It’s Opening Day, a holiday on top of a holiday today in New England. Dan Shaughnessy celebrates.
Terry Francona is ready for the Opener and the Yankees. This notebook by Amalie Benjamin also has updates on the batting order, Tim Wakefield, Daisuke Matsuzaka, Kevin Youkilis, Clay Buchholz, Josh Reddick and the new musical pursuit of Victor Martinez.
Nick Cafardo examines the state of the Red Sox-Yankees rivalry in the Sunday Baseball Notes. The notes also have updates on Jim Thome, Julio Lugo and a slew of other baseball news.
Kevin Paul Dupont checks in with the RBI program and the good work its doing to bring baseball back to city kids.
Chad Finn spoke with Jerry Remy for his TV/Radio notes and find the beloved broadcaster feeling great as the season starts.