Familiar faces, powerful pitchers and a lot of good luck. Here are 29 ways -- one for each year in the desert -- the 2014 Royals connect to the 1985 Royals.
Jack Corbett pioneered the modern base, and they carry his name to this day. But there was more to this baseball man than meets the eye.
U.S. Marine Chuck Goggin won a Bronze Star and a Purple Heart in Vietnam and then went on to play part of three seasons for the Pirates, Braves and Red Sox, Steve Wulf writes.
They made baseball history, but when did they realize it? Ten postseason heroes share their stories about how the heroics sink in.
The 2012 Boston Red Sox are an ongoing soap opera. But there is a certain familiarity to the mix. The Olde Towne Team has turned into the very franchise Boston once despised: The Bronx Zoo.
For ESPN The Magazine's Boston Issue, Steve Wulf interviewed Red Sox owner John Henry, who grants few requests, via email.
For ESPN The Magazine, Steve Wulf writes that John Henry loves to win. And for that Red Sox Nation is grateful. But don't start getting all emotional.