Boston Fans Source & Resource for Baseball History

Celebrating 150 Consecutive Seasons of Professional Baseball in Boston!

Boston Fans Source & Resource for Baseball History

Celebrating 150 Consecutive Seasons of Professional Baseball in Boston!

This Day In History: 2000-10-27

October 27, 2004: Eighty-six years of frustration came to an end as the Red Sox defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 3-0 before 52,037, to win their first World championship since 1918; Big Papi, Johnny Damon and Trot Nixon provided the offense while Derek Lowe pitched seven shutout innings to earn the win, his third series-winning victory in 2004.

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