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Yankees Win World Series: The Empire Struck Back

Last night the New York Yankees ended their nine-year struggle to win the World Series. The Yankees also outspent every team in baseball…again.  Weighing in at just over $201 million in 2009, the Yankees outspent the Mets, who had the second highest payroll, by $52.1, or just over one season of the entire Pittsburgh Pirates […]

MLB World Series Picks 2009

Before the Phillies beat the Yankees in Game 1 Wednesday night, Sports of Boston’s best baseball minds submitted their picks. You know I’m telling the truth, as nearly everyone has the Yankees winning their 27th World Series in franchise history. Given the Yankees’ Game 1 loss with CC Sabathia on the mound, that prediction may […]

Phillies Win 2008 World Series

Rays Struck by Red Sox Kiss of Death When Brad Lidge recored the final out of the 2008 season on a strikeout, the Philadelphia Phillies won the World Series for the first time since 1980. It was also Philadelphia’s first title in 25 years since the ’83 76ers. Fans of the Philadelphia sports teams are […]

James Shields Leads Rays in Game 2 Win

Big Game James Shields lived up to his name, pitching 5.2 shutout innings in the Rays 4-2 victory in Game 2. Sheilds allowed seven hits, but mostly held the Phillies bats at bay. He also walked two and struck out four in the victory. B.J. Upton woke up after a quiet Game 1 and a […]

Cole Hamels Quiets Rays Bats, Wins Game 1

Cole Hamels did what most Red Sox starters could not do: quiet the Rays bats. Hamels allowed two runs on hits in seven strong innings of the Phillies’ 3-2 Game 1 victory at Tropicana Field. Closer Brad Lidge slammed the door shut after a perfect ninth inning with two strikeouts. B.J. Upton and Evan Longoria […]

The Red Sox World Series DVD Released

Red Sox World Series DVD available November 27th (Courtesy of MLB.com) Narrated by Matt Damon the documentary about the 2007 World Series winning Red Sox runs 75 minutes long and includes 40 minutes of bonus footage. Some of the highlights you’ll see: Dustin Pedroia being just the second player in history to lead off Game […]

Ray Allen Dreaming of Celtics Championship

According to Celtics.com’s Peter Stringer, Ray Allen watched the final two outs of Game 4 of the World Series thanks to Tivo. Ray had gone to sleep during the game. While excited for the Red Sox victory, Allen was more interested in the celebration of Jonathan Papelbon and Jason Varitek. A Quotable from Ray Allen: […]

Boston Red Sox Day-After World Series Articles

Red Sox are masters of baseball’s universe by Gene Wojciechowski at ESPN They are the Roman Empire of the postseason… Boston Sweeps World Series Again by Tyler Kepner at the NY Times …Red Sox figure to be built on young pitching for years to come. Curt Schilling and Tim Wakefield are at the end of […]

Mike Lowell Wins World Series MVP

Mike Lowell had 6 hits, hit .400, had 4 rbi and scored 6 runs during the World Championship. Overall Mike Lowell has had a very impressive postseason. I still would have liked to see Jacoby get the award haha but the Red Sox just won the World Series. Immediately after receiving the award he was […]

The Boston Red Sox are World Champions Again!

Nothing left to worry about now, the Red Sox are the BEST in the World! There’s no curse in Boston anymore. Two world series wins in four years! Its crazy to think about it. The Red Sox are becoming a baseball dynasty. Not many teams come close to repeating. From year to year so many […]

Red Sox Sweeping by the Rockies

Daisuke Matsuzaka got his second win of the playoffs last night as Boston continued to roll right by the Colorado Rockies. The Red Sox have not lost in a World Series in the new regimes era. Are the Red Sox the best team in baseball? I’ve said they are before, maybe this will be it. […]

Schilling and Red Sox Roll-Up Rockies, Onto Coors

Schilling, Okajima and Papelbon are all the Red Sox needed tonight. That and two runs scored by the offense. When the offense had easily carried the team when Beckett wasn’t pitching, its refreshing to see the pitching hold down the game. The last game Schilling started he got 10 runs of support. Easily enough to […]

The Red Sox Rock the Rockies: Boston the Best Team in Baseball?

Before this series reaches Game 2 or any further I’d like to take a stand and pick a side. I love the Boston Red Sox. Although I remain non-biased on how good they actually are. But if I had to put together at this point an argument why the Boston Red Sox are the best […]

Red Sox Blow Away Rockies, 13-1, in Game 1 of World Series

The Red Sox won their fourth-straight postseason game in Game 1 of the World Series, handing the Rockies just their second loss in the last 23 games. Josh Beckett struck out the first four batters he faced en route to the victory. He’s now 4-0 this postseason with a 1.20 ERA and in the process, […]