Even though he departed from the Red Sox on rocky terms on July 31Aug 14, 2014; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Red Sox former pitcher Pedro Martinez waves to the crowd as he walks onto the field as part of the Red Sox Hall of Fame Class of 2014 before the game against the Houston Astros at Fenway Park. Cooper-USA TODAY Sportsbrilliant pitching career in Boston, which spanned from 1998-2004.
As a young baseball fan, Martinez made watching the game fun and it was his commanding fastball that made me realize how beautiful a pitch can be.
Clemens also described Garciaparra as “always ready to play” whenever he showed up at the ballpark, and he remarked on how electric (a word commonly used on this day in reference to Pedro) the crowd was whenever Martinez pitched.
And even though the rivalry has see-sawed over the years, the Yankees' dominance in the 1920s and 1930s has put the all-time tally on the Yankees' side.
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He recalled announcing both of Clemens’ 20 strikeout games, described Garciaparra’s plays at shortstop as Larry Bird-like, and spoke of the electricity Martinez ignited at Fenway whenever he took the mound.
For many, Castiglione’s voice recalls memories of the 2004 World Series, as his call of the final out of the decisive Game Four is one of the most famous in history.
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Since the 2006 season, the New York Yankees have beaten the Boston Red Sox eight more times than they've lost in regular-season games, including the Yankees' 4-1 victory on Thursday that clinched a wild-card seat.
That's a pretty good rivalry, all things considered.
With the advice of Williams and Pesky, Nomar went on to be arguably the greatest shortstop to ever play for the Red Sox.