Boston Red Sox defeat Colorado Rockies, 10-5

DENVER - The comparison, as commonly applied, tends to be odious.

It makes John Henry quaver, Larry Lucchino combative, Theo Epstein defensive.

But perhaps in this one instance, the Red Sox will not object to being likened to the New York Yankees.

Only one American League team in 103 years of World Series play has executed a four-game sweep in successive Series appearances. The Yankees have done it on three occasions, the last when Joe Torre was still employed (1998-...

DENVER - It would appear to be time for Mayor Menino to get the Duck Boats ready. Red Sox Rolling Rally II should jam the streets of Boston this week.

On the third anniversary of their first World Series title in 86 years, the Sox moved a step closer to another championship with a 10-5 victory over the Colorado Rockies last night. The relentless Franconamen took the thin air out of Coors Field with six runs in the third inning. Electric rookie Jacoby Ellsbury had four h...