The Seasonal Narrative Of The 1969 Boston Red Sox

The 1969 Boston Red Sox continued a pattern that had started the year before. They were a solid winning franchise, but replicating the out-of-nowhere pennant run of 1967 was going to require a big jump. Boston had followed up the 1967 pennant–which came after a decade of really bad teams–by winning 86 games in 1968. […]