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Red Sox take 5-4 win over Cubs.

In Theo Epstein's return to Fenway, the Red Sox open the three-game series with a victory over the World Series champs.

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Epstein reflects on historic title runs.

Cubs President Theo Epstein shares the different perspectives he had when Boston reversed its curse in 2004 and Chicago ended its championship drought in 2016.

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Mets top Nats in Washington.

Jacob deGrom strikes out 12 to mark his third consecutive double-digit strikeout game and Travis d'Arnaud homers twice to hold off the Nationals.

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