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Go ahead, take a chance

Jacoby Ellsbury illustrates the reward of risk-taking

By Sam Allis
Globe Columnist / May 3, 2009

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The most electrifying event in these parts since John Havlicek stole the ball with seconds left in a 1965 playoff game was the theft of home plate by Jacoby Ellsbury a week ago tonight. It was a stunning moment in Red Sox history that will live on among the faithful. (Full article: 969 words)

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