| Nov 1, 2013
| 8:55 AM
There was, of course, no bigger story this past week than the Red Sox winning the World Series.
Those who are not Red Sox fans may disagree with this assessment, but then not being Red Sox fans, what do they know.
Every year, the World Series seems to...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 8:20 PM
As wild and wacky as the World Series was — Game 3 ending on an obstruction call at third base, Game 4 on a pickoff play at first . . . really? — the Boston Red Sox celebrating their third championship in 10 years won't be baseball's most...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 10:53 AM
World Series MVP David Ortiz needed encouragement to keep from shaving his beard this season. Boston Red Sox teammate Shane Victorino struggled just to grow his.
Neither of them had a problem with ridding themselves of the facial hair Monday during a...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 9:54 PM
BOSTON — He pounded his chest twice as he rounded first base. He pounded his chest twice more after he rounded third and headed for home.
Shane Victorino pounded his chest so hard Saturday night that he ripped the hearts out of the Detroit Tigers....
| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:32 PM
2013 World Series TV schedule: The best-of-seven-game World Series starts Wednesday, Oct. 23, on FOX at Fenway Park in Boston, home of the AL champion Red Sox. The Sox have home-field advantage in the series thanks to the Junior Circuit’s 3-0 win...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 6:00 PM
BOSTON — Ryan Dempster spent nine seasons riding the Chicago Cubs' roller coaster, experiencing just about everything one could imagine in a baseball life.
During his time in a Cubs uniform, Dempster played for four managers, from Dusty Baker to...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 6:08 PM
BOSTON — Jake Peavy hasn't forgotten the first words Jonny Gomes said to him on his first day in the Fenway Park home clubhouse after his trade from the Chicago White Sox.
"I asked how Jonny was doing, and his quote to me was, 'Just a day closer...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 11:03 PM
10 a.m. Tennis: WTA Championships round robin: Li Na vs. Sara Errani, then Victoria Azarenka vs. Jelena Jankovic, then Serena Williams vs. Agnieszka Radwanska.--Tennis Ch.
10:30 a.m. Football: Nov. 1991: Bethel vs. Hampton.--LSC 48
10:30 a.m. ...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 12:02 AM
6 a.m. Golf: BMW Masters first round (d. in Shanghai).--Golf
10 a.m. Tennis: WTA Championships round robin.--Tennis Ch.
11:30 a.m. Football: Nov. 1987: Kempsville vs. Hampton.--LSC 48
Noon Golf: LPGA Taiwan Championship first round (d.in...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 9:38 AM
The World Series, which begins Wednesday at Fenway Park, will pit the Boston Red Sox against the St. Louis Cardinals in a battle for the Major League Baseball championship. The on-the-field rivalry has inspired a face-off off the field -- between the...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 9:52 AM
Will the St. Louis Cardinals fear the beards when the Boston Red Sox host Game 1 of the 2013 World Series on Wednesday night at Fenway Park?
Or will it be the Red Sox who will be wary when the Cardinals' hitters stride to the batter's box with runners...