M-V-P! M-V-P!: In his last 5 games, Mookie Betts is 13-for-21 (.619) with 3 HR, 5 2B, 8 RBI, and 10 R...On the season, he has 32 HR and 30 SB and leads the majors in AVG (.346), SLG (.641), runs (128), and XBH (84)...He also ranks 2nd in OBP (.438), OPS (1.079), and doubles...
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By Kevin Flanagan BSD Senior Staff Writer With just over a week before Major League Baseball’s trade deadline, the Red Sox looked like roadkill on this sweltering Sunday in Baltimore, dropping their second game of a three-game series to the Orioles, who are battling the Detroit Tigers from the worst record in baseball by the score of 5-0. And the final score doesn’t come close indicating just how...Read more
By Kevin Flanagan BSD Senior Staff Writer When the news broke on Tuesday about Mike Trout’s extension with the Los Angeles Angels that resulted in him being paid the astronomical amount of $430 million over the next 12 years, many speculated that this unexpected signing would spurn Red Sox MVP right fielder extraordinaire Mookie Betts into coming to terms with Boston sooner rather than later on a...Read more
PAIR OF ACES: Among active pitchers who have thrown at least 1,000.0 innings, tonight’s starters are the only 2 with a career ERA below 3.00 (Kershaw-2.39, Sale-2.89). >>> Sale and Kershaw have opposed each other only once in the regular season...On 6/15/12 at Dodger Stadium, LAD earned a 7-6 win over CWS, but neither starter earned a...Read more