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Despite lost season, Red Sox diehards stick it out

They came for the sight of freshly mown grass gleaming under the stadium lights and the steep green cliff of the Wall. They came to hear the crack of the bat and the singsong “Heyyyy, Coke here!” They wore gloves in anticipation of a ball hit their way.

The season may have been a lost cause weeks ago, but that did not dampen the spirits of fans who came to Fenway Park Tuesday night for the penultimate home game.

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