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The Boston Red Sox are an American professional baseball team based in Boston, .... The origin of the nickname appears to be a poem entitled "The Pilgrims At Home" ... The formal name of t...

What is the origin of the team names Red Sox and White Sox? - Quora


Oct 27, 2013 ... Taken from Wikipedia: The name Red Sox, chosen by owner John I. Taylor after the ... The modern Boston Red Sox adopted their name in 1908, after playing the 1901 through 1907 seasons as the Boston Americans (an ...

articles What's in a Nickname? The Origins of All 30 MLB Team Names


Apr 6, 2015 ... The Braves, who played in Boston and Milwaukee before moving to ... Taylor's team became known as the Red Sox, a name popularized by the ...

How exactly did 'David' become 'Big Papi'? - The Boston Globe


Apr 4, 2015 ... It's one of the most recognizable nicknames in baseball, but its origin was accidental. ... 16, 2002, and he signed with the Red Sox five weeks later. When he arrived at ... “I couldn't remember everybody's name. So I called ...

Origin of Boston Pilgrims Nickname - CelebrateBoston.com


In recent years, a controversy arose about whether the Boston Red Sox had ever been known as the Boston Pilgrims. From 1901 to 1907, the official team name ...

Boston Red Sox: Origin of the Red Sox Name, plymouth rocks ...


Feb 23, 2004 ... plymouth rocks, boston red sox, white stockings: Hi Sammy, Thanks for the question. Over the years the Boston American League team has had ...

Boston Red Sox History on Baseball Almanac


Boston Red Sox history, Boston Red Sox rosters, Boston Red Sox schedules, ... The Americans adopted the name Red Sox late in 1907 and hit their stride with ...

Boston Red Sox | American baseball team | Britannica.com


Feb 27, 2015 ... The team officially took the name Boston Red Sox (“BoSox” or “Sox” for short) in 1908, adapting it from the Boston Red Stockings, the original ...

Sports Team History - Boston Red Sox Logo History


The Boston Red Sox have had a total of 7 different logos through their team history. The Red Sox have never used a letter or the city name, like many teams from ...

Why Name It That?: Red Sox, White Sox and Red Stockings


May 19, 2013 ... Red Sox, White Sox and Red Stockings ... Boston Red Sox Fan Shop ... Disclaimer: Start investigating the origins of bands' names or many ...

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How Each MLB Team Got Its Name (American League)


Jul 15, 2013 ... Origins: Established as an American League team in 1901, this club originally ... Braves) was called the Boston Red Stockings; so for years, the AL team was ... At the time the Red Sox (and the White Sox) were named, many ...

Red Sox Questions - Boston's Pastime


Frequently asked questions about the Boston Red Sox franchise. ... Some of the original teams got their names from the basic uniforms they wore, such as the Cincinnati Reds (originally the Red ... What were the origins of the "curse"?

Why the White Sox aren't the White Socks. - Slate


Oct 25, 2005 ... Last season, the Boston Red Sox won their first championship since 1918. ... Reporters called them different names on different days, including ...