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Damon Advises Ellsbury To Be Ready For The Worst During Fenway Return

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Johnny Damon was beloved in Boston. He was the man who coined the phrase “the idiots,” and then became the consiglieri to Kevin Millar, the unquestioned don of that scruffy-looking and highly successful bunch. 925 more words

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Ellsbury Prepared For His Return To Fenway: 'I Gave (Red Sox) Everything I Had'

BOSTON (CBS/AP) — Jacoby Ellsbury knew this day would come as soon as he signed a seven-year, $153 million deal with the New York Yankees. 661 more words

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History and Facial Hair: The Yankees-Red Sox Rivalry

By Zachary Dammel

After selling Babe Ruth to the Yankees in the 1919-1920 offseason, the Boston Red Sox did not win the World Series for 86 years. 618 more words

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Notes toward a Supreme Fiction: My Sport Could Beat up Your Sport

As this is the 500th blog generated by the Right Off the Bat project, in the spirit of collegial, international, and inter-sport collaboration, we thought we’d put our heads together (ouch) in doing some outside-the-box thinking . 404 more words

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