It’s impossible to list all the records set in 2012, but here’s a short rundown of some heralded highlights, plus 20 of our favorites, including some you might have missed.
Red Sox beards are going, going, Gomes. Red Sox outfielder Jonny Gomes, the bandleader of the beard brigade, said he'll shave his off before spring training.
Carl Yastrzemski was honored Sunday with a statue at Fenway Park. Hall of Famer Carl Yastrzemski was selected to 17 All Star Games, won 7 Gold Gloves, achieved 3,419 hits and 452 home runs.
Detroit's Miguel Cabrera became the 15th player in Major League history to capture the American League batting title, plus compile the top home run and RBI totals this season.
Fenway Park: Who are the best Red Sox players of the past 100 years? The Monitor goes outside the box to name its lineup.
To celebrate the centennial of Fenway Park, the club conducted an online election, the results of which are sure to be debated.
Felix Hernandez pitched the third perfect game of the major league season – a record. But several factors suggest that the current pitching dominance could be part of a normal cycle.
5 new books to check out about the fabled stadium