August 20, 2012 | Coleman McDowell
| DIED |
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...
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."
October 24, 2011 | Ben Freed
With the World Series in full swing, SI reconsiders the Fall Classic's most painful moments with an eye toward exculpation
August 21, 1967 | Mark Mulvoy