On the first night of Players Weekend where all MLB players are using nicknames, J.D.'Flaco' Martinez had a career night in the Red Sox 11-0 victory in San Diego. Two home runs and a career-high seven RBI.
BOSTON (AP) — The Fenway fans were letting Bryce Harper have it, calling the Phillies' $330 million man "overrated" and other insults that Philadelphia manager Gabe Kapler couldn't bring himself to repeat.
As thousands of New Englanders help the Red Sox raise money this week for cancer research through the Jimmy Fund, it is important to note that the 'original' Jimmy was a young boy from Maine. To be exact, from New Sweden, Maine in Aroostook County.
On a night when Red Sox Nation was dealing with the news of elbow issues for Chris Sale, Eduardo Rodriquez went to the hill and pitched his longest outing of the season as the Sox shut down Baltimore 4-0.
BREAKING NEWS: The Boston Red Sox have put pitcher Chris Sale on the 10-day injured list with inflammation in his elbow. He had a MRI on the elbow today and now they want to get a second opinion from Dr. James Andrews. He is the 'Tommy John Surgery' expert.