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Red Sox Fans Seek to Foil 'Curse'

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Red Sox Fans Seek to Foil 'Curse'

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Red Sox Fans Seek to Foil 'Curse'

Red Sox Fans Seek to Foil 'Curse'

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The Boston Red Sox entered the baseball playoffs with high hopes. But they return to Fenway Park tonight down 2-0 in a best-of-seven American League championship series with the New York Yankees. Superstitious Sox fans are trying to "reverse the curse" that many say has plagued the team since Boston's last World Series victory in 1918. NPR's Tovia Smith reports.