Down 2-0 in a five-game series? Pshhhh, please. That's nothing. Try being down 3-0 to your blood rivals in the ALCS a year removed from them ripping your hearts out in Game Seven.
Sunday's Game Three against the Angels is just another day at Fenway Park...we hope.
This is getting to be old news for the Local Nine: down 3-1 in '04 against the afore-mentioned Yankees and down 3-1 in '07 against the Cleveland Indians - both World Series winning seasons. They were also down 3-1 in the ALCS last season but since they lost in Game 7, many forget the accomplishment.
Some interesting (or potentially heartbreaking) stats:
- Since 2003, Boston is 13-3 in potential elimination games.
- The Red Sox have won three games in a row 14 times this season.
- In the ...
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Article written by Josh Nason