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Alex Cora and JD Martinez World Series champions in first year in Boston

It can’t possibly be as easy as manager Alex Cora and star hitter J.D. Martinez just made it look, right? In his first ever season as an MLB manager, Cora became the first Puerto Rican to lead his team to a World Series championship as the Red Sox beat the Dodgers four games to one with a 5-1...

Monday, October 29, 2018 - 4:26pm

Red Sox win 2018 World Series: Boston champs once again

The Red Sox entered October with a million question marks regarding their ability to perform well under playoff pressure. Turns out it was no sweat.  The Sox shredded the Yankees in four games, the Astros in five, and polished off the Dodgers in the World Series in five games as well. A 5-1...

Sunday, October 28, 2018 - 11:43pm

Red Sox Jackie Bradley thriving on the big stage

Jackie Bradley Jr. will never be confused with Ken Griffey Jr. as a great all-around center fielder. He’s got the defense down pat for sure, but his offensive production has long been less-than-desirable. JBJ hit just .234 this season, and in his best offensive season ever (2016) he had just...

Sunday, October 28, 2018 - 5:36pm

3 Things to watch for as Patriots face Bills on Monday Night Football

The Patriots are on the road for an AFC East showdown in Buffalo on Monday. While the Bills are 2-5 on the season, they own arguably the league’s worst offense and are down to their backup quarterback Derek Anderson. Anderson was only able to muster up five points in his first start of the...

Sunday, October 28, 2018 - 5:18pm

Red Sox one win away from World Series title

The Red Sox are just one win away from winning their fourth World Series title in the past 14 years as a 9-6 victory over the Dodgers in Game 4 Saturday night put them up 3-1 in the 2018 Fall Classic. The Boston offense was ugly throughout the majority of the 18-inning Marathon game on Friday...

Sunday, October 28, 2018 - 12:28am

Dodgers climb back in series, beating Red Sox in seven hour Marathon

The Los Angeles Dodgers outlasted the Red Sox in the longest game in World Series history Friday night and into Saturday morning as LA downed Boston, 3-2, in Game 3 of the championship set. The Red Sox lead the series 2-1 heading into Saturday night's Game 4 in Los Angeles.  Max Muncy was...

Saturday, October 27, 2018 - 3:55am

David Price shines as Red Sox go up 2-0 in World Series over Dodgers

The Red Sox are now two wins away from a World Series crown, thanks in large part to another gem of a pitching performance from David Price of all people. Price got his second straight postseason win on Wednesday night, pitching six full innings while giving up just two earned runs on three hits....

Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 12:02am

Danny Picard: Put JD Martinez at first base when World Series shifts to LA

The Boston Red Sox will lose their DH when the World Series heads to Los Angeles this weekend. But there’s an easy solution.   Put J.D. Martinez at first base.   Much of the talk has been about Mookie Betts playing second base or taking Jackie Bradley Jr. out of the lineup, in...

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 6:27pm

WWE breaking glass ceiling with all women's PPV event Evolution

Flip through the sports channels on your TV each night and you’ll still see a landscape dominated by men. The NBA is on eight different channels, but it’s tough to find the WNBA. NFL? There really isn’t much of a female football alternative on TV. You’ll see a softball...

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 3:32pm

Red Sox blast past Dodgers in Game 1 of World Series

Eduardo Nunez broke open Game 1 of the 2018 World Series Tuesday night at Fenway Park as his three-run home run in the seventh inning gave the Red Sox a much-needed cushion over LA. Boston used that cushion to come away with an 8- 4 victory and a 1-0 lead in the best of seven championship set. The...

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 12:01am

Red Sox confident Jackie Bradley Jr can have another monster series

Things have come full circle for the American League Championship Series MVP.   There was a time when the decision Red Sox manager Alex Cora is going to have to make about his outfield when Boston travels to Dodger Stadium for as many as three World Series games an easy one. With no...

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 6:09pm

Who will throw first pitch at World Series for Red Sox versus Dodgers?

James Taylor is set to sing the National Anthem at Fenway Park in Game 1 of the World Series but who will throw out the first pitch? The idea was floated of current Los Angeles Dodgers manager and Red Sox playoff hero Dave Roberts throwing out the first pitch to current Sox manager Dave Roberts,...

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 1:26pm

Chris Sale will start Game 1 of World Series for Red Sox against Dodgers

Someday maybe we’ll find out the real reason Chris Sale was hospitalized at MGH last week. It could be that Sale really did have a stomach illness and had to stay overnight because of it. Simple as that. But this whole thing has been mighty confusing. Sale sent many a media folk and many a...

Sunday, October 21, 2018 - 5:46pm

Special teams leads the way in Patriots win over Bears

Sunday’s 38-31 Patriots win over the Bears at Soldier Field was likely Bill Belichick’s favorite victory in years. A special teams fanatic, Belichick watched the Patriots score two touchdowns via the third and forgotten unit as Cordarrelle Patterson had a 95-yard kickoff return for a...

Sunday, October 21, 2018 - 5:37pm

When does Red Sox 2018 World Series start schedule for MLB?

The Red Sox have played nine games in this 2018 MLB postseason so far and throughout the run they have proven to be tough as nails. The DNA of all championship baseball teams calls for a new hero to step up every night in October, and that has certainly been the case for the Red Sox during these...

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 11:43pm

New 2018 Kate Upton NSFW pics video of Justin Verlander wife

Here are some of the hottest new NSFW pics and video on the internet in 2018 of Kate Upton, the swimsuit model and wife of Houston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander. Verlander will pitch Game 5 of the ALCS Thursday night against the Boston Red Sox. Upton has already made her presence felt in the...

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 11:45am

David Price to start ALCS Game 5 against Astros - Not looking good for Chris Sale

This Red Sox team is proving to have the steel balls it takes to win a championship as they are now a perfect 4-0 on the road in the postseason, and none of those four wins came with their ace - Chris Sale - starting a game. Sale won't be pitching in Game 5 tonight either, but given the way the...

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 8:09am

Kevin Durant Knicks NBA rumors: Brother drops huge hint on future

It was another banner-raising night for the Golden State Warriors and star man Kevin Durant.  Prior to a 108-100 season-opening win over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Tuesday night, the 2017-18 champs received their rings to commemorate their third title in four years. For Durant, it's his...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 12:28pm

Metro Exclusive: Astros may have been cheating in Game 1 against Red Sox

Whatever the Houston Astros were trying to do at Fenway Park during Game 1 of the ALCS on Saturday night, they got caught.   In the third inning of the first game of the series, security removed a man claiming to be an Astros employee from the media-credentialed area next to the Boston Red...

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 6:48pm

Will Katie Taylor have her Conor McGregor moment in Boston?

When Conor McGregor made his U.S. debut at the TD Garden in 2013, no one received a bigger reaction from the Boston crowd than the Irish mixed martial artist. That wouldn't be a surprise nowadays considering his current status as an international superstar, but at the time, McGregor was still a...

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 5:01pm