April 30, 1984 | Henry Hecht
When Red Sox catcher Rich Gedman asked why the Fenway faithful—a few of whom have taken to putting paper bags over their heads—had turned sullen and hostile so early in the season, he said, "The Boston fans have been...
June 04, 1984 | Henry Hecht
So the A's fired Steve Boros as manager last week because he wasn't tough enough. "You don't have to be an ornery, cantankerous kind of guy to be a good manager," said pitcher Steve McCatty, "but you do have to show...
June 30, 1986 | Peter Gammons
Pitcher Roger Clemens led a sweep of the dread Yankees as Boston's fans had visions of (gulp) a pennant
October 20, 1986 | Peter Gammons
That was truly a lovely affair, said Mrs. Yawkey to Mr. Autry. The of the Red Sox was sitting in the Singing Cowboy's box in Anaheim Stadium—along with Ted Williams—and she was referring to a party held the night...
January 12, 1987 | Peter Gammons
Are the owners tightening their belts, or is it collusion?