Selfless teammate extraordinary human Tim Wakefield passes away

Red Sox great Tim Wakefield dies at 57

Wakefield was a knuckleballer who pitched for 17 MLB seasons

He spent 16 of those seasons with the Red Sox

Wakefield was a two-time All-Star

He is the Red Sox all-time leader in wins and innings pitched

Wakefield was known for his unpredictable knuckleball

He was also a fan favorite in Boston

Wakefield died on September 4, 2023, at the age of 57

The Red Sox released a statement mourning his passing

Wakefield death is a loss to the baseball community

He will be remembered as one of the greatest knuckleballers of all time