• Red Sox Vs. Yankees Lineups: Xander Bogaerts Out Amid Batting Title Race

    5 days ago - By NESN

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    Xander Bogaerts is out of the Red Sox's starting lineup Friday night as Boston continues its four-game series with the New York Yankees.
    Yu Chang will play shortstop and bat ninth for the Red Sox. The newcomer will share the middle of Boston's infield with Kiké Hernández, who will play second base and lead off as the Red Sox look to bounce back from Thursday night's extra-inning loss at Yankee Stadium.
    All eyes, of course, will be on Aaron Judge as the Yankees slugger pursues Major League Baseball history. Judge needs one home run to tie Roger Maris' American League...
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  • Cora: Red Sox will be 'prepared to bring Xander back'

    Cora: Red Sox will be 'prepared to bring Xander back'

    5 days ago - By TheScore

    Boston Red Sox manager Alex Cora believes his team will be ready to re-sign Xander Bogaerts if the star shortstop decides to test free agency during the offseason. "I do believe, going into whatever situation comes up in the upcoming weeks or months... we're going to be prepared to bring Xander back," Cora said on the " Off the Pike " podcast. "You know, obviously, it takes two. Like I've always said, the ball's in his court right now. "He's the one that has to decide whether he's going to opt in or opt out, right? And we know about his agent. I have a great relationship with Scott , and...
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