World Series MVP David Ortiz and Boston Red Sox teammate Shane Victorino had their beards shaved for charity Monday to benefit victims of the Boston Marathon bombings in April.
Some famous Boston beards will be falling victim to the razor on Monday.
BOSTON (AP) _ The World Series champion Boston Red Sox have exercised their $13 million option on left-hander Jon Lester. Lester was the starting and winning pitcher twice during Boston’s six-game victory over the St. […]
BOSTON (AP) _ The beards are coming off for World Series Most Valuable Player David Ortizand outfielder Shane Victorino. The two Red Sox players will shave Monday as part of a promotion. Suddenly famous bullpen […]
The Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles is reminding Red Sox fans that they can show their support for the World Champions by buying one of the new Connecticut marker plates which support the Red Sox Foundation.
For fans, players and political leaders who celebrated the Red Sox’s World Series title with cries of “Boston Strong,” the championship provided a jubilant finish to a season that was shadowed nearly from the start by the April bombings at the Boston Marathon.
The Boston Red Sox built a World Series champion in 2013 by avoiding the expensive free agents they’ve made mistakes on in the past. They’ll have to do it again this winter.
Boston Mayor Thomas Menino and team officials have announced plans for a celebration on Saturday of the Red Sox’ World Series championship.
John Farrell is the third Red Sox manager to win the World Series in his first season in charge, and only the second since 1918.
The Red Sox have now won three World Series in the past decade — but not since the days of Babe Ruth had Boston won a fall classic in its beloved Fenway Park.