Reliving the 2004 World Series: Mark Bellhorn's dinger wins Game 1
Game 1 of the 2004 World Series was the most back-and-forth contest of the series and also its highest score game. It served as a reminder that there was still work to be done even after the incredible high of the ALCS comeback.
The 2004 Red Sox had already done the impossible. They had defeated the Yankees in the ALCS after falling behind 3-0. It felt miraculous. It felt incredibl...
Christian Vazquez vs. the Mendoza line
As it stands, Christian Vazquez will be Boston's starting catcher in 2015. Can they afford to sacrifice offense in the name of superlative defense?
From 1974 to 1982, Mario Mendoza played in 686 major league games for the Pirates, Mariners, and Rangers, collecting 1,456 plate appearances. Those plate appearances established what is today known as the Me...
David Ortiz's shoes sure are covered in spikes
Big Papi's wardrobe is fascinating and amazing.
David Ortiz is either punk rock as all get out, or he thinksÂ Bowser is a snazzy dresser.
Big Papi bringing it with the kicks tonight.
Is James Shields still worth $100 million to the Red Sox after his playoff implosion?
James Shields was a mess in Game 1 of the World Series, and his postseason track record is not strong. Should the Red Sox care?
James Shields has been one of baseball's best pitchers since 2011, when his career went from good to great following some adjustments to ensure that 2010 never happened again. He'll be a free agent for the first time this winter, and is set t...
What's in store for Allen Craig in 2015?
Allen Craig's 2014 was a complete disaster. What will the Red Sox do with him in 2015?
July 31 was kind of a crazy day around these parts, as the Red Sox were right in the middle of some of the biggest deals of the trade deadline. I was working that day, so I was unable to really look at any of the deals until after all the dust had settled...
David Ortiz crashes Jake Peavy's World Series press conference
Well, Papi is credentialed, but he still managed to crash it.
David Ortiz is a member of the media during the World Series, as he's gone the route of another beloved Red Sox in Pedro Martinez and joined a postseason television crew. That means Big Papi has access to any number of things, such as former teammate Jake Peavy during his World Series press conference.
Does it make sense for the Red Sox to trade Yoenis Cespedes?
Yoenis Cespedes finds himself at the center of the latest Red Sox trade rumors. Should Ben Cherington explore a trade for the outfielder?
An insightful, modern-day scholar said the following brilliant words of molten poetry: "I'm not a businessman, I'm a business, man. Let me handle my business, damn." The words of modern-day Aristotle Jay-Z in "
Daily Red Sox Links: Rusney Castillo, Yoenis Cespedes, Mookie Betts
Today's links look at the pros and cons of keeping Yoenis Cespedes past next year, whether or not Mookie Betts can continue his base stealing success in the majors, and what Rusney Castillo is doing in Arizona.
The Red Sox have the need, the need for speed. Seriously, ...