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Keidel: Redbirds Will Be Back In Catbird Seat

Despite your monolithic love for the Cardinals, no one was rooting for the Redbirds more than I was. Not only as a Yankees fan, but as a native New Yorker imbued with an epic allergy to all things New England, I am biologically skewed against the Red Sox.

11/01/2013

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

A Red Sox fan celebrates after Boston defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1 in Game 6 of the 2013 World Series. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Party Like It’s 1918: Boston Rejoices In World Series Victory At Home

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.

10/31/2013

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)

Dominant David Ortiz Named World Series MVP

Big Papi walked off as the MVP after Boston won 6-1 Wednesday night in Game 6, capping a week in which he spurred the Red Sox with a mix of power, patience and a most timely pep talk.

10/31/2013

World Series - St Louis Cardinals v Boston Red Sox - Game Six

Red Sox Win Third World Series In 10 Seasons

10/31/2013

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Boomer & Carton: Jerry Is All About The Update

Jerry Recco got after it this morning while delivering his first update, beginning with the Red Sox’s Game 6 triumph over the Cardinals to win their third World Series in the last 10 years.

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Silverman: Vin Scully Leads Baseball’s Greatest National Voices

Vin Scully’s ability to paint beautiful pictures with his well-chosen words that makes him such a classic.

10/30/2013

Fans react after Red Sox slugger David Ortiz hits a two-run home run in the sixth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game 2 of the 2013 World Series at Fenway Park. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Red Sox Hope To Clinch First Title At Fenway Since 1918

Ted Williams never did it. Not Carl Yastrzemski. Not Carlton Fisk. Not even Pedro Martinez and Curt Schilling, who ended The Curse nearly a decade ago.

10/30/2013

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Red Sox Slugger David Ortiz Is One Step Away From Third World Series Title

David Ortiz will take a .733 World Series batting average into Game 6 on Wednesday night against the St. Louis Cardinals. Only Billy Hatcher did better in a single series, .750 in 1990 for the Cincinnati Reds when they swept the Oakland Athletics.

10/29/2013

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 28: Jon Lester #31 of the Boston Red Sox pitches against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game Five of the 2013 World Series at Busch Stadium on October 28, 2013 in St Louis, Missouri.

Five Things You Missed: World Series, Game 5

The Red Sox take a 3-2 lead back to Boston. Here are five things you missed from game 5.

10/29/2013

Dustin Pedroia strikes out during Game 4 of the World Series. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

World Series Notebook: Red Sox Set Postseason Strikeout Record

ST. LOUIS (CBSNewYork/AP) — With at least one game remaining, the Red Sox hitters have already set a dubious record: Most postseason strikeouts. Not that they care after a 3-1 win put them within a […]

10/29/2013

Yadier Molina #4 of the St. Louis Cardinals gets the out on David Ross #3 of the Boston Red Sox at home plate in the seventh inning during Game Five of the 2013 World Series at Busch Stadium on October 28, 2013 in St Louis, Missouri.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Red Sox Top Cardinals 3-1 In World Series Game 5

The Boston Red Sox beat the St. Louis Cardinals after six innings Monday night, taking a 3-2 World Series lead.

10/29/2013

Manager John Farrell #53 of the Boston Red Sox argues an obstruction call with home-plate umpire Dana DeMuth #32 in the ninth inning as Koji Uehara #19 and Dustin Pedroia #15 of the Boston Red Sox look on against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game 3 of the 2013 World Series. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Kallas: Obstruction Call Was Correct, But Should The Run Have Counted?

After a complete review of MLB Rule 7 and the obstruction definition under Rule 2, some interesting things have come to light. Also, further review of the play also adds an interesting dimension.

10/28/2013

Kolten Wong of the St. Louis Cardinals reacts to being tagged out at first bast to end Game 4 of the 2013 World Series. The Boston Red Sox won 4-2. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Another Strange Finish As Pickoff Ends Game 4 Of World Series

One day after the Cardinals walked off (tripped off?) with a win on an obstruction call, Game 4 ended with St. Louis rookie pinch-runner Kolten Wong caught leaning.

10/28/2013

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