BIG NIGHT FOR BIG PAPI: The Red Sox will celebrate David Ortiz reaching the 500-HR milestone during tonight’s pre-game ceremonies...This is his first home game since reaching the plateau with his 50th career multi-HR game last Saturday, 9/12 at TB...He currently sits at 501 HR. · Among active players, only Alex Rodriguez (686) and Albert Pujols (555)...Read more
NO. 45 RETIREMENT: In pre-game ceremonies tonight, the Red Sox will retire the No. 45 worn by Pedro Martinez, who was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday...Fans are asked to be seated by 6:30 p.m. for the ceremony...All fans attending the game will receive a replica of his HOF plaque, presented by Gold’s Horseradish. · Tomorrow night, the club will once again...Read more
THROWBACK: Today the Sox and Rays will turn back the clock and wear retro uniforms...The Sox will wear their 1975 road uniforms and the Rays their 1970’s retro uniforms.Read more
- BETTS IN THE AL: Mookie Betts has hit safely in a career-high 13 straight games, batting .453 (24-for-53) with 6 2B, 2 3B, 3 HR, 9 RBI, 3...