Topic: Shane Victorino
World Series MVP David Ortiz and Boston Red Sox teammate Shane Victorino had their beards shaved for charity. Gillette donated $100,000 to the One Fund. The two Red Sox players were joined by Fenway Bullpen-Boston police officer Steve Horgan.
The Boston Red Sox won the World Series Wednesday, beating the St. Louis Cardinals, 6-1. It was the first time since 1918 that the Red Sox had won a World Series at Fenway Park – and Boston was ready to party.
The rush to help those injured at the Boston marathon was just the start of an outpouring of help and support for Boston, its visitors and residents, including from arch sports rival New York.
Quakes of such magnitude are unlikely to cause damage in cities built to modern standards but can rattle nerves.