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Final Divisional Review: Yanks and Red Sox in AL East of Course

The greatest rivalry – the Red Sox vs. the Yankees – wraps up our six pre-trade deadline divisional reviews. Our ratings show the two classic rivals absolutely dead even with 16.1 of 20 points each and if one can trade for Jed Lowrie or even one extra lefty like Patrick Corbin or Francisco Liriano it could tip the crucial scales to give one team the AL East and make the other play a dangerous one-game wild-card game.

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Yawkey Way Outside Fenway Park Changes Name Due to Racist Past

BOSTON (AP) — Boston officials Thursday approved changing the name of Yawkey Way, the street outside Fenway Park, because of allegations former Red Sox owner Tom Yawkey was a racist who resisted hiring black ballplayers in the 1940s and ’50s.

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A’s Manaea No-Hits Red Sox to End Their 25-Year Streak

Oakland (United States) (AFP) – Oakland ace Sean Manaea tossed the first no-hitter of the 2018 season, getting some help from an overturned call in the A’s 3-0 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night.

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David Ortiz: Keep Political Statements Out of Baseball

In wake of the “Racism Is As American As Baseball” banner that was unfurled at Fenway Park this week, retired Boston Red Sox slugger David “Big Papi” Ortiz said he is not a fan of political statements being made at

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Sharpe on Racism Banner at Fenway: ‘That’s a Beautiful Banner’

Fox Sports 1 “Undisputed” co-host Shannon Sharpe praised the large banner that read “Racism is as American as Baseball” that was presented at Wednesday’s Boston Red Sox game, calling it a “beautiful banner.” “[T]hey could unfurled that at any other

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Power Ranger: Quiet Adrián Beltré Marches Loudly Towards Cooperstown

This week Adrián Beltré collected his historic 3000th hit when he smoked a double against Baltimore. The Texas Rangers slugger is one of only 31 players to reach this plateau. But, a closer look at how Beltré got here shows he is in a class all by himself.

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Watch: Rob Gronkowski Steals Tom Brady’s Jersey

New England Patriots stars Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski, along with owner Robert Kraft, were all at Fenway Park Monday for the Boston Red Sox’s opening day festivities. Brady held up his newly recovered Super Bowl LI jersey, but Gronkowski

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Romney Family in Talks to Purchase Share of New York Yankees

Mitt Romney attempted to purchase a stake in the Miami Marlins a few months ago, and that effort stalled with no sign of return. Now, the Romney’s have shifted targets, and want to purchase a small share of the New York Yankees.

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Yankees and Red Sox Could Face Off in London in 2018

In an apparent bid to prove they’re capable of playing games in non-communist countries as well, Major League Baseball has targeted 2018 to play a regular season game in England.

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Sold! Red Sox Get Ace Chris Sale from White Sox

The reloading Red Sox pulled off the biggest deal yet at the winter meetings, acquiring the dominant ace Chris Sale from the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday for a hefty package of four prospects.