We are lucky enough as Red Sox fans to be cheering on the home town team in the World Series for the fourth time in 15 seasons. I am so excited! It has made me think about why these games and the Red Sox mean so much to us!

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Is it the community feeling we get with friends and co-workers? Is it watching grown men live out our childhood dreams?

Please listen to my podcast, below, and I’ll tell you why I think the Red Sox, Fenway Park and baseball are so important!