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Koji Uehara Wins 2013 ALCS MVP

Red Sox closer Koji Uehara won the ALCS MVP for his performance against the Tigers. In all four Red Sox wins in the series, Uehara was credited with three saves and a win. Of the pressure on him to perform, Uehara told FOX’s Erin Andrews through a translator he “almost threw up.” Uehara and the […]

Red Sox Beat Tigers 5-2 in Game 6, Advance to World Series

With one swing of the bat, Shane Victorino turned a 2-1 Tigers lead in Game 6 of the ALCS into a 5-2 lead for the Red Sox with an emphatic grand slam over the Green Monster. With that swing, Victorino earned every bit of the $13 million per season he signed for the previous offseason.

Video: Mike Napoli Hits Home Run Off Justin Verlander in Game 3

Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli had the only big hit in Game 3 of the ALCS against the Tigers. He hit a home run off the previously invincible Justin Verlander, leading the Red Sox to a 1-0 win and 2-1 series lead. Watch the video: Your browser does not support iframes.

Video: Jarrod Saltalamacchia Walkoff Hit vs Tigers in Game 2

Miss the end of the Red Sox game? It’s understandable — it was late on a Sunday night. Either way, Jarrod Saltalamacchia had some late-inning heroics, knocking in the game-winning run with a single in Game 2. Check out the video: Your browser does not support iframes.

Video: David Ortiz Grand Slam Home Run vs Tigers in ALCS Game 2

David Ortiz has done it again, hitting a game-tying grand slam against the Tigers in Game 2. The Red Sox went on to win the game, 6-5. Check out the video here: Your browser does not support iframes.

Red Sox Stage Epic Comeback, Beat Tigers 6-5 in Game 2 Walkoff

The Red Sox came back from the dead Sunday night, rallying to score five runs in the eighth and ninth innings to steal Game 2 of the ALCS, beating Detroit 6-5. Going into the eighth inning, the Red Sox had mustered only three hits in the first 16 innings of the series, getting just one […]

Adrian Peterson’s Son Dies: Will it Affect his Fantasy Football Status?

A horrendous tragedy is affecting one of the NFL’s biggest stars. The likely No. 1 overall pick, Adrian Peterson, missed practice earlier this week due to a tragedy in the family, which turned out to be the violent beating of his two-year-old son. Police said Peterson’s son was beaten by the mother’s boyfriend, 27-year-old Joseph […]

Toucher and Rich Hang Up on Rick Pitino: ‘You Stink. You Ruined the Celtics.’

Toucher and Rich have dominated the morning time slot on sports radio, specifically the target demographic (men 25-54), for years now doing the same thing: hilarious bits mixed in with opinionated sports takes. Their interview with former Celtics coach Rick Pitino Thursday morning sort of qualified as both:

While Waiting for Playoffs… Meet Mike Napoli’s Porn Star Girlfriend Rachel Starr

If you’re like me, you’re waiting for the playoffs to begin. For the Red Sox, Game 1 is Friday, and for now, we’re still waiting to find out who the Red Sox will face. So, I’d say it’s a good excuse to take a quick the personal lives of our beloved Red Sox players while […]

Vince Wilfork has Successful Surgery on Achilles Tendon

Bianca Wilfork, the wife of Patriots defensive tackle Vince Wilfork’s wife, said her husband had successful surgery on his Achilles tendon, and tweeted out this photo:

Tim Thomas Signs with Florida Panthers

Former Bruins goalie Tim Thomas is back in the NHL, this time with the Florida Panthers. Thomas, 39, signed a one-year deal, according to ESPN. The deal could be worth up to $3.75 million, with incentives. Thomas took last season off because he felt he needed a break, but it would appear he’s ready to […]

98.5 The Sports Hub to Air Celtics Games

The Celtics and 98.5 The Sports Hub have reached a multi-year deal for the sports radio station to carry all Celtics games. WEEI announced in late August that they would no longer carry Celtics games on their air, allowing Sports Hub to swoop in. The move gives 98.5 The Sports Hub exclusive radio rights with […]

Bills Fans Wear Aaron Hernandez Orange Prison Jumpsuits to Patriots Game

Bills fans were captured wearing orange prison jumpsuits with Aaron Hernandez’s name on them at Sunday’s Bills-Patriots game. Patriots clearly got the last laugh, but that shouldn’t take away from the Bills’ fans creativity. Was it in poor taste?

Jerry Remy Out for Season After Son Jared Remy Accused of Murder

NESN broadcaster Jerry Remy will be out for the rest of the season to be with his family after his son, Jared Remy, was accused of murdering his girlfriend, Jennifer Martel. “I am full of grief for the Martel family,” Remy said in a statement released by NESN. “My thoughts and prayers continue to go […]

Jerry Remy Out: Will Miss Upcoming Orioles Series

NESN commentator Jerry Remy will miss the upcoming Orioles series. Dennis Eckersley will sit in his place alongside Don Orsillo in the booth. Remy hasn’t been in the booth since Aug. 16, the day his son, Jared Remy, was charged with murdering his girlfriend Jenn Martel.