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Team History
Years Known As Record World Series Titles Pennants Playoff Appearance
1908 – Present Boston Red Sox 8,789 – 8,215 7 11 20
1901 – 1907 Boston Americans 528 – 492 1 2 1

World Series Titles
Year Opponent Series World Series MVP
2013 St. Louis Cardinals 4-2 David Ortiz
2007 Colorado Rockies 4-0 Mike Lowell
2004 St. Louis Cardinals 4-0 Manny Ramirez
1918 Chicago Cubs 4-2
1916 Brooklyn Robins 4-1
1915 Philadelphia Phillies 4-1
1912 New York Giants 4-3
1903 Pittsburgh Pirates 5-3

Retired Numbers
Number Player Years Played Position
1 Bobby Doerr 1937 – 1944, 1946 – 1951 2B
4 Joe Cronin 1935 – 1947 Manager
6 Johnny Pesky 1942, 1946 – 1952 SS /3B
8 Carl Yastrzemski 1961 – 1983 OF / 1B / DH
9 Ted Williams 1939 – 1942, 1946 – 1960 OF
14 Jim Rice 1974 – 1989 OF / DH
26 Wade Boggs 1982 – 1992 3B
27 Carlton Fisk 1969, 1971 – 1980 C
45 Pedro Martinez 1998 – 2004 RHP

MVP
Year Player Position
2008 Dustin Pedroia 2B
1995 Mo Vaughn 1B
1986 Roger Clemens SP
1978 Jim Rice OF
1975 Fred Lynn OF
1967 Carl Yastrzemski OF
1958 Jackie Jensen OF
1949 Ted Williams OF
1946 Ted Williams OF
1938 Jimmie Foxx OF
1912 Tris Speaker OF
Cy Young Award
Year Player
2016 Rick Porcello
2000 Pedro Martinez
1999 Pedro Martinez
1991 Roger Clemens
1987 Roger Clemens
1986 Roger Clemens
1967 Jim Lonborg

Rookie of the Year
Year Player Position
2007 Dustin Pedroia 2B
1997 Nomar Garciaparra SS
1975 Fred Lynn OF
1972 Carlton Fisk OF
1961 Don Schwall OF
1950 Walt Dropo 1B
Manager of the Year
Year Manager
1999 Jimmy Williams
1986 John McNamara