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David Ortiz and Xander Bogaerts present Derek Jeter with a piece of the Green Monster signed by all members of the Boston Red Sox prior to the last game of the season at Fenway Park on September 28, 2014. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Red Sox Pull Out All The Stops For Derek Jeter’s Final Game

Fans in pinstripes milled unharassed inside Fenway Park — a scene unimaginable a decade ago — mixing with Bostonians showing their esteem for a player who relished the rivalry as much as they do.

09/29/2014

Derek Jeter with David Ortiz and Dustin Pedroia during the 2008 All-Star Game at the old Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Derek Jeter Stories, As Told From The Opposite Dugout

When Jeter announced he would retire at the end of the season, I began asking those around the game for their favorite stories. Here is what they told me.

09/24/2014

Jacoby Ellsbury #22, Mark Teixeira #25, Brian McCann #34 and the rest of the of the New York Yankees wait for Chase Headley #12 after his walk off home run in the ninth inning to defeat of the Boston Red Sox 5-4 during a MLB baseball game at Yankee Stadium on September 4, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Teixeira, Headley Lift Yankees Over Red Sox 5-4

Mark Teixeira and Chase Headley hit solo home runs off Koji Uehara in the ninth inning, and the New York Yankees stunned the Boston Red Sox 5-4 Thursday night to bolster their slim playoff hopes.

09/04/2014

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5 MLB Players Who Could Make It In The WWE

By Adam W. Bloom Have you ever found yourself wondering if certain athletes could excel in other professions?  After recently watching a WWE match and a baseball game  – I found myself asking that very […]

07/25/2014

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Top 4 Most Troublesome Athlete Selfies

Here is a list of most troublesome athlete #selfies.

07/10/2014

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 29:  Ichiro Suzuki #31 of the New York Yankees steals second base in front of the tag of Stephen Drew #7 of the Boston Red Sox during the third inning at Yankee Stadium on June 29, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Andy Marlin/Getty Images)

Teixeira, Beltran Homer, But Yanks Fall To Sox 8-5

David Ortiz hit his 450th homer, a colossal three-run drive, and Dustin Pedroia had three RBIs during his second consecutive three-hit game to lead the Boston Red Sox over the New York Yankees 8-5 Sunday night.

06/30/2014

David Ortiz of the Boston Red Sox celebrates after defeating the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1 in Game 6 of the 2013 World Series at Fenway Park on October 30, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

On WFAN: David Ortiz Has A Ton Of Respect For Yankees Fans

While many Yankees fans despise the designated hitter, the nine-time All-Star told the co-hosts that he has a ton of respect for Yankee Nation.

06/27/2014

Michael Pineda (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Keidel: Boston May Be Strong, But Boston Dead Wrong On Pineda

If you’re looking for any kind of contrition over Michael Pineda’s mysterious substance from the Yankees, Yankees fans, or New Yorkers … Fuhgeddaboudit. Especially if the demands come from the Red Sox, Red Sox Nation, or Bostonians.

04/11/2014

Michael Pineda (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Michael Pineda Insists He Had Dirt, Not Pine Tar, On Pitching Hand

David Ortiz looked at a cell phone photograph of Michael Pineda’s right hand, one with a brown substance smeared across the palm. Pine tar or dirt? It may never be clear.

04/11/2014

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MTA Releases Special Super Bowl MetroCards

With Super Bowl coming XLVIII coming to MetLife Stadium next month, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority has issued a series of commemorative MetroCards in the New York City subway system.

01/08/2014

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David Ortiz Surprised Yankees Didn’t Re-Sign Cano

‘Young, talented players with the skills that he has, that’s what they’re getting. I couldn’t believe the Yankees let that walk away.’

12/07/2013

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Red Sox Slugger David Ortiz To Produce Baseball Show On MTV Networks

MTV and MLB said Monday they are collaborating on a weekly 30-episode series that melds pop culture and baseball with David Ortiz and Andrew McCutchen serving as producers

11/11/2013

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David Ortiz Gets Plenty Of Votes, But Doesn’t Finish Third In Boston Mayoral Race

Contrary to initial reports, David Ortiz did not finish third in the balloting in the Boston mayoral race.

11/08/2013

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 30: The Boston Red Sox celebrate after defeating the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Six of the 2013 World Series at Fenway Park on October 30, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Boston Red Sox defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1.

Five Things You Missed: World Series, Game 6

The Red Sox win their eighth World Series. Here are five things you missed from game 6.

10/31/2013

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Sweeny: Here’s The Difference Between David Ortiz And A-Rod

Ortiz is beloved in Boston. Alex Rodriguez is hated … well, just about everywhere it would seem. Is there a double standard? If you look closely, it’s easy to see the differences.

10/31/2013

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