John Farrell

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 24: Trevor Rosenthal #26 and Yadier Molina #4 of the St. Louis Cardinals celebrate after defeating the Boston Red Sox 4-2 in Game Two of the 2013 World Series at Fenway Park on October 24, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Boston Faces World Series Adversity For First Time Since 1986

The Boston Red Sox had not lost in the World Series since Game Seven of the 1986 World Series, after sweeping in both 2004 and 2007.

10/24/2013

Jon Lester (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Lester To Start Game 1 Of World Series For Red Sox

John Farrell didn’t have much to announce at his Monday press conference at Fenway Park, but the Red Sox manager did announce his starter for Game 1 of the World Series on Wednesday.

10/21/2013

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 13: Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers walks back to the dugout against the Boston Red Sox during Game Two of the American League Championship Series at Fenway Park on October 13, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Leyland On Postseason Rotation: ‘This Is The Best I’ve Ever Had’

When facing the Detroit Tigers, hitters get the joy of facing an All-Star Game starter and likely Cy Young winner; a former MVP and Cy Young winner; and an ERA champion.

10/17/2013

Xander Bogaerts (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Xander Bogaerts Plays Major Role In Red Sox’ Series-Clinching Win

John Farrell changed his mind, and it changed the game — and the series.

10/08/2013

JULY 26: Jonny Gomes #31 of the Oakland Athletics tosses his helmet after striking out during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays July 26, 2012 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Brad White/Getty Images)

Oakland Winning Streak Ends; Toronto Tops A’s, 10-4

Edwin Encarnacion hit a three-run home run, Kelly Johnson added a solo shot and the Toronto Blue Jays ended the Oakland Athletics’ seven-game winning streak with a 10-4 victory Thursday.

07/26/2012

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