Another series finale, another win for the Boston Red Sox, as they beat the Baltimore Orioles Sunday afternoon in Fenway Park, May 20th, 5-0. The Red Sox are now 14-1 in series finales and remain tied for 1st place with the New York Yankees.
The Boston Red Sox are back in 1st place, tied with the New York Yankees after beating the Baltimore Orioles in Fenway Park Thursday night, May 17th, winning 6-2. The Red Sox are the 1st team to win 30 games in the majors.
The Boston Red Sox lost to the Oakland A's again, this time losing Tuesday night, May 15th 5-3 at Fenway Park. The Red Sox are now 1-4 against the A's this season. they have now lost their last 2 games, 5 of their last 8, and 12 of their last 23.
The Boston Red Sox return to Fenway Park on Monday still in 1st place, after a 10 game road trip in which they went 6-4 after beating the Toronto Blue Jays 5-3 on Sunday, May 13th. The Red Sox are now 12-1 in series finales, having won the last 6!
The Boston Red Sox fell out of 1st place Wednesday night, losing to the streaking New York Yankees 9-6 in New York. The New York Yankees have won 17 out of their last 18 games, their best streak since 1953
For the 1st time since March 31st, the Boston Red Sox don't have sole possession of 1st place in the AL East, as the New York Yankees, the hottest team in baseball beat the Red Sox Tuesday night, May 8th 3-2 in New York. The Yankees have now won 16 of their last 17 games.