5/2/2015 | Napoli frustrated by lack of results at plate
Mike Napoli's body language after his final at-bat in Saturday's 4-2 loss to the Yankees said it all.
5/2/2015 | Miley gives Red Sox quality effort in defeat
In the wake of an April that was nothing but showers for Red Sox pitcher Wade Miley, his first start of May showed signs that this month could be a little sunnier for him.
5/2/2015 | Hanigan out until at least All-Star break
Ryan Hanigan had his fractured right hand surgically repaired on Saturday, and Red Sox manager John Farrell doesn't expect his starting catcher back before the All-Star break.
5/2/2015 | Swihart gets first hit in big league debut
Ever since Blake Swihart was selected by the Red Sox in the first round of the 2011 First-Year Player Draft, he tried to envision what it would be like to throw on the gear and catch a game at Fenway Park. Saturday afternoon, a day after Ryan Hanigan suffered a broken bone in his right hand, Swihart got to find out. He batted ninth for the Red Sox in a rivalry showdown with the Yankees.
5/2/2015 | Kelly, Warren set for series finale at Fenway
With Fenway Park playing host once again, the Red Sox and Yankees wrap up their second series of the year before a national TV audience on Sunday night.
5/2/2015 | Tazawa bemoans missing with 3-0 pitch to A-Rod
Once Junichi Tazawa fell behind 3-0 to Alex Rodriguez in the eighth inning on Friday night, he wanted to avoid walking him. But in hindsight, he would have been better off doing so. Boston's righty reliever left a fastball in the middle of the plate, and A-Rod hammered it for a go-ahead homer, the 660th blast of his career. It wound up being a crushing blow for the Red Sox in a 3-2 loss.
5/2/2015 | Fan interference takes away potential Sox run
On Friday, as Boston held a tenuous one-run lead over the rival Yankees in the fourth inning, catcher Ryan Hanigan belted a double down the left-field line that should have scored Xander Bogaerts and put the Red Sox up, 3-1. But as it bounced off the dirt and up toward the seats beneath the Green Monster, an overzealous fan reached out, glove extended, touching the live ball.
5/1/2015 | Hanigan breaks right hand; Swihart called up
Already without Christian Vazquez for the season, the Red Sox suffered another substantial blow to their catching depth on Friday night when Ryan Hanigan suffered a fracture to the fifth metacarpal in his right hand. Blake Swihart, ranked as the No. 1 catching prospect by MLB.com, will be recalled from Triple-A in time for Saturday's game against the Yankees, a source has confirmed.
5/1/2015 | Sox to honor pennant-winning 1975 club
On Tuesday night, alumni of the 1975 American League pennant-winning Red Sox squad will be on hand at Fenway Park to celebrate the 40-year anniversary of that season before Boston takes on the Rays.
5/1/2015 | Craig gets start in right, hits first HR of '15
Just a few days after Red Sox manager John Farrell expressed hesitation about playing seldom-used Allen Craig in the expansive right field of Fenway Park, the former Cardinal got his first home start of the season there in Friday night's 3-2 loss to the Yankees. The move paid off in a big way when Craig took CC Sabathia deep in the fourth inning.
5/1/2015 | Yanks' Eovaldi, Red Sox's Miley aim to bounce back
The Yankees and Red Sox will continue to compete for the top spot in the American League East on Saturday afternoon at Fenway Park in the second of a three-game weekend series.