Doerr, who was the Blue Jays’ batting coach in 1980, had a.288 lifetime average and helped the Red Sox to the 1946 World Series.
An immensely popular player during his 14 seasons with Boston, he had been the oldest living former major leaguer.
Bobby Doerr played for years alongside Boston Red Sox greats Ted Williams, Johnny Pesky and Dom DiMaggio, and while Williams was the era’s dominant hitter and Pesky and DiMaggio captured the hearts of Boston’s fans, the steady, genial Doerr was the glue that held the 1940s team together as it revived...
The MLB offseason is upon us and there are quite a few high-caliber players about to hit the free agency market. Looking ahead at the upcoming free agency period, the Boston Red Sox could become major players. Following a 2017 season...Show More Summary
Boston Red Sox outfielder Mookie Betts is one of the best young players in the sport, but in case this whole baseball thing doesn’t work out he might have a decent fallback option. Betts bowled a perfect 300 game at the World Series of Bowling in Reno, Nev. Show More Summary
Now that the MLB offseason has officially started, the Boston Red Sox are part of the latest MLB rumors as they look to improve their roster. Two particular players’ names that have popped up as potential additions to the team are the Detroit Tigers’ J.D. Show More Summary
Tim Hyers had served as L.A.'s assistant hitting coach last year but has a history in Boston
The Boston Red Sox are heading into the MLB offseason looking to bolster their championship hopes for the 2018 MLB season. They are also looking to make a move or two in order to stay ahead of the up-and-coming New York Yankees in the...Show More Summary
The MLB offseason is coming up quickly and the Boston Red Sox are looking to make some big moves to get back to the top of the American League. There are a few needs that the Red Sox will have to focus on this offseason, but they could...Show More Summary
The Boston Red Sox are heading into the offseason with very few needs after an impressive 2017 campaign. There are a few additions that the Sox could make to have a better chance at contending for a World Series in 2018, with a couple...Show More Summary
The Federalist Papers published in New York City; President Theodore Roosevelt is born; Egypian President Anwar Sadat and Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin win Nobel Peace Prize; Boston Red Sox win their first World Series since 1918. (Oct. 27)
The Boston Red Sox hired Houston Astros bench coach Alex Cora to be their new manager on Sunday, turning to a player from their 2007 World Series championship roster to help the team out of its current playoff slump. The Red Sox announced the hire on Sunday, a day after Cora's Astros eliminated...
Multiple reports say Astros bench coach will take over in Boston, although the Washington Nationals are interested after axing Dusty Baker,
The Mets have one less managerial candidate: Alex Cora will reportedly be Boston’s next skipper.
David Ortiz says he's got a great idea which teams are gonna end up in the World Series... and in true Red Sox fashion, he's showing no love for the Bronx Bombers. TMZ Sports spoke with the Boston legend and current FS1 analyst at Mastro's in…
(Paul Mirengoff) On October 12, 1967, the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox met at Fenway Park in Game 7 of the World Series. Bob Gibson, winner of Games 1 and 4, both complete games and one of them a shutout, was on the mound for St. Louis. Boston countered with Jim Lonborg, winner of Games 2 and 5, both complete games and one of them a shutout. The difference
(Paul Mirengoff) The 1967 World Series resumed in Boston on October 11. The Red Sox were down three games to two. Thus, they needed to beat the Cardinals back-to-back. As Bosox manager Dick Williams reminded the media, his team had prevailed facing the same situation when they played a two-game set with Minnesota at the end of regular season. Show More Summary
You may be asking yourself…Why is this a big deal?? Well, it was just last month when the Boston Red Sox were caught using one to steal signs from the New York Yankees, and now the Cubs might be in that exact same boat. During Game 4 at Wrigley Field against the Washington Nationals, cameras caught […]
The Boston Red Sox fired manager John Farrell on Wednesday after the team's second straight loss in the AL Division Series. The Red Sox announced the move less than 48 hours after they were eliminated from the playoffs with a 5-4 loss to the Houston Astros. Farrell's contract had been scheduled...
The John Farrell era in Boston is over.