AP Source: JD Martinez, Red Sox Agree To $110M, 5-Year DealA person familiar with the negotiations says slugger J.D. Martinez and the Boston Red Sox have agreed to a $110 million, five-year contract.
In Quest For Starters, Rangers Finalize $4 Million Deal With FisterFree agent pitcher Doug Fister finalized a $4 million, one-year deal Tuesday with the pitching-needy Rangers, that could be worth up to $11.5 million over two seasons.
Rangers Reach Deal With Free Agent RHP Doug FisterThe Rangers have made their first move toward replenishing their starting rotation, agreeing to a contract with free agent righty Doug Fister, according to a source familiar with the deal.
Red Sox Fire Manager Farrell After 2nd Straight ALDS DefeatThe Boston Red Sox have fired manager John Farrell after the team's second straight loss in the AL Division Series.
Astros Beat Red Sox 5-4 In Game 4, Advance To ALCSJustin Verlander outpitched Chris Sale in a relief role reversal of aces, and the Houston Astros advanced to the ALCS.
Red Sox Beat Astros 10-3, Avoid Elimination In ALDS Game 3The AL East champions got a 10-3 victory over the Houston Astros in Game 3 of the AL Division Series on Sunday.
Correa, Altuve, Astros Rout Red Sox 8-2, Take 2-0 ALDS LeadGeorge Springer also homered to help Dallas Keuchel coast in Houston's second straight romp by the exact same score.
Altuve Hits 3 Homers, Astros Beat Red Sox 8-2 In ALDS OpenerBuoyed by chants of "MVP" in each trip to the plate, the 5-foot-6 Altuve hit solo homers in the first and fifth innings off Sale. He connected again in the seventh off reliever Austin Maddox to give Houston a quick boost in the best-of-five series.
Astros Leave Veteran Pitchers Off ALDS Roster, Sox Use NunezThe Houston Astros and Boston Red Sox have set their rosters for their AL Division Series beginning Thursday.
Red Sox-Astros: Playoff Vet Verlander Opposes 1st-Timer SaleThe AL East champion Red Sox are in the playoffs for the second straight year. The West champion Astros return to the postseason for the second time in three years
Verlander To Start For Astros In Game 1 Of ALDSThe Houston Astros will start Justin Verlander in Game 1 of the AL Division Series against Chris Sale and the Boston Red Sox on Thursday.
Report: Red Sox Used Apple Watch To Steal Yankees' SignsThe first-place Red Sox admitted to Major League Baseball that they used an Apple Watch to relay signals from opposing catchers to Boston players, The New York Times reported Tuesday.