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Before Monday’s Game 3 of the ALDS, Tampa Bay Rays pitcher David Price said he was sorry for Saturday night’s Twitter rant and also talked about his apology to Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz. Here’s the full transcript.
Price’s opening remarks:
“I’d like to start this by sending a deep apology to everyone that has been affected by my actions after the game against Boston. That’s...Read more »
The Yankees open their 2014 schedule deep in the heart of Texas, while the Mets have the Big Apple all to themselves.
The Yankees start their year with a three-game set against the Astros in Houston and the Mets begin against Washington at Citi Field, the just-released 2014 MLB schedules reveal.
The Yankees and Mets play each other from May 12-15, with the first two games at Yankee Stadium.
Yankees...Read more »
Here's something you don't see every day: a baseball player scoring on his own infield single.
Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Rajai Davis did just that on Wednesday against the Boston Red Sox. Well, technically, he was helped out by two throwing errors, but it was still a sight to behold.
Here's how it went down: Davis hit a ground ball off Jon Lester's leg. Lester scooped the ball up...Read more »
Dustin Pedroia will remain in Boston through at least the 2021 season after reportedly agreeing to a seven-year, $100 million contract Tuesday afternoon.
The second baseman's deal, first reported by WEEI's Rob Bradford, will start in 2015 and is viewed as team-friendly by many observers.
Pedroia, the 2007 American League Rookie of the Year and 2008 AL MVP, is hitting .308 with a .385...Read more »