Detroit Tigers first baseman Jefry Marte looks straight up after his lick own home break out Boston Red Sox commencing ewer Justin Masterson within the 7th inning of a new 3-hitter, Sunday, August nine, 2015, in Detroit.
Boston led 2-0 after four innings, while Red Sox starter Wade Miley controlled the Tigers’ batters.
Detroit’s J.D. Martinez drilled his 30th homer – his third in the last seven games.
Red Sox relievers Robbie Ross Jr., Junichi Tazawa and Jean Machi closed things out with a combined three ideal innings. It was his 20th homer at Comerica Park, the most by a visiting player in the 15 seasons since it opened.
The Rangers were seeking a right-handed bat and they’ve added one in a trade with the Red Sox. Owens walked four and allowed three hits while only striking out two, so he was fortunate to allow just the one run.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Michael Conforto hit a tying double and Wilmer Flores had a go-ahead single in the ninth inning to help the surging New York Mets beat the Tampa Bay Rays 4-3 on Friday night for their seventh consecutive victory. He hit. 350 with two home runs and 10 RBI in the World Series loss to St. Louis.
“It means I’m going to be here next year, ” Ortiz said after the game. I seriously thought that Henry Owens had earned his way to strut after his performance Sunday in his second start of the week, but he’s not quite there yet. He instead reached his 425th plate appearance of the season, guaranteeing a 2016 vesting option with, according to ESPN, an $11 million base salary.
“I felt like I’ve done it a few times”, Bradley said about transferring his minor league success to the majors. “That’s what hurt me”.
Bradley also got an RBI for drawing bases loaded walk off Verlander in the second inning, when the Red Sox scored twice without hitting the ball out of the infield thanks in part to a two-out error by Tigers second basemen Ian Kinsler. A line drive into the corner in right gave the Red Sox plenty of time to clear the bases, and for Bradley to go into third with the triple. In the third inning, he hit a two-out single to plate he Tigers’ first run of the game. 247 with 65 RBIs this season, agreed with the way the contract was structured. He’s a free agent this offseason.
DETROIT (AP) – Mike Napoli is headed back to the Texas Rangers. “So, it’s first to get these first two out of the way and the first win, kind of set my shoulders back, take a deep breath and move on”. “He’s still a Major League player”, Ausmus said about Bradley.
“You spend seven months with each other, there’s going to be disagreements and sometimes it leads to pushing and shoving”, he said.
“I’ve seen it dozens of times during my playing career. It generally just because they care about winning and losing and that’s what it was tonight”.
Boston will receive cash or a player to be named later in the trade.
“Yeah”, he said. “[Owens] told me he started walking off the field.
Ramirez has been unable to put any pressure on his foot after fouling a series of pitches off it. Farrell is hopeful Ramirez can return tomorrow, too.