Showing 1 - 10 of 77 Stories for Jason Varitek
Highly drafted catchers who can hit and play defense come around less often than playoff games at Camden Yards—which is why Baltimore has built a suddenly promising future around Matt Wieters. No two ways about it: The Orioles are sitting on the most sought-after commodity in the game.
5 Outs Away
A year ago the Cubs and Red Sox each came that close to the World Series, only to see it all blow up in eerily similar—and all-too-familiar—fashion
Sportsmen of the Year
The 2004 Boston Red Sox staged the most improbable comeback in baseball history and liberated their long-suffering nation of fans
That Touch of Pink
The Red Sox already had will and grace; they needed pedicures, facials and a good back waxing. How Queer Eye set the world champs straight
SI View The Week in TV Sports
of Red Sox stars Nomar Garciaparra and Jason Varitek. Shortstop Garciaparra ... Catcher Varitek belted two homers in last week's 6-0 win over
Now Comes the Hard Part
Having won their first World Series in 86 years, the Red Sox face some difficult roster decisions--and, for once, the challenge to repeat
Lowe and Behold Who would have thought that Derek Lowe, nearly banned in Boston last year as a closer, would turn starter and ride his scintillating sinker into the hearts of Red Sox Nation?
Jason Varitek, Lowe's teammate since 1995. "He's a lefthander trapped in a righthander's body." Lowe has been known to play pickup basketball games at ...
Hubbub Another day, another crisis: As the roiling Red Sox tuned out skipper Jimy Williams, they hung together and clung to first place
Jason Varitek (broken right elbow), star shortstop Nomar Garciaparra (surgery on his right wrist) and All-Star centerfielder Carl Everett (bruised ...
Party's Just Beginning
By pouring it on the Rockies, the Red Sox confirmed that they were baseball's best team in 2007—and thanks to the relentless scouting and player development program showcased in Boston's World Series sweep, the bash, it appears, just might last for years to come