This is the October 30, 2013 news archive. View today's Red Sox rumors and news.
David Ortiz and the Boston Red Sox, baseball's bearded wonders, capped their remarkable turnaround by beating the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1 in Game 6 on Wednesday night to win their third World Series championship in 10 seasons.Upvote Share Tweet
"But here’s the reality, people: The 2013 Red Sox might be really bad." In hindsight Dan Shaughnessy might've missed the mark a tad with his Feb. 24 column. [The Boston Globe]Read more...Upvote Share TweetBOSTON — People can't get enough of the Bullpen Cop. His name is Steve Horgan, but most people just know him as the Bullpen Cop and if you spot him before a game at Fenway Park, there's a good chance fans are trying to take a picture with him. He's one …Upvote Share TweetMichael Wacha came in practically untouchable in the 2013 playoffs for the St. Louis Cardinals, until the Boston Red Sox finally solved the 22-year-old rookie puzzle in Game 6 of the World Series.Shane Victorino cleared the bases with a three-run double…Upvote Share Tweet
Carlton Fisk throws out the first pitch at Game 6 of the World Series — with a beardBOSTON — Bad news, America. Apparently the Boston Red Sox's beards are contagious. Carlton Fisk — he of the legendary Game 6 homer circa 1975 — was summoned to Fenway Park on Wednesday to toss out the first pitch, it being a Game 6 and all. He arrived s…Upvote Share Tweet
Jennifer Garner wears Red Sox beard on Jimmy Kimmel LiveThe Boston beard bonanza is almost over, we promise. But we simply can't ignore Jennifer Garner, wife of Boston sports fanatic Ben Affleck, showing her support for her husband's team by sporting a Red Sox beard during her appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live…Upvote Share Tweet
Get analysis, play-by-play at @SI_MLBCNNSI.com Oct 30, 2013SI.com’s Strike Zone writers Cliff Corcoran and Jay Jaffe will be live-tweeting Game 6 of the World Series between the Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals. Follow along here for all their insight and analysis:Upvote Share Tweet
Police charge man with terrorist bomb threat of World Series after tweetsHilarious, except for the three people who died and the estimated 264 who were injured. A man who made implied threats on Twitter about blowing up the Boston Red Sox during the World Series while referencing the Boston Marathon bombings reportedly has b…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Oct 30, 2013The opportunity to see the Boston Red Sox win a World Series at home for the first time in a lifetime has turned Game 6 at Fenway Park into the most expensive local ticket in the city's history.Upvote Share Tweet
Cards in good humor despite seven-hour travel delayMLB.com Oct 30, 2013A day before facing the Red Sox in an elimination World Series game, the Cardinals spent much of their day turning an unexpected inconvenience into a unique bonding experience while stuck on the tarmac at Lambert-St. Louis International Airport.Upvote Share Tweet
World Series: The Six Keys for Game 6grantland.com Oct 30, 2013If you're ranking the wildest Game 6s in baseball history, you could argue that the Cardinals and Red Sox should claim three of the top spots. St. L...Upvote Share Tweet
Buster: Should The Cards Pitch Around Ortiz?Oct 30... and would it matter if they did?
Baseball Tonight At The World SeriesOct 30Adnan Virk, Joe McDonald and Jerry Crasnick preview Game 6 of the World Series where ticket prices are skyrocketing for a potential historic win.
Ross: 'A Lot Of Heart'Oct 30David Ross talks to Chris Berman after the Red Sox clinch the World Series at home for the first time since 1918.
Pedroia: 'Special Group Of Guys'Oct 30Dustin Pedroia talks to Jon Sciambi after capturing his second World Series title.