The Chicago White Sox weren’t expected to be in the race this late in the season, but hey, here they are: 2.5 games ahead of the favorite Detroit Tigers in the American League east division. A big piece to their success has been Kevin Youkilis, who came over from the Boston Red Sox in a …
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The Boston Red Sox on Sunday traded Kevin Youkilis, a significant part of their World Series championship five years ago and a Fenway Park favorite for nine years, to the Chicago White Sox for two players, right-handed pitcher Zach Stewart and utility player Brent Lillibridge, according to team sources. The Red Sox also will pay …
The Red Sox have the runner-up in the AL MVP Award returning in Center Field in Jacoby Ellsbury. He had a monster year in 2011 hitting .321 and a breakout year with power with 32 home runs, throw in 105 RBI’s and name another lead-off hitter to have those kind of numbers? Also add in …
The Boston Red Sox placed Kevin Youkilis on the 15-day disabled list Thursday with a sore back, calling up catcher Ryan Lavarnway from AAA to take his spot on the roster and act as designated hitter against the Kansas City Royals.
Youkilis had already missed a bunch games over the last week due to the injury, and looked like a crippled elderly woman during Wednesday’s game [...]
The Red Sox have considerbaly used their minor league system to their advantage the last decade seeing the likes of Jacoby Ellsbury, Jon Lester, Dustin Pedroia, Johnathon Papelbon and Kevin Youkilis to name a few. The Sox certainly haven’t stopped stockpiling talent for the beginning of this decade. Here’s a look at some names to …
Well, it took forever, but David Ortiz has finally busted his slump. We’ll let you contemplate the ways.
In the fifth inning of Wednesday night’s 8-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays, the Boston Red Sox designated hitter nailed a two-run shot off rookie Brett Cecil to straightaway center for his first longball of the season.