sox third base coach Joe McEwing on Wednesday. The Rangers have already interviewed pitching coach Mike Maddux, Triple-A manage…Upvote Share Tweet
Red Sox ponder Craig's future in BostonMLB.com Oct 8As the Red Sox plot their course for what figures to be a highly eventful winter of retooling, one big question they will have to ask themselves is this: What kind of season will Allen Craig have in 2015?Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Oct 7ST. LOUIS — There was nothing Kolten Wong could do to atone for getting picked off first base to end Game 4 of the 2013 World Series. He didn't get on the field again, and the St. Louis Cardinals lost in six games to the Boston Red Sox. That doesn't mea…Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Oct 3Tim Bogar is one of six candidates who will interview for the Rangers managerial opening beginning early next week. The other five candidates are from outside the organization: Pirates bench coach Jeff Banister, Red Sox bench coach Torey Lovullo, White …Upvote Share TweetIf you have, could you email us a description of his kitchen? We're at . Thanks.Read more...Upvote Share Tweet
Chart: Which MLB Fans Suck At Supporting Winning Teams?deadspin.com Sep 30This graph, from Harley Ellenberger, charts MLB home attendance and winning percentage throughout the season. As expected, the Red Sox, Cubs, and Yankees had solid attendance despite missing the playoffs, and no one went to see the Astros or Rays. But w…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 30KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Having to face left-hander Jon Lester in a postseason game is a task no opponent should relish. Lester's reputation in the playoffs is second to few, and his 2.11 ERA in 76 2/3 career innings for the Boston Red Sox backs it up. And ye…Upvote Share Tweet
Farrell, Cherington take responsibility for rough seasonMLB.com Sep 29Last year at this time, Red Sox manager John Farrell and general manager Ben Cherington were receiving well-deserved accolades for a magical season that would end in championship glory. This year, both men are more than willing to take their share of ac…Upvote Share Tweet
Minor knee surgery for Red Sox's BuchholzESPN.com Sep 29Boston Red Sox pitcher Clay Buchholz will have routine knee surgeryUpvote Share Tweet
Red Sox coach Colbrunn might not be backESPN.com Sep 29Greg Colbrunn, the Red Sox hitting coach who had a serious health scare earlier this season, expressed uncertainty Sunday that he would return for the 2015 season.Upvote Share Tweet
Young stars, free agents can help Red Sox rebound in 2015MLB.com Sep 29It's always daunting for a last-place team to pick up the pieces and figure out how to regroup as quickly as possible. But the Red Sox are probably more comfortable than just about any other team in this predicament, considering they just went through i…Upvote Share Tweetnydailynews.com Sep 29If Re2pect has become the best and simplest way to define Derek Jeter’s legacy as he walks away from the game, then perhaps it was only fitting that he take his final bow at Fenway Park.Upvote Share Tweet
30 For 30: Four Days In OctoberOct 1630 For 30: Four Days In October
Moment In TimeOct 10Torii Hunter, Prince Fielder and David Ross look back on David Ortiz's grand slam in Game 2 of last year's ALCS.
Cold Hard FactsOct 9David Ross previews the ALCS between the Orioles and Royals.
Do Not Trade Hitters For PitchersOct 3After an early postseason exit for Billy Beane's A's, and struggles out of the gate for Dave Dombrowski's Tigers in the ALDS, Keith gives a piece of advice to general managers who might be considering trading a hitter for a pitcher: Don't do it.
Football for BreakfastOct 24I have no idea what’s going to happen Sunday when the NFL puts the Detroit-Atlanta game from London on national TV at 9:30 in the morning on the East Coast. No one does. But I do know a lot of important people are curious about it. “I am as curious as y…
Week 8: Percy Harvin Goes GreenOct 23The MMQB Newsletter Enter your email below to receive the best of The MMQB in your inbox each weekday
NBA: Steve Nash's contract continues to cost Los Angeles LakersOct 23With Steve Nash out for the entire 2014-15 season, his contract continues to hurt the Lakers, writes J.A. Adande.
Little clarity in surprising NFC -- John Clayton's First and GoalOct 23John Clayton's First and Goal: The NFC, currently led by the surprising Cowboys, Cardinals and Lions, has a wide-open feel entering Week 8.