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Boston strong to the finish

Beloved Red Sox again bring community together, winning Series at Fenway

Updated: October 31, 2013, 10:49 AM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- For six months, it has been the rallying cry of a city and its most beloved institution, coating sorrow with resolution, resilience and hope.

And Wednesday night in Fenway Park, "B Strong," the message carved so lovingly on the Fenway lawn by groundskeeper Dave Mellor before the postseason began, became Boston Strongest.

Ninety-five years after they last won a World Series at home and 198 days after a pair of bombs shredded the fabric of the cherished Boston tradition known ...

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