Bill Buckner

Former Boston Red Sox first baseman Bill Buckner throws out the ceremonial first pitch for the home Opening Day baseball game against the Detroit Tigers in Boston, Tuesday April 8, 2008. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, Pool)

Bill Buckner: Remembering The 1986 American League Champion Boston Red Sox

Bill Buckner, who played first base for the Boston Red Sox from 1984 to 1987 and 1990, ranks in the top 100 among major league baseball players in eight important lifetime categories.  In fact, only 53 players in the history of major league baseball have accumulated more base hits than Buckner’s 2,715 career hits. Bill Buckner’s career, which began in… Read more →