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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...

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 ...

Red Sox History | Boston Red Sox


Learn about the long and illustrious history of the Boston Red Sox. ... Download original TV broadcasts of classic games, some with original pre- and post-game ...

The Boston Pilgrims Never Existed by Bill Nowlin - Baseball Almanac


Baseball Almanac once called them the Boston Pilgrims. ... So what were the Boston Red Sox actually called? ..... Visit Baseball Fever and "talk" baseball history with fellow historians, authors, former players & umpires and day-to-day fans.

1901: The Birth of Red Sox Nation - RedSoxDiehard.com


1901: The original season of the Boston Americans, the birth of Red Sox Nation, ... but to differentiate the two teams, they came to be called the Americans and ...

Boston Red Sox Team History & Encyclopedia | Baseball-Reference ...


Boston Red Sox (8711-8157 W-L, 1908 - 2016) - 7 World Championships, 11 Pennants, and 20 Playoff Appearances ... Hold mouse over number to view name .

What was the Boston Red Sox original name - Answers.com


The Red Sox entered the American League as one of the eight original teams in 1901. They were known as the Americans between 1901-1907.

Origin of Boston Pilgrims Nickname - Celebrate Boston


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 ...

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 ... Detroit's original minor league baseball team was officially known as the Wolverines.

How Each MLB Team Got Its Name (American League)


Jul 15, 2013 ... At the time the Red Sox (and the White Sox) were named, many ... In the first, the name supposedly came from a former Premier of Ontario, John ... Some say it was to play on the success of the Miracle Boston Braves of the ...

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Boston Red Sox (1901-Present) - The Sports E-Cyclopedia


Jun 4, 2001 ... Boston Red Sox Team History. ... Took it's name from the Boston Red Stockings the original name of the Boston Braves (the first professional ...

Red Sox Questions - Boston's Pastime


The Red Sox are an old franchise, and as a result were around for a long time ... Some of the original teams got their names from the basic uniforms they wore, ...

Red Sox History | The History of The Boston Red Sox


The Boston Red Sox were founded in 1893, as the Toledo, Ohio franchise in the ... The name Red Sox, chosen by owner John I. Taylor in 1907, is based on an form of ... shortstop Edgar Renteria, who wore Babe Ruth's old uniform number, 3 .