Boston Red Sox Photos: Saturday, June 14, 2014 vs. Cleveland Indians.

"Fans unfurl an American flag over the Green Monster during a pre-game ceremony before a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Cleveland Indians Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Fans unfurl an American flag over the Green Monster during a pre-game ceremony before a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Cleveland Indians Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox pitcher Jake Peavy delivers during the first inning of a game against the Cleveland Indians Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox pitcher Jake Peavy delivers during the first inning of a game against the Cleveland Indians Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox pitcher Jake Peavy delivers during the first inning of a game against the Cleveland Indians Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox pitcher Jake Peavy delivers during the first inning of a game against the Cleveland Indians Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox right fielder Brock Holt adjusts his helmet during the first inning of a game against the Cleveland Indians Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox right fielder Brock Holt adjusts his helmet during the first inning of a game against the Cleveland Indians Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox center fielder Jackie Braldey Jr. makes a leaping catch during the first inning of a game against the Cleveland Indians Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox center fielder Jackie Braldey Jr. makes a leaping catch during the first inning of a game against the Cleveland Indians Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz bats during the first inning of a game against the Cleveland Indians Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz bats during the first inning of a game against the Cleveland Indians Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts hits a single during the first inning of a game against the Cleveland Indians Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts hits a single during the first inning of a game against the Cleveland Indians Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox catcher A.J. Pierzynski drops the ball as he tags shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera at home plate during the seventh inning of a game against the Cleveland Indians Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox catcher A.J. Pierzynski drops the ball as he tags shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera at home plate during the seventh inning of a game against the Cleveland Indians Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia fields a ground ball during the sixth inning of a game against the Cleveland Indians Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia fields a ground ball during the sixth inning of a game against the Cleveland Indians Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli slides as second baseman Jason Kipnis attempts to turn a double play during the sixth inning of a game against the Cleveland Indians Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli slides as second baseman Jason Kipnis attempts to turn a double play during the sixth inning of a game against the Cleveland Indians Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli bumps helmets with first base coach Arnie Beyeler after hitting a single during the eighth inning of a game against the Cleveland Indians Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli bumps helmets with first base coach Arnie Beyeler after hitting a single during the eighth inning of a game against the Cleveland Indians Saturday, June 14, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

Here are a few images from yesterday’s late afternoon game between the Boston Red Sox and the Cleveland Indians. I always love the 4:05 start time for games, especially as we approach the height of summer when the light starts to get really nice. 

Despite a Red Sox loss, there were some good moments to shoot throughout the game. 

Another day game today!

Boston Red Sox Photos: Saturday, May 17, 2014 vs. Detroit Tigers.

"Fans watch batting practice in the Green Monster seats before a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Detroit Tigers at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Saturday, May 17, 2014."

“Fans watch batting practice in the Green Monster seats before a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Detroit Tigers at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Saturday, May 17, 2014.”

"The 2013 World Champion flag is shown before a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Detroit Tigers at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Saturday, May 17, 2014."

“The 2013 World Champion flag is shown before a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Detroit Tigers at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Saturday, May 17, 2014.”

"Boston Red Sox  first baseman Mike Napoli reaches into the stands to catch a foul ball during the first inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Saturday, May 17, 2014."

“Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli reaches into the stands to catch a foul ball during the first inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Saturday, May 17, 2014.”

"Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz laughs during a mound visit during the fourth inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Saturday, May 17, 2014."

“Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz laughs during a mound visit during the fourth inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Saturday, May 17, 2014.”

"Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts hits a solo home run during the fifth inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Saturday, May 17, 2014."

“Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts hits a solo home run during the fifth inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Saturday, May 17, 2014.”

"Boston Red Sox pitcher John Lackey tosses the ball as he is taken out of the game during the sixth inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Saturday, May 17, 2014."

“Boston Red Sox pitcher John Lackey tosses the ball as he is taken out of the game during the sixth inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Saturday, May 17, 2014.”

"Boston Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino avoids a tag from pitcher Rick Porcello during the eighth inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Saturday, May 17, 2014."

“Boston Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino avoids a tag from pitcher Rick Porcello during the eighth inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Saturday, May 17, 2014.”

"Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell argues with the home plate umpire after right fielder Shane Victorino was called for interference while running out a ground ball during the eighth inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Saturday, May 17, 2014."

“Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell argues with the home plate umpire after right fielder Shane Victorino was called for interference while running out a ground ball during the eighth inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Saturday, May 17, 2014.”

"Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera gestures after Detroit defeated the Boston Red Sox  at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Saturday, May 17, 2014."

“Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera gestures after Detroit defeated the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Saturday, May 17, 2014.”

Last night was a tough one for the Red Sox, as they faced the Detroit Tigers in the first series at Fenway Park since the American League Championship Series last post season

Here are a few selects from the game. Hopefully a better show tonight!

Photos and Video: Boston Marathon Weekend at Fenway Park.

"Young fans reach for a baseball during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles Saturday, April 19, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Young fans reach for a baseball during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles Saturday, April 19, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"A father holds his daughter up as they cheer during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles Saturday, April 19, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“A father holds his daughter up as they cheer during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles Saturday, April 19, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz hits a solo home run during the fourth inning of a game against the Baltimore Orioles Saturday, April 19, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz hits a solo home run during the fourth inning of a game against the Baltimore Orioles Saturday, April 19, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox third baseman Brock holt dives for a ground ball during the sixth inning of a game against the Baltimore Orioles Saturday, April 19, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox third baseman Brock holt dives for a ground ball during the sixth inning of a game against the Baltimore Orioles Saturday, April 19, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Fans do the wave during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles Saturday, April 19, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Fans do the wave during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles Saturday, April 19, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox pitcher Koji Uehara jogs toward the mound during the ninth inning of a game against the Baltimore Orioles Saturday, April 19, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox pitcher Koji Uehara jogs toward the mound during the ninth inning of a game against the Baltimore Orioles Saturday, April 19, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman walks alongside Boston Red Sox outfielder Jonny Gomes before throwing batting practice to Gomes and Boston Red Sox catcher David Ross at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Sunday, April 20, 2014."

“Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman walks alongside Boston Red Sox outfielder Jonny Gomes before throwing batting practice to Gomes and Boston Red Sox catcher David Ross at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Sunday, April 20, 2014.”

"Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman throws batting practice to Boston Red Sox catcher David Ross and outfielder Jonny Gomes at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Sunday, April 20, 2014."

“Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman throws batting practice to Boston Red Sox catcher David Ross and outfielder Jonny Gomes at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Sunday, April 20, 2014.”

"Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman reacts as he throws batting practice to Boston Red Sox catcher David Ross and outfielder Jonny Gomes at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Sunday, April 20, 2014."

“Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman reacts as he throws batting practice to Boston Red Sox catcher David Ross and outfielder Jonny Gomes at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Sunday, April 20, 2014.”

"Boston Marathon survivor Marc Fucarile prepares to enter the field during a ceremony recognizing the Boston Marathon bombings before a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles Sunday, April 20, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Marathon survivor Marc Fucarile prepares to enter the field during a ceremony recognizing the Boston Marathon bombings before a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles Sunday, April 20, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Marathon rescuer Carlos Arredondo waits to be introduced during a ceremony recognizing the Boston Marathon bombings before a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles Sunday, April 20, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Marathon rescuer Carlos Arredondo waits to be introduced during a ceremony recognizing the Boston Marathon bombings before a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles Sunday, April 20, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Marathon survivor Jeff Bauman and rescuer Carlos Arredondo are introduced during a ceremony recognizing the Boston Marathon bombings before a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles Sunday, April 20, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Marathon survivor Jeff Bauman and rescuer Carlos Arredondo are introduced during a ceremony recognizing the Boston Marathon bombings before a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles Sunday, April 20, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Marathon running duo Dick and Rick Hoyt are introduced alongside runners injured last year during a ceremony recognizing the Boston Marathon bombings before a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles Sunday, April 20, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Marathon running duo Dick and Rick Hoyt are introduced alongside runners injured last year during a ceremony recognizing the Boston Marathon bombings before a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles Sunday, April 20, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Marathon bombing survivor Marc Fucarile kisses his son Gavin alongside his wife, Jen Regan, as they are introduced during a ceremony recognizing the Boston Marathon bombings before a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles Sunday, April 20, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Marathon bombing survivor Marc Fucarile kisses his son Gavin alongside his wife, Jen Regan, as they are introduced during a ceremony recognizing the Boston Marathon bombings before a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles Sunday, April 20, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"An American flag is dropped over the Green Monster during a ceremony recognizing the Boston Marathon bombings before a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles Sunday, April 20, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“An American flag is dropped over the Green Monster during a ceremony recognizing the Boston Marathon bombings before a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles Sunday, April 20, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia reacts after scoring the winning run on a throwing error in the ninth inning of a game against the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park Sunday, April 20, 2014. The Red Sox won 6-5."

“Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia reacts after scoring the winning run on a throwing error in the ninth inning of a game against the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park Sunday, April 20, 2014. The Red Sox won 6-5.”

"Members of the Boston Red Sox celebrate after second baseman Dustin Pedroia scored the winning run on a throwing error in the ninth inning of a game against the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park Sunday, April 20, 2014. The Red Sox won 6-5."

“Members of the Boston Red Sox celebrate after second baseman Dustin Pedroia scored the winning run on a throwing error in the ninth inning of a game against the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park Sunday, April 20, 2014. The Red Sox won 6-5.”

"Members of the Hanscom Air Force base stand as an American flag is unfurled over the Green Monster during a pre-game ceremony before a game between the Baltimore Orioles and the Boston Red Sox. "

“Members of the Hanscom Air Force base stand as an American flag is unfurled over the Green Monster during a pre-game ceremony before a game between the Baltimore Orioles and the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Monday, April 21, 2014.”

"An American flag is unfurled over the Green Monster during a pre-game ceremony before a game between the Baltimore Orioles and the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Monday, April 21, 2014."

“An American flag is unfurled over the Green Monster during a pre-game ceremony before a game between the Baltimore Orioles and the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Monday, April 21, 2014.”

"A boy holds an American flag as it is unfurled over the Green Monster during a pre-game ceremony before a game between the Baltimore Orioles and the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Monday, April 21, 2014."

“A boy holds an American flag as it is unfurled over the Green Monster during a pre-game ceremony before a game between the Baltimore Orioles and the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Monday, April 21, 2014.”

"A fan cheers as she holds her dog during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Monday, April 21, 2014."

“A fan cheers as she holds her dog during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Monday, April 21, 2014.”

"Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia laughs after losing his bat during the first inning of a game against the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Monday, April 21, 2014."

“Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia laughs after losing his bat during the first inning of a game against the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Monday, April 21, 2014.”

"Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run during the eighth inning of a game against the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Monday, April 21, 2014."

“Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run during the eighth inning of a game against the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Monday, April 21, 2014.”

"Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia dives as he tags catcher Steve Clevenger at second base during the eighth inning of a game against the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Monday, April 21, 2014."

“Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia dives as he tags catcher Steve Clevenger at second base during the eighth inning of a game against the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Monday, April 21, 2014.”

"Fans hold a sign reading 'Boston Strong' during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Monday, April 21, 2014."

“Fans hold a sign reading ‘Boston Strong’ during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts Monday, April 21, 2014.”

It’s hard to believe it’s already been a year since the bombings at the finish line of the Boston Marathon. There were lots of things happening at the park in what was overall quite a festive weekend.

It’s amazing to see what a difference just one year can make in people’s lives. Here are my photos and videos from all the highlights this weekend. 

Photos: Boston Red Sox World Series Ring Ceremony.

"The sun rises over Fenway Park on the morning of the 2014 Boston Red Sox home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts."

“The sun rises over Fenway Park on the morning of the 2014 Boston Red Sox home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"A Josten's representative prepares a 2013 Boston Red Sox World Series ring before the ring ceremony on Opening Day Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“A Josten’s representative prepares a 2013 Boston Red Sox World Series ring before the ring ceremony on Opening Day Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"The World Series Most Valuable Player ring, awarded to Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz, is prepared before the ring ceremony on Opening Day Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“The World Series Most Valuable Player ring, awarded to Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz, is prepared before the ring ceremony on Opening Day Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Marathon hero Carlos Arredondo gets an autograph from former Boston Red Sox pitcher Pedro Martinez during a meet and greet before the Boston Red Sox 2014 home opening day and World Series ring ceremony Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Marathon hero Carlos Arredondo gets an autograph from former Boston Red Sox pitcher Pedro Martinez during a meet and greet before the Boston Red Sox 2014 home opening day and World Series ring ceremony Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"The 2013 World Series championship banner is dropped over the Green Monster during the Boston Red Sox World Series ring ceremony at the 2014 season home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“The 2013 World Series championship banner is dropped over the Green Monster during the Boston Red Sox World Series ring ceremony at the 2014 season home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Marathon hero Carlos Arredondo and other victims, families, and heroes involved with the Boston Marathon bombings are introduced during the Boston Red Sox World Series ring ceremony at the 2014 season home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Marathon hero Carlos Arredondo and other victims, families, and heroes involved with the Boston Marathon bombings are introduced during the Boston Red Sox World Series ring ceremony at the 2014 season home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox left fielder Jonny Gomes and first baseman Mike Napoli receive their rings during the World Series ring ceremony at the 2014 season home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox left fielder Jonny Gomes and first baseman Mike Napoli receive their rings during the World Series ring ceremony at the 2014 season home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia receives his ring during the World Series ring ceremony at the 2014 season home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia receives his ring during the World Series ring ceremony at the 2014 season home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts displays his ring during the World Series ring ceremony at the 2014 season home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts displays his ring during the World Series ring ceremony at the 2014 season home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox catcher David Ross puts on his ring during the World Series ring ceremony at the 2014 season home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox catcher David Ross puts on his ring during the World Series ring ceremony at the 2014 season home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz high fives teammates during the World Series ring ceremony at the 2014 season home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz high fives teammates during the World Series ring ceremony at the 2014 season home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz wears his 2004, 2007, and 2013 World Series rings and 2013 World Series Most Valuable Player ring on a necklace during the World Series ring ceremony at the 2014 season home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz wears his 2004, 2007, and 2013 World Series rings and 2013 World Series Most Valuable Player ring on a necklace during the World Series ring ceremony at the 2014 season home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Members of the Hanscom Air Force Base assist in a flag drop of the American flag during the Boston Red Sox World Series ring ceremony at the 2014 season home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Members of the Hanscom Air Force Base assist in a flag drop of the American flag during the Boston Red Sox World Series ring ceremony at the 2014 season home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Former Boston Celtics player Leon Powe and former Boston Red Sox players Jason Varitek, Mike Lowell, and Pedro Martinez hold championship trophies before they are introduced during the Boston Red Sox World Series ring ceremony at the 2014 season home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Former Boston Celtics player Leon Powe and former Boston Red Sox players Jason Varitek, Mike Lowell, and Pedro Martinez hold championship trophies before they are introduced during the Boston Red Sox World Series ring ceremony at the 2014 season home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"(From left to right) Former Boston Red Sox players Pedro Martinez, Mike Lowell and Jason Varitek, former Mayor of Boston Tom Menino, former Boston Celtics player Leon Powe, former Boston Bruins player Mark Recchi, and former New England Patriots players Tedy Bruschi, Troy Brown, and Ty Law display championship trophies as they are introduced during the Boston Red Sox World Series ring ceremony at the 2014 season home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“(From left to right) Former Boston Red Sox players Pedro Martinez, Mike Lowell and Jason Varitek, former Mayor of Boston Tom Menino, former Boston Celtics player Leon Powe, former Boston Bruins player Mark Recchi, and former New England Patriots players Tedy Bruschi, Troy Brown, and Ty Law display championship trophies as they are introduced during the Boston Red Sox World Series ring ceremony at the 2014 season home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Former Boston Mayor Tom Menino jokes with current Mayor Marty Walsh before throwing out the ceremonial first pitch during the Boston Red Sox World Series ring ceremony at the 2014 season home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Former Boston Mayor Tom Menino jokes with current Mayor Marty Walsh before throwing out the ceremonial first pitch during the Boston Red Sox World Series ring ceremony at the 2014 season home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"A grounds crew member changes bases during the Boston Red Sox 2014 home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“A grounds crew member changes bases during the Boston Red Sox 2014 home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox third baseman Will Middlebrooks signs autographs during the World Series ring ceremony at the 2014 season home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox third baseman Will Middlebrooks signs autographs during the World Series ring ceremony at the 2014 season home opener Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox center fielder Grady Sizemore slides as he steals third base during the second inning of the 2014 home opener against the Milwaukee Brewers Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox center fielder Grady Sizemore slides as he steals third base during the second inning of the 2014 home opener against the Milwaukee Brewers Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox third baseman Will Middlebrooks hits a solo home run during the third inning of the 2014 home opener against the Milwaukee Brewers Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox third baseman Will Middlebrooks hits a solo home run during the third inning of the 2014 home opener against the Milwaukee Brewers Friday, April 4, 2014 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

It’s great to be back in baseball season, and we had a memorable Opening Day to begin the 2014 baseball season here at Fenway Park. In following our tradition, we were here early to shoot the sunrise over the park. This year, we shot video as well, and produced the quick video piece posted above for the Red Sox Instagram account. 

Minutes after the sun came up, an armored truck carrying a special delivery showed up to the ballpark. 

The truck was, of course, hauling the hardware. The 2013 World Series rings had arrived for a special pre-game ring ceremony honoring the 2013 world champion Boston Red Sox. These are some of the highlights from a fantastic ceremony.

Happy baseball season!

Photos: 2013 World Series – Game 4.

"Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia takes ground balls before game four of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri."

“Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia takes ground balls before game four of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri.”

"Boston Red Sox left fielder Jonny Gomes looks on during batting practice before game four of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri."

“Boston Red Sox left fielder Jonny Gomes looks on during batting practice before game four of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri.”

"Clydesdale horses take a lap around the field during a pre-game ceremony before game four of the 2013 World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri."

“Clydesdale horses take a lap around the field during a pre-game ceremony before game four of the 2013 World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri.”

"Fans wave towels before game four of the 2013 World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri."

“Fans wave towels before game four of the 2013 World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri.”

"Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia turns a double play over center fielder John Jay during the fourth inning of game four of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri."

“Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia turns a double play over center fielder John Jay during the fourth inning of game four of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri.”

"Boston Red Sox shortstop Stephen Drew hits a sacrifice fly during the fifth inning of game four of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri."

“Boston Red Sox shortstop Stephen Drew hits a sacrifice fly during the fifth inning of game four of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri.”

"Boston Red Sox during the inning of game four of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri."

“Boston Red Sox during the inning of game four of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri.”

"Boston Red Sox left fielder Jonny Gomes hits a go-ahead three run home run during the sixth inning of game four of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri."

“Boston Red Sox left fielder Jonny Gomes hits a go-ahead three run home run during the sixth inning of game four of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri.”

"Boston Red Sox left fielder Jonny Gomes hits a go-ahead three run home run during the sixth inning of game four of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri."

“Boston Red Sox left fielder Jonny Gomes hits a go-ahead three run home run during the sixth inning of game four of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri.”

"Boston Red Sox left fielder Jonny Gomes celebrates after hitting a go-ahead three run home run during the sixth inning of game four of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri."

“Boston Red Sox left fielder Jonny Gomes celebrates after hitting a go-ahead three run home run during the sixth inning of game four of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri.”

"Boston Red Sox left fielder Jonny Gomes celebrates after hitting a go-ahead three run home run during the sixth inning of game four of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri."

“Boston Red Sox left fielder Jonny Gomes celebrates after hitting a go-ahead three run home run during the sixth inning of game four of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri.”

"Boston Red Sox left fielder Jonny Gomes celebrates after hitting a go-ahead three run home run during the sixth inning of game four of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri."

“Boston Red Sox left fielder Jonny Gomes celebrates after hitting a go-ahead three run home run during the sixth inning of game four of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri.”

"Boston Red Sox pinch runner Quintin Berry steals second base during the eighth inning of game four of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri."

“Boston Red Sox pinch runner Quintin Berry steals second base during the eighth inning of game four of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri.”

"Boston Red Sox pitcher Koji Uehara delivers during the ninth inning of game four of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri."

“Boston Red Sox pitcher Koji Uehara delivers during the ninth inning of game four of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri.”

"Boston Red Sox pitcher Koji Uehara records the final out of game four of the 2013 World Series as he picks off St. Louis Cardinals pinch runner Kolten Wong during the ninth inning Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri."

“Boston Red Sox pitcher Koji Uehara records the final out of game four of the 2013 World Series as he picks off St. Louis Cardinals pinch runner Kolten Wong during the ninth inning Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri.”

"Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli celebrates as he records the final out of game four of the 2013 World Series by tagging out St. Louis Cardinals pinch runner Kolten Wong on a pick-off throw from pitcher Koji Uehara during the ninth inning Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri."

“Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli celebrates as he records the final out of game four of the 2013 World Series by tagging out St. Louis Cardinals pinch runner Kolten Wong on a pick-off throw from pitcher Koji Uehara during the ninth inning Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri.”

"Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli and pitcher Koji Uehara celebrates after recording the final out of game four of the 2013 World Series by picking off St. Louis Cardinals pinch runner Kolten Wong during the ninth inning Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri."

“Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli and pitcher Koji Uehara celebrates after recording the final out of game four of the 2013 World Series by picking off St. Louis Cardinals pinch runner Kolten Wong during the ninth inning Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri.”

"Boston Red Sox players celebrate after winning game four of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri."

“Boston Red Sox players celebrate after winning game four of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri.”

The Red Sox won game four of the World Series last night, tying up the series at two games a piece. This was another dramatic, crazy game with an even crazier ending.

Nobody expected Koji Uehara to end the game by picking off Cardinals pinch runner Kolten Wong at first base (which is the first time in history a World Series game has ended on a pick off), and it happened so fast that I’m surprised I got any pictures out of it. 

I’m getting ready to head to the stadium for game five, so there isn’t much time to post, but here are the highlights from the pick off and from Jonny Gomes’ huge three run home run.

Let’s hope for another Boston win tonight!

Photos: 2013 World Series – Game 1.

"Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell shakes hands with St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny during a pre-game ceremony before game one of the 2013 World Series Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell shakes hands with St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny during a pre-game ceremony before game one of the 2013 World Series Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Artist Mary J. Blige sings the National Anthem during a pre-game ceremony before game one of the 2013 World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Artist Mary J. Blige sings the National Anthem during a pre-game ceremony before game one of the 2013 World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Former Boston Red Sox player Carl Yastrzemski throws out the ceremonial first pitch alongside Medal Of Honor recipients before throwing out the ceremonial first pitch during a pre-game ceremony before game one of the 2013 World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Former Boston Red Sox player Carl Yastrzemski throws out the ceremonial first pitch alongside Medal Of Honor recipients before throwing out the ceremonial first pitch during a pre-game ceremony before game one of the 2013 World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"The St. Louis Cardinals leave the field after a pre-game ceremony before game one of the 2013 World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“The St. Louis Cardinals leave the field after a pre-game ceremony before game one of the 2013 World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester delivers the first pitch of game one of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester delivers the first pitch of game one of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia slides into second base as St. Louis Cardinals shortstop Pete Kozma bobbles a double play ball during the first inning of game one of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia slides into second base as St. Louis Cardinals shortstop Pete Kozma bobbles a double play ball during the first inning of game one of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell argues a call with second base umpire Dana DeMuth during the first inning of game one of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell argues a call with second base umpire Dana DeMuth during the first inning of game one of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny argues with umpire John Hirschbeck after Hirschbeck reversed  a blown call during the second inning of game one of the 2013 World Series against the Boston Red Sox Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny argues with umpire John Hirschbeck after Hirschbeck reversed a blown call during the second inning of game one of the 2013 World Series against the Boston Red Sox Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli hits a bases clearing RBI double during the first inning of game one of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli hits a bases clearing RBI double during the first inning of game one of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz slides into home plate as right fielder Jonny Gomes, center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury, and second baseman Dustin Pedroia celebrate after scoring on a double by first baseman Mike Napoli during the first inning of game one of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz slides into home plate as right fielder Jonny Gomes, center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury, and second baseman Dustin Pedroia celebrate after scoring on a double by first baseman Mike Napoli during the first inning of game one of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester delivers during the first inning of game one of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester delivers during the first inning of game one of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester gives a curtain call as he exits the game during the eighth inning of game one of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester gives a curtain call as he exits the game during the eighth inning of game one of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox right fielder Jonny Gomes celebrates with designated hitter David Ortiz after Ortiz hit a two run home run during the seventh inning of game one of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals at Fenway Park. Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox right fielder Jonny Gomes celebrates with designated hitter David Ortiz after Ortiz hit a two run home run during the seventh inning of game one of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals at Fenway Park. Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox left fielder Jonny Gomes hugs pitcher Ryan Dempster after winning game one of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox left fielder Jonny Gomes hugs pitcher Ryan Dempster after winning game one of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz celebrates after defeating the St. Lousi Cardinals in  game one of the 2013 World Series Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz celebrates after defeating the St. Louis Cardinals in game one of the 2013 World Series Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

Don’t have a lot of time to post, but here are the highlights from game one of the 2013 World Series! A great start for the Red Sox. 

Game two at Fenway begins in a few hours. More to come. 

Photos: Boston Red Sox Prepare For World Series.

"The Green Monster scoreboard at Fenway Park displays '2013 World Series' before game one of the World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals  Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“The Green Monster scoreboard at Fenway Park displays ‘2013 World Series’ before game one of the World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

 "Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli meets with the media at Fenway Park the day before game one of the 2013 World Series Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."


“Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli meets with the media at Fenway Park the day before game one of the 2013 World Series Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz meets with the media at Fenway Park the day before game one of the 2013 World Series  Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz meets with the media at Fenway Park the day before game one of the 2013 World Series Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

 "Boston Red Sox players warm up during a team workout before game one of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."


“Boston Red Sox players warm up during a team workout before game one of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox players stretch during a team workout before game one of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox players stretch during a team workout before game one of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

 "Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli stretches during a team workout before game one of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli stretches during a team workout before game one of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox catcher David Ross, pitcher Ryan Dempster, and shortstop Stephen Drew stretch during a team workout before game one of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox catcher David Ross, pitcher Ryan Dempster, and shortstop Stephen Drew stretch during a team workout before game one of the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"The sun sets over the Boston Skyline during a team workout before game one of the 2013 World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“The sun sets over the Boston Skyline during a team workout before game one of the 2013 World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"The sun sets over Fenway Park during a team workout before game one of the 2013 World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“The sun sets over Fenway Park during a team workout before game one of the 2013 World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"A rainbow forms over Fenway Park during a team workout before game one of the 2013 World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“A rainbow forms over Fenway Park during a team workout before game one of the 2013 World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"The sun sets over Fenway Park during a team workout before game one of the 2013 World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“The sun sets over Fenway Park during a team workout before game one of the 2013 World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

Happy 2013 World Series!

Things are buzzing at Fenway Park in anticipation of game one tonight between the Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals. Yesterday, we were busy shooting team media day and press conferences, as well as the team workout. 

After a brief patch of rain, the skies did all sorts of crazy things, and we were treated to one of the best sunsets I’ve ever seen and a rainbow over the park to boot. Let’s hope that’s a good luck omen for the Sox!

Photos: ALDS Game One – Boston Red Sox vs. Tampa Bay Rays.

"Players line up in the infield during a pre-game ceremony before the first game of the American League Division Series between the Boston Red Sox and the Tampa Bay Rays Friday, October 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Players line up in the infield during a pre-game ceremony before the first game of the American League Division Series between the Boston Red Sox and the Tampa Bay Rays Friday, October 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell shakes Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon's hand during a pre-game ceremony before the first game of the American League Division Series Friday, October 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell shakes Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon’s hand during a pre-game ceremony before the first game of the American League Division Series Friday, October 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Mayor Tom Menino throws out the ceremonial first pitch alongside Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz before Game One of the American League Division Series Friday, October 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Mayor Tom Menino throws out the ceremonial first pitch alongside Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz before Game One of the American League Division Series Friday, October 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox outfielder Jonny Gomes high fives teammates during a pre-game ceremony before the first game of the American League Division Series between the Boston Red Sox and the Tampa Bay Rays Friday, October 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox outfielder Jonny Gomes high fives teammates during a pre-game ceremony before the first game of the American League Division Series between the Boston Red Sox and the Tampa Bay Rays Friday, October 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Marathon hero Carlos Arredondo and family members of Krystle Campbell, a victim killed in the Boston Marathon bombings, are introduced during a marathon tribute pre-game ceremony before the first game of the American League Division Series between the Boston Red Sox and the Tampa Bay Rays Friday, October 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Marathon hero Carlos Arredondo and family members of Krystle Campbell, a victim killed in the Boston Marathon bombings, are introduced during a marathon tribute pre-game ceremony before the first game of the American League Division Series between the Boston Red Sox and the Tampa Bay Rays Friday, October 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester delivers during the first inning of Game One of the American League Division Series against the Tampa Bay Rays Friday, October 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester delivers during the first inning of Game One of the American League Division Series against the Tampa Bay Rays Friday, October 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox right fielder Jonny Gomes hits an RBI double during the fourth inning of Game One of the American League Division Series against the Tampa Bay Rays Friday, October 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox right fielder Jonny Gomes hits an RBI double during the fourth inning of Game One of the American League Division Series against the Tampa Bay Rays Friday, October 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox teammates Jacoby Ellsbury, Daniel Nava, and Dustin Pedroia congratulate left fielder Jonny Gomes after scoring during the fourth inning of Game One of the American League Division Series against the Tampa Bay Rays Friday, October 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox teammates Jacoby Ellsbury, Daniel Nava, and Dustin Pedroia congratulate left fielder Jonny Gomes after scoring during the fourth inning of Game One of the American League Division Series against the Tampa Bay Rays Friday, October 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox third baseman Will Middlebrooks scores as right fielder Shane Victorino runs to first base after hitting an RBI single during the fourth inning of Game One of the American League Division Series against the Tampa Bay Rays Friday, October 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox third baseman Will Middlebrooks scores as right fielder Shane Victorino runs to first base after hitting an RBI single during the fourth inning of Game One of the American League Division Series against the Tampa Bay Rays Friday, October 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli slides into second base as he avoids a tag from second baseman Ben Zobrits after hitting a double during the fifth inning of Game One of the American League Division Series against the Tampa Bay Rays Friday, October 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli slides into second base as he avoids a tag from second baseman Ben Zobrits after hitting a double during the fifth inning of Game One of the American League Division Series against the Tampa Bay Rays Friday, October 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester tips his cap as he walks to the dugout during the eighth inning of Game One of the American League Division Series against the Tampa Bay Rays Friday, October 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester tips his cap as he walks to the dugout during the eighth inning of Game One of the American League Division Series against the Tampa Bay Rays Friday, October 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox third base coach Brian Butterfield gives signs during the sixth inning of Game One of the American League Division Series against the Tampa Bay Rays Friday, October 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox third base coach Brian Butterfield gives signs during the sixth inning of Game One of the American League Division Series against the Tampa Bay Rays Friday, October 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox players line up after defeating the Tampa Bay Rays in  Game One of the American League Division Series against the Tampa Bay Rays Friday, October 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox players line up after defeating the Tampa Bay Rays in Game One of the American League Division Series against the Tampa Bay Rays Friday, October 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

There’s nothing more exciting than playoff baseball, and I’m really pumped that we have it here in Boston this year. 

Yesterday was Game One of the American League Division Series between the Boston Red Sox and the Tampa Bay Rays, and from a Sox photographer’s point of view, things couldn’t have gone better. Although there wasn’t anything to out of the ordinary in the way of pictures, the team came out and dominated with a 10-2 win to begin the series. 

I shot the game from one of two temporary, auxiliary photo pits built for the postseason on the inside ends of each dugout. It’s a nice luxury having those extra pits, which give us a different angle than we normally have during the regular season.

This is a selection of photos from both the pre-game Boston Marathon tribute ceremony as well as the game itself. 

Game Two is tonight!

Photos: Boston Red Sox Celebrate after Clinching AL East Division.

"Boston Red Sox teammates run out of the dugout in celebration as pitcher Koji Uehara and catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia embrace after recording the final out of a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays to clinch the American League East title at Fenway Park Friday, September 23, 2013."

“Boston Red Sox teammates run out of the dugout in celebration as pitcher Koji Uehara and catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia embrace after recording the final out of a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays to clinch the American League East title at Fenway Park Friday, September 23, 2013.”

"Boston Red Sox teammates run out of the dugout in celebration after recording the final out of a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays to clinch the American League East title at Fenway Park Friday, September 23, 2013."

“Boston Red Sox teammates run out of the dugout in celebration after recording the final out of a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays to clinch the American League East title at Fenway Park Friday, September 23, 2013.”

"Boston Red Sox teammates celebrate on the field after recording the final out of a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays to clinch the American League East title at Fenway Park Friday, September 20, 2013."

“Boston Red Sox teammates celebrate on the field after recording the final out of a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays to clinch the American League East title at Fenway Park Friday, September 20, 2013.”

"Fans cheer during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Toronto Blue Jays Friday, September 22, 2013. The Red Sox clinched the American League East title with a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays."

“Fans cheer during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Toronto Blue Jays Friday, September 22, 2013. The Red Sox clinched the American League East title with a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays.”

"Boston Red Sox first "Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli removes his shirt and sprays a bottle of champagne as teammates celebrate on the field after the Red Sox clinched the American League East title with a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays Friday, September 20, 2013 at Fenway Park."

“Boston Red Sox first first baseman Mike Napoli removes his shirt and sprays a bottle of champagne as teammates celebrate on the field after the Red Sox clinched the American League East title with a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays Friday, September 20, 2013 at Fenway Park.”

"Boston Red Sox outfielder Quintin Berry sprays fans with champagne on top of the dugout during an on-field celebration after the Red Sox clinched the American League East title with a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays Friday, September 20, 2013 at Fenway Park."

“Boston Red Sox outfielder Quintin Berry sprays fans with champagne on top of the dugout during an on-field celebration after the Red Sox clinched the American League East title with a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays Friday, September 20, 2013 at Fenway Park.”

"Boston Red Sox pitchers Ryan Dempster and Brandon Snyder spray fans with champagne on the dugout during an on-field celebration after the Red Sox clinched the American League East title with a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays Friday, September 20, 2013 at Fenway Park."

“Boston Red Sox pitchers Ryan Dempster and Brandon Snyder spray fans with champagne on the dugout during an on-field celebration after the Red Sox clinched the American League East title with a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays Friday, September 20, 2013 at Fenway Park.”

"Boston Red Sox outfielder Jonny Gomes celebrates in a helmet and goggles on the field after the Red Sox clinched the American League East title with a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays Friday, September 20, 2013 at Fenway Park."

“Boston Red Sox outfielder Jonny Gomes celebrates in a helmet and goggles on the field after the Red Sox clinched the American League East title with a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays Friday, September 20, 2013 at Fenway Park.”

"Boston Red Sox pitchers Junichi Tazawa and Koji Uehara drink beer in the dugout during an on-field celebration after the Red Sox clinched the American League East title with a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays Friday, September 20, 2013 at Fenway Park."

“Boston Red Sox pitchers Junichi Tazawa and Koji Uehara drink beer in the dugout during an on-field celebration after the Red Sox clinched the American League East title with a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays Friday, September 20, 2013 at Fenway Park.”

"Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz is mobbed by fans during an on-field celebration after the Red Sox clinched the American League East title with a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays Friday, September 20, 2013 at Fenway Park."

“Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz is mobbed by fans during an on-field celebration after the Red Sox clinched the American League East title with a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays Friday, September 20, 2013 at Fenway Park.”

"Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz celebrates after the Red Sox clinched the American League East title with a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays Friday, September 20, 2013 at Fenway Park."

“Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz celebrates after the Red Sox clinched the American League East title with a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays Friday, September 20, 2013 at Fenway Park.”

"Boston Red Sox teammates pose for a photograph on the pitcher's mound during an on-field celebration after the Red Sox clinched the American League East title with a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays Friday, September 20, 2013 at Fenway Park."

“Boston Red Sox teammates pose for a photograph on the pitcher’s mound during an on-field celebration after the Red Sox clinched the American League East title with a 6-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays Friday, September 20, 2013 at Fenway Park.”

Two years ago in September, I was in the first base photo bit at Camden Yards in Baltimore, shooting photos as the Orioles beat the Boston Red Sox in dramatic fashion and ultimately eliminating them from the playoffs. Here are those pictures, and what I wrote about that memorable and historic night. 

It’s funny how things come full circle. After a last place finish last year in Boston, the Red Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays last Friday night to clinch a first place finish in an extremely competitive American League East Division, and to secure their spot into the 2013 postseason. 

I was incredibly excited to shoot this game, and at the prospect of shooting these celebration photos. This is easily the most memorable experience I’ve had in my four seasons shooting baseball. For me, there’s no bigger an adrenaline rush than being a witness to these moments of peak emotion and jubilation in sports. As a photographer and as a baseball fan, it doesn’t get any better.

These are a selection of photos I shot, both right after the last out of the game was recorded and as the team celebrated on the field after the game. The first one, of pitcher Koji Uehara and catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia celebrating as the team runs out behind them, has quickly become one of the favorite photos I’ve shot. 

I can’t wait to be on hand to shoot October playoff baseball in Boston! Here’s hoping for a World Series championship. 

Boston Red Sox Photos: Wednesday, September 4, 2013 vs. Detroit Tigers.

"Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz tips his helmet to the crowd at second base after hitting a double during the sixth inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. The double was Ortiz' 2,000th hit of his Major League career."

“Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz tips his helmet to the crowd from second base after hitting a double during the sixth inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. The double was Ortiz’ 2,000th hit of his Major League career.”

"Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz hits a two run home run, his second home run of the game, during the seventh inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz hits a two run home run, his second home run of the game, during the seventh inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz hugs third baseman Will Middlebrooks after hitting a double during the sixth inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. The double was Ortiz' 2,000th hit of his Major League career."

“Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz hugs third baseman Will Middlebrooks after hitting a double during the sixth inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. The double was Ortiz’ 2,000th hit of his Major League career.”

"Boston Red Sox third baseman Will Middlebrooks celebrates after hitting a grand slam home run during the sixth inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox third baseman Will Middlebrooks celebrates after hitting a grand slam home run during the sixth inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox third baseman Will Middlebrooks hits a grand slam home run during the sixth inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox third baseman Will Middlebrooks hits a grand slam home run during the sixth inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox third baseman Will Middlebrooks flips the bat after hitting a grand slam home run during the sixth inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox third baseman Will Middlebrooks flips the bat after hitting a grand slam home run during the sixth inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox third baseman Will Middlebrooks throws toward first base after fielding a ground ball during the third inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox third baseman Will Middlebrooks throws toward first base after fielding a ground ball during the third inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox pitcher Ryan Dempster falls as he throws to first base after fielding a bunt during the fourth inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox pitcher Ryan Dempster falls as he throws to first base after fielding a bunt during the fourth inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox teammates playfully tug on the beard of first baseman Mike Napoli after scoring a run during the eighth inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox teammates playfully tug on the beard of first baseman Mike Napoli after scoring a run during the eighth inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

"Boston Red Sox outfielders  Mike Carp, Daniel Nava, and Jacoby Ellsbury celebrate in front of the Green Monster scoreboard after the Red Sox defeated the Detroit Tigers 20-4 on 19 hits and a franchise record-tying eight home runs Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts."

“Boston Red Sox outfielders Mike Carp, Daniel Nava, and Jacoby Ellsbury celebrate in front of the Green Monster scoreboard after the Red Sox defeated the Detroit Tigers 20-4 on 19 hits and a franchise record-tying eight home runs Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.”

Last night turned out to be a historic, action-packed, and downright fun game to shoot. Seemingly out of nowhere, the Red Sox offense exploded, putting up 20 runs on 19 hits, including a franchise record-tying eight home runs. 

David Ortiz put up a huge performance of his own, hitting two home runs as well as a double in the sixth inning, which marked the 2,000th hit of his Major League Career. 

I’ve shot lots of crazy games in the past, but I can’t remember one where home runs, plays in the field, and player reactions were happening so quickly and consistently. It’s a good exercise in keeping your focus while shooting as several story lines are happening at once. 

What a great way to end this home stand. We’ve got one more home stand to go, but hopefully more baseball to come here in Boston as October rolls around!