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On Friday morning, Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer underwent a CT-scan on his injured right hand, as the club aimed to rule out the unlikely possibility of season-ending surgery.
Jul 25, 2014; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Jon Lester on the mound during the second inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field.
It's virtually impossible for a Boston Red Sox fan between the ages of 25 and 35 to speak rationally about what constitutes an ace.
Thursday night means it's time for some Role Play on The Adam Jones Show, a game that requires Jones to be a bit of an actor in getting inside the mind of different people and answering a handful of questions as that specific person.
Stuck in limbo between contending and conceding, the perennially building Kansas City Royals opted to stand pat as baseball's non-waiver trade deadline passed Thursday.
FILE - In this July 5, 2014 file photo, Boston Red Sox's Jon Lester gestures while pitching in the sixth inning of the first game of a baseball doubleheader against the Baltimore Orioles in Boston.
Baseball fans were still trying to sort out the dizzying deals for postseason aces Jon Lester and John Lackey , Home Run Derby champ Yoenis Cespedes and All-Star shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera when they were treated to a most curious sight Thursday.
The Boston Red Sox continued their busy trade deadline day by sending shortstop Stephen Drew and cash to the division-rival Yankees for infielder/outfielder Kelly Johnson on Thursday.
The Boston Red Sox traded right-hander John Lackey to the St. Louis Cardinals for right-hander Joe Kelly and outfielder Allen Craig before Thursday's deadline.
The Dodgers walked off with a 3-2 win in 10 innings over the Braves. LA is still 3 up on San Francisco in the NL West.
Unwilling to stand on their status as the team with the best record in Major League Baseball, the A's reshaped their roster in a huge way Thursday morning by trading Yoenis Cespedes to the Boston Red Sox for starting pitcher Jon Lester and former A's outfielder Jonny Gomes.
The Oakland Athletics reportedly swung a deal to bolster an already stacked rotation, acquiring Boston lefty Jon Lester hours before Thursday's non-waiver trade deadline.
All indications this week were that Red Sox ace Jon Lester was going to be traded rather than extended before Thursday's trade deadline.
Mark Buehrle pitched 6 2/3 innings to earn his first win in almost two months and Dioner Navarro had three hits and three RBIs to lead the Toronto Blue Jays to their fifth consecutive victory, a 6-1 win over the slumping Boston Red Sox.
Dioner Navarro had three RBI singles and the Toronto Blue Jays wrapped up a three-game sweep at Fenway Park with a 6-1 win over the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday.
Now he is going to give the struggling left-hander another opportunity. The Chicago Cubs acquired Doubront from the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday in exchange for a player to be named.
Updated: Sat Aug 02, 2014 12:27 am
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