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Charles River Esplanade
The Red Sox will release a total of 100 balloons with free tickets to their April 20th game from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in neighborhoods all around Boston today.
Here are some final photos from the 116th Boston Marathon.
Families and friends of athletes from around the world descend on Boston for the marathon, and plenty of them brought signs to cheer their runner on.
Plenty of folks were on hand to pour Gatorade, and race staff packed lunches for runners.
Sports, The Neighborhood Files
Not everyone was dressed for maximum velocity at the Boston Marathon.
With temps rising to 85 degrees, runners did whatever they could to shake off the heat and keep on going.
Medical tent awaits overheated marathoners.
In honor of Fenway Park's 101st season, we have put together some fun facts about baseball's crown jewel that you may not know.
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