Updike, John
October 1960
New Yorker;10/22/1960, Vol. 36 Issue 36, p109
The article offers information related to the Boston Red Sox baseball team in the U.S. It highlights the resignation of the team's ace player Ted Williams at the team's last home game of the 1960 season in Penway Park in Boston with a sentimental ceremony. According to the author, the affair between Boston and Ted Williams has been no mere summer romance, but has been a marriage, composed of mutual disappointments and mellowing hoard of shared memories.


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