November 9, 2013
Ahh, the debate of the word "greatest" very well may be the greatest of them all.
It is so absurdly subjective it's nearly impossible to deem one person, or one thing, the "GOAT." In a game like...
November 6, 2013
The Commissioner’s Trophy is back in Boston. The Duck Boats have toured the city filled with players and coaches celebrating a season of victory. The Red Sox are World Series champions.
October 31, 2013
For the first time since 1918, a year that for so many years was nothing but a punch line, Red Sox fans got to witness the crowning of their team as champions of the baseball world with their very own eyes. Nobody in the crowd had ever seen it in...
October 29, 2013
One win for it all. One win for their third World Series in 10 seasons. One win from one of the greatest turnarounds in history. One win from becoming one of the greatest baseball teams in a generation.
October 28, 2013
I was nervous heading into Game 4.
October 27, 2013
In what will go down as one of the most debated calls in World Series history, the Red Sox find themselves on the road in a 1-2 hole. "Obstruction" may become a synonym of "Buckner" and "Boone" in Boston after tonight.
October 22, 2013
The rematch of the 2004 World Series may feature the same teams, but don't expect anything similar.
October 19, 2013
The St. Louis Cardinals await. But who?
With a crucial Game 5 victory in Detroit, the Red Sox now have two shots at a World Series berth. Both shots will be taken at home in Fenway Park.
October 17, 2013
So, where do we stand now?
Up until this point in the series, these two teams seemed about as even as even gets. Each game a one-run difference. Runs at a premium, with batting averages for both teams...
October 16, 2013
Say the name "John Lackey" to Red Sox fans two years ago and you would have gotten something along the lines of an eye roll, a head shake, or a disapproving grunt. Say the name "John Lackey" to a Red Sox fan...
October 14, 2013
October 17, 2004. A chilly mid-fall night in the heart of New England. One year, one day after Aaron Boone broke the hearts of Boston fans everywhere, Red Sox Nation faced an embarrassing sweep and elimination at the hands of hated rival New York...
October 11, 2013
Justin Verlander was Justin Verlander. Miguel Cabrera was Miguel Cabrera.
Verlander, after a sub-par season for his standards, gave a vintage performance when it mattered most. Cabrera, after an...
October 9, 2013
A year ago today, the Red Sox were sitting at home, still sulking over one of the worst seasons in franchise history, void of a manager, with their future unknown.
October 5, 2013
Just because you're one of the best rookies, it certainly doesn't exempt you from making rookie mistakes. Ask Wil Myers.
The Tampa Bay outfielder, a heavy favorite to take home AL Rookie of the Year,...
October 3, 2013
The anticipated Tito Francona postseason homecoming will have to wait another year.
October 1, 2013
It was a year ago, almost to the day. I’m warming up on an elliptical at the gym on ESPN campus. Just as I’m about to get off, Terry Francona hops on the one next to me. Needless to say, I stayed on. For a minute or two we didn’t...