Red Sox

By - 10/9/13 - 12:30 am

Uehara comes through! Who needs sleep? Woo!


By - 10/5/13 - 8:52 pm

Are all the games going to be this easy?

By - 9/27/13 - 10:05 am

The Globe reports the BRA yesteday approved the Yawkey Way deal with the Sox.

By - 9/19/13 - 10:00 pm

As Michael Dyer notes:

On this date last year the Red Sox lost to the Rays to fall to 68-82 on the season. DiceK pitched, Bobby V managed. This is better.

By - 9/13/13 - 7:59 pm

Over the Monster compiles the beard names.

By - 8/2/13 - 9:00 am

How many teams have won two non-doubleheader games in one day on walkoffs?

Matthew Kory exclaims:

I turned the game off after Dempster gave up the grand slam. It was over. The Sox were done for the night and so was I. Except, as it turned out, neither of us were. I called up the score on my phone hours later. "They WON!" I yelled. My wife came running. "What?" she said. I grinned. I couldn't help it.

By - 7/8/13 - 9:37 am

You know, this one. Deadspin posts copies of all the complaints filed with the FCC over both the speech and the FCC commissioner's subsequent affirmation of Big Papi's words. They don't all have addresses attached, but of the ones that did, there were none from Boston (one from Westfield, though).

By - 5/9/13 - 9:51 am

Specifically, in not finding the nearest dumpster and tossing a certain Globe columnist into it headfirst after said columnist (one guess which one) accused him of taking steroids because, after all, he's old and Dominican (yes, he went there). Not linking to the column because I don't feel like giving him my two cents worth of Web traffic, but it should be easy enough to find for anybody who can log into

By - 4/20/13 - 3:45 pm

Later, Neil Diamond took the field to lead the singing of "Sweet Caroline."

Don't even think of complaining to the FCC. FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski tweeted after the game:

David Ortiz spoke from the heart at today's Red Sox game. I stand with Big Papi and the people of Boston.

By - 4/19/13 - 3:15 pm

Boston Police report the Big Apple Circus performance for tonight has also been postponed.

By - 4/8/13 - 6:40 am

Opening Day, 1937: Gov. Hurley throws out opening pitch as managers Joe Cronin (l) and Joe McCarthy watch.Opening Day, 1937: Gov. Charles Hurley throws out the first pitch, flanked by managers Joe Cronin of the Red Sox (l.) and Joe McCarthy of the Yankees.

Over the decades, news photographer Leslie Jones spent quite a bit of time at Fenway, including on Opening Day.

In 1963, the Red Sox opened the home season while the Prudential tower was still under construction (see it larger):

By - 2/5/13 - 10:57 am

He might have something like this to say about Truck Day.