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Jeff Danziger | Posted 08.24.2011 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


Video: Alex Gibney on Steve Bartman and Catching Hell

Kristin McCracken | Posted 08.23.2011 | Sports
Kristin McCracken

In Catching Hell, Oscar-winning director Alex Gibney explores the psychology of die-hard sports fans and scapegoating through the lens of two infamous...

The Boys of Summer: Turning Fifty at Red Sox Fantasy Camp.

Peter Mandel | Posted 08.21.2011 | Travel
Peter Mandel

We spend the first day of camp finding out if our baseball muscles still work. I am 50. My old pair of cleats cuts off my circulation. It's going to be a very long week.

Jordan Schultz

MLB Power Rankings: Week 11 | Jordan Schultz | Posted 08.14.2011 | Sports

The MLB season is flying toward the All-Star break and, for the first time all year, things seem to be in order. The Red Sox have overcome a misera...

Gay Councilman Lauds Boy Who Made Red Sox Make Anti-Bullying Video

Posted 08.11.2011 | Impact

Earlier this month, 12-year-old Sam Maden from Nashua, N.H. sent a petition of over 9,000 signatures to the Boston Red Sox. He wasn't asking them to s...

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Len Berman | Posted 08.10.2011 | New York
Len Berman

This may be the season that seriously tests the Yankees resources. OK, we know they have deep pockets, but how deep are they willing to dig into them?


AP | BEN WALKER | Posted 08.10.2011 | Sports

NEW YORK — For six innings, CC Sabathia kept the New York Yankees ahead and their fans happy. Then suddenly, a late lead and that good vibe dis...

Big Papi Takes Shot At Yankees Manager

Posted 08.09.2011 | Sports

For the sake of his pitching staff, Joe Girardi may want to quit talking about David Ortiz. Girardi said he had a problem with the Red Sox slugger ...

Thousands of Fans Ask Red Sox to Make an "It Gets Better" Video

Joe Mirabella | Posted 08.01.2011 | Sports
Joe Mirabella

Sam Maden is 12 years old. He loves the Boston Red Sox. And he believes in equality, inspired by his Uncle Chris, who died unexpectedly in January at the age of 43.

Wilson Valdez Won a Game and Became a Legend

David Paul | Posted 07.27.2011 | Sports
David Paul

Wilson Valdez has earned himself a permanent place in Phillies, and baseball, lore. Perhaps it is too soon to speak the name Dave Roberts, but Wednesday night's game was the stuff kid's dreams are made of.

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Len Berman | Posted 07.17.2011 | New York
Len Berman

PGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem says they may test for human growth hormone, HGH. Actually, they'll be forced to when golf arrives at the 2016 Olympics.

Red Sox Sweep Struggling Yankees in Bronx

AP | HOWIE RUMBERG | Posted 07.16.2011 | Sports

NEW YORK — Despite being the preseason favorite to win the rugged AL East, the Boston Red Sox are finding that reaching .500 in May after an 0-6...

Minor League Baseball Teams Brawl

Posted 07.15.2011 | Sports

The rivalry between the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees runs deep, all the way down to the minor leagues. A brawl broke out behind home plate ...

Posada Asks Out Of Lineup

AP | MIKE FITZPATRICK | Posted 07.14.2011 | Sports

NEW YORK — Jorge Posada apologized to the New York Yankees on Sunday for taking himself out of the lineup the day before, blaming the messy publ...

Man Accused Of Stealing From Fenway Park

AP | FRANK ELTMAN | Posted 07.12.2011 | Sports

GARDEN CITY, N.Y. — A Massachusetts man who concocted a story about needing to sell $25,000 worth of Red Sox memorabilia to help pay his sick so...

WATCH: Red Sox Fans Sing To Kevin Youkilis

Posted 07.05.2011 | Sports

There weren't many Red Sox fans left in Fenway Park after a 2 1/2 hour rain delay on Wednesday night, especially when the game against the Los Angeles...

Tribeca Film Exclusive Interview: Alex Gibney's Catching Hell -- Sports: The Dark Side

Cynthia Ellis | Posted 07.05.2011 | Entertainment
Cynthia Ellis

Can catching a ball for your favorite baseball team, in front of millions of fans, literally ruin your life? This very scenario is the subject of Alex Gibney's brilliant new documentary, Catching Hell.

Big Papi Celebrates Homer With Military Members

Posted 07.03.2011 | Sports

After President Barack Obama announced on Sunday night that Osama bin Laden has been killed, Major League Baseball teams began to honor the United Sta...

Did Cubs Throw The 1918 World Series Against Red Sox?

AP | DON BABWIN | Posted 06.20.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — If Chicago has been willing to believe that a cow caused the Great Chicago Fire, maybe it will buy this one: The White Sox got the ide...

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Len Berman | Posted 06.15.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Golfer Kevin Na set a PGA record at the Texas Open by shooting a 16 on a par four. What do you call that, a "dozuple bogey?"

Red Sox Slugger Gets New Contract

AP | HOWARD ULMAN | Posted 06.15.2011 | Sports

BOSTON — Adrian Gonzalez signed a $154 million, seven-year contract with the Red Sox on Friday then turned his attention to an elusive reward &n...

John Krasinski, Alec Baldwin Trash Talk

Posted 06.12.2011 | Entertainment

NBC teammates, baseball rivals. John Krasinski and Alec Baldwin let the smack talk flow in this new video for baseball cap maker New Era, going back ...


The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 06.08.2011 | Sports

The Boston Red Sox have finally recorded their first win of 2011. After an embarrassing 0-6 start, including a 0-1 loss to the Indians yesterday, t...

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Len Berman | Posted 06.08.2011 | New York
Len Berman

The lords of golf have taken steps to limit the practice of golf fans calling in infractions that they've caught on TV.

Nice Guys Sometimes Finish First

Roy M. Pitkin | Posted 06.07.2011 | Sports
Roy M. Pitkin

Today marks the 93rd birthday anniversary of Robert Pershing ("Bobby") Doerr, the oldest member of baseball's hallowed Hall of Fame.