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2013 SoB Hall of Fame Inductee: Carl Yastrzemski

For the first time since the inaugural inductee Ted Williams in 2009, the Red Sox have a member inducted into the SoB Hall of fame. Apparently, the Sox love producing left fielder legends (sorry, Carl Crawford), as Carl Yastrzemski, who also played some first base, is enshrined for 2013. Though Yaz never won a championship, […]

2013 SoB Hall of Fame Nominees

2013 is almost over, so it’s time again for the Sports of Boston Hall of Fame induction. Every year, we pick the best former player, coach or other figure from the history of the Bruins, Celtics, Patriots or Red Sox, and induct them in the SoB Hall of Fame. Four times so far, a player […]

2012 SoB Hall of Fame and Awards Show Honorees

With 2012 now over, Sports of Boston is proud to present it’s annual Awards Show and Hall of Fame. As has become an annual tradition, the staff at SoB has made our selections for: Story of the Year, which most affects the Boston sports scene Game of the Year, the game which was most notable […]

2011 SoB Hall of Fame Inductee | Larry Bird

In 2009, it was the Red Sox’ turn. Next year, it was the Bruins. This time around, it’s the Boston Celtics’ turn to send an athlete to the SoB Hall of Fame. That athlete is none other than the man himself, Larry Bird. In 13 glorious seasons, Bird won three championship rings. During the run […]

SoB Hall of Fame 2011 | Nominations

With 2012 almost upon us, SoB is getting ready to once again enshrine one of Boston’s best athletes of all time in its very own Hall of Fame. It will all come down to which former Bruin, Red Sox, Celtic or Patriot can be viewed as the best to their team over the course of […]

Bobby Orr Enshrined in SoB Hall of Fame

Last year, to mark the end of the first decade of the new¬†millennium, we here at Sports of Boston opened our virtual doors to the Sports of Boston Hall of Fame to honor the greatest players in Boston sports history. In our inaugural ceremony, we enshrined the late and great Ted Williams, the Red Sox […]

Ted Williams Inducted to SoB Hall of Fame

Matched up against the greatest athletes in Boston sports history, former Red Sox slugger Ted Williams stood tall above them all, becoming the first athlete to be enshrined in the Sports of Boston Hall of Fame. Williams was putting up video-game statistics before there were even any video games. He’s a real-life Hall of Famer, […]

Sports of Boston Hall of Fame: 2009 Ballot

To mark the conclusion of the first decade of the 21st century, Sports of Boston is rolling out its new Hall of Fame. We will induct one retired Boston sports athlete, coach, or figure per year. This year is perhaps the most special, because we will elect one person out of a collection of some […]