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How did the Red Sox get their name?

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they wore red sox

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The Boston Red Sox adopted the name "Red Sox" as their official name late in 1907. Prior to the change, the Red Sox were known as the Boston Americans.

What was the Red Sox team name before 1907?

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What is the origanal name of the Boston Red Sox?

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Was there a Boston Red Sox player by the name of John Martin Jones?

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How did the Boston Red Sox get their team name?

from the Indians the red socks oh and hi

Phillies or Red Sox?

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What is the name of the Red Sox mascot?

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What is the name of the Boston baseball team?

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What is the name of Boston's baseball team?

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In what year did the team first adopt the team name Red Sox?

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How do I write to the Red Sox Players?

[Player Name] c/o Boston Red Sox 4 Yawkey Way Boston, MA 02215

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