Found July 12, 2013 on Boston Sports Then & Now:
(SCREEN CAP: Barstool Sports) Red Sox CEO Larry Lucchino can’t stay out of the spotlight no matter what. The Red Sox Instagram account posted the picture above.  Talking about dressing the part! Has Larry Lucchino ever listened to a Jason Aldean song before tonight?  Probably not. And jesus are those earrings!??!
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