Found October 22, 2013 on Larry Brown Sports:
This is the time of year when Tom Menino, the mayor of the city of Boston, really shines. The man who is commonly referred to as “Mumbles” among the internet community never fails to amaze the public with his lack of sports knowledge when one of Boston’s teams is pursuing a championship. With the World […]

Hair, Hair: Guess the BoSox beards

How well do you know the Boston Red Sox and their beards? Guess which beard belongs to which player and then check out the answers below. Answers: 1. Shane Victorino; 2. Clay Bucholz; 3. Mike Carp; 4. Jacoby Ellsbury; 5. Jonny Gomes; 6. Michael Napoli; 7. Jarrod Saltalamacchia; 8. David Ross; 9. John Lackey; 10. Dustin Pedroia.

Red Sox’ Incredible Turnaround Chronicled in ‘Path to the World Series’ Montage (Video)

One year ago, the Red Sox were sitting at home, nursing the wounds of a brutally disappointing 69-93 season. Now, they’re just four wins away from a World Series championship. It has been a wild ride already for the Red Sox, from the introduction of John Farrell last October to the final out of the American League Championship Series last Saturday. With first pitch of Game 1 of...

Report: Clay Buchholz Dealing With ‘Physical Issues,’ But Red Sox ‘Fully Expect’ Pitcher to Make Next Start

John Farrell‘s decision to start John Lackey in Game 2 of the World Series on Thursday was made primarily due to Lackey’s success pitching at home this season. But the call did lead some to question whether Clay Buchholz, who pitched Game 2 of the ALCS, is fully healthy. Buchholz is dealing with some “physical issues,”’s Rob Bradford reported early Wednesday, citing...

Franklin Morales Makes Red Sox’ World Series Roster, Matt Thornton Again Left Off

The Boston Red Sox announced the team’s 25-man active roster for the 2013 World Series with the St. Louis Cardinals and manager John Farrell is sticking with southpaw Franlin Morales. Fellow-lefty Matt Thornton, who threw a simulated game at Fenway Park on Tuesday, was rumored to be taking Morales’ World Series roster spot after Morales struggled in Game 6 of the ALCS. Thornton...

Sox expect Buchholz to be ready despite "physical issues"

According to multiple team sources the Red Sox “fully expect” Clay Buchholz to be ready to make his next scheduled start which would presumably be in Game 3 of the World Series against the Cardinals in St. Louis. While a source suggested there are some physical issues Buchholz is dealing with there is presently nothing that the Red Sox anticipate will force an alteration to...

Red Sox agree to $4.25 million Minor League deal with Dalier Hinojosa

The Boston Red Sox have reached a Minor League deal with Cuban right-handed pitcher Dalier Hinojosa worth $4.25 million.  Multiple reports last week reported the deal at $4 million. The 27 year old pitcher will most likely receive in invite to the Red Sox camp during Spring Training. As reported by Jesse Sanchez of,  Hinojosa starred for the Guantanamo Indios in the Serie...

Mike Napoli Gives Red Sox 3-0 1st Inning Lead After Umpires Reverse Blown Call in Game 1 of World Series (GIF)

The Boston Red Sox took a 3-0 lead against St. Louis Cardinals starter Adam Wainwright in the first inning of Game 1 of the 2013 World Series at Fenway Park. Boston had appeared to be the victim of a blown call when the second base umpire called Dustin Pedroia out even though Cardinals shortstop Peter Kozma never fully gloved the ball. Red Sox manager John Farrell came out of the...

Boston Red Sox Slam Cardinals for 8-1 in Game 1

For the fourth time in history, the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals will square off in baseball’s fall classic. For the third time in those matchups, the Red Sox would grab a victory in Game 1, as Boston took an easy 8-1 victory on Wednesday evening at Fenway Park. Out of the gates the Red Sox would take control of the game and would set sail on the Cardinals, besting...

World Series Game One Preview:

World Series Game One Preview: -Boston, Fenway Park Jon Lester vs. Adam Wainwright -Lester has very limited experience against Cardinals. In one career start he allowed two earned runs on nine hits. Lester did not factor into the decision, he did strikeout three and issued one walk. Lester is 2-1 this postseason with an ERA of 2.33. He has struck out 14 while walking seven in 19...

WATCH: Fisk Waves it Fair

Thirty-eight years ago today, one of the greatest moments on Red Sox history happened. It was Game 6 of the 1975 World Series against the Reds. It was in the 12th inning. Carlton Fisk came up to the plate and sent a ball flying toward the foul pole. Fisk started waving the ball fair, it hit the pole and the Red Sox forced a Game 7. The Red Sox would lose Game 7, but that does...

Schilling expects close World Series

Curt Schilling thought his Boston Red Sox would sweep the ''bloody sock'' World Series of 2004. He was right. Now the big right-hander's former team is playing the St. Louis Cardinals for the championship again, and he expects a much tighter competition. ''I think it's going to go the distance,'' Schilling, an ESPN baseball analyst, said...

Your Morning Dump...where Bobby Valentine Chimes In, Picks Sox

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here... highlighting the big storyline. Because there's nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. There was all kinds of resentment, a dysfunctional coaching staff, and Valentine never helped himself with the things he said. Nowadays saying what comes immediately to your mind has to be filtered and...

Exercise of the Week: Rotational Cable Row

The STACK Exercise of the Week helps you improve your overall sports performance—including strength, speed, conditioning and flexibility. The Exercise Rotational Cable Row Who Does It Dustin Pedroia, Boston Red Sox Gold Glove 2B Sports

John Smoltz Joins Pregame Show at 5 p.m. ET (Live Stream)

The Red Sox and Cardinals are hours away from squaring off for Game 1 of the 2013 World Series. Before Jon Lester fires his first pitch in, Sox and Birds fans will have the opportunity to hear from some of the best baseball minds in the business as launches its pregame live stream at 5 p.m. ET. Hall of Famer John Smoltz joins the cast on Wednesday evening to give his take...

AccuScore Game Preview: World Series Game 1 St. Louis @ Boston

Game Projection RUNS St. Louis Cardinals 3.7 Boston Red Sox 4.0 Live Betting Predictions Run Line AccuScore Probability St. Louis Cardinals +1.5 62.5% Boston Red Sox -1.5 37.5% Over / Under AccuScore Probability OVR 7 46.2% UND 7 40.8% Money Line AccuScore Probability St. Louis Cardinals +110 46.6% Boston Red Sox -119 53.4% TEAM WIN...
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