Boston's Favorite Rookie Is a Navajo Hero He's a rookie who has only played a few dozen games, but Jacoby Ellsbury is already a cult hero in Boston's Fenway Park. He's fast, a timely hitter and he makes all the plays in center field. And Ellsbury is the first Native American of Navajo descent to play in the major leagues.
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Boston's Favorite Rookie Is a Navajo Hero

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Boston's Favorite Rookie Is a Navajo Hero

Boston's Favorite Rookie Is a Navajo Hero

Boston's Favorite Rookie Is a Navajo Hero

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He's a rookie who has only played a few dozen games, but Jacoby Ellsbury is already a cult hero in Boston's Fenway Park. He's fast, a timely hitter and he makes all the plays in center field. And Ellsbury is the first Native American of Navajo descent to play in the major leagues.