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.
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
The Anaheim Angels won their one and only World Series Championship in 2002 with 4-3 against the San Francisco Giants. The Angels under Mike Scioscia won 99 games and lost 63 that season for a 0.611 winning percentage.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 Boston Red Sox traded Babe Ruth to the New York Yankees because the pitcher and outfielder demanded more money than Boston's ownership was willing to pay. On Dec. 26, 1919, the Yankees purchased Ruth's contract for $125,000 and $300,000 in loans. The trade, and subsequent inability to win the World Series for more than 80 years, was known as "The Curse of the Bambino."Full Answer >
The Boston Red Sox recommend that fans follow the team (@redsox) on Twitter to get updates regarding rainouts or rain delays. The team uses the hashtag #Fenwayweather to communicate updates. Rainout information also is available at redsox.com. Those without Internet access may call (877) REDSOX9 for voice messages that include updates regarding rainouts if they are to occur.Full Answer >