Tale of the Tape
SI.com's Cory McCartney sizes up this year's World Series competitors.
 
Boston Red Sox
Colorado Rockies
Established
1901 1993
Retired Nos.
Six One (MLB-mandated No. 42 for Jackie Robinson)
Payroll
$120,100,524 $40,791,000
Hall of Famers
30 0
Plays In
Fenway Park Coors Field
Historic Players
Ted Williams, Carl Yastrzemski, Wade Boggs Dante Bichette, Andres Galarraga, Larry Walker
What They've Been Doing Since Winning The Pennant
Preparing to go for their second title in four seasons. Alienating fans with flawed ticket system
Celebrity Fans
Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Stephen King There are celebrities in Denver?
Long Suffering Is
86 seasons without a title 14 seasons without a title
Mascot
Wally Dinger
 

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