World Series

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Aaron Halford
October 30, 2018 - 11:22 am
The Red Sox rolled through the postseason en route to their ninth World Series title, knocking off the Yankees, Astros and Dodgers while losing just one game in each round. The championship run featured a bunch of unforgettable moments, so let's take a look back at the top 10. 10. J.D. Martinez...
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John Tomase
October 29, 2018 - 6:29 pm
LOS ANGELES – The clock is officially ticking on David Price. The Red Sox left-hander, who won the World Series clincher on Sunday to permanently dispel his reputation as a postseason choke artist, has three days to decide whether or not to exercise the opt-out on his contract and become a free...
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John Tomase
October 29, 2018 - 4:30 am
Golden State Warriors All-Star and MVP Steph Curry is a well-known Red Sox fan, and he took to Twitter from the skies on Sunday night to congratulate the team on its World Series title. "From 30k feet in the air I’m screaming congrats to my @RedSox baby!!!!!!!! World Series Champs!" Curry wrote . "...
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Chris Sale
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John Tomase
October 29, 2018 - 4:16 am
LOS ANGELES – The Red Sox wanted to do right by Chris Sale, but they had some parameters. Out of fairness to Sale and the team, they decided they wouldn’t pitch the injured left-hander in Game 5 of the World Series with less than a two-run lead. When J.D. Martinez blasted a solo homer to give the...
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Rob Bradford
October 29, 2018 - 3:35 am
LOS ANGELES -- It started in Rehoboth, eventually growing with another stop in North Attleboro and then Lakeland, Fla. Steve Pearce Sr. fell in love with the Red Sox. After his family moved to Florida when he was 13 years old, Pearce kept wearing his Red Sox hat while routinely making the trip over...
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Rob Bradford
October 29, 2018 - 2:14 am
LOS ANGELES -- Any team that wins a championship these days is going to be asked the question: Do you plan on going to the White House? After clinching the World Series the Red Sox were no exception. Manager Alex Cora wasn't ready to offer a substantive answer on the subject, simply saying, "We'll...
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David Price
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John Tomase
October 29, 2018 - 2:04 am
LOS ANGELES – David Price’s critics had ammunition no matter how well he pitched. Throw a shutout, why can’t you win in the playoffs? Win five in a row, why can’t you win in the playoffs? Lead the league in innings, why can’t you win in the playoffs? That question is now gone, and Price is loving...
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Steve Pearce
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John Tomase
October 28, 2018 - 11:18 pm
LOS ANGELES – The 2004 Red Sox ended the Curse. The 2007 Red Sox proved it wasn’t a fluke. The 2013 Red Sox made Boston strong. Now comes 2018 and a new designation – the greatest Red Sox team of all. Baseball’s beasts finished their rampage through the postseason with a 5-1 victory over the...
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WEEI
October 28, 2018 - 8:47 pm
You knew we were getting this at some point. I mean, you can't really have a Boston-LA championship series without hearing from Larry Bird and Magic Johnson, right? We finally got it before Game 5 when the two legends, whose Celtics and Lakers teams faced off in the NBA Finals three times in the...
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