Photo of Elijah "Pumpsie" Green in 2009

Pumpsie Green, 1st Black Player on Boston Red Sox, Dies

BOSTON — Former Boston Red Sox infielder Elijah "Pumpsie" Green, the first black player on the last major league team to field one, has died. He was 85. "Pumpsie Green occupies a special place in our history. He was, by his own admission, a reluctant pionee...
photo of David Price pitching during World Series Game 2

Price Pitches Red Sox Past Dodgers 4-2 for 2-0 Series Lead

BOSTON — From playoff flop to October ace in two legacy-shifting starts, David Price earned his second postseason victory in a row and moved the Boston Red Sox halfway to yet another World Series title. The Red Sox left-hander pitched six innings of three-h...