The Kansas City Royals acquired Johnny Cueto in a trade with Cincinnati on Sunday, sending three prospects to the Reds for a legitimate ace for the front of their beleaguered rotation.
Simon threw the second pitch of the inning to Pablo Sandoval and shortstop Jose Iglesias and catcher James McCann trotted to the mound.
The Tigers certainly could go deep against Steven Wright (3-3, 4.84 ERA), whose 1.68 homers allowed per nine innings are the worst of any Red Sox starter.
Xander Bogaerts’ single up the middle off Blaine Hardy in the 11th inning drove home the winning run.
The first baseman, who has been on the disabled list since July 4 with a left calf strain, took some swings in batting practice Friday at Fenway Park.
FOX Sports reports that Cespedes is determined to stay with the Tigers beyond this season, whether he’s traded or not.
Andrew Romine Scoffs At Idea Tigers’ Loss Was Pivotal: ‘Plenty Of Teams Come Back From A Lot More Down’
“It’s just a loss, it’s not that big of a deal.”
The Toronto Blue Jays have announced they have signed Chamberlain to a minor league deal.
Is There Such A Thing As Too Much Bling In Baseball? Felix Hernandez’s Massive Diamonds Beg The Question
He didn’t pitch, but King Felix’s sparkling earlobes drew some attention during Tuesday night’s game against the Tigers.
After a nearly decade-long steroids prosecution, Barry Bonds emerged victorious Tuesday when federal prosecutors dropped what was left of their criminal case against the career home runs leader.