Finished Join our linker program. On May 30, signed 3B Mario Martinez for a minor league contract. Boston was then victorious in the rubber game, shutting out the Jays 130. That was the pandemic-shortened 2020 season, when there was a 16-team field. Boston fell to Cleveland in a lopsided 123 loss on May 23, but proceeded to triumph in the following three matches on May 24, 25 and 26 to win the four-game series. Mike Napoli's one-out, seventh-inning solo home run was one of only four hits surrendered by Detroit starter Justin Verlander, and yet it was enough to lift the Red Sox to victory. Uehara struck out Evan Longoria, who had hit a game-tying home run in Game 3, to send the Rays home and to secure a spot in the 2013 American League Championship Series, 8:00p.m. (EDT) at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. - unknown; OPS_lg for OPS+ does not include pitchers. Become a Stathead & surf this site ad-free. To close out the series, the Red Sox gave Angels starting pitcher Joe Blanton his tenth loss of the season in a 105 victory on June 9. 97-65-0, The Red Sox are feeling confident about their rotation entering the World Series. [citation needed]. 2013 Red Sox roster. [citation needed], Following the team's World Series win, Boston Red Sox fans congregated at the site of the Boston Marathon bombing to celebrate the title. In game two Buchholz suffered his first loss of the season, albeit allowing only three runs, two of them earned. The Red Sox gave up a 60 lead after a first inning in which the first eight Boston batters all reached base, and then Andrew Bailey had a blown save in the 10th inning, giving up two Tampa Bay runs. With Carlos Martinez on the mound for the Cardinals, the Red Sox had Jacoby Ellsbury reach on an error and after two strikeouts, Ortiz reached on a single. Carlos Beltrn drove in the run on a base hit, unearned for starter Clay Buchholz. The Red Sox had a scheduled weekend series against the Kansas City Royals during April 1921. [57], ESPN Radio broadcast the series in the U.S., with commentators Dan Shulman and Orel Hershiser. John Farrell(97-65), Attendance: 2,833,333 The Cardinals' 8676 finish in 2016 and 8379 finish in 2017 ended without a postseason appearance. Logos were compiled by the amazing In game one against Baltimore, the only team in the AL East Boston had a losing record against at that time, the Red Sox were shut out for the fourth time in July (with four shutouts in all of April, May and June combined) and lost the AL East top spot for the first time since May 27. Lackey got two quick outs in the top of the seventh, before Daniel Descalso hit a long single into right field and Carpenter followed him with a double to left field, advancing the runner to third. [25] Boston proceeded to win the rubber game of the series on April 24 by a score of 65. . The Red Sox had home field advantage for the series, based on the AL's win in the 2013 MLB All-Star Game on July 16. The Red Sox won the fourth game on October 27 to tie the series at 22, then won the last of three games at Busch Stadium on October 28 for a 32 lead. [40], After the team won the World Series, some of the players decided to shave their beards. After sweeping the San Diego Padres the Red Sox headed west for a 10-game road trip and extended the winning streak to 5 games with a win against the Los Angeles Angels. After a leadoff single by Bogaerts, Stephen Drew walked and Ross drove in one run on a ground rule double to left field. Some defensive statistics Copyright Sports Info Solutions, 2010-2023. Catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia then flubbed the ball, which was retrieved by the pitcher Breslow. 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Under new manager John Farrell, the Red Sox finished first in the American League East with a record of 97 wins and 65 losses. In the top of the ninth, closer Koji Uehara struck out the first two batters he was facing and the game ended with an unassisted ground out by Mike Napoli to secure the 20 series lead. In game two Mike Carp hit a game-deciding pinch-hit grand slam in the tenth but Boston failed to sweep the Rays in the series finale. Total Zone Rating and initial framework for Wins above Replacement calculations provided by Sean Smith. Down on their last strike, Boston scored against New York's closer Mariano Rivera in the ninth and took game one in extra frames. The regularly scheduled game took place at 1:35p.m., and a nightcap at 7 p.m.[22], On April 21, Kansas City ended Boston's seven-game winning streak with a 42 win over the Red Sox in the opener of a day-night doubleheader. Boston scratched out runs in the sixth, seventh, and ninth innings, but could never ignite an offensive rally as they did in Game 2. Victorino and Ortiz shaved theirs during a charity event sponsored by Gillette. We have tools and resources that can help you use sports data. Data Provided By Breslow then made an errant throw to third base, allowing Jon Jay to score as well, giving St. Louis a 32 advantage. Koji Uehara went 18 1/3 scoreless innings before allowing Billy Butler's homer in the eighth inning of the night game. The Red Sox wore white home jerseys with "Boston" on the front instead of the customary "Red Sox" while Kansas City players and staff wore a "B Strong" patch on the front of their jerseys, with the shirts being auctioned off for funds to support victims of the bombing. Use without license or authorization is expressly prohibited. We present them here for purely educational purposes. After that Peavy settled in and pitched himself out of a bases loaded, nobody out situation in the fourth. Join our linker program. [29] He gave up a one out single to Molina. Baseball Stats - AL - NL - AAGPBL - Minor League Baseball - Search [3][4] It was also the first World Series since 1958 to feature two teams with identical regular season records. Carlos Beltrn, Joe Kelly and Matt Adams would later win the World Series with different teams: Beltrn with the 2017 Astros, Kelly with the 2018 Red Sox and 2020 Dodgers, and Adams with the 2019 Nationals. Correct. - unknown, for minors. Between his World Series-clinching performance in Game 5 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros and his three appearances against the Dodgers in the World Series, Price posted a 3-0 record with a . With one out, Jon Jay hit a grounder to second baseman Dustin Pedroia. Won World Series. In his first two at bats on the day game, Jonny Gomes used a bat with the words "Boston Strong" on it as well as the names of the four people killed in the bombing and its aftermath. Both inherited runners scored on a double by Matt Holliday. Here is the roster, official as of Sunday: PITCHERS (12): RHP Alfredo Aceves, RHP Andrew Bailey, RHP Clay Buchholz, RHP Ryan Dempster, LHP . They played their home games at Fenway Park (Park Factors: 100/98) where 2,833,333 fans witnessed their 2013 Red Sox finish the season with a .599 winning percentage. Or write about sports? Plus, explore all of your favorite teams' rosters on today! BOSTON Most Valuable Papi. After Matt Adams lined out, catcher Yadier Molina grounded out softly to Dustin Pedroia to score Holliday and give the Cardinals a 10 lead. In the postseason, the Red Sox first defeated the AL wild card Tampa Bay Rays in the ALDS. On their last trip to the Bronx, Boston headed into the seventh with a five-run lead, but the combination of Peavy, Thornton and Tazawa could not stop the Yankees from scoring 6 runs. Midway through the 2018 season, Matheny was fired and replaced by Mike Shildt. [14], In the aftermath of the infamous September collapse in 2011 and the ill-fated Valentine experiment of 2012, general manager Ben Cherington brought in Farrell, a former pitching coach under Terry Francona, and several role players in hopes of turning the Red Sox around. One-year: In Oakland the Red Sox bats went cold, scoring only 6 runs in 3 games, and losing the remaining 2 games which led to a season series split of 33. Having lost the first game on April 30, the Red Sox won the next two games 101 and 31 on May 1 and 2. They were an AL-best 53-28 at home in 2013. All images are property the copyright holder and are displayed here for informational purposes only. David Ross then singled to center field, followed by a flyout by Ellsbury. Beltrn drove in the Cardinal's first run on a left field single into the shift and advanced on a wild pitch. The tides turned when Boston headed to the west coast for a three-game series against the 2012 World Series champion San Francisco and the, to that time, red hot Dodgers. Gomes worked the count to 22 before he broke the tie with a three-run homer that would become the difference in the game. Full-year historical Major League statistics provided by Pete Palmer and Gary Gillette of Hidden Game Sports. Eventually, well after midnight, the Red Sox scored two runs in the top of the 14th which were unanswerable by the Rays in the bottom half of the inning. The Book: Playing the Percentages in Baseball. Sep 24, BOS (95-63) lost to COL, 3-8, 161. The Boston Red Sox today announced the team's 25-man active roster for the 2013 World Series with the St. Louis Cardinals. Umpire Jerry Meals incorrectly ruled Daniel Nava out which would have tied the game in the 8th inning. Seeing the Red Sox beat the Yankees in the 2018 ALDS was awesome especially after . The next season, they improved their record to 7884, though still in last place in the AL East. In the seventh inning, the Red Sox' defense let them down. This was the first game of this series neither team committed an error. 4. Will Middlebrooks was not able to field the ball cleanly and it got away from him. With 1.5 games behind Boston, Tampa Bay visited the Fens for their third and final time. In both 2016 and 2017, the Red Sox finished atop the AL East with identical 9369 records; however, both seasons ended in the division series, losing to the Cleveland Indians 30 in the 2016 ALDS, and the Houston Astros 31 in the 2017 ALDS. Many thanks to him. The Sox pounded the Yankees, 111, on June 1, and prevailed, 30, in a rain-shortened six-inning game on June 2 that was eventually called due to thunderstorms. American League Championship Series - Defeated Detroit Tigers 4-2. Michael Wacha left the game with six earned runs in 3 2/3 innings of work. The Red Sox also placed closer Joel Hanrahan on the disabled list with a hamstring injury.[14][15]. They were joined by special guest analysts A. J. Pierzynski of the Texas Rangers (his third consecutive World Series as a guest analyst), and Jimmy Rollins of the Philadelphia Phillies. The Farrell era oversaw the departure of Ben Cherington and the entry of Dave Dombrowski as general manager, the retirement of David Ortiz following the 2016 season, and the emergence of Mookie Betts, Xander Bogaerts, Andrew Benintendi, Jackie Bradley Jr., Brock Holt, Christian Vzquez, Eduardo Rodrguez and Rafael Devers. The Red Sox swept two consecutive series between April 1318. 40-Man Roster Non-Roster Invitees Depth Chart Coaches Red Sox Top 30 Prospects Starting Lineups Transactions Injury Updates Draft Results Front Office. The top-seeded Red Sox opened the playoffs by defeating the fifth-seeded Tampa Bay Rays in four games in the Division Series.