The Boston Red Sox rolled through the city in amphibious 'duck boats' Saturday. Team members stopped and placed the 2013 World Series trophy on the Boston Marathon finish line. "We played for the whole city," said Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia.
The Boston Red Sox won the World Series Wednesday, beating the St. Louis Cardinals, 6-1. It was the first time since 1918 that the Red Sox had won a World Series at Fenway Park – and Boston was ready to party.
The Internet may be the only thing that unites Boston and St. Louis baseball fans as the World Series heads to Game Six, but local companies, brass sections, and radio stations have gotten into the spirit, tweeting wagers and trading playful disses via YouTube.
Tickets for Game 6 of the World Series between the Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals are setting price records for both baseball and Boston-area sporting events. What's driving the Game 6 price surge?
Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz is hitting .733 with two homers, two doubles and six RBIs in the 2013 World Series. In his three World Series, Ortiz is hitting .465, best-ever among players with at least 50 plate appearances.