Adam Wainwright http://wamc.org en Will It Be A Boston Year? World Series Now Tied http://wamc.org/post/will-it-be-boston-year-world-series-now-tied <p>The World Series is tied at two games apiece. Jonny Gomes blasted a tiebreaking, three-run homer in the sixth inning to lead Boston to a 4-2 triumph over the Cardinals in St. Louis. He was inserted into the starting lineup once Shane Victorino was scratched due to lower back tightness.</p><p>David Ortiz provided three of the Red Sox's six hits and scored twice, including once on Stephen Drew's sacrifice fly. Game 5 is today in St. Louis. Jon Lester will start for the Red Sox against Adam Wainwright.</p> Mon, 28 Oct 2013 11:23:46 +0000 Jaired Crofut 76448 at http://wamc.org Will It Be A Boston Year? World Series Now Tied Are You Ready Red Sox Fans? http://wamc.org/post/are-you-ready-red-sox-fans <p>The World Series gets underway with Game 1 tonight at Fenway Park. The Boston Red Sox host the St. Louis Cardinals. Left-hander Jon Lester will get the start for the Red Sox, while righty Adam Wainwright will head to the hill for the Cardinals. First pitch is at 8:00 p.m.</p><p>Meanwhile, Mets pitcher Matt Harvey has undergone Tommy John surgery that will cause him to miss the 2014 season.</p><p>Tim Lincecum is staying put with the San Francisco Giants after reaching an agreement on a two-year $35 million contract extension through the 2015 season.</p> Wed, 23 Oct 2013 11:26:24 +0000 Jaired Crofut 76132 at http://wamc.org Are You Ready Red Sox Fans? Oakland Sweeps Yankees 3-2 In 18 Innings http://wamc.org/post/oakland-sweeps-yankees-3-2-18-innings <p>Well, it was a long one.</p><p>In the American League, Oakland beat the Yankees 3-2 in 18 innings. Nate Freiman drove in the game winner with a hit off Mariano Rivera. The Yankees took a 2-0 lead in the first and the A's tied things up with two in the third before getting the win and a three-game sweep.</p><p>Elsewhere, Baltimore defeated Boston 5-4 in 13 innings. Chris Davis singled home the tiebreaking run with two outs, giving the Orioles a win in the opener of a four-game series. Kansas City cruised ahead of Tampa Bay 10-1 and Toronto defeated Texas 3-1.</p> Fri, 14 Jun 2013 11:37:03 +0000 Jaired Crofut 66998 at http://wamc.org Oakland Sweeps Yankees 3-2 In 18 Innings