Red Sox announce All-Fenway team


Red Sox announce All-Fenway team

The Red Sox announced their All-Fenway Park Team Wednesday night, comprising the 40 best players and three managers, on the Red Sox since Fenway Park opened in 1912.

The All-Fenway team was voted on by fans, historians, the team's front-office staff, and the club's historical and archival consultants. Ceremonies honoring the players and managers -- 22 of whom were on hand (10 of the honorees have died) -- were held before Thursday night's game.

C -- Carlton Fisk
1B -- Jimmie Foxx
2B -- Dustin Pedroia
SS -- Nomar Garciaparra
3B -- Wade Boggs
LF -- Ted Williams
CF -- Fred Lynn
RF -- Dwight Evans
RHP -- Pedro Martinez
LHP -- Lefty Grove
CLOSER -- Jonathan Papelbon
DH -- David Ortiz
PINCH HITTER -- Bernie Carbo
PINCH RUNNER -- Dave Roberts

MANAGER -- Terry Francona

C -- Jason Varitek
1B -- Mo Vaughn
2B -- Bobby Doerr
SS -- Johnny Pesky
3B -- Mike Lowell
LF -- Carl Yastrzemski
CF -- Dom DiMaggio
RF -- Trot Nixon
P -- Roger Clemens
P -- Luis Tiant
P -- Tim Wakefield
P -- Dennis Eckersley
P -- Dick Radatz

MANAGER -- Joe Cronin

C -- Rich Gedman
1B -- George Scott
2B -- Jerry Remy
SS -- Rico Petrocelli
3B -- Frank Malzone
LF -- Jim Rice
CF -- Reggie Smith
RF -- Tony Conigliaro
P -- Babe Ruth
P -- Smoky Joe Wood
P -- Curt Schilling
P -- Bill Lee
P -- Jim Lonborg

MANAGER -- Dick Williams

Red Sox outfield "Win, Dance, Repeat" celebration finds its way on MLB the Show 17


Red Sox outfield "Win, Dance, Repeat" celebration finds its way on MLB the Show 17

Mooke Betts, Jackie Bradley Jr. and a mix of Andrew Benintendi, Brock Holt, Blake Swihart and Chris Young brought postgame celebrations to a new level last season.

Most Sox fans are familiar with the outfield victory "Win, Dance, Repeat" where the trio would dance and pretend to photograph the game's best player between them. The celebration ended with a pose at first, but as seen the MLB the Show 17's freshly released trailer, a few more wrinkes were added in.

In fact, here's a taste of the celebrations and what else to expect from Playstation's 2017 MLB game:

Report: Red Sox DH target Beltran agrees to 1-year deal with Astros

Report: Red Sox DH target Beltran agrees to 1-year deal with Astros

Carlos Beltran, the 39-year-old switch hitter who was a potential target of the Red Sox as a DH, agreed to a free-agent deal with the Houston Astros, ESPN's Buster Olney reported.'s Ken Rosenthal reports that it's a one-year, $16 million deal. 

Beltran played for the Astros in 2004. He was dealt from the New York Yankees to the Texas Rangers at the July 31 trading deadline last season. He totaled 35 homers, 101 RBI and hit .295 in 2016. 

The Red Sox, looking to fill the void left by David Ortiz's retirement, will be looking for a DH at the Winter Meetings that begin next week. One possibility is the return of Mike Napoli, who played for the A.L. champion Cleveland Indians last season.

More on the Winter Meetings here from CSN Red Sox Insider Sean McAdam.