On his retirement day, Texas infielder looks back to World Series loss.
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Red Sox Nation celebrates victory over St. Louis
They arrived at Fenway Park this afternoon, via police escort in a pair of buses from the team hotel. Red Sox fans, halted by security as the team went by, craned their necks and snapped photos of the National League champions entering this historic ballpark on Yawkey Way.
Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia and right fielder Shane Victorino also were honored Tuesday, along with Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright.
If heading back to Fenway Park wasn’t bad enough, the St. Louis Cardinals were left flightless Tuesday night.
All right, Boston, we know you’re excited, but settle down. It ain’t over yet.
Jon Lester and the Boston Red Sox smothered St. Louis 3-1 Monday night to take a 3-2 World Series lead.
Andrew and David Dahle couldn’t justify spending $400 for standing room tickets so they brought their RV to a parking lot on Broadway and set up a 50-inch television and buffet.
Hall of Famer and Cardinals Legend Ozzie Smith will throw the ceremonial first pitch of Game Five of the 2013 World Series as part of a pre-game ceremony that also includes American Idol’s Harry Connick, Jr. singing the National Anthem.