Chris Sale Headlines

  • Boston's Chris Sale 'back to normal,' ready for World Series

    Chris Sale has resumed throwing and says he's ready to pitch Game 1 of the World Series after missing an AL Championship Series start and being hospitalized with an illness. The Boston Red Sox ace also had some fun with reporters while discussing what made him sick. Sale threw a bullpen...

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  • Gut reaction? Sale blames belly-button ring

    Chris Sale -- maybe trying to get a belly full of laughs -- blamed an infection from some belly-button bling for his recent hospital stay.

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  • World Series 2018: TV Schedule Guide and More Known Info

    The Boston Red Sox are sitting at home awaiting their opponent for the 2018 World Series . Boston dominated the Houston Astros over five games in the ALCS to secure its berth ...

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  • Red Sox sail into World Series, set for ace Sale's return

    David Price, at last, looked like a postseason ace. Craig Kimbrel pitched a lockdown inning. And much-maligned Jackie Bradley Jr. became an MVP. Most everything went right for the Red Sox as they sailed into the World Series. Now the big question for Boston: Is everything all right with ace...

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  • David Price pitches Red Sox past Astros, into World Series

    HOUSTON - Boston's David Price put his postseason woes behind him, pitching the Red Sox into the World Series with a 4-1 victory over the defending champion Houston Astros on Thursday night. Rafael Devers hit a three-run homer as the Red Sox defeated Justin Verlander and the Astros in Game 5 of the AL Championship Series to win the best-of-seven set 4-1, a perfect 43rd birthday present for rookie manager Alex Cora. After dropping the opener at home, Boston took four straight - including three...

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  • Red Sox ace Sale ready to make next postseason start

    HOUSTON (AP) - Boston Red Sox manager Alex Cora says Chris Sale is set to make his next start, lining up the lefty ace for a potential AL Championship Series clincher or World Series opener. Cora said before Game 5 against Houston on Thursday that Sale threw off flat ground ...

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  • World Series 2018: Full Schedule and Examining Potential Pitching Matchups

    As the ALCS and NLCS wind down, it's hard not to imagine what he 2018 World Series might look like when it begins Tuesday night...

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  • World Series 2018: Schedule of Dates, Ticket Info and Matchup Predictions

    Baseball fans have been lucky over the past seven Octobers, as four of the seven World Series range from "good and competitive" to "all-time classic" on the championship spectrum...

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  • Benintendi, Red Sox hold off Astros 8-6 for 3-1 ALCS lead

    Andrew Benintendi charged in hard and left his feet. Make the catch, Boston wins. If not ... no telling. On this night, though, even a ball the Red Sox couldn't grab went their way. Benintendi made a diving play in left field with the bases loaded for the final out, and Boston...

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  • Red Sox beat Astros to take 3-1 lead in ALCS

    HOUSTON - Boston left fielder Andrew Benintendi made a diving catch with the bases loaded for the final out, and the Red Sox held off the Houston Astros 8-6 on Wednesday night to take a 3-1 lead in the AL Championship Series. Boosted by a fan interference call and another home run from Jackie Bradley Jr. in a gripping, back-and-forth game, the Red Sox moved within one victory of their first World Series trip since winning the 2013 title. Craig Kimbrel earned a six-out save, aided by a strong...

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  • Sale not ready to pitch for Red Sox in Game 5 of ALCS

    Boston Red Sox ace Chris Sale was still feeling weak Wednesday and won't start Game 5 of the AL Championship Series. Sale threw in the outfield for 10-15 minutes before Game 4 in Houston, but manager Alex Cora said he didn't throw a bullpen session as planned. David Price will start...

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  • Dodgers’ Manny Machado fined by MLB for kicking Brewers’ Jesus Aguilar

    Dodgers third baseman Manny Machado has been fined by Major League Baseball for kicking Milwaukee first baseman Jesus Aguilar in the NL Championship Series. MLB fined Machado an undisclosed amount Wednesday, a day after the baserunning incident caused the benches to clear at Dodger Stadium and prompted Milwaukee's Christian Yelich to call Machado a "dirty player." Machado was running to first on a grounder in the 10th inning of Game 4, and Aguilar left his right foot partly across the base for a...

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  • World Series 2018: Full Schedule and Predictions for LCS Action

    Just as we thought we knew who would advance to the 2018 World Series , the Boston Red Sox and Los Angeles Dodgers flipped their respective league championship series on their heads Tuesday...

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  • Sale back with Red Sox, tells Cora he's 'good enough' to go

    Chris Sale is back with the Boston Red Sox and says he feels well enough to pitch. Whether he'll start Game 5 of the AL Championship Series remains to be seen. Sale returned to the team Tuesday in Houston after being hospitalized for a stomach illness. The club hasn't specified the ailment...

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  • A’s Bob Melvin honored by peers, Sporting News as AL Manager of the Year

    Bob Melvin, who managed the A's to a surprise playoff spot this season after three consecutive last-place finishes, was named the American League Manager of the Year by the Sporting News on Tuesday. "It's an honor to win an award like this that's voted on by my peers," Melvin said via text. "But it's my players who allow for this to happen, so thanks to them." Melvin also won Sporting News managerial honors in the National League in 2007 with Arizona, and he has twice won the Manager of the...

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  • Red Sox say they are not sure when Sale available

    HOUSTON (AP) - The Boston Red Sox were still unsure Tuesday when lefty ace Chris Sale would be available to pitch again. Speaking before Game 3 of the AL Championship Series, Boston manager Alex Cora said Sale was still on his way to the ballpark and would go to the ...

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  • Sale rejoining Red Sox, but uncertain for Game 5

    The Red Sox aren't sure if Chris Sale will be ready to pitch Game 5 after the lefty ace spent Sunday night in the hospital with a stomach ailment.

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  • LEADING OFF: Bregman stirs up ALCS, Grandal sits for Dodgers

    A look at what's happening around the majors today: NO BOTHER Red Sox manager Alex Cora is brushing off the notion that Boston might be motivated for Game 3 of the AL Championship Series by a brazen social media post Monday from Astros star Alex Bregman. Houston's third baseman shared a...

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