Red Sox Live Blog: Carl Yastrzemski Throws Out Ceremonial First Pitch

October 23, 2013 8:43 PM
Red Sox Live Blog: Carl Yastrzemski Throws Out Ceremonial First Pitch
" 8 p.m.: You don’t see Yaz too often, and when you do, you know it’s a special moment. Carl Yastrzemski just took the field to a rousing ovation to throw out the ceremonial first pitch.

Yaz was part of that ’67 Impossible Dream team, so it’s fitting that he’s here to support this year’s team, which had as unlikely a season as that one way back when. Yaz still can throw too, as he delivered a good one to Jarrod Saltalamacchia.

7:50 p.m.: The starting lineups are being introduced and we’re minutes away from baseball. It’s quite the environment here at Fenway tonight. There are a good number of Cardinals fans, but they don’t stand out due to their red clothing blending in with everyone else. But you can definitely hear them while Cardinals players are being introduced.

7 p.m.: Batting practice just wrapped up for the Cardinals, and there’s not much new to report other than that it is getting cold. It’s not an ideal night to get jammed with an inside fastball, I’ll tell you that much.

5:10 p.m.: And we have a Cardinals starting lineup. Here’s what it looks like:

1. Matt Carpenter, 2B 2. Carlos Beltran, RF 3 "

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