Boston Celebrates First World Series Win At Home In 95 Years

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Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Koji Uehara points to the sky as he and his teammates celebrate their World Series victory Wednesday. Rob Carr/Getty Images hide caption

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On 'Morning Edition': NPR's Mike Pesca wraps up the World Series

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Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Koji Uehara (19) and catcher David Ross celebrate after Boston defeated the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 6 of World Series Wednesday in Boston. Charlie Riedel/AP hide caption

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For Game 6, the World Series returns to Boston's Fenway Park, where the home team hasn't clinched a championship since 1918. Here, Red Sox players warm up in front of the Green Monster. Jared Wickerham/Getty Images hide caption

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Red Sox Worst-To-First Season Leaves Fans Elated Yet Exhausted

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Feeling Really Lucky? Try Betting On The 76ers

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Sprint Cup Series driver Jimmie Johnson (48) and Juan Pablo Montoya (42) drive through turn four on a restart during the NASCAR Sprint Cup auto race at Martinsville Speedway in Martinsville, Va. Steve Helber/AP hide caption

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Can NASCAR Steer Itself Back Into Popularity?

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NBA Preview: On Valuable Knees And Building Legacies

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Do Modern Baseball Uniforms Dishonor Sport's 'Hosiery Heritage'?

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Boston's 'Big Papi' Shines In World Series

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One of the participants of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic torch relay runs near the Christ the Savior Cathedral in Moscow, on Oct. 8. Controversies surrounding costs, security and gay rights swirl around the games, to be held in the Russian Black Sea resort city. Kirill Kudryavtsev/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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100 Days To The Sochi Olympics: Some Key Things To Know

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Big Papi is red hot: Boston's David Ortiz has driven the Red Sox to a 3-2 lead over the St. Louis Cardinals in the World Series. Rob Carr/Getty Images hide caption

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On 'Morning Edition': NPR's Tom Goldman talks with Steve Inskeep about the Series

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As Olympics Near, Bobsledder Still Fighting For A Spot

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