This is the May 18, 2013 news archive. View today's Red Sox rumors and news.
Powerball: Papi notches two homers, six RBIsDavid Ortiz homered twice to set a franchise record with his 38th career multihomer game and the Red Sox outlasted the Twins, 12-5, on Saturday night at Target Field.Upvote Share Tweet
Following awkward slide, Drew held out of lineupThe Red Sox were playing short handed again on Saturday night, only this time they're down two starters.Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated May 18, 2013OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Athletics left-hander Brett Anderson could miss up to six weeks after he was diagnosed with a stress fracture in his right foot.Upvote Share Tweet
Extra credit: Gomes' sac fly lifts Red SoxJonny Gomes drove in the game-winning run with a sacrifice fly and the Red Sox got a dominant pitching performance from starter Clay Buchholz and the bullpen Friday night in a 3-2, 10-inning win over the Twins.Upvote Share Tweet