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Joe Morgan’s 1988 magic honored by Red Sox

Members of 1988 team gathers at Fenway Park

It had been 25 years since they made their run to the American League Championship Series, and they had about 30 minutes to play catch up.

The handful of players from the 1988 Red Sox team that went on a summer heat wave and won 19 of 20 games to go from nine games back to first place squeezed in as many stories as time would allow.

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