BOSTON STAYS HOT IN GAME 1 • Tonight’s Game 1 victory by the Red Sox marked the Club’s sixth consecutive win in Game 1 of the Fall Classic (also 1975, 1986, 2004, 2007, 2013). The six-game winning streak in the opener of the Fall Classic is tied for the second-longest streak in World Series history. The St....
RED SOX TRADE LEFT-HANDED PITCHER LUIS YSLA TO LOS ANGELES DODGERS BOSTON, MA – The Boston Red Sox today traded left-handed pitcher Luis Ysla to the Los Angeles Dodgers in exchange for cash. Ysla, 25, went 1-5 with one save and a 5.05 ERA (26 ER/46.1 IP) in 29 relief appearances for Double-A Portland this season. Last year, the Venezuelan left-hander combined for a 3.99 ERA (25 ER/56.1...Read more
FROM ZERO TO HERO: Last night the Sox were shut out for the 4th time this season...In the games immediately following each of their first 3 shutout losses of the season, Boston scored 7 runs on 11 hits (4/11 vs. BAL), 7 runs on 12 hits (4/20 vs. TB), and 5 runs on 16...Read more
COAST TO COAST: The Dodgers swept a 3-game series in LA when these teams first met in Interleague play in 2002, but the Sox have won 7 of 9 meetings since...Boston has out-scored LAD, 52-48, in the all-time series, with 9 of 12 games decided by 3 runs or fewer, and 7 decided by 1 or...Read more