This is the July 4, 2013 news archive. View today's Red Sox rumors and news.
Behind rookie starter Allen Webster and 18 hits from the Boston lineup, the Red Sox cruised to an 8-2 win to complete a three-game sweep over the Padres and an 8-1 homestand, the club's best stretch at home since June 2010.Share Tweet
Drew eyeing return to lineup Saturday nightMLB.com Jul 4, 2013Stephen Drew could return to the Red Sox's lineup as soon as Saturday. The shortstop has been battling right hamstring tightness since exiting Friday's game against the Blue Jays, but manager John Farrell said Drew is making good progress.Share Tweet
Every Viewer Complaint About Big Papi's Post-Bombing Swear Worddeadspin.com Jul 4, 2013Before the Red Sox's first home game after the Boston Marathon bombings, David Ortiz grabbed a microphone to tell an emotional and excitable crowd that "this is our fucking city." This being our country, Americans immediately ran to register t…Share Tweet