Best of Boston

BEST Athlete, red sox

1989 BEST Athlete, Red Sox

Bruce Hurst

For winning the pennant. Honorable mention: Mike Greenwell. An MVP year. read more »

1988 BEST Athlete, Red Sox

Clemens

His 1987 season-ending shutout of the Brewers may have been his greatest performance yet, the 20-Mariner-strikeout game notwithstanding. read more »

1987 BEST Athlete, Red Sox

Roger Clemens

MVP. Cy Young winner. Twenty strikeouts in one game. And the only major leaguer to foil the owners’ attempts at collusion. read more »