Open letter from Sox fans to Cubs fans

Updated: May 20, 2011, 11:03 AM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

To: Chicago Cubs Fans From: Red Sox Nation

Dear fellow travelers,

OK, so we understand we might be getting off on the wrong foot here, just by referring to ourselves as a "Nation." I agree, it smacks of being smug, arrogant and conceited, the same qualities we ascribe to Yankees fans. It also ignores the reality that the Cubs have at least as many fans, if not more, scattered around the globe.

But, you know, after being beaten down by the Yankees for so long, we developed a ...

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