Thursday wasn’t Sonny Gray’s shiniest of starts, but he’s no longer winless against Boston.
After seeing the top four teams in the division bunched within nine games of the top spot a season ago, things will only tighten up further. And in a battle of baseball’s brawn, one fewer win for “Beantown” will be enough to punch a ticket the AL’s divisional round.
With his two-hit, three-RBI performance, David Ortiz provided starter David Price will all the backing he would need as the Red Sox trumped the A’s Friday night.
Major League Baseball’s 2016 All-Star Game was a shining example of the game’s changing of the guard — a youth movement, really.
The American League and National League batting title awards were renamed after Major League Baseball legends Rod Carew and Tony Gwynn respectively.
The 2016 MLB All-Star Game is a true showdown of power hitting versus overpowering pitching.