From tears to cheers, the healing has begun in Boston.
A week of despicable acts that created incomparable sadness saw the city take a first step to recovery on Saturday at Fenway Park.
A city that saw heroes come in many shapes and forms during the week turned to its beloved Red Sox and the team answered with a come-from-behind, 4-3 victory over the Kansas City Royals.
The stars -- heroes isn't fitting here -- were Daniel Nava, whose three-run home run in the eighth inning erased a 2-1 deficit and David Ortiz, who made an impassioned pregame speech and delivered a game-tying hit in the sixth while going 2 for 4 in his first action of the season.
"I think today was different because we haven't been through what we've been through this past week," Ortiz said. "Driving around and looking around at people's faces, it was a very emotional day here just looking at those guys that were injured by those bombs going off and watching the news nearly every day, it was painful, very painfu...