Boston Red Sox

Brainy Breslow Clutch On The Hill In Red Sox Title Bid

10/23/2013
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When Craig Breslow entered Saturday night’s playoff game against the Detroit Tigers, FOX broadcaster Tim McCarver hailed the Boston Red Sox reliever — a Yale University graduate with a double major in molecular biophysics and biochemistry — as the smartest player in Major League Baseball.

Craig Breslow is a brainy baseball player after a Jewish mother's heart. Keith Allison/Flickr

A Jew In Pinstripes: Yanks Get Youkilis

12/12/2012
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The Yanks have signed Kevin Youkilis, the scrappy, dirty-uniformed third-baseman, who instantly becomes the most prominent Jewish ballplayer in the Bronx since Jack Ukeles (the Jewish communal demographer and planner, but no relation) last took his glove to the park.

The bombers announce their newest player on their web site.
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