Fenway Memories

Red Sox fans share their memories of Fenway as the ballpark turns 100.

The Red Sox Lose, This Couple Wins

April 19, 2012, 3:06 PM
Trisha and David Boisvert (Courtesy)

Trisha and David Boisvert first met on May 31, 1985, when a mutual friend invited them to watch the Red Sox play at Fenway. They’ve been together ever since, and this year they’re celebrating 25 years of marriage.


1967: The Impossible Dream

April 18, 2012, 3:06 PM
The Boston Red Sox players, managers and trainers pose at Fenway Park in Boston, Sept. 13, 1967. (AP)

For Joe Albiani, his favorite Fenway Park memories stem from the 1967 season, otherwise known as “The Impossible Dream.”


Jon Lester’s No-Hitter, And Bridget’s First Game

April 17, 2012, 3:46 PM
Bridget's first trip to Fenway Park, May 19, 2008. (Courtesy of Kristin Wixted)

Kristin Wixted took her 11-year-old daughter Bridget to her first Red Sox game on May 19, 2008. The Sox were playing the Kansas City Royals and while the night was memorable, it wasn’t just because it was Bridget’s first game.


The Turning Point: When The Sox Won Game Four Against The Yankees

April 16, 2012, 3:27 PM
Boston Red Sox David Ortiz leaps into the waiting arms of his teammates as they celebrate his 12th inning game winning homer against the New York Yankees at Boston's Fenway Park in game four of the ALCS, Sunday Oct. 17, 2004. The Red Sox won, 6-4. (AP)

The Yankees were just three outs a way from a trip to the World Series when the Red Sox came back to win in extra innings, and then marched on, and eventually won their first World Series since 1918. Radio Boston’s Anthony Brooks recalls being at the stadium that night.

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