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Some of Boston’s most popular figures are reminding Red Sox Nation what day it is.
Yes, it’s “Hump Dayyyy!” but it also happens to be Game 1 of the 2013 World Series as the Red Sox host the Cardinals in the Fall Classic at Fenway Park.
Each duck in the Make Way For Ducklings statues in the Boston Public Garden has been given beards and Red Sox gear, as has the George Washington statue located at the park’s Arlington Street gate.
Check them out below.
Photos via Twitter/nroboston
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