Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 12/13/12
8:30 a.m. ET: Shane Victorino will get his first taste of the big baseball lights on Thursday afternoon when he’s introduced to Boston down at Fenway Park. The former Phillies outfielder will be introduced by the Red Sox at Fenway with a 12 p.m. ET news conference. The news conference will be carried live on NESN beginning at noon, but you can also follow along here for all of the details. Victorino is already getting accustomed to live in New England, and he’s making it clear that he’s ready to dive in to being a member of the Red Sox community. He’s already getting acquainted with the local cuisine, for instance. That being said, the weather is a little chilly this time of year for the native Hawaiian. Be sure to tune in to NESN beginning at noon or stay right here on NESN.com as we’ll have updates throughout the day leading up and into the news conference at 12.

This article first appeared on NESN.com and was syndicated with permission.

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