Originally posted on CLNS Radio  |  Last updated 8/4/13
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                                               Fenway Park in Boston is an electric place to be on any August night,  but nothing is more electric than Fenway in the dog days of August when its resident is in a pennant race.   Fenway has seen its share of these races and aside from two glorious Octobers in the past ten seasons, the last few generations has felt nothing but heartache and disappointment when leaving the gates of America's Most Beloved Ballpark.   Entering into the 2013 season Red Sox Nation, as the team's are so affectionately referred, figured the thought of this team being competitive and battling for a division title seemed ludicrius.    The players on this team thought otherwise from the get-go. Some may say they are overachieving. Some figure the return of John Farrell and the hiring of pitching coach Juan Nieves has reinvigored a mediocre pitching staff. Others attribute General Manager Ben Cherington and his pursuit of good character guys in the clubhouse,
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