Opening Day

Celebrating 145 Consecutive Seasons!

Celebrating 145 Consecutive Seasons!

The April 6 Red Sox season opener against the Philadelphia Phillies marks the 145th consecutive season of professional baseball in Boston! We are celebrating this milestone by changing our masthead to note this fact. Boston’s 145 consecutive seasons are the most in major league baseball—in fact the most in the world. Chicago is second with 143 consecutive seasons, and we… Read more →

Baseball is Back: Memorable Opening Days in Boston Baseball History

Baseball is Back: Memorable Opening Days in Boston Baseball History

Opening Day at Oriole Park in Camden Yards on March 31, 2014, marked the official beginning of 144 consecutive years of professional baseball in our city.  Boston has had a professional baseball team longer than any other city in North America.  Chicago is second with 142 consecutive years of professional baseball, and New York City is an also-ran with “only” 132 consecutive… Read more →