Devers hits 2 HR; Red Sox to host Yanks in AL wild-card game
The Boston Red Sox have clinched a playoff berth on the regular season’s final day and will host the New York Yankees in the AL wild-card game after coming back to beat the Washington Nationals 7-5 on a tiebreaking two-run homer by Rafael Devers in the ninth inning.
Red Sox scratch E-Rod from opener; Eovaldi to pitch instead
Nathan Eovaldi will face the Baltimore Orioles in the April 1 opener instead. “With the schedule the way it is, he won’t be able to post,” said Cora, who had announced Rodriguez as the opening day starter last week. “It's just dead arm,” the manager said, adding, "going into '20 he was supposed to be the opening day starter. Cora said it was too early to tell if Rodriguez will need to start the season on the injury list. He did everything possible to make the team, and I know he’s not going to stop," Cora said.
Who will Tigers take in Rule 5 Draft? Questions and answers about how it works.
Predicting the Rule 5 Draft -- just making educated guesses about the Rule 5 Draft -- is difficult under normal circumstances. The Detroit Tigers have cleared a roster spot and are expected to take a player with the No. Here are some questions and answers about the Rule 5 Draft, a somewhat peculiar annual baseball tradition:Who is eligible? The Tigers can select any eligible player who is not another team’s 40-man roster. It’s also possible, although less likely, that the Tigers could lose players to other teams in Thursday’s draft.mlive.com