|Dec. 4 11:32 PM PT12:32 AM MT1:32 AM CT2:32 AM ET2:32 ET7:32 GMT15:32 CST12:32 AM MST2:32 AM EST3:02 AM VEN11:32 UAE1:32 AM CT-The Yankees are reportedly working toward an agreement with outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury on a seven-year contract worth about $153 million.
Analysis: Ellsbury, who helped Boston win the World Series this year, would be the second major free-agent addition in the Yankees' offseason rebuilding. He was to take a physical in New York on Wednesday, according to the Associated Press.
|Sep. 29 8:43 PM PT9:43 PM MT10:43 PM CT11:43 PM ET23:43 ET3:43 GMT11:43 CST8:43 PM MST10:43 PM EST11:13 PM VEN7:43 UAE (+1)10:43 PM CT-Ellsbury went 2 for 5 with a homer in Sunday's 7-6 loss at Baltimore.
Analysis: Ellsbury concluded the regular season with a .298 average, nine homers and a major league-leading 52 steals. He should be a top-10 outfielder next year.
|Sep. 6 3:32 PM PT4:32 PM MT5:32 PM CT6:32 PM ET18:32 ET22:32 GMT6:32 CST3:32 PM MST5:32 PM EST6:02 PM VEN2:32 UAE (+1)5:32 PM CT-Ellsbury is now wearing a protective boot on his injured right foot, and there is no timetable for his return to the lineup.
Analysis: Farrell said an MRI on Saturday morning showed inflammation and swelling. Ellsbury left the team's series in New York and returned to Boston for further examination. Farrell didn't speculate on when Ellsbury could play again, saying he would wait until there is ``more conclusive evidence.''
|Sep. 1 11:38 AM PT12:38 PM MT1:38 PM CT2:38 PM ET14:38 ET18:38 GMT2:38 CST11:38 AM MST1:38 PM EST2:08 PM VEN22:38 UAE1:38 PM CT-Ellsbury had three hits and the Boston Red Sox beat the Chicago White Sox 7-2 on Saturday night for their sixth win in seven games.
Analysis: Ellsbury is 6 for 20 in the season series.
|Aug. 29 12:50 PM PT1:50 PM MT2:50 PM CT3:50 PM ET15:50 ET19:50 GMT3:50 CST12:50 PM MST2:50 PM EST3:20 PM VEN23:50 UAE2:50 PM CT-Ellsbury had two hits and two steals in Wednesday's 4-3 win over the O's.
Analysis: Ellsbury leads the majors with 49 steals - five coming against the Birds.
|Aug. 28 2:35 PM PT3:35 PM MT4:35 PM CT5:35 PM ET17:35 ET21:35 GMT5:35 CST2:35 PM MST4:35 PM EST5:05 PM VEN1:35 UAE (+1)4:35 PM CT-Ellsbury went 3 for 5 with three runs scored in Boston's 13-2 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Ellsbury improved to .265 against the Birds this year.
|Aug. 18 12:42 PM PT1:42 PM MT2:42 PM CT3:42 PM ET15:42 ET19:42 GMT3:42 CST12:42 PM MST2:42 PM EST3:12 PM VEN23:42 UAE2:42 PM CT-Ellsbury went 3 for 5 with two RBIs in Saturday's 6-1 win over the Yankees.
Analysis: Ellsbury has two homers and 12 RBIs in his last 14 games.
|Aug. 11 10:18 AM PT11:18 AM MT12:18 PM CT1:18 PM ET13:18 ET17:18 GMT1:18 CST10:18 AM MST12:18 PM EST12:48 PM VEN21:18 UAE12:18 PM CT-Ellsbury matched a career high with four hits and drove in a pair of runs to lead the Boston Red Sox to a 5-3 win over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday night.
Analysis: Ellsbury is 7 for 13 in the series, which ends Sunday.
|Aug. 7 12:55 PM PT1:55 PM MT2:55 PM CT3:55 PM ET15:55 ET19:55 GMT3:55 CST12:55 PM MST2:55 PM EST3:25 PM VEN23:55 UAE2:55 PM CT-Ellsbury homered twice and scored four runs as the Boston Red Sox rallied from a five-run deficit for a 15-10 win over the Houston Astros on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Ellsbury is batting .333 (8 for 24) with four extra-base hits, six RBIs and seven runs in his first six games this month.
|July 27 2:13 PM PT3:13 PM MT4:13 PM CT5:13 PM ET17:13 ET21:13 GMT5:13 CST2:13 PM MST4:13 PM EST4:43 PM VEN1:13 UAE (+1)4:13 PM CT-Ellsbury had two hits in Friday's 6-0 loss to the O's.
Analysis: Ellsbury is just 7 for 34 against Baltimore in 2013.
|July 12 2:32 PM PT3:32 PM MT4:32 PM CT5:32 PM ET17:32 ET21:32 GMT5:32 CST2:32 PM MST4:32 PM EST5:02 PM VEN1:32 UAE (+1)4:32 PM CT-Ellsbury had two hits and two RBIs in Thursday's 8-7, 10-inning win over Seattle.
Analysis: Ellsbury has the majors' longest current hitting streak at 19.
|July 9 10:59 PM PT11:59 PM MT12:59 AM CT1:59 AM ET1:59 ET5:59 GMT13:59 CST10:59 PM MST12:59 AM EST1:29 AM VEN9:59 UAE12:59 AM CT-Ellsbury sat out Monday's 11-4 loss at Seattle with a left wrist injury.
Analysis: Ellsbury is working on a season-high 17-game hit streak and has a major league-high 36 steals.
|July 5 3:48 PM PT4:48 PM MT5:48 PM CT6:48 PM ET18:48 ET22:48 GMT6:48 CST3:48 PM MST5:48 PM EST6:18 PM VEN2:48 UAE (+1)5:48 PM CT-Ellsbury went 3 for 4 and hit his second homer in an 8-2 victory over San Diego on Thursday.
Analysis: Ellsbury is hitting .424 over a 14-game hitting streak.
|June 19 2:12 PM PT3:12 PM MT4:12 PM CT5:12 PM ET17:12 ET21:12 GMT5:12 CST2:12 PM MST4:12 PM EST4:42 PM VEN1:12 UAE (+1)4:12 PM CT-Ellsbury went 3 for 5 with a triple, double and three runs scored in a 5-1 win over Tampa Bay on Tuesday.
Analysis: Ellsbury, however, 0 for 4 in the second game of the doubleheader, a 3-1 win over the Rays.
|June 7 11:09 AM PT12:09 PM MT1:09 PM CT2:09 PM ET14:09 ET18:09 GMT2:09 CST11:09 AM MST1:09 PM EST1:39 PM VEN22:09 UAE1:09 PM CT-In his first game back since missing five due to a groin injury, Ellsbury went 4 for 5 with two runs scored in Thursday's 6-3 walkoff win over Texas.
Analysis: Ellsbury has been on fire of late, going 20 for 45 with eight runs, eight steals and six RBIs over his last 11 games.
|May 31 3:04 PM PT4:04 PM MT5:04 PM CT6:04 PM ET18:04 ET22:04 GMT6:04 CST3:04 PM MST5:04 PM EST5:34 PM VEN2:04 UAE (+1)5:04 PM CT-Ellsbury is back in the starting lineup batting leadoff after missing Boston's previous five games with a tight left groin.
Analysis: The 29-year old Ellsbury singled in his first at-bat Thursday night against the Rangers. He entered the game hitting .268 with one homer and 20 RBIs.
|May 31 12:53 PM PT1:53 PM MT2:53 PM CT3:53 PM ET15:53 ET19:53 GMT3:53 CST12:53 PM MST2:53 PM EST3:23 PM VEN23:53 UAE2:53 PM CT-Ellsbury set a club record for stolen bases in a game as the Boston Red Sox routed the Philadelphia Phillies 9-2 on Thursday night.
Analysis: Ellsbury was on base five times, adding a walk and hit by pitch to his three base hits. He stole bags in an embarrassing display the Phillies' defense.
|May 30 10:49 AM PT11:49 AM MT12:49 PM CT1:49 PM ET13:49 ET17:49 GMT1:49 CST10:49 AM MST12:49 PM EST1:19 PM VEN21:49 UAE12:49 PM CT-Ellsbury was 2 for 5 with a triple in Boston's 4-3 loss to Philadelphia on Wednesday.
Analysis: Lately he's looking more like the Ellsbury we're used to seeing, batting .361 with six RBIs with at least one hit in eight of his last nine contests.
|May 28 12:08 PM PT1:08 PM MT2:08 PM CT3:08 PM ET15:08 ET19:08 GMT3:08 CST12:08 PM MST2:08 PM EST2:38 PM VEN23:08 UAE2:08 PM CT-Ellsbury had three hits as the Boston Red Sox beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-3 on Monday night.
Analysis: Ellsbury is turning in another subpar season with a .678 OPS.
|May 27 10:25 AM PT11:25 AM MT12:25 PM CT1:25 PM ET13:25 ET17:25 GMT1:25 CST10:25 AM MST12:25 PM EST12:55 PM VEN21:25 UAE12:25 PM CT-Ellsbury hit a game-ending, two-run double on Joe Smith's first pitch, capping a four-run, ninth-inning rally that lifted the Boston Red Sox over the Cleveland Indians 6-5 Sunday.
Analysis: Ellsbury is hitting just .249 on the season but maybe Sunday's big day will help get him going.
|Apr. 18 7:44 PM PT8:44 PM MT9:44 PM CT10:44 PM ET22:44 ET2:44 GMT10:44 CST7:44 PM MST9:44 PM EST10:14 PM VEN6:44 UAE (+1)9:44 PM CT-Ellsbury had three hits in Wednesday's 6-3 win over Cleveland.
Analysis: Ellsbury has hit safely in eight straight games.
|Apr. 1 2:46 PM PT3:46 PM MT4:46 PM CT5:46 PM ET17:46 ET21:46 GMT5:46 CST2:46 PM MST4:46 PM EST5:16 PM VEN1:46 UAE (+1)4:46 PM CT-Ellsbury went 3 for 6 with a triple in Monday's 8-2 season-opening win over the Yankees.
Analysis: Ellsbury's already off to a much better start than in 2012 when he was 2 for 20 in his first five games.