Red Sox stars old and new, frozen in a moment

JOHN TLUMACKI (top) and Jim Davis/Globe Staff

As a group of winter-hardened Boston residents trudged by the statues honoring former Sox players Ted Williams, Johnny Pesky, Bobby Doerr, and Dom DiMaggio on Tuesday (above), this year’s band of players watched balls sail above their heads during batting practice in Fort Myers, Fla.


In Red Sox news, columnist Dan Shaughnessy takes a look back at Shane Victorino’s magical 2013 season. Click here for the story.



In weather news, this winter’s relentless series of snowfalls has made de-icing salt a hot commodity for public works agencies, and suppliers around the country are struggling to keep up. Click here for the story.