Archive for the ‘Boston Red Sox’ Category

Alex Cora hopes to ask Bill Belichick about defending a championship

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

Alex Cora hopes to ask Bill Belichick about defending a championship originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com Alex Cora and the Boston Red Sox will soon open the 2019 season and try to defend their World Series title, something no MLB team has successfully accomplished since the New York Yankees three-peated in 1998, 1999 and 2000. Trying to repeat as champs will be a new experience for the Red Sox manager, and to best prepare for the challenge ahead, he's hoping to pick the brain of a coach who's won back-to-back titles: New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick. Cora sat down with MLB Network and explained to Tom Verducci what he wants to ask Belichick about defending a championship.

Did John Henry rip own paper for questioning local Super Bowl excitement?

Friday, February 1st, 2019

John Henry apparently has a bone to pick with The Boston Globe. Yes, the Boston Red Sox owner also is the principal owner of the Globe. Which makes the pair of passionate tweets he sent Friday calling out the "media" for questioning the excitement of New England Patriots fans leading up to Super Bowl LIII against the Los Angeles Rams quite interesting.

Super Bowl victory would give Boston area an unprecedented double-double

Saturday, January 26th, 2019

The Patriots' record-setting 11th Super Bowl appearance could result in their sixth victory, which would tie the Pittsburgh Steelers for the tops all time. MORE PATRIOTS - McVay has no problem sharing his plan to stop Brady A sixth title would also cement Boston's position as Titletown, City of Champions, Sportsville, USA... call it what you want.

Report: Red Sox will postpone visit to White House until after shutdown

Friday, January 25th, 2019

The Boston Red Sox were scheduled to visit the White House in February, but decided to postpone due to the ongoing government shutdown, per a Boston Globe report. The World Series champions accepted the invite and were going to visit Feb. 15 before spring training begins in Florida. The team has since decided to delay the celebration in Washington until May when the shutdown is hopefully over.

David Ortiz’s retirement advice for Tom Brady: “Bro, don’t go anywhere”

Saturday, January 19th, 2019

David Ortiz's retirement advice for Tom Brady: "Bro, don't go anywhere" originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com Would David Ortiz still be playing if he adopted the TB12 Method? The former Boston Red Sox slugger retired in 2016 at age 40 due to serious foot pain. New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is still going strong at age 41, however, and looks relatively healthy for his advanced age.

Red Sox uncertain about potential White House visit

Thursday, November 1st, 2018

Red Sox uncertain about potential White House visit originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.comThe hard part is over for the Red Sox. They won the World Series, and can now spend the offseason celebrating and preparing for their title defense next season

Cora says Red Sox haven’t decided on White House visit

Thursday, November 1st, 2018

If the World Series champion Boston Red Sox decide to visit the White House, manager Alex Cora said Thursday that he and his players will respect and honor that decision. Cora, a native of Puerto Rico, has been critical in the past of President Donald Trump's comments and actions in the wake of Hurricane Maria's devastation of the island in 2017.

Cora says Red Sox haven’t decided on White House visit

Thursday, November 1st, 2018

If the World Series champion Boston Red Sox decide to visit the White House, manager Alex Cora said Thursday that he and his players will respect and honor that decision. Cora, a native of Puerto Rico, has been critical in the past of President Donald Trump's comments and actions in the wake of Hurricane Maria's devastation of the island in 2017.

Tom Brady and Bill Belichick congratulate Red Sox on World Series victory

Monday, October 29th, 2018

Tom Brady and Bill Belichick congratulate Red Sox on World Series victory originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.comA couple guys who a thing or two about winning titles congratulated the Red Sox on their World Series victory.Tom Brady and Bill Belichick

Red Sox fans celebrate latest title; parade on Wednesday

Monday, October 29th, 2018

In what has become a championship tradition in the city, the Boston Red Sox will climb aboard duck boats for a parade to celebrate the team's fourth World Series title in 15 years, city officials announced Monday. The parade Wednesday will begin at 11 a.m. at Fenway Park. The team is expected to return to Boston later Monday with the World Series trophy.