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A runner reacts near Kenmore Square after two bombs exploded during the 117th Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. Two people are confirmed dead and at least 23 injured after two explosions went off near the finish line to the marathon.  (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

AP Lists Top 10 Sports Stories Of The Year

The top five stories were grim: terrorism, performance-enhancing drug use, legal settlements, murder charges.

670 The Score–12/27/2013

Matt Thornton

Yankees, Thornton Agree To 2-Year Deal

The Yankees needed a dependable left-handed set-up man and now they have one.

670 The Score–12/17/2013

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Most Talked About Sports Events of 2013

Headlines that shaped and transcended the sports world in 2013.

12/16/2013

A.J. Pierzynski. (Photo by Rob Tringali/Getty Images)

Red Sox, Pierzynski Agree On 1-Year Deal

Longtime White Sox catcher A.J. Pierzynski has signed a one-year deal with the Boston Red Sox.

12/03/2013

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Keidel: Redbirds Will Be Back In Catbird Seat

Despite your monolithic love for the Cardinals, no one was rooting for the Redbirds more than I was. Not only as a Yankees fan, but as a native New Yorker imbued with an epic allergy to all things New England, I am biologically skewed against the Red Sox.

11/01/2013

David Ortiz.  (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Heyman: Is Ortiz Hall Of Fame Worth?

When Red Sox outfielder Jonny Gomes revealed they all call David Ortiz “Cooperstown” inside that cozy Red Sox clubhouse, Gomes re-ignited what might possibly be the most interesting Hall of Fame debate of them all.

670 The Score–11/01/2013

Ryan Dempster.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Dempster Returned To Fenway Park At 3 AM To Throw BP

What did Red Sox pitcher Ryan Dempster do before going to bed after he won the World Series?

670 The Score–10/31/2013

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 30: The Boston Red Sox celebrate after defeating the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Six of the 2013 World Series at Fenway Park on October 30, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Boston Red Sox defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1.

Red Sox Fan Predicted World Series Perfectly In March

Fresh off a 69-loss season that saw the team’s manager fired after just one year, not many people expected the Red Sox to win the World Series.

670 The Score–10/31/2013

Ben Cherington and John Farrell.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Silverman: Red Sox Show Cubs, White Sox The Way To Rebuild

This should give hope to both the White Sox and Cubs.

670 The Score–10/31/2013

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 30: The Boston Red Sox celebrate after defeating the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Six of the 2013 World Series at Fenway Park on October 30, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Boston Red Sox defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1.

Five Things You Missed: World Series, Game 6

The Red Sox win their eighth World Series. Here are five things you missed from game 6.

10/31/2013

The Boston Red Sox celebrate after defeating the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Six of the 2013 World Series.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Red Sox Win World Series Title, Beat Cards 6-1 In Game 6

BOSTON (AP) — David Ortiz and the Boston Red Sox romped to their third World Series championship in 10 seasons, thumping October ace Michael Wacha and the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1 Wednesday night in Game […]

10/30/2013

Fenway Park. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Red Sox Aim To Win Title At Fenway, 1st Since 1918

Ted Williams never did it. Not Carl Yastrzemski. Not Carlton Fisk. Not even Pedro Martinez and Curt Schilling, who ended The Curse nearly a decade ago but did it on the road.

670 The Score–10/30/2013

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 28: Jon Lester #31 of the Boston Red Sox pitches against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game Five of the 2013 World Series at Busch Stadium on October 28, 2013 in St Louis, Missouri.

Five Things You Missed: World Series, Game 5

The Red Sox take a 3-2 lead back to Boston. Here are five things you missed from game 5.

10/29/2013

Kolten Wong is picked off during Game 4 of the World Series. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Video: Kolten Wong Picked Off To End Game 4 Of World Series

After an interference call ended Game 3 of the World Series, Game 4 ended just as bizarrely.

670 The Score–10/28/2013

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 27: Kolten Wong #16 of the St. Louis Cardinals reacts to being tagged out at first by Koji Uehara #19 of the Boston Red Sox in the ninth inning as Mike Napoli #12 of the Boston Red Sox celebrates winning Game Four of the 2013 World Series at Busch Stadium on October 27, 2013 in St Louis, Missouri. The Red Sox defeated the Cardinals 4-2.

Five Things You Missed: World Series, Game 4

The Red Sox tied it up in another wild one. Here are five things you missed from game 4.

10/28/2013

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 26: Manager John Farrell #53 and Jarrod Saltalamacchia #39 of the Boston Red Sox argue an obstruction call with Home Plate Umpire Dana DeMuth #32 in the ninth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game Three of the 2013 World Series at Busch Stadium on October 26, 2013 in St Louis, Missouri.

Five Things You Missed: World Series, Game 3

The Cardinals won game 3 on a controversial call. Here are five things you missed.

10/27/2013

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 24: Pete Kozma #38 of the St. Louis Cardinals scores in the seventh inning against the Boston Red Sox during Game Two of the 2013 World Series at Fenway Park on October 24, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts.

Five Things You Missed: World Series, Game 2

The Cardinals tied it up in game 2 of the 2013 World Series. Here are five things you missed.

10/25/2013

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Sports Verdict: Bigger World Series Impact? Koji Uehara Vs. Michael Wacha

The Cardinals and Red Sox are squaring off against one another yet again this year in the Fall Classic. While much of the spotlight will fall on marquis players like David Ortiz, a battle over a limited seven game sample such as this often boils down to X-Factors.

10/24/2013

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Five Things You Missed: World Series, Game 1

Game 1 of the 2013 World Series is in the books. Here are five things you missed from the game.

10/24/2013

Stephen Drew celebrates with David Ortiz after scoring in the second inning on a hit by Dustin Pedroia.(Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Red Sox Blow Out Cards In Series Opener

Mike Napoli hit a three-run double right after umpires reversed a blown call, Jon Lester made an early lead stand up and the Boston Red Sox romped past the sloppy St. Louis Cardinals 8-1 in Game 1 on Wednesday night for their ninth straight World Series win.

10/23/2013

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