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Boston Red Sox - Notable Historical Events

Cy YoungFeb 18, 1909

Babe RuthJul 10, 1914

Walter JohnsonJul 1, 1920

Ted WilliamsApr 23, 1939

Roger ClemensApr 29, 1986

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Boston Red Sox - Historical Events
Date Event
1905-07-04

Phila A's beat Boston Red Sox 4-2 in 20 inning game

1909-02-18

Boston Red Sox trade Cy Young, at 41, to Cleveland Naps

1911-07-20

Boston Red Sox Smokey Joe Wood no-hits St Louis Browns, 5-0

1911-07-29

Boston Red Sox Joe Wood no-hits St Louis Browns, 5-0

1914-07-10

Boston Red Sox purchase Babe Ruth from Baltimore Orioles

1914-07-11

Babe Ruth debuts as a pitcher for Boston Red Sox, he beats Cleve 4-3

1915-10-13

Boston Red Sox beat Philadelphia Phillies, 4 games to 1 in 12th World Series

1916-10-12

Boston Red Sox beat Bkln Dodgers, 4 games to 1 in 13th World Series

1918-06-23

Boston Red Sox Dutch Leonard's 2nd no-hitter beats Tigers, 5-0

1918-08-31

Boston Red Sox, win earliest AL pennent ever (season ended Sept 2)

1918-09-11

Boston Red Sox beat Chicago Cubs, 4 games to 2 in 15th World Series

1920-07-01

Wash Senator Walter Johnson no-hits Boston Red Sox, 1-0

1923-07-07

Cleve Indians beat Boston Red Sox 27-3 with 13 runs in 6th inning

1923-09-07

Boston Red Sox Howard Ehmke no-hits Phila A's, 4-0

1931-08-08

Wash Senator Bob Burke no-hits Boston Red Sox, 5-0

1933-02-25

Thomas Yawkey purchases Boston Red Sox

1938-06-16

Boston Red Sox Jimmie Foxx is walked a record 6 consecutive times by St Louis Browns

1939-04-23

Boston Red Sox Ted Williams hits his 1st HR

1946-07-27

Boston Red Sox Rudy York hits 2 grand slams in 1 game, gets 10 RBIs

1946-09-13

Boston Red Sox clinch AL pennant

1946-10-15

St Louis Cards beat Boston Red Sox, 4 games to 3 in 43rd World Series

1950-06-08

Boston Red Sox beat St Louis Browns 29-4 (win by record 25 runs)

1950-11-08

Boston Red Sox 1B Walt Dropo wins AL Rookie of Year

1950-11-08

Walt Dropo of Boston Red Sox selected AL Rookie of Year

1955-05-27

Boston Red Sox Norm Zauchin gets 10 RBIs, beating Senators 16-0

1956-07-14

Boston Red Sox Mel Parnell no-hits Chicago White Sox, 4-0

1956-08-07

Boston Red Sox fine Ted Williams $5,000 for spitting at Boston fans

1958-08-20

Detroit Tiger Jim Bunning no-hits Boston Red Sox, 3-0

1962-06-26

Boston Red Sox Earl Wilson no-hits LA Angels, 2-0

1962-08-01

Boston Red Sox Bill Monboquette no-hits Chicago White Sox, 1-0

1965-09-16

Boston Red Sox Dave Morehead no-hits Cleve Indians, 2-0

1967-08-06

Minn Twin Dean Chance perfect games Boston Red Sox, 2-0 in 5 innings

1967-10-12

St Louis Cards beat Boston Red Sox, 4 games to 3 in 64th World Series as Lou Brock steals a record 7 bases in 1 World Series

1970-07-14

All star MVP: Carl Yastremski (Boston Red Sox)

1973-01-18

Boston Red Sox sign Orlando Cepeda as 1st player signed as a DH

1975-10-22

Cin Reds beat Boston Red Sox, 4 games to 3 in 72nd World Series

1978-11-07

Boston Red Sox Jim Rice wins AL MVP

1980-04-12

Milwaukee beats Boston Red Sox, 18-1 (Cooper & Money hit grand slams)

1981-09-04

Seattle Mariners beat Boston Red Sox, 8-7, in 20 inn (started 9/3)

1984-05-29

Boston Red Sox retires #9 (Ted Williams) & #4 (Joe Cronin)

1985-06-18

Boston Red Sox Fred Lynn gets 10 RBIs

1986-04-29

Boston Red Sox Roger Clemens strikes out 20 Seattle Mariners

1986-06-29

Boston Red Sox trade for Tom Seaver

1986-07-15

All star MVP: Roger Clemens (Boston Red Sox)

1986-10-27

NY Mets beat Boston Red Sox, 4 games to 3 in 83rd World Series

1988-06-13

Boston Red Sox are 10 games back in AL, & go on to win AL East

1988-06-16

Boston Red Sox Barrett steals home

1988-08-12

Boston Red Sox set AL consecutive home victories at 23

1988-08-13

Boston Red Sox win AL record 24 straight home games

1988-10-06

Oakland A's sweep Boston Red Sox in 4 games for AL pennant

1989-08-06

Boston Red Sox retire Carl Yastrezemski's #8

1990-01-26

Boston Red Sox hires Elaine Weddington as asst GM (highest-ranking black female in a major-league front office)

1990-07-17

Minnesota Twins become 1st team to turn 2 triple plays in a game but lose to Boston Red Sox 1-0

1990-07-29

Boston Red Sox set major league record with 12 doubles in a game

1991-09-09

Only 1,695 fans watch Boston Red Sox play Cleveland

1991-11-13

Boston Red Sox Roger Clemens wins AL Cy Young Award

1993-04-22

Seattle Mariner Chris Basio no-hits Boston Red Sox

1997-08-13

Boston Red Sox trade Mike Stanley back to the NY Yankees

1998-01-09

Boston Red Sox Mo Vaughn pleads not guilty to drunken driving

2004-10-20

Boston Red Sox come back from 0-3 to defeat the New York Yankees 4-3 to win baseball's American League

2004-10-27

The Boston Red Sox win the World Series for the first time in 86 years

2013-10-23

Boston Red Sox defeat St Louis Cardinals in game 1 of the MLB 2013 World Series

2013-10-24

St Louis Cardinals defeat Boston Red Sox to tie the MLB 2013 World Series 1-1

2013-10-26

St Louis Cardinals defeat Boston Red Sox to lead the MLB 2013 World Series 2-1

2013-10-30

The Boston Red Sox defeat the St Louis Cardinals in game 6 to win the MLB 2013 World Series

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Boston Red Sox - Notable Birthdays

Carl YastrzemskiAug 22, 1939

Boston Red Sox - Birthdays
Date Event
1888-04-18

Duffy Lewis, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

1903-02-21

Thomas Yawkey, baseball owner (Boston Red Sox)

1909-03-25

Dutch (Emil) Leonard, baseball pitcher (Boston Red Sox, 1.01 ERA 1914)

1912-12-03

Charlie Wagner, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

1918-02-12

Dominic DiMaggio, baseball outfielder (Boston Red Sox)

1918-03-13

Eddie Pellagrini, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

1922-06-13

Mel Parnell, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

1929-02-18

Lou Gorman, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

1930-12-15

Haywood Sullivan, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

1933-10-27

Pumpsie Green, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

1936-08-11

Bill Monbouquette, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

1937-04-02

Dick Radatz, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

1939-08-22

Carl Yastrzemski, Southampton New York, Boston Red Sox great (1967 AL MVP, Hall of Fame)

1940-11-23

Luis Tiant, Cuba, baseball pitcher (Boston Red Sox, NY Yankees)

1942-04-16

Jim Lonborg, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

1942-10-13

Bob Bailey, Kansas City Royals vs. Boston Red Sox

1942-9-05

Dave Morehead, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

1943-06-27

Rico Petrocelli, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

1943-07-09

Mike Andrews, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

1944-01-17

Denny Doyle, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

1944-03-23

George Scott, Greenville, MS, MLB player (Boston Red Sox), (d. 2013)

1945-01-07

Tony Conigliaro, Mass, baseball outfielder (Boston Red Sox)

1945-04-09

Peter Gammons, New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox

1945-07-01

Billy Rohr, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

1945-9-13

Rick Wise, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

1946-08-28

Mike Torrez, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

1946-10-14

Frank Duffy, Kansas City Royals vs. Boston Red Sox

1947-03-21

Bill Plummer, Boston Red Sox vs. Seattle Mariners

1947-04-05

Bernie Carbo, Kansas City Royals vs. Boston Red Sox

1947-10-13

Jerry Trupiano, Still We Believe: The Boston Red Sox Movie

1947-12-26

Carlton Fisk, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

1949-10-04

John Wathan, Boston Red Sox vs. California Angels

1950-03-30

Grady Little, Still We Believe: The Boston Red Sox Movie

1951-04-29

Rick Burleson, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

1955-02-04

Rusty Kuntz, Boston Red Sox vs. Seattle Mariners

1957-01-16

Steve Balboni, New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox

1957-06-14

Greg Brock, Boston Red Sox vs. Milwaukee Brewers

1958-02-09

Pete O'Brien, Boston Red Sox vs. Seattle Mariners

1958-03-24

Bruce Hurst, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

1959-01-09

Otis Nixon, US baseball outfielder (Boston Red Sox, Texas Rangers)

1959-02-15

Joe Hesketh, US baseball player (Boston Red Sox)

1959-02-15

Joe Hesketh, Boston Red Sox vs. California Angels

1959-10-06

[Dennis Ray] "Oil Can" Boyd, baseball pitcher (Boston Red Sox)

1959-9-26

Rich Gedman, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

1961-04-19

Spike Owen, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

1961-9-09

Jim Corsi, Atlanta Braves vs. Boston Red Sox

1962-03-19

Ivan Calderon, New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox

1962-11-18

Jamie Moyer, Sellersville PA, pitcher (Boston Red Sox)

1963-03-22

Rich Monteleone, New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox

1963-04-10

Jeff Gray, Boston Red Sox vs. Kansas City Royals

1963-06-25

Mike Stanley, Fort Lauderdale FL, catcher (NY Yankees, Boston Red Sox)

1964-01-03

Luis Rivera, Minnesota Twins vs. Boston Red Sox

1965-07-24

Joe Oliver, New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox

1966-03-29

Eric Gunderson, Portland OR, pitcher (Boston Red Sox)

1966-05-25

Bill Haselman, Long Branch NJ, catcher (Boston Red Sox)

1966-06-07

Heathcliff Slocumb, Jamaica NY, pitcher (Boston Red Sox)

1966-08-02

Tim Wakefield [Timothy Stephen], Melbourne, Florida, American baseball pitcher (Boston Red Sox-1995 AL Comeback Player of the Year)

1966-08-10

Gerald Williams, New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox

1966-08-18

Bob Zupcic, Boston Red Sox vs. California Angels

1966-08-31

Jeff Frye, Oakland CA, infielder (Boston Red Sox)

1966-12-10

Mel Rojas, New York Mets vs. Boston Red Sox

1967-01-05

Chris Nabholz, US baseball pitcher (Boston Red Sox)

1967-02-01

Tim Naehring, Cincinnati OH, infielder (Boston Red Sox)

1967-02-16

John Valentin, Mineola NY, infielder (Boston Red Sox)

1967-06-02

Mike Stanton, Houston Texas, pitcher (NY Yankees, Boston Red Sox)

1967-11-18

Tom Gordon, Sebring FL, pitcher (Boston Red Sox)

1967-12-15

Mo Vaughn, Norwalk, Connecticut, American MLB first baseman (Boston Red Sox, MVP-1995)

1968-01-27

Eric Wedge, US baseball catcher (Boston Red Sox)

1968-9-26

Brian Shouse, Tampa Bay Rays vs. Boston Red Sox

1969-03-04

Jeff Tinsley, Shelbyville KY, outfielder (Boston Red Sox)

1969-05-22

Vaughn Eshelman, Philadelphia PA, pitcher (Boston Red Sox)

1969-08-01

Kevin Jarvis, Boston Red Sox vs. New York Yankees

1969-08-04

Lee O'Leary, Compton CA, outfielder (Boston Red Sox)

1969-08-31

Nathan Minchey, pitcher (Boston Red Sox)

1970-04-14

Steve Avery, New York Mets vs. Boston Red Sox

1970-06-11

William Selby, Monroeville MI, infielder (Boston Red Sox)

1970-06-25

Aaron Sele, Golden Valley MN, pitcher (Boston Red Sox)

1970-09-29

Joseph Hudson, Philadelphia PA, pitcher (Boston Red Sox)

1970-9-28

Mike DeJean, Boston Red Sox vs. Baltimore Orioles

1971-01-11

Alexander Delgado, Palmerejo Venezuela, catcher (Boston Red Sox)

1971-01-24

Cory Bailey, US baseball pitcher (Boston Red Sox)

1971-05-18

Rich Garces, Maracay Aragua Venezuela, pitcher (Boston Red Sox)

1971-05-18

Rich Garces, Boston Red Sox vs. Oakland Athletics

1971-05-31

Troy Malave, Cumana Venezuela, outfielder (Boston Red Sox)

1972-12-07

Jermaine Evans, Still We Believe: The Boston Red Sox Movie

1973-01-19

Chris Stynes, Boston Red Sox vs. Oakland Athletics

1973-03-06

Terry Adams, New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox

1973-06-10

Pokey Reese, Faith Rewarded: The Historic Season of the 2004 Boston Red Sox

1973-07-23

Nomar Garciaparra, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

1974-11-02

Orlando Cabrera, Faith Rewarded: The Historic Season of the 2004 Boston Red Sox

1975-02-18

Chad Moeller, New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox

1975-04-04

Scott Rolen, Faith Rewarded: The Historic Season of the 2004 Boston Red Sox

1975-06-18

Felix Heredia, New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox

1975-07-31

Gabe Kapler, Faith Rewarded: The Historic Season of the 2004 Boston Red Sox

1975-08-09

Mike Lamb, Boston Red Sox vs. Minnesota Twins

1976-04-14

Kyle Farnsworth, Boston Red Sox vs. Tampa Bay Rays

1976-06-27

Chris Woodward, Boston Red Sox vs. New York Yankees

1976-9-15

Matt Thornton, Boston Red Sox vs. New York Yankees

1977-01-03

A.J. Burnett, New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox

1977-01-28

Lyle Overbay, New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox

1977-03-18

Fernando Rodney, New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox

1977-06-03

Travis Hafner, New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox

1977-08-27

Justin Miller, Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Boston Red Sox

1977-12-10

Dan Wheeler, New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox

1977-9-25

Wil Nieves, New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox

1978-10-15

Juan Cruz, Boston Red Sox vs. Tampa Bay Rays

1978-9-19

Nick Johnson, New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox

1979-02-09

Akinori Iwamura, Tampa Bay Rays vs. Boston Red Sox

1979-08-10

Brandon Lyon, Boston Red Sox vs. Anaheim Angels

1980-9-13

Daisuke Matsuzaka, 2007 World Series: Boston Red Sox vs. Colorado Rockies

1982-03-26

Brendan Ryan, New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox

1982-07-23

Joe Mather, Boston Red Sox vs. Chicago Cubs

1982-08-19

J.J. Hardy, Baltimore Orioles vs. Boston Red Sox

1982-10-12

Casey McGehee, Boston Red Sox vs. New York Yankees

1983-02-22

Casey Kotchman, Boston Red Sox vs. Tampa Bay Rays

1983-03-16

Stephen Drew, Boston Red Sox vs. Detroit Tigers

1983-04-08

Eric Patterson, Boston Red Sox vs. New York Yankees

1983-11-17

Nick Markakis, Baltimore Orioles vs. Boston Red Sox

1984-01-30

Jeremy Hermida, New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox

1986-03-06

Francisco Cervelli, Boston Red Sox vs. New York Yankees

1986-06-06

Junichi Tazawa, Detroit Tigers vs. Boston Red Sox

1988-9-20

Steve Lombardozzi, Baltimore Orioles vs. Boston Red Sox

1992-10-01

Chuck Laing, Boston Red Sox vs. Detroit Tigers

1992-10-01

Xander Bogaerts, Boston Red Sox vs. Detroit Tigers

Boston Red Sox - Weddings
Date Event
1990-01-26

Boston Red Sox hires Elaine Weddington as asst GM (highest-ranking black female in a major-league front office)

2004-12-30

Boston Red Sox centerfielder Johnny Damon (31) weds Michelle Mangan at Ritz Carlton Grande Lakes Hotel in Orlando, Florida

Boston Red Sox - Notable Deaths

Ted WilliamsJul 5, 2002

Boston Red Sox - Deaths
Date Event
1929-06-04

Harry Frazee, Boston Red Sox owner from 1916-1923 (b. 1881)

1932-02-29

"Big Ed" Morris, pitcher (Boston Red Sox), dies

1979-06-17

Duffy Lewis, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

1985-07-27

Joseph "Smoky Joe" Wood, pitcher (Boston Red Sox), dies at 95

1992-02-26

Jean R Yawkey, owner (Boston Red Sox), dies of a stroke at 83

2002-07-05

Ted Williams, baseball hall of famer and last player to bat over.400 in a single season (Boston Red Sox) dies at 84

2003-02-12

Haywood Sullivan, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

2003-12-27

Ivan Calderon, New York Yankees vs. Boston Red Sox

2005-03-16

Dick Radatz, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

2006-08-30

Charlie Wagner, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

2006-10-11

Eddie Pellagrini, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

2011-04-01

Lou Gorman, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

2012-03-20

Mel Parnell, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History

2013-06-26

Justin Miller, Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Boston Red Sox

2015-01-25

Bill Monbouquette, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History


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