Yankees versus Red Sox: The greatest rivalry in sports, hotel edition
Most would agree that Yankees versus Red Sox is one of the greatest rivalries in all of sports. For fans, every advantage their team can get is important -- including the quality of its accommodations on the road. While neither team officially lists where they stay, our lovely fan fanatics on the internet have provided us with some pretty reliable intel on their favorite hotels. While in Boston, the Yankees stay at the modern and newly remodeled Ritz-Carlton Boston Common, and while in New York, the Red Sox stay at the Midtown East icon, The Waldorf Astoria.
So which team scored the nicest hotel? On Oyster.com, The Ritz earned 4.5 out 5 pearls, edging out The Waldorf's 4 out of 5. But only with a comprehensive comparison can we settle this rivalry. It's a battle of old versus new, classic versus modern, New York versus Boston.