Boston Red Sox

3rd AL East | 55-44
  • Batting Avg
    .290 AVG
  • Runs
    560 R
  • Earned Runs Avg
    4.43 ERA
  • Home Runs Allowed
    113 HR
  • Video: Matt Cain launches a three-run home run
    HardballTalk3 hours ago

    Video: Matt Cain launches a three-run home run

    Madison Bumgarner isn’t the only Giants pitcher who can rake. Matt Cain crushed a three-run home run during Tuesday’s game against the Giants. Cain stepped to the plate with runners on the corner and one out against Reds starter Cody Reed in the bottom of the second inning. Reed threw a 1-1 fastball down the middle and Cain hit it about 20 rows back in the left field seats. It’s Cain’s first homer of the season, his first since 2012, and the seventh of his 12-year career. He still has some work to catch up to Bumgarner, who has two homers this year and 13 in his career. On the pitching side of things, Cain got the win against the Reds on Tuesday night, giving up four runs on six hits and a walk

  • SNY3 hours ago

    What are the Nationals and Marlins looking to do at the trade deadline?

    In advance of next Monday's non-waiver trade deadline, the Mets are reportedly in the market for a relief pitcher, while keeping an eye on the market for a position player and starting pitcher. According to MLB Trade Rumors, here is what their NL East competition may be working on... The Marlins are being very aggressive in trying to upgrade their starting rotation, according to NY Post reporter Joel Sherman. Multiple reports indicate they have been talking with the Padres about acquiring RHP Andrew Cashner (4-7, 4.76 ERA). They have also reportedly shown interest in Chris Sale (White Sox), Jeremy Hellickson (Phillies), Hector Santiago (Angels), Wade Miley (Mariners), Eduardo Rodriguez (Red Sox),