Red-Hot Red Sox Lend Hope to Fenway Faithful As the red-hot Red Sox begin a crucial series against the Yankees, some Fenway fans credit their team's winning streak to strong pitching and a powerful offense. But others see the team's turnaround as something a little more cosmic -- a possible end to the "curse of the Bambino." NPR's Tovia Smith reports.
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Red-Hot Red Sox Lend Hope to Fenway Faithful

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Red-Hot Red Sox Lend Hope to Fenway Faithful

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As the red-hot Red Sox begin a crucial series against the Yankees, some Fenway fans credit their team's winning streak to strong pitching and a powerful offense. But others see the team's turnaround as something a little more cosmic — a possible end to the "curse of the Bambino." NPR's Tovia Smith reports.