online cigar cheap discount cigars online store Contact Us Cigars Frequently Asked Questions Shopping cart
cheap online cigars Discount cigars store have the lowest online prices on cheap cigar.
Best cigars - Cuban cigars!
Cuban cigars on
Series notes: Luis Tiants cigar legacy

BOSTON — Cigars have long been associated with victory celebrations in Boston, where former Celtics coach Red Auerbach used to light up when a win was secure.
Luis Tiant would like to see the same tradition become a regular part of Red Sox baseball.

Tiant, who had three 20-win seasons in eight years with the Red Sox in the 1970s, handed out dozens of El Tiante cigars during Boston's clubhouse celebration following Sunday's 11-2 pennant-clinching victory against the Cleveland Indians.

Closer Jonathan Papelbon, dancing with a stogie in his mouth on the field afterward, was among the most prominent players to enjoy the freebie.

The cigars – made in Nicaragua and sold for $6-8 individually and $125-170 per box – are marketed with a logo depicting Tiant in his windup. The Cuban-born right-hander, known to enjoy his homeland's most famous export during his playing days, contributes his name, marketing capabilities and knowledge as a smoker, but the company is actually run by his son, Daniel.

I hope they can celebrate a World Series win with our cigars too," Daniel said of the Red Sox.

The elder Tiant, 66, may get a chance to enjoy a freshly made Cuban cigar next month. Tiant said he hopes to join an ESPN production crew on a trip to Cuba to film scenes for a documentary on his life. He hasn't returned to the Communist island since leaving 46 years ago.

"I'd like to see my home country again before I die," Tiant said. "I'm not sure if it'll happen, but if I go, I can die happy."

Source: USA Today