Found April 08, 2013 on NESN.com:
Opening Day is an exciting time for everyone, including the manager. John Farrell’s focus through the first week of the baseball season was on getting the Red Sox off to a good start. With a 4-2 season-opening road trip now in the rearview mirror and Opening Day at Fenway Park upon us, though, Farrell can finally admit how excited he is to kick off the home slate. “Probably as much as guys that signed here in the offseason,” Farrell said when asked about his excitement level for Monday’s home opener. “Everyone that’s come in here as a visiting player understands what the atmosphere at Fenway is. I think guys like [David] Ross, [Jonny] Gomes, [Shane] Victorino, [Ryan] Dempster, all the guys that signed as free agents, today is the first day that they get to taste that in a Red Sox uniform, and heck, I’m no different. This a great day, and we’re looking forward to getting things under way.” Monday will hardly be the first time Farrell dons a Sox uniform at Fenway Park, as he served as...
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