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  1. Jose Fernandez becomes a U.S. citizen

    Apr 24, 2015, 5:09 PM EDT

    Jose Fernandez

    Bonus of Tommy John rehab: more time to study for your naturalization test.

  2. And That Happened: Wednesday’s scores and highlights

    Apr 23, 2015, 7:37 AM EDT

    Roberto Kelly

    Roberto Kelly is all like “Me? I didn’t do nothin’?” And Mattingly is all like “dude, really?” And Blanco is all like “[whistles innocently]”

  3. Why are baseball games nine innings long?

    Apr 14, 2015, 11:33 AM EDT

    Old baseball team

    It’s a story of exclusivity of a men’s club. And an odd desire for irrational symmetry.

  4. Red Sox outlast Yankees in 19 innings

    Apr 11, 2015, 2:31 AM EDT

    Pablo Sandoval

    Details from the longest game in Red Sox history.

  5. MLB sent Clay Buchholz a letter for stepping out of the batter’s box

    Apr 10, 2015, 11:55 PM EDT

    Clay Buchholz

    Clay Buchholz stepped out of the batter’s box on Opening Day and received a warning letter from Major League Baseball.

  6. Red Sox get a pair of two-homer games in beating Phillies

    Apr 6, 2015, 6:54 PM EDT

    Dustin Pedroia

    They’re the seventh team since 1914 to pull off the feat.

  7. Baseball is dying, you guys

    Apr 3, 2015, 9:31 AM EDT

    Tombstone

    Modest pace-of-play rules? Hiring Rob Manfred? THE ACTS OF DESPERATE MEN WILLING TO STOP AT NOTHING TO KEEP BASEBALL FROM DYING!

  8. Did David Ortiz admit to more than he realized with his Players’ Tribune editorial?

    Mar 27, 2015, 2:01 PM EDT

    David Ortiz

    There is only one reason a player should be tested for drugs as often as David Ortiz claims he has been: a previous positive test.

  9. David Ortiz: “Nobody in MLB history has been tested for PEDs more than me”

    Mar 26, 2015, 11:02 PM EDT

    Miami Marlins v Boston Red Sox

    In a first-person essay for The Player’s Tribune, Red Sox slugger David Ortiz came out swinging against his critics.

  10. David Ortiz is out with “general soreness” through the weekend

    Mar 20, 2015, 12:30 PM EDT

    David Ortiz

    And, it appears, some people are upset about this.

  11. You’ll be shocked to learn that David Ortiz thinks the new pace-of-play rules are “bulls**t”

    Feb 25, 2015, 12:32 PM EDT

    David Ortiz

    Specifically, the one about batters having to keep a foot in after each pitch.

  12. Some designated hitters are allowed to take grounders. Others aren’t.

    Feb 25, 2015, 11:54 AM EDT

    David Ortiz Getty

    Either that or teams’ memo distribution system is horribly out of whack.

  13. The new pace of play rules aren’t disruptive, make a lot of sense and may actually work

    Feb 20, 2015, 11:30 AM EDT

    Stepping out

    The new rules make sense and shouldn’t cause too much disruption. And they may actually, you know, speed up the game.

  14. David Ortiz and Robinson Cano give their Super Bowl XLIX predictions

    Feb 1, 2015, 6:05 PM EDT

    Brad Miller, Robinson Cano, David Ortiz

    Check out what David Ortiz and Robinson Cano think will happen in Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday night.

  15. John Farrell leaning towards batting Hanley Ramirez fourth

    Jan 11, 2015, 9:10 PM EDT

    Hanley Ramirez

    Red Sox fans are likely to see Hanley Ramirez cleaning up in the batting order in 2015.

  16. Adam Jones will make a donation to David Ortiz’s charity after losing a bet

    Jan 10, 2015, 11:51 PM EDT

    Adam Jones

    Adam Jones and David Ortiz made a friendly wager on Saturday’s playoff game between the Ravens and Patriots. The loser would make a $5,000 donation to the winner’s charity.

  17. Great Moments in Jon Heyman’s Hall of Fame inconsistency

    Jan 5, 2015, 4:35 PM EDT

    David Ortiz Getty

    Jon Heyman won’t vote for Mike Piazza or Jeff Bagwell because of rumors and hearsay, but as recently as a year ago he supported David Ortiz despite Big Papi once failing a drug test.

  18. So what would the Red Sox look like with Hanley Ramirez and Pablo Sandoval?

    Nov 24, 2014, 6:38 AM EDT

    red sox logo

    It could happen. It could happen as early as today, folks.

  19. Nelson Cruz up to ninth all-time on postseason home runs list

    Oct 5, 2014, 9:41 PM EDT

    Nelson Cruz

    Sunday’s hero is now tied for fourth among active players.

  20. David Ortiz sitting out with wrist injury

    Sep 25, 2014, 9:08 PM EDT

    David Ortiz Getty

    Ortiz’s symptoms are similar to when he suffered a partial tear of the tendon sheath in his wrist in 2008.

  21. Derek Jeter has the most popular player jersey since the All-Star break

    Sep 25, 2014, 4:30 PM EDT

    Derek Jeter

    The old man tops the list, but a lot of young stars are right on his heels.

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