World Series

December 30, 2013 - 4:24 am
Over the final days of the year, WEEI.com will count down the top 13 stories of 2013 in Boston sports. This is No. 3: Red Sox go from worst to first, win World Series . To see the previous entries, click here. As John Farrell sat in front of the Boston media on Nov. 22, 2012, for his introductory...
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November 01, 2013 - 2:00 am
Red Sox left-hander Craig Breslow will contribute regularly to this blog throughout his team'€™s postseason run. In addition to his work on the mound, the eight-year big leaguer also is the founder and executive director of the Strike 3 Foundation, a charitable agency that heightens awareness,...
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October 31, 2013 - 12:22 pm
After sweeping both the 2004 and 2007 World Series , the Red Sox needed a bit more time to dispatch the Cardinals on the way to their third championship in 10 years, eventually defeating St. Louis in six games. The 2013 World Series was an instant classic, filled with great plays, clutch moments...
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October 31, 2013 - 6:46 am
It would be an understatement to say that David Ortiz has been an integral piece of the Red Sox' dominance over the last decade. Ever since he was signed by Boston on Jan. 22, 2003, Ortiz has been part of a franchise that has collected three World Series championships. Ortiz also has collected his...
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October 31, 2013 - 4:11 am
Welcome to Thursday's Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . THURSDAY'S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: NHL : Ducks at Bruins, 7 p.m. (NESN) NFL: Bengals at Dolphins, 8:25 p.m. (NFL Network) NBA: Knicks at Bulls, 8 p.m. (TNT...
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October 31, 2013 - 12:19 am
Sometimes, an out is an out. That time was not in the late hours of Wednesday night. Catcher David Ross did not merely want Koji Uehara to retire Matt Carpenter to close out the World Series . The veteran, who emerged as the team's primary catching option during the World Series, wanted a strikeout...
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October 30, 2013 - 1:20 pm
Red Sox manager John Farrell said that, "as of now," Jake Peavy remains the starter to whom he plans to turn should the World Series reach a winner-take-all seventh game. Each time Farrell has made this claim, he's offered some sort of qualifier ("as of now," "right now," etc.). And so, the manager...
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October 30, 2013 - 8:11 am
When the Red Sox signed John Lackey after the 2009 season, the team imagined a scenario in which it had a postseason-tested rotation like none other. At the time, with Lackey, Josh Beckett and Jon Lester on their roster -- three different pitchers who had earned the victory in a World Series-...
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October 29, 2013 - 10:18 am
The Red Sox will have the opportunity of a lifetime on Wednesday night at Fenway Park , as they have the chance to claim their third World Series title in the last 10 years. If they succeed, the Sox will secure a championship on their home field for the first time in 95 years. For reference, the...
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October 29, 2013 - 10:15 am
After being handed two decisive losses at the hands of the Red Sox in Busch Stadium, the Cardinals are facing a hefty amount of criticism from both local and national media. With the Cards on the brink of elimination and tasked with trying to win two straight games at Fenway Park , St. Louis'Â...
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