Red Sox

By - 10/11/17 - 9:37 am

The Red Sox just announced:

John Farrell will not return as manager in 2018. A search for a new manager will begin immediately.

By - 10/9/17 - 5:21 pm

"Annie" (1982) - Tomorrow

At least we still get to root for Terry Francona.

By - 10/8/17 - 6:19 pm

Monty Python Not Dead Yet clip

10-3.

By - 9/5/17 - 10:21 pm

Updated.

Numbers guy Nate Silver has apologized for trying to meme-slam the Red Sox over the Apple-Watch spying thing with a photo that he didn't realize included Henry Richard, the brother of Martin Richard, who was murdered during the 2013 Marathon bombings. Read more.

By - 9/5/17 - 7:48 pm

The New York Times reports on the innovative way the Sox allegedly used Apple watches.

By - 8/5/17 - 9:47 am

The Herald tracks down the kid in Matt Stone's instant classic Fenway photo.

Some other reactions: Read more.

By - 8/2/17 - 8:59 am

The announcer has no interest in a one-on-one with the pitcher.

By - 6/18/17 - 10:11 am

Joy of Sox recounts the Gamblers' Riot, 100 years ago today.

By - 6/9/17 - 9:29 am

Joy of Sox found the joy of watching a Sox game drain away last night and not just because of what happened on the field: NESN added a sidebar to the screen that featured not just game info but regular old news as well, making their telecast look like a Web site from 2003. Read more.

By - 5/17/17 - 3:50 pm

UMass Amherst practiced some good IT hygiene last week and required students to change their network passwords. Students were sent to a password-change page with helpful password tips, including words not to use:

No popular terms such as umass, redsox, password, etc.

By - 5/3/17 - 9:23 pm

Update: Hennick has made his Facebook feed private, but the Globe report quotes more extensively from his original account.

Calvin Hennick reports on what happened when he took his son to his first Sox game, the day after Orioles player Adam Jones complained of racist taunting:

At the game, Jones got a small ovation from the crowd when he was introduced (and a much larger one before his first at-bat, when the stands had filled in). But after a young Kenyan woman finished singing the Star-Spangled Banner, the middle-aged white fan next to me leaned over and said, "It was too long, and she niggered it up."

Read more.

By - 4/30/17 - 10:15 pm

Michael J. Nichols reports:

It finally happened! @RedSox game 'proposal in front of Bud Light logo' got awkward quickly. She wasn't excited & Sox cut to random shot!

Read more.

By - 2/6/17 - 12:04 pm
Truck Day at Fenway Park

RoadTrip New England was on hand at Fenway Park to capture all the excitement.

By - 11/5/16 - 10:59 am

WBZ reports Terminal C's gate 34 will be named the David Ortiz gate.

By - 10/14/16 - 9:48 am

A federal appeals court has confirmed that Red Sox fans can be fair-minded jurors, even if they're deciding the fate of a man who was identified by witnesses because of the Yankees cap he wore. Read more.

By - 10/11/16 - 9:20 am

Shortly before 9 p.m. yesterday, an aggrieved citizen filed a complaint:

Several Cleveland Indians are chewing tobacco in violation of the city ordinance banning tobacco in parks including Fenway Park.