Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 5/28/12
If there's one thing you can say about Trot Nixon that's more definitive than anything else, it's that he played the game the right way. Nixon showed immeasurable grit, toughness and passion during his 10 years in Boston, while also having a flair for the dramatic. He became the poster child for the term "dirt dog," which represents exacty the type of player that Red Sox Nation loves. The former Boston outfielder was on hand for Monday's Memorial Day matinee at Fenway Park, and he was honored by the Red Sox during a pregame ceremony. As part of the festivities,...
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