David Ortiz, Shane Victorino shave

Updated: November 4, 2013, 2:05 PM ET
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BOSTON -- World Series MVP David Ortiz and Boston Red Sox teammate Shane Victorino had their beards shaved for charity Monday to benefit victims of the Boston Marathon bombings in April.

The "shave-offs" occurred at Gillette's world headquarters. The Boston company donated $100,000 to The One Fund, which is assisting victims of the April 15 bombings and their families. Three people were killed and more than 260 injured near the finish line that day.

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