The Red Sox erased 86 years of curses, close calls, and angst by completing an improbable run to a World Series title in 2004. That they did it at all was an incredible story. That they did it after being down 3-0 to the Yankees in the ALCS and by sweeping the Cardinals in the World Series was epic.   Read the rest of the story
2004
The Red Sox erased 86 years of curses, close calls, and angst by completing an improbable run to a World Series title in 2004. That they did it at all was an incredible story. That they did it after being down 3-0 to the Yankees in the ALCS and by sweeping the Cardinals in the World Series was epic.

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