AL East

Pablo Sandoval Jumps to Hit Crazy High Pitch

On a knuckleball at the eyes, the Red Sox third baseman had to jump to hit it.

Red Sox third baseman Pablo Sandoval has never really had great plate discipline when batting. However, he last night reached a new high – literally. In his first at bat with knuckleballer R.A. Dickey on the mound, Sandoval went airborne to swing at a pitch. The Panda had to jump in order to swing at a pitch over five feet off of the ground.

 

Josh Donaldson Makes Unbelievable Leaping Catch into Stands

With a perfect game on the line, the third baseman helped get one out with an impressive play.

Josh Donaldson has certainly been having an All Star caliber season and is only a few votes off the lead for the starting third base spot. He might have just found the late boost he needs after making arguably the league’s best catch of the year. In the top of the eighth inning with a perfect game in the work, the Rays’ David DeJesus came up to bat hoping to break it up. He fouled a ball off into the stands by third base.

 

Red Sox to Retire Pedro Martinez's Number

Just days after Pedro Martinez will be inducted into the Hall of Fame, the Red Sox will retire his number at Fenway Park.

Just two days after Pedro Martinez will join fellow Red Sox legends, such as Carl Yastrzemski, Ted Williams, and Carlton Fisk, in the Baseball Hall of Fame, he will also be immortalized next to them at Fenway Park. On July 28, the Boston Red Sox will retire his infamous No. 45 at Fenway Park, becoming the ninth for the team.

 

New York Yankees 2015 Preview and Prediction

Jacoby Ellsbury and the Yankees enter the post-Derek Jeter era with plenty of question marks
New York Yankees 2015 Preview and Prediction

The Yankees committed almost $500 million to new players before 2014, yet their record actually got worse. Their first multi-year playoff drought of the wild card era seems likely to stretch to three years in 2015. The Yankees, as usual, have the flashy names and the gaudy payroll, but they again won’t have the elite-level production to go with it.

Boston Red Sox 2015 Preview and Prediction

David Ortiz leads a revamped Red Sox lineup looking to reclaim supremacy in the AL East
Boston Red Sox 2015 Preview and Prediction

With all due respect to Space Mountain, Goliath and the Viper, the wildest roller coaster in the United States currently resides in Fenway Park. From worst to first to worst to … first again?

Baltimore Orioles 2015 Preview and Prediction

Adam Jones and the O's may have a hard time defending their AL East crown after a quiet offseason
Baltimore Orioles 2015 Preview

After posting a winning record in three consecutive seasons, the Orioles could be challenged to finish above .500 in 2015 due to a lack of significant activity over the winter.

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