Red Sox honor Tim Wakefield
BOSTON -- Tim Wakefield got to throw one more knuckleball at Fenway Park.
The Red Sox honored Wakefield on Tuesday afternoon with a ceremony before Boston's game against Seattle. He wiped away a few tears during all the accolades for both his 17 seasons of pitching and his charitable work, which earned him the Roberto Clemente Award in 2010.
Boston brought in former catcher Doug Mirabelli to catch the ceremonial first pitch, a knuckler that floated to the right of home plate.
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