Tag: Minnesota Twins

In Trade for Betts, Another of Astros’ Vanquished Opponents Bulks Up

The results of each postseason series are engraved on the inside of the Houston Astros’ 2017 championship rings. Most champions design it that way, but the teams Houston thwarted in 2017 were, perhaps, the most regal of all baseball brands: the Boston Red Sox, the Yankees and the Los Angeles Dodgers. The familiar logos of […]

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With Mookie Betts Trade, Red Sox Stick to an Unpopular Plan

After 12 championship parades over the last two decades, Boston is suddenly reeling. Days after a Super Bowl was somehow staged without the New England Patriots playing in it, and with quarterback Tom Brady, the face of their franchise, in limbo, the city received news that was widely anticipated — yet still felt like a […]

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