Red Sox go from AL survivors to World Series favorites
Originally Published: October 21, 2007By Jerry Crasnick | ESPN.com
BOSTON -- Pardon the 2007 Red Sox if they don't feel like American League champions so much as the winners of "Survivor: Boston."October has been a challenging month, between off days and waiting for Josh Beckett's turn in the rotation to come around, but the Red Sox take pride in perseverance. They've stuck around long enough to watch Manny Ramirez morph into the team's resident philosopher, J.D. Drew become Mr. Popularity and Dustin Pedroia's reputation ...
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