Found April 27, 2013 on The Sports Post:
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In a city like Boston, pride heals wounds. After the blow of the bombings last week at the Boston Marathon, the city’s grief was met with unmistakable pride. Facebook posts and Tweets vowed that the city would quickly recover from the attacks and that police would catch the perpetrators swiftly, which they did. Nothing instills pride in us Bostonians like our sports teams. When talking about why our city is the best, we have four simple words for you: “Sox, C’s, Pats, B’s”. That’s really all you need to know. For us, the argument starts and ends there. Knowing this, Boston would never fully be able to recover until the sports teams took the field again. Enter: David Ortiz. On Saturday, April 20, the Sox took the field at Fenway Park for the first time since the attacks that prior Monday. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the surviving bomb suspect, was taken into custody the previous night, so the city could finally breathe a little. The baseball game was a big deal because it signaled that Bost...
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