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Baseball

Bob Ryan

Who are the 25 greatest Red Sox of all time?

Now that David Ortiz has become the most-decorated Red Sox player of the 21st century, and now that his transcendent World Series performance has enhanced his Hall of Fame résumé, a question arises: Where does Big Papi rank in the pantheon of all-time Red Sox greats?

Here’s what I’m thinking:

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