Coach OK with Alex Ovechkin saying Caps will win Rangers series

...banner here, yet. So history ? you have to make your own history," Trotz said, sprinkling in a reference to the Boston Red Sox ending their 86-year wait for a World Series title in 2004."I was reading some stuff. Our record's not very...

Marlins cut ties with Jarrod Saltalamacchia

...that it hadn't worked out," Hill said.Saltalamacchia has been in the major leagues since 2007 and helped the Boston Red Sox win a World Series championship in 2013.Jhonatan Solano, recalled last week from Triple-A, remains the Marlins...

Church bells, kind acts mark 2 years since fatal Boston Marathon Bombing

...the two brothers accused of carrying out the attack, also threw out the ceremonial first pitch later that day as the Boston Red Sox faced the Washington Nationals.Walsh declared April 15 "One Boston Day," calling on Bostonians to embrace a new...

Detroit Tigers even series with Boston Red Sox

DETROIT - Austin Jackson was dropped from first to eighth in the batting order, and suddenly the Boston Red Sox couldn't get him out.A revitalized Jackson delivered in manager Jim Leyland's revamped lineup as the Detroit Tigers built...

Boston Red Sox hope to stop their slide

BOSTON - The pitching is in shambles. The hitting is spotty. And the defense?The Boston Red Sox are dropping the ball there, too.In less than three weeks, they've blundered their way from a smooth ride to the playoffs...

Boston Red Sox partners agree to sell team

BOSTON -- In a record deal, the limited partners of the Boston Red Sox voted unanimously Thursday to sell the team to a group led by Florida Marlins owner John Henry and former San Diego Padres owner...

Boston Red Sox release Smoltz

BOSTON - John Smoltz has been released by the Boston Red Sox. Now the question remains: Will he pitch again? The 42-year-old right-hander signed with the Red Sox last January after...

Cuban prospect Yoan Moncada likely to start in South Atlantic League at Greenville

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Having finalized a contract with the Boston Red Sox for a record $31.5 million signing bonus, 19-year-old Yoan Moncada likely will start his minor league career this season...

Cubs owner Tom Ricketts believes playoffs are within reach

...Wrigley Field and related properties from the Tribune Co. in 2009 for $845 million and hired Theo Epstein from the Boston Red Sox in October 2011 to become Chicago's president of baseball operations. The Cubs have not had a winning season since...

Ex-Brave Brian McCann leads Yankees over Atlanta

...over Philadelphia. Cobb had an MRI after the game. SUIT SETTLED: A long-running defamation lawsuit against former Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees pitcher Roger Clemens by his ex-trainer has been settled for an undisclosed amount of money...