May 20, 1963
•Johnny Pesky, Red Sox manager, on the effects of
victory: "When you win you eat better, sleep better and your beer tastes
better. And your wife looks like Gina Lollobrigida."
July 22, 1963
April 13, 1964
"I was so discouraged because we didn't finish in the first division last year that I didn't care if I won the batting title or not," says Carl Yastrzemski. Yastrzemski won his title, but the Red Sox, who were in the...
August 24, 1964 | Peter Carry
AMERICAN LEAGUEWhen the CHICAGO White Sox (4-4) and the BOSTON Red Sox opened a series last week, a broadcaster jokingly asked Red Sox Manager Johnny Pesky if he had heard about the big fight in the Chicago...
August 21, 1967 | Mark Mulvoy