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Aroldis Chapman of the Reds fires a pitch in the ninth inning against the American League during the 86th MLB All-Star Game. (Elsa/Getty Images)
Mike Petraglia
July 14, 2015 - 9:35 pm
CINCINNATI -- The Cuban Missile was deadly Tuesday night. In the ninth inning of the American League 's 6-3 win over the National League at Great American Ball Park, Reds closer Aroldis Chapman showed why he is one of the most feared pitchers in baseball, firing 14 pitches, averaging just over 101...
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Zach Britton's Orioles are in the hunt for another postseason bid. (Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)
Mike Petraglia
July 14, 2015 - 3:25 pm
CINCINNATI -- All is not lost for the 2015 Boston Red Sox . Just ask the best players from their competition in the AL East. When the Red Sox return from the break in Anaheim on Friday, they'll do so with a 42-47 record, 6 1/2 games behind front-running New York in the division. They sent just one...
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Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees celebrates his home run with Mark Teixeira #25 against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park last Friday. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
Mike Petraglia
July 14, 2015 - 1:34 pm
CINCINNATI -- The Yankees are in first place in the AL East and Mark Teieira says embattled teammate Alex Rodriguez is one of the biggest reasons why. Teieira is one of three Yankees at the All-Star Game and he said before Tuesday's 86th Midsummer Classic that A-Rod has been exactly what the...
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Pete Rose (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
Mike Petraglia
July 13, 2015 - 1:55 pm
CINCINNATI -- Jonathan Papelbon has faced Alex Rodriguez many times in his career. He's never pitched to Pete Rose. He thinks both should eventually have a place in Cooperstown. The subject of Pete Rose and his 1989 lifetime ban from baseball for betting on games as a player-manager is again front...
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Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees celebrates his home run with Mark Teixeira #25 against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
Mike Petraglia
July 10, 2015 - 8:21 pm
The mere thought of Alex Rodriguez giving advice on humility might make many laugh and crack a cynical joke or two. But that's exactly what the aging superstar did Friday night after he helped power the first-place Yankees past the Red Sox , 5-1, at Fenway Park . "Yeah, it's always important to get...
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Wade Miley allowed three runs over seven innings Sunday, his best start of the year. (Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)
Ryan Hannable
May 02, 2015 - 12:19 pm
On most days Wade Miley's start would be good enough with the Red Sox ' powerful lineup behind him. Unfortunately for him, the Red Sox ' hitters couldn't get anything going in their 4-2 loss to the Yankees Saturday afternoon. The Yankees have now taken both games to open the series. Coming into the...
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Allen Craig
Ryan Hannable
May 01, 2015 - 11:12 am
With the Red Sox going up against Yankees left-hander CC Sabathia , Allen Craig will get the start in right field in the series opener Friday night. Daniel Nava is hitting exclusively from the left side this year, and the other option would be left-handed hitting Brock Holt, so manager John Farrell...
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Alex Rodriguez heads to Fenway Park one home run away from tying Willie Mays for fourth place on MLB's all-time list. (Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)
May 01, 2015 - 8:25 am
The Red Sox start a three-game series against the Yankees on Friday, New York's first visit of the season to Fenway Park . Boston took two of three from the Yankees in their previous meeting this season, with 6-5 and 8-4 wins and a 14-4 loss. New York currently holds the top spot in the AL East...
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Clay Buchholz allowed a career-high 10 runs in Sunday's loss to the Yankees. (Elsa/Getty Images)
Ryan Hannable
April 12, 2015 - 7:32 pm
Maybe thinking Clay Buchholz is back to his 2013 pre-injury form was a little premature. After dominating the Phillies on Opening Day, the Red Sox ' right-hander struggled out of the gates allowing seven first inning runs (six earned) en route to allowing a career-high 10 runs in the Yankees' 14-4...
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Jacoby Ellsbury
April 10, 2015 - 8:00 am
Your browser does not support iframes. The Red Sox head to the Bronx on Friday to rekindle their rivalry with the Yankees . After starting the year against a National League team, the Sox will play their first games against a divisional opponent in the young 2015 season. Boston got two high-quality...
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