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Rough going for Papelbon

It was a little calmer for Jonathan Papelbon before last night's All-Star Game than it was earlier during a parade. It was a little calmer for Jonathan Papelbon before last night's All-Star Game than it was earlier during a parade. (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
By Gordon Edes
Globe Staff / July 16, 2008

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Jonathan Papelbon paid a steep price for daring to suggest he was a worthy choice to close last night's All-Star Game, even though he made it clear in a mass interview session Monday that he was prepared to defer to Mariano Rivera , then told the Globe, "Mariano Rivera will be closing the 2008 All-Star Game in ... (Full article: 1072 words)

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