The Boston Red Sox have won eight World Series titles as of March 2014. The title years are 1903, 1912, 1915, 1916, 1918, 2004, 2007 and 2013.Continue Reading
The Boston Red Sox currently rank in third place for the highest number of World Series wins. The St. Louis Cardinals have 11 wins, and the New York Yankees have 27 wins.
In 2013, the Red Sox won the best-of-seven series against the St. Louis Cardinals with four wins in six games. During the 2007 World Series, Boston won with four wins in four games against the Colorado Rockies. In 2004, Boston was also pitted against St. Louis and won with four wins in four games, capturing its first World Series title since 1918.Learn more about Baseball
The Black Sox baseball scandal took place in 1919 when several members of the Chicago White Sox, including legendary player "Shoeless" Joe Jackson, were found to have taken an intentional dive on that year's World Series against the Cincinnati Reds. Though the accused players were eventually cleared of all charges, the scandal caused professional baseball officials to appoint the league's first commissioner.Full Answer >
The Los Angeles Dodgers won World Series titles in 1981 and 1988. The Dodgers were the only Major League Baseball team to win the championship twice in that decade, though several teams played in the World Series at least twice.Full Answer >
When a Red Sox game has been canceled due to rain, an alert is posted on the Red Sox website, and a voice message states the cancellation at 877-RED-SOX9. If a canceled game is rescheduled, fans can use the ticket for the original game for admission.Full Answer >
The scoreboard at Fenway Park has been manually operated for Boston Red Sox' games since 1934. The scoreboard is at the bottom of the fence, which is known as the Green Monster.Full Answer >