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Jerry Remy, honored at Fenway for 30 years as Red Sox broadcaster: "I am fully confident I will be back in that booth for Opening Day next year -- when the Red Sox lift another pennant." Remy begins chemotherapy tomorrow to treat relapse of lung cancer.

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Drew Pomeranz will throw a bullpen session Monday but is in line to make his scheduled start Wednesday night in Cleveland. Pomeranz left Friday night's game in the fourth inning because of back spasms. He has responded favorably to treatment over the past few days.

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Sale joins rare company with K pace

With nine K's against the Yankees on Saturday, Chris Sale now has 250 strikeouts in 25 games this season. He's one of three pitchers-- along with Randy Johnson and Pedro Martínez -- to reach 250 strikeouts in a season in 25 games or fewer. (Elias Sports Bureau)

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Devers becoming thorn in Yankees' side

Red Sox rookie Rafael Devers homered again against the rival Yankees on Saturday. He's the first player to go deep in three straight games against the Yankees before turning 21 years old since Babe Ruth in 1915.

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Sabathia continues Red Sox domination

With Saturday's win, CC Sabathia is now 3-0 with a 0.90 ERA in three starts against Boston this season. Since earned runs became official in the AL in 1913, four other Yankees pitchers have won their first three starts against the Red Sox in a season with a sub-1.00 ERA: Lefty Gomez in 1934 (0.33), Hank Borowy in 1945 (0.35), Whitey Ford in 1956 (0.67) and Scott Sanderson in 1991 (0.43), the Elias Sports Bureau notes.

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Saturday's longest home runs

Rougned Odor teed off twice against the White Sox, with his second blast reaching the upper deck in right field at Globe Life Park. A pair of rookies flexed their muscles in Saturday's Red Sox-Yankees tilt while Mike Trout's multihomer game in Baltimore gave him six seasons with at least 25 home runs, tying Tim Salmon's Angels record.

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Keep the strikeouts coming

When Chris Sale takes the mound against the Yankees tonight, the lefty will be looking to add to his impressive season with another 10-strikeout game.

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Judging by the struggles

Yankees RF Aaron Judge got off to a red-hot start to his rookie season, but the Red Sox are one team that has consistently given him trouble. His stats have increasingly declined when facing off against Boston this year.

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Guide to every NHL team's prospects

An in-depth examination of all 31 NHL prospect groups -- including each team's top 10 and their impact this season -- shows that the Flyers could soon be back among the East's top contenders.

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Chris Sale striking out batters at historic rate

Entering Wednesday, the Red Sox ace leads the majors in innings pitched (168 1/3) and strikeouts (241). Sale is on pace to record one of the highest K/9 rates in MLB history.

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Top 100 NHL prospects for 2017-18

Who are the top rookie-eligible players heading into the 2017-18 NHL season? An American-born Coyote and Canadian-born Islander both make the top 3. We rank them 1-100 here, plus the top 20 goalie prospects.

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Benintendi exits Tuesday's game

Red Sox LF Andrew Benintendi left Tuesday's game vs. the Cardinals after taking a pitch off his knee in the fifth inning. Chris Young replaced him on defense to start the sixth inning. Benintendi finished the night 1-for-3 with two runs scored.

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Ranking every NHL team by prospect pipeline

Which NHL team has the best batch of rookie-eligible talent heading into the 2017-18 season? Here are the rankings from 1 to 31, wherein it appears that the hockey future is always sunny in Philadelphia.

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Sunday's longest home runs

Javier Baez's eighth-inning blast helped give the Cubs insurance in their win over the Diamondbacks. Josh Donaldson smashed his home run to the tune of a 116.3 mph speed off the bat. Pablo Sandoval's first homer since returning to the Giants lands him on the list.

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Devers gets to Chapman

There was a lot that made Rafael Devers' game-tying home run off Aroldis Chapman impressive. First off, at 102.8 mph, it was the fastest pitch anyone has hit for a homer in the pitch-tracking era. Devers is only the second left-handed hitter to take Chapman deep. The pitcher had only allowed four extra-base hits and no home runs with two strikes in his career before Devers' blast. Not bad for a 20-year-old. (ESPN Stats & Info)

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What to watch for in Yanks-Sox Sunday night

Perhaps we're in for a pitchers' duel in the series finale (8 p.m. ET on ESPN/WatchESPN), with noted Yankees-killer Chris Sale facing Jordan Montgomery, who has thrived in night games this season. Whether Aaron Judge's strikeout streak continues will also be worth watching.

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Pitching well vs. Yankees nothing new for Sale

Chris Sale looks to continue his dominance against the Yankees when he takes the mound for the Red Sox on Sunday (8 p.m. ET, ESPN).

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Benintendi continues to crush it in August

Andrew Benintendi blasted two homers in Saturday's win over the arch-rival Yankees. According to Elias Sports Bureau, he became the fourth-youngest Red Sox rookie to have a mutli-HR game vs. New York.

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Yankees a thorn in the Red Sox's side (again)

Following Friday's loss at Yankee Stadium, the Red Sox are now just 3-7 against the Yankees this season. Their pitching staff actually has a lower ERA against New York than all other opponents, but Boston's offense has managed just two runs per game against its archrival.


Red Sox reveal Players Weekend unis

Following MLB's Players Weekend announcement on Wednesday, the Red Sox revealed the special jerseys they will wear Aug. 25-27. Players chose nicknames to sport on the backs of their uniforms, including “Laser Show” (Dustin Pedroia), “Dirty Craig” (Craig Kimbrel) and “Astro's Dad” (David Price).

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Vegas gives Sale inside track on Cy Young

After Tuesday night's 13-K outing, Red Sox LHP Chris Sale is a prohibitive 1-8 favorite to win the AL Cy Young in the latest Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook odds. Westgate previously had Sale at 1-15 before Tuesday.

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Sox starting to pick up steam

The Red Sox were sluggish out of the gates to start the second half of the season, but after winning their seventh straight Tuesday night, they've now opened up a four-game lead over their archrival Yankees in the AL East.

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Chris Sale chasing more K history

Sale fanned 13 in Tuesday's win over the Rays, marking his 15th game with double-digit strikeouts this year. Assuming good health, he should get nine or 10 more starts to challenge Pedro Martinez's franchise record for a single season.

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No surprises when Sale takes the mound vs. Rays

Chris Sale is set to start for the Red Sox Tuesday vs. the Rays. All three of his previous starts against Tampa Bay this season have looked awfully similar.