Baseball is back.
I realize there are many people who can’t get too excited about the start of a sport’s season that lasts seven months – let alone, whose games can last four hours at a pace some may find sluggish. 952 more words
Seven Winter Olympians and Paralympians threw ceremonial first pitches at the Boston Red Sox home opener Thursday, but it’s what happened with a Summer Olympian moments later that created buzz. 193 more words
BOSTON (CBS) – Retired Red Sox legend David Ortiz sent a message that went beyond baseball at the Fenway home opener on Thursday.
Big Papi was joined at the mound by Needham native and Olympic gold medalist… 201 more words
David Ortiz and Aly Raisman kicked off Opening Day at Fenway on Thursday with a declaration to ‘Play Ball’ and Ortiz ripping off his jersey to reveal a ‘Girl Power’ t-shirt. 124 more words
BOSTON (CBS) — A familiar face was back in Boston Wednesday to give young Red Sox fans a big surprise.
David Ortiz joined Mayor Marty Walsh at the Hurley School in the South End to give away free Red Sox hats to students. 158 more words
MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) — The Miami Marlins continue alternating wins and losses to open the young season.
Brian Johnson gave the Boston Red Sox their fifth solid start in five games, allowing one run in six innings in a 7-3 victory over the Miami Marlins on Monday night. 483 more words