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Top 3 Curses in Sports History

We have come upon another Friday the 13th and so in honor of the superstitious nature of the day, here are the top three curses in sports history.

06/13/2014

Anibal Sanchez #19 of the Detroit Tigers (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Ortiz’s Homer In 9th Lifts Red Sox Over Tigers 5-3

Ortiz hit a three-run homer in the ninth inning, and the Boston Red Sox rallied for a 5-3 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Sunday, snapping their five-game losing streak.

97.1 The Ticket–06/09/2014

Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers.  (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Surging Tigers Beat Red Sox 6-1

Miguel Cabrera hit a solo homer and RBI single, Rick Porcello pitched eight solid innings to win his sixth straight start and the red-hot Detroit Tigers beat the Boston Red Sox 6-1 Saturday night.

97.1 The Ticket–05/17/2014

Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers pitches in the first inning against the Boston Red Sox during the game at Fenway Park on May 16, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Tigers Edge Red Sox 1-0

Max Scherzer tossed six shutout innings, outdueling Boston ace Jon Lester and leading the Detroit Tigers to a 1-0 win over the Red Sox in the opener of a three-game series Friday night.

97.1 The Ticket–05/16/2014

Bees collect nectar from a flower. (Getty Images/Joe Klamar)

Red Sox, Yankee UnBelievable Game Delay

Their game was delayed due to a swarm of bees. Ever had a scary moment with bees at the center of the story? Knocked a nest down – or bee allergy?

97.1 The Ticket–03/19/2014

Ryan Dempster #46 of the Boston Red Sox pitches in the ninth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game One of the 2013 World Series at Fenway Park on October 23, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Ryan Dempster Decides Not To Play This Season, Will Forgo Over $13 Million

Pitcher Ryan Dempster has decided not to play this season – he will be placed on the restricted list and not be paid his salary of $13.25 million.

97.1 The Ticket–02/16/2014

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 23: Jon Lester #31 of the Boston Red Sox on the mound against the St. Louis Cardinals in the first inning of Game One of the 2013 World Series at Fenway Park on October 23, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts.

The Walkoff: Red Sox Earn 3-1 Win With Jon Lester’s Dominance, Timely Hitting

The Boston Red Sox are one victory away from winning the World Series.

97.1 The Ticket–10/29/2013

(Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Detroit Defeats Boston In Red Cross Blood Battle

Dropping ALCS Game Six to the Red Sox may have been a blow to Tigers fans, but Detroit beat Boston big in another battle.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/21/2013

Manager Jim Leyland #10 relieves Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers in the seventh inning against the Boston Red Sox during Game Six of the American League Championship Series at Fenway Park on October 19, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Tigers Miss Opportunities, Lose AL Championship Series To Red Sox [VIDEO]

A grand slam by Boston’s Shane Victorino ended the American League Championship Series run for the Detroit Tigers, losing to the Red Sox 5-2 on Saturday night.

97.1 The Ticket–10/20/2013

Prince Fielder #28 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates at first base after hitting a first inning single against the Boston Red Sox - (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images) File. October 15, 2013.

GIF: Prince Fielder Tries To Avoid Tag With Ill-Advised Belly-Flop In Game 6

The Tigers had runners on the corners with no outs and were primed to break the game open.

97.1 The Ticket–10/19/2013

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