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A season of significance (World Series special)

The Red Sox have met the Cardinals in the World Series twice during my lifetime.

  • 1967: The impossible dream. A young team, with a rookie manager (Dick Williams) reverses years of losing and wins a thrilling four-team pennant race.
  • 2004: The end of the curse. The Sox take down the Yankees after losing the first three Championship Series games, then win the Series for their first championship since World War I.

In other words, the two most significant seasons in Red Sox history.
2013 World Series logo
Is 2013 any less significant? Continue reading