| Oct 23, 2013
| 9:38 AM
The World Series, which begins Wednesday at Fenway Park, will pit the Boston Red Sox against the St. Louis Cardinals in a battle for the Major League Baseball championship. The on-the-field rivalry has inspired a face-off off the field -- between the...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 9:52 AM
Will the St. Louis Cardinals fear the beards when the Boston Red Sox host Game 1 of the 2013 World Series on Wednesday night at Fenway Park?
Or will it be the Red Sox who will be wary when the Cardinals' hitters stride to the batter's box with runners...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 6:00 PM
BOSTON — Ryan Dempster spent nine seasons riding the Chicago Cubs' roller coaster, experiencing just about everything one could imagine in a baseball life.
During his time in a Cubs uniform, Dempster played for four managers, from Dusty Baker to...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 6:08 PM
BOSTON — Jake Peavy hasn't forgotten the first words Jonny Gomes said to him on his first day in the Fenway Park home clubhouse after his trade from the Chicago White Sox.
"I asked how Jonny was doing, and his quote to me was, 'Just a day closer...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 8:20 PM
BOSTON — One step from returning to the World Series for the first time since 2007, the Boston Red Sox know exactly what stands in their way.
"Battle old Max," outfielder Jonny Gomes said. "It's not getting any easier."
Old Max would be Max...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 11:35 AM
James Taylor got a little mixed up.
The Boston-born singer was set to perform two songs at Thursday's Game 2 of the World Series between the Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals at Fenway Park -- "The Star-Spangled Banner" before the game and "America...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 7:06 PM
BOSTON — As the Boston Red Sox boarded their buses and headed to the airport, they had a sense this season could be something special. They had just swept the Tampa Bay Rays. The season was barely two weeks old, but a team that finished last...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Dodgers catcher A.J. Ellis will be offering his analysis throughout the World Series. Ellis, 32, recently completed his second full season as a starter for the Dodgers by batting .333 in a National League division series against the Atlanta Braves and...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 5:05 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — A forecast of heavy rain prompted the Rangers to move Saturday’s game against the Angels from 7 p.m. Central Daylight Time (5 p.m. PDT) to 11 a.m. CDT, a start time that will be challenging for the Angels because it will...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 10:38 PM
DETROIT — After watching the Tigers lose in the American League Championship Series in 2011 and seeing the Giants sweep them in last year's World Series, Motown is getting antsy.
And when the crowd of 42,669 began booing star first baseman...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 5:52 PM
BOSTON -- Mariano Rivera was given the Commissioner's Historic Achievement Award before Game 2 of the World Series on Thursday night at Fenway Park.
Rivera, the legendary New York Yankees closer who retired after the regular season, was honored on the...