Topic: Boston Red Sox
From the bracketology of March Madness to ESPN Everything, sports has become one of the most pervasive forces in American culture. Is it a great unifying force or a sign of misplaced priorities?
04/03/2010 11:10 am
If you think the New York-Boston rivalry is intense today, take a look at the summer of 1949.
04/02/2010 12:28 pm
Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 03/25
One-time major-league stars now playing in minor-league baseball look for a shot at redemption with New Jersey's Newark Bears.
03/22/2010 01:22 pm
Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 03/10
Win or lose the Massachusetts Senate race, Martha Coakley should have run a better campaign against Scott Brown, political strategists say. Now, Democrats are asking: What went wrong?
01/19/2010 05:31 pm
Robert B. Parker, prolific and beloved writer of detective fiction, died at his home in Cambridge, Mass.
01/19/2010 04:24 pm
After beating the Dallas Cowboys, 34-3, Minnesota Vikings quarterback Brett Favre did a locker-room rendition of the now-famous Internet song 'Pants on the Ground,' Favre style.
01/18/2010 03:00 pm
With all those zeroes, some are calling the first decade of the 2000s the 'Noughties.' But whatever they name it, most Americans think the decade was pretty much a bummer.
12/31/2009 03:53 pm
Pedro Martinez pitched masterfully for six innings of the Phillies' 3-1 loss to the Yankees Thursday. Now, he just needs a manager to take him out when he gets tired.
10/30/2009 01:00 am