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Recent articles by Ken:

Red Sox hold off Blue Jays with Moreland’s bat and bullpen

BOSTON — Mitch Moreland’s crack of the bat in a nearly empty Fenway Park was easily heard. Alex Verdugo’s yell after his homer-saving catch might have been even louder. Verdugo hit two solo homers over the Green Monster and made a homer-robbing grab, Mitch Moreland hit a two-run shot and Boston’s beleaguered staff rebounded to lift the Red Sox past the Toronto Blue Jays 5-3 on Friday night.… → Read More

PP goals by Bergeron, DeBrusk send B’s past Coyotes again

Charlie Coyle scored two goals, and the Boston Bruins beat Arizona 4-2 on Saturday for their 16th straight victory over the Coyotes. → Read More

Hamilton leads BC past Virginia Tech

Jairus Hamilton scored a career-high 23 points, Jay Heath added 15 points and Boston College snapped a four-game losing with a 61-56 victory over Virginia Tech Saturday afternoon. → Read More

Yaz's grandson Mike hits HR; Giants beat Red Sox 7-6 in 15

Mike Yastrzemski rounded the bases to the cheers of the Fenway Park fans after hitting a solo homer for San Francisco - like his grandfather heard numerous times during his illustrious career with the Red Sox. → Read More

Soler hits 2 long HRs, Royals beat Red Sox 6-2 to snap skid

Jorge Soler didn't have to wait for the question about the Green Monster to be finished before breaking into a wide smile. → Read More

Porcello, Travis help Red Sox halt 8-game skid, 7-5 over KC

The music was blaring in the clubhouse and Boston utility player Brock Holt was holding a microphone, acting like a DJ. → Read More

Porcello, Travis help Red Sox halt 8-game skid, 7-5 over KC

The music was blaring in the clubhouse and Boston utility player Brock Holt was holding a microphone, acting like a DJ. → Read More

Stroman, Gurriel lead Blue Jays over Red Sox 6-1

BOSTON (AP) - Lourdes Gurriel Jr. came strolling out of Toronto's clubhouse to an interview area wearing a wrestling-belt lookalike with a big smile on his face. → Read More

Bruins fall apart and give up early goals in Game 7 loss

BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Bruins will look back on a miserable three minutes all summer. The Bruins had it all lined up: a raucous home crowd as they hosted the first Game 7 of a Stanley Cup Final in their 95-year history and a fast start that provided a handful of excellent scoring chances in the opening period against a St. Louis team that looked out of sorts and on its heels for a second… → Read More

Lowe's 2 HRs, Snell's start carries Rays past Red Sox, 6-1

BOSTON (AP) - Brandon Lowe hit a pair of solo homers, Blake Snell baffled Boston's lineup and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Boston Red Sox 6-1 Sunday to take three of four from the World Series champions. → Read More

Hernández drives in 2, Price solid, Red Sox split with Rays

BOSTON (AP) - David Price had a milestone night and Marco Hernández completed his long journey back to the big leagues. → Read More

Sandy León and Boston sock it to Indians

BOSTON (AP) - Cleveland reliever Oliver Pérez broke a spike loose on his shoe, and three batters later, the Boston Red Sox broke the game open. → Read More

Chavis homers, Red Sox snap Astros' 10-game win streak

BOSTON (AP) - Michael Chavis pointed to a young boy in the press box, letting him know how impressed he was that a 5-year-old announced his name so well. → Read More

Chavis lifts Red Sox over Rockies 6-5 in 10 innings

Michael Chavis' walk-off single in the 10th inning gave the Boston Red Sox a 6-5 victory over the Colorado Rockies. → Read More

Leon's 3-run homer caps 8-run 3rd, Red Sox beat Mariners 9-5

BOSTON (AP) - Sandy Leon was frustrated he didn't drive one run in with a safety squeeze. Instead, he drove in three with a drive over the Green Monster. → Read More

Sale drops to 0-5 as Rays beat Red Sox 5-2

BOSTON (AP) - Chris Sale remained winless in six starts this season, giving up Daniel Robertson's two-run homer in the first inning and Yandy Diaz's two-run triple in the second as the Boston Red Sox lost to the Tampa Bay Rays 5-2 Sunday. → Read More

Dustin Pedroia could start rehab assignment Thursday

BOSTON (AP) - Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia will likely begin an injury rehabilitation assignment Thursday at Double-A Portland to test his balky, surgically-repaired left knee that caused him to miss all but three games last season. → Read More

Diaz homers, Morton goes 6 scoreless as Rays top Red Sox 2-1

BOSTON (AP) - Yandy Diaz hit David Price's second pitch over the Green Monster for a home run, Charlie Morton pitched six shutout innings and the Tampa Bay Rays held off the Boston Red Sox 2-1 Saturday. → Read More

Eovaldi to have surgery, expected out 4-6 weeks

BOSTON (AP) - Boston right-hander Nathan Eovaldi is scheduled to have surgery to remove loose bodies from his pitching elbow, an operation expected to sideline the pitcher for four-to-six weeks. The Red Sox said Eovaldi will have surgery on Tuesday, when the team plays a day-night doubleheader against Detroit following the rainout of the opener of the four-game series. Eovaldi had similar… → Read More

Red Sox lose Patriots' Day game to Orioles 8-1

BOSTON (AP) - Dwight Smith Jr. hooked a two-run homer into the first row of seats down the right-field line and drove in four runs, leading the Baltimore Orioles past the Red Sox 8-1 Monday in Boston's annual Patriots' Day game. → Read More