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A postgame stroll that's as good as the game

Jeff Pearlman ventures to the heart of Red Sox Nation for the greatest walk in all of baseball. Story

Updated: July 9, 2008, 5:18 PM ET
By Jeff Pearlman | Special to Page 2

BOSTON -- The greatest walk in Major League Baseball isn't from home to first. It isn't from the Wrigley Field dugout to the infield. It isn't even from the Yankee Stadium bullpen to the mound, as Mariano Rivera strolls onto the field accompanied by Metallica's "Enter Sandman."

No, the best walk in Major League Baseball takes place 81 times per year, immediately following the conclusion of a Boston Red Sox game. It traces the approximate half-mile path from Fenway Park to the nearby Kenmore ...

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