Common bonds connect Red Sox, Cubs
It is a series about curses Bambino, Bartman and Billy Goat calamity and now, finally, a championship. It is about common bonds: grounders through the legs of Buckner and Durham and names such as Ted, Ernie, Zim and Nomar.
Mostly, the Red Sox-Cubs series this weekend is about history.
This will mark the Red Sox' first visit ever to Wrigley Field, the second-oldest ballpark in the major leagues to, of course, Fenway Park. When Boston beat the Cubs in six games in the ...
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