This Date In Baseball

June 23 1917 — In baseball’s greatest relief effort, Ernie Shore of the Boston Red Sox relieved pitcher Babe Ruth with nobody out and a man …

MLB Calendar

July 7 — Last day to sign for amateur draft picks subject to deadline. July 11 — All-Star Game, Miami. July 30 — Hall of Fame inductions, Co…

Red Sox sign first-round pick Houck

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Boston Red Sox and first-round draft pick Tanner Houck have agreed on a contract that gives the University of Mi…