• Alex Cora Ejected from Game 1 of ALCS for Arguing with Home-Plate Umpire

    7 monthes ago - By Bleacher Report

    Boston Red Sox manager Alex Cora was ejected from Game 1 of the American League Championship Series on Saturday night at Fenway Park in Boston, Mark Berman of Fox 26 in Houston reported...
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  • Alex Cora Gets Ejected From ALCS Game 1 After Shouting Match With Umpire

    7 monthes ago - By NESN

    Alex Cora rarely gets animated during games, but you always should expect the unexpected once October baseball rolls around.
    The Boston Red Sox manager was ejected in the bottom half of the fifth inning in Game 1 of the American League Championship against the Houston Astros on Saturday night. After home-plate umpire James Hoye rung up Andrew Benintendi on a questionable strike-three call with two outs and the bases loaded, Cora emerged from the dugout and had some choice words for the official behind the dish.
    You can watch the scene unfold in the clip here .
    Benintendi threw his bat and...
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  • Sale labors in ALCS opener, exits after 4 IP

    7 monthes ago - By MLB News

    Chris Sale desperately wanted a second crack at the Astros, one year after they spoiled his postseason debut. Granted that opportunity against the defending World Series champions, the Red Sox ace didn't last long in the opening game of the American League Championship Series.
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  • Sale lasts just 4 innings in ALCS opener

    7 monthes ago - By TheScore

    Boston Red Sox ace Chris Sale didn't have his best stuff Saturday, as he was removed from Game 1 of the ALCS after allowing two runs on 86 pitches in only four innings of work against the Houston Astros. He was replaced on the mound by reliever Joe Kelly. More to come. Copyright © 2018 Score Media Ventures Inc. All rights reserved. Certain content reproduced under license.
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  • Chris Sale does not wear sleeves in cold weather for odd reason

    7 monthes ago - By Yardbarker

    You won't find Chris Sale wearing sleeves while pitching for the Boston Red Sox, regardless of how cold it is. The temperature for Game 1 of the ALCS Saturday between the Red Sox and Houston Astros was expected to be under 50 degrees. Red Sox manager Alex Cora said they had the right guy on the mound for the cold night because weather doesn't bother the southpaw. “I think we got the right guy on the mound tonight,” Cora said before the game. “He really doesn't care about, like - he'll go out there without sleeves because he promised somebody in Chicago that he will never wear sleeves...
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  • Follow live: Red Sox, Astros sqaure off at Fenway Park

    7 monthes ago - By ESPN

    Boston's Chris Sale and Houston's Justin Verlander will go head-to-head in Game 1 of the ALCS.
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  • Why Red Sox's Chris Sale Won't Wear Sleeves For ALCS Game 1 Vs. Astros

    7 monthes ago - By NESN

    It's going to be a brisk evening at Fenway Park on Saturday night.
    Game 1 of the American League Champion Series between the Astros and Red Sox will feature textbook October weather in Boston, as it's expected to be around 50 degrees at the 8:09 p.m. ET first pitch and could dip into the mid-40s as the game progresses.
    But if you think the Red Sox's starter for the series opener against Houston is concerned about the weather, think again. Prior to Game 1, manager Alex Cora explained why he's confident in Chris Sale being able to pitch well in the less-than-ideal conditions.
    “I think we got...
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  • ALCS Live Tracker: Astros vs. Red Sox

    7 monthes ago - By Sportsnet

    The Houston Astros and Boston Red Sox meet for Game 1 of the American League Championship Series. Follow all the action here with our ALCS Live Tracker.
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  • Bruce Cassidy Gives ALCS Prediction Ahead Of Red Sox-Astros Game 1

    7 monthes ago - By NESN

    Bruce Cassidy is feeling pretty confident about another Boston sports team.
    The Bruins' head coach is hoping some of Boston's luck wears off on the Red Sox after the B's routed the Detroit Red Wings 8-2 at TD Garden on Saturday afternoon.
    The attention now turns to the Red Sox as they get set to begin their American League Championship Series against the Houston Astros at Fenway Park. And Cassidy likes Boston's chances of heading to the World Series.
    After the Black and Gold's victory, he was asked who he thought would take the ALCS. His answer won't disappoint Red Sox fans.
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  • Red Sox's Mitch Moreland Provides Injury Update Ahead Of ALCS Game 1

    7 monthes ago - By NESN

    The injury bug bit Mitch Moreland at the most inopportune time.
    The Boston Red Sox first baseman tweaked his hamstring in Game 2 of the American League Division Series against the Yankees, causing him to miss the next two games against New York.
    Despite the nagging injury, Moreland was included on the Red Sox's AL Championship Series roster. Prior to Saturday night's Game 1 against the Houston Astros at Fenway Park, Moreland shed some light on his status as his team tries to punch a ticket to the World Series.
    To hear from Moreland, check out the video above from “Red Sox Gameday Live,”...
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  • Red Sox vs. Astros prediction, tale of the tape: Boston's X-factor, Houston's huge edge and more on ALCS

    7 monthes ago - By CBSSports

    If the Astros are going to return to the World Series, they'll have to figure out Nathan Eovaldi
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