Red Sox slugger David Ortiz hits 500th career homer

...season to became the fourth player to reach the milestone while playing for the Red Sox. He joins Jimmie Foxx (1940), Ted Williams (1960) and Manny Ramirez (2008), who also hit their 500th homer on the road.Ortiz was lifted for a pinch-runner...

Pedro Martinez will have his No. 45 retired by Boston on Tuesday

...Martinez's Hall of Fame career took off in the late 1990s in a ballpark usually know for offensive numbers.From Ted Williams to Carl Yastrzemski to Jim Rice, the Boston Red Sox have retired numbers ? placing them along the facade of the right-field...

Patriots won Augusta with ingenious tower

...Waldo Emerson What does genius look like?Einstein's formula or Leonardo's Mona Lisa? Edison's light bulb or Ted Williams' baseball swing?I can tell you what it looked like this week in 1781. It looked like a vertical log cabin filled...

Ted Williams' oldest daughter sees no room for compromise

INVERNESS, Fla. -- Ted Williams' oldest daughter, who is fighting...shortly after his death on July 5. Ted Williams' 1996 will says his body should...Your clients are the children of Ted Williams and need to govern themselves accordingly...

Attorney: Ted Williams asked in will to be cremated

INVERNESS, Fla. -- Ted Williams asked in his will to be cremated...Bobby-Jo Ferrell, said lawyers for Ted Williams' estate told him about the contents...said from his Cleveland office. Ted Williams was an avid angler who fished the...

Red Sox retire Pedro Martinez's number during ceremony

...retired by the Red Sox. He joins Bobby Doerr (No. 1), Joe Cronin (4), Johnny Pesky (6), Yastrzemski (8), Ted Williams (9), Jim Rice (14), Fisk (27) and the No. 42 that all of baseball has retired for Jackie Robinson.

Mike Trout leads AL to victory in All-Star Game

...player to hit for an All-Star cycle in his entire career, joining an illustrious list that includes Hall of Famers Ted Williams, Roberto Clemente, Ernie Banks, George Brett, Mike Schmidt and Mays. Fielder later became the 10th.No one had...

Ted Williams visits spring training

CLEARWATER, Fla. -- Ted Williams took his hands off the walker and...the two players he had named the Ted Williams Rookies of the Year earlier this...with his hand extended. "I shook Ted Williams' hand with this hand," Hudler...

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Red Sox's Ted Williams dead at age 83

CRYSTAL RIVER, Fla. -- Ted Williams, the Boston Red Sox revered and...November 2000. "With the passing of Ted Williams, America has lost a baseball legend...excelling on the baseball diamond, Ted Williams demonstrated unique talent and...

Investigators conduct inquiry into Ted Williams' note

...a note stating baseball slugger Ted Williams wanted to be frozen after his death...presented to investigators from two of Ted Williams' caretakers who claim Claudia...Illustrated reported this week that Ted Williams was decapitated by surgeons at...