Blake Snell threw six scoreless innings, Wilson Ramos drove in two runs, and the Tampa Bay Rays avoided a three-game sweep by beating the Boston Red Sox 6-3 on Thursday night.
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Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia will be activated from the disabled list Friday. The veteran hasn't played since undergoing a cartilage restoration procedure on his left knee in October.
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Brian Windhorst, Tim MacMahon, Andrew Han and Jackie MacMullan discuss the Cavs with their backs against the wall after Game 5 (2:10) and the likelihood Rockets-Warriors goes the full series (23:10).
Buster & Keith Law discuss the top Draft prospects, young players making a big impression, the idea of PED penalty peer pressure and more (1:30). Plus, Stephania Bell on Dustin Pedroia, Clayton Kershaw and more (24:34), and Sarah Langs' "Numbers Game" (33:52).
With their 96-83 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday night, the Boston Celtics just got that much closer to becoming the first Eastern...
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Celtics Jaylen Brown talks with Michele Steele about the defensive effort it took for the Celtics to beat the Cavaliers in game 5 to take a 3-2 series lead
Adam Amin & Jon Barry share their final thoughts on the Celtics dominating win over the Cavaliers in game 5