April 4, 2004: Red Sox stumble out of the gate against retooled Orioles

On Sunday evening, April 4, the Boston Red Sox and Baltimore…

April 6, 2004: Red Sox win their first game of a championship season

One of Red Sox GM Theo Epstein’s major acquisitions for the…

July 24, 2004: Red Sox fired up after walk-off win over Yankees at Fenway

“This may be the worst game I’ve ever seen … the best worst…

September 8, 2004: Red Sox win gets them as close to first place as they will get in the last four months of season

After May 31, the 2004 Boston Red Sox never got to first place…

October 5, 2004: Red Sox break Game 1 open with 7 runs in fourth inning

The 92-70 Anaheim Angels finished atop the American League West…

October 6, 2004: Red Sox again run up the score in Game 2 against Angels

In Game Two of the 2004 American League Division Series, there…

October 8, 2004: David Ortiz clinches ALDS sweep in extra innings for Red Sox

For a while, it looked as though the Red Sox were simply going…

October 12, 2004: Late Red Sox rally falls short in ALCS Game 1

Red Sox fans were used to their team coming up short against…

October 13, 2004: Yankees win something of a pitching duel in the Bronx

The Yankees were glad to have prevailed in Game One of the ALCS.…
Hideki Matsui (TRADING CARD DB)

October 16, 2004: Yankees obliterate Red Sox, 19-8, to take commanding lead in ALCS

A season of great promise suddenly looked impossible. The Red…
David Ortiz (TRADING CARD DB)

October 18, 2004: David Ortiz’s walk-off single in 14th lifts Red Sox in Game 5

The Red Sox had one win in the books, with their extra-inning…
Curt Schilling's bloody sock, Game 6, 2004 ALCS (THE TOPPS COMPANY)

October 19, 2004: Curt Schilling keeps Red Sox alive in ‘Bloody Sock Game’

Momentum seemed to be on the side of the Red Sox. They had been…

October 23, 2004: Red Sox continue momentum with Game 1 win in World Series

The Boston Red Sox certainly had momentum on their side as they…

October 26, 2004: Red Sox win Game 3 as Cardinals blunder on the basepaths

The St. Louis Cardinals were back in Busch Stadium, back home…