Friday, November 1, 2013
Even with the finish line in sight, Boston took one last deep breath on Wednesday night.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Boston broke a 1-1 tie with a pair of seventh-inning runs to support another brilliant outing by starter Jon Lester in a 3-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Monday that put the Red Sox on the brink of winning the World Series.
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
A three-run home run by unexpected starter Jonny Gomes lifted the Boston Red Sox to a 4-2 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday that tied the best-of-seven World Series 2-2.
Monday, October 28, 2013
Instead of a five-out save, Trevor Rosenthal got a win. It's a trade anyone would make in the World Series.
Even the masters of the rules had to admit the ending to Saturday's Game 3 of the World Series was well out of the ordinary.
Sunday, October 27, 2013
The Cardinals went from a team beginning to wobble on the ropes to an optimistic outfit looking to turn home field advantage into a knockout punch as the World Series shifts to St. Louis.
Two-time NL Cy Young Award winner Tim Lincecum has finalized his US$35 million, two-year contract with the San Francisco Giants after passing a physical Friday.
Bill Sharman effortlessly straddled both sides of the Celtics-Lakers rivalry, winning championships and making friends from Boston to Los Angeles during a unique basketball career.
Japanese pitcher Masahiro Tanaka will be aiming to extend one of the most successful runs in the history of professional baseball when he takes the mound for the Rakuten Eagles in the Japan Series.
Saturday, October 26, 2013
Carlos Beltran's RBI single capped a three-run seventh and Michael Wacha pitched six solid innings as St. Louis rallied to beat Boston 4-2 and level the World Series.