This is the April 20, 2013 news archive. View today's Red Sox rumors and news.
After honoring the victims and the survivors of the Boston Marathon bombings, the Red Sox beat the Royals 4-3 Saturday as David Ortiz played his first game since last summer and Daniel Nava hit a three-run homer in the eighth inning.Upvote Share Tweet
"Sweet Caroline" is the song most closely associated with the Boston Red Sox, and all week long we've heard it played in stadiums all across the country (even Yankee Stadium) as a tribute to the city of Boston. On Saturday, Neil Diamond, the m…Upvote Share Tweet
Boston Strong: After a week of unimaginable horror, Boston turne…CNNSI.com Apr 20, 2013After a week of unimaginable horror, Boston turned out to watch its beloved Red Sox today. The healing has only begun, but David Ortiz ushered it in fittingly, writes S.L. Price.Upvote Share Tweet
Here's Boston's Emotional Return To Sports At Fenway And TD Gardendeadspin.com Apr 20, 2013After a day of terrorism-induced lockdown, the city of Boston came alive again today with early-afternoon action at Fenway Park and TD Garden. While the Bruins played earlier this week-in a performance preceded by a group singing of the national anthemâUpvote Share TweetThe Red Sox proudly took the field on Saturday afternoon against the Royals wearing specially-designed jerseys that had "Boston" stitched on the front.Upvote Share TweetWith the Red Sox and Royals game postponed and Fenway Park empty as the manhunt for the suspected second Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev continued, the rest of Major League Baseball played its regular April 19 schedule. Read more...Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Apr 20, 2013The Red Sox and Bruins postponed their Friday night games, hours before police in Boston took the second suspect in Monday's marathon bombings into custody following a long manhunt in the city.Upvote Share Tweet
Boston Rallies For Emotional WinApr 20Daniel Nava hit a three-run homer in the eighth inning to lift Boston to a 4-3 win over the Kansas City Royals.
Atmosphere In BostonApr 20Jeremy Schaap and Gordon Edes report from Fenway Park to discuss the atmosphere in Boston and the Red Sox players' reactions on such an emotional day.