Skip to Content

Red Sox ride home run laundry cart to ALCS against Astros

KIFI

By JIMMY GOLEN
AP Sports Writer

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox have been celebrating home runs by giving the hitter a ride through the dugout in a laundry cart. The new tradition started last year during the pandemic when coach Jason Varitek suggested they needed to put some fun back in the game. Catcher Kevin Plawecki gave a ride to Christian Vazquez, and ever since then, “Tunnel Time” has been the team’s trademark. The Red Sox open the AL Championship Series against the Astros on Friday night in Houston. 

Article Topic Follows: AP National Sports

Jump to comments ↓

Associated Press

BE PART OF THE CONVERSATION

KIFI Local News 8 is committed to providing a forum for civil and constructive conversation.

Please keep your comments respectful and relevant. You can review our Community Guidelines by clicking here

If you would like to share a story idea, please submit it here.

Skip to content