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Josh Beckett of the Boston Red Sox throws against the New York Yankees at Fenway Park on July 25, 2008 in Boston, Massachusetts.
(Jim Rogash / Getty Images)

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Go Johnny Go, Go, Go

Johnny Pesky enjoys a ceremony in which his Boston Red Sox uniform number 6 is retired prior to the start of a MLB game against the New York Yankees at Fenway park in Boston, MA Sunday, September 28, 2008.
(John Bohn / Globe Staff)

Red Sox Retire That Pesky No. 6
Photos: No. 6 Ceremony | Pesky Retrospective

"I can't get over how it got up there. Because I wasn't Hall of Fame material. But I played with some great guys, and I was great coat hanger. I was hanging on to Ted and Bobby and Dom [DiMaggio]. We had so much fun and played so well together." -- 9.28.08, Johnny Pesky after the ceremony

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Boston Globe:

Hanley enjoying his return > Victorino slowly getting up to speed > Ramirez fitting right in > Manuel Margot in stars in Salem

Boston Herald:

Pablo Sandoval struggles against lefties continues > Buchholz says he's sorry for the effort > Red Sox doing more right than wrong > Miley put Sox in hole


Brentz walkoff helps PawSox win at McCoy > Marrero more aggressive > Vic ready to make impact > Workman receives PRP injection

NY Post:

The latest way ESPN ruined Sunday Night Baseball > Girardi dusts off Mike Stanley story for Jeter's panicked replacement > Yankees all-in on Carlos Beltran, and that's a problem

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