With division out of reach, Red Sox sit out trade deadline

BOSTON (AP) — The defending World Series champion Boston Red Sox are setting their sights on an AL wild-card berth, and they're doing it with the players they already have. Red Sox b...

Kiermaier (HR, 3B) returns to lead Rays past Red Sox 8-5

BOSTON (AP) — Kevin Kiermaier homered on the first pitch he saw after coming off the injured list, and Austin Meadows hit a three-run shot on Wednesday night to lead Tampa Bay to an 8-5 victory over t...

Garcia HR, 2-run 2B leads Rays to 6-5 win over Red Sox

BOSTON (AP) — Avísail García homered and added the go-ahead, two-run double in the sixth inning to rescue manager Kevin Cash from an untimely pitching change, and the Tampa Bay Rays held back the char...

Germán (9 Ks), Yankees beat Red Sox 9-6, avoid 4-game sweep

BOSTON (AP) — Didi Gregorius and Austin Romine each hit a two-run homer off Chris Sale, and Domingo Germán struck out nine Sunday night to help the New York Yankees avoid a four-game sweep with a 9-6 ...

Red Sox pound Yankees 19-3, biggest win ever in rivalry

BOSTON (AP) — Xander Bogaerts hit a three-run homer in a seven-run first inning, then added a solo shot in the eighth as the Boston Red Sox put a historic pounding on the AL East-leading Yankees, beat...

Sevilla beats Liverpool 2-1 in Fenway Park friendly

BOSTON (AP) — Alejandro Pozo scored in the 90th minute on an assist from Munir El Haddadi to give hard-fighting Sevilla a victory over crowd favorite Liverpool at Fenway Park on Sunday in a game that ...

Bigger tires in store for Formula One

NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — Formula One tires are getting a makeover to make them look more like the ones auto racing fans can buy for their own cars. The circuit will switch to 18-inch tir...

Chris Sale snaps Fenway losing streak, beats Blue Jays 5-0

BOSTON (AP) — Chris Sale and two relievers combined on a two-hitter, and the Boston Red Sox left-hander struck out 12 in six innings Thursday for his first regular-season win at Fenway Park in more th...

Pumpsie Green, 1st black player on Boston Red Sox, dies

BOSTON (AP) — Elijah "Pumpsie" Green, the first black player on the Boston Red Sox, has died. He was 85. A Red Sox spokesman confirmed his death Wednesday night. Gr...

Kemba Walker, Enes Kanter join Celtics

BOSTON (AP) — Enes Kanter took a playful swipe at him. Kemba Walker will try to replace him. Kyrie Irving is no longer with the Celtics, but his brief flameout in B...

Hernández, Gurriel lead Blue Jays to 10-4 win over Red Sox

BOSTON (AP) — Teoscar Hernández hit a three-run homer off new Boston Red Sox starter Andrew Cashner, and Lourdes Gurriel Jr. had three hits on Tuesday night to lead the Toronto Blue Jays to a 10-4 vic...

Chavis' grand slam helps Red Sox beat Blue Jays 10-8

BOSTON (AP) — Rookie Michael Chavis hit a grand slam, Xander Bogaerts had three hits and Andrew Benintendi drove in three runs for Boston on Monday night to lead the Red Sox to a 10-8 victory over the...

White Sox rally after blowing lead in 8th, beat Boston 8-7

BOSTON (AP) — José Abreu hit a two-run homer over the Green Monster and out of Fenway Park in the ninth inning on Wednesday as the Chicago White Sox recovered after blowing the lead in the eighth to b...

Blue Jays rally from 6-run deficit, beat Red Sox 8-7

BOSTON (AP) — Freddy Galvis and Rowdy Tellez hit back-to-back homers to help Toronto rally from a six-run deficit, and Eric Sogard drew a four-pitch, bases-loaded walk to break an eighth-inning tie an...

For fantasy sports players, Harden is the NBA MVP

BOSTON (AP) — Giannis Antetokuonmpo may have helped his team win 60 games and earn the No. 1 seed in the NBA during the regular season. That's just in the real world, though. ...