Originally posted on RedSoxLife  |  Last updated 10/8/13
The Guru Contributing Writer (Courtesy Boston Red Sox) After last night's 5-4 walk-off loss, the Red Sox need all the luck they can get as they look to finish off the Rays. Tonight's starter Jake Peavy may have just the answer - a cigar-store Indian. Peavy explained to WEEI.com the story behind the most silent member of the team: "We went out to San Francisco, and it wasn't that same attitude," Peavy said. "The travel had kind of worn us down. I was walking to the field on the day of my start and walked past a smoke shop, a tobacco/liquor store, I guess. And I'm Indian, my heritage is American Indian. And I walked by and saw just in the glass window this fellow looking at me. And I looked at him and he looked at me. And I just kept walking, I took a few more steps, and I kind of looked back and he was still looking at me. And he said, 'Am I not one of the boys? Look at me, I'm your people.' I said, 'You know what, you are one of the boys.' "We had some guys banged up at t...
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