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The Boston Globe


Dan Shaughnessy

Improbable Red Sox soar into World Series

It was just before 11:30 on a splendid Saturday night at our 101 year-old ballpark when a guy from Hawaii stepped to the plate as we heard the recording of a man from Jamaica singing, “don’t worry about a thing, ‘cause every little thing gonna be all right.’’

More than 38,000 voices sang along with Bob Marley, then Shane Victorino effectively ended eight days and six games of unforgettable baseball with a grand slam into the Monster Seats on an 0-2 pitch from Tigers reliever Jose Veras.

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