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Boston honors Mike Lowell

Updated: October 3, 2010, 2:19 AM ET
ESPN.com news services

BOSTON -- Mike Lowell lined the ball deep to left field, just missing a homer as it hit high off the Green Monster for a single.

Still, it was a fitting finale to a 13-year career for the Boston Red Sox infielder.

Lowell, honored before Saturday's day-night doubleheader with the New York Yankees, is retiring after the last game of the season Sunday. After he reached base all three times up in the opener Saturday with a double, walk and single, manager Terry Francona doesn't plan to ...

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