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Bill Buckner 'excited' for return

Updated: May 20, 2011, 4:50 PM ET
By Sahadev Sharma | Special to ESPNChicago.com

Bill Buckner said he's excited to work Friday's Chicago Cubs-Boston Red Sox game at Fenway Park, providing color commentary in the Cubs' booth.

"[I don't come back to Fenway] very often," Buckner said. "It'll be enjoyable, I'm excited about it.

"The Red Sox have a great team, and maybe the Cubs can turn it around a little bit."

Buckner played parts of eight seasons with the Cubs, winning the 1980 batting crown. But for many, his career has been defined by his error in ...

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