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This season marks the 100-year anniversary of Fenway Park. In this 1913 photo, a group of politicians and baseball officials break ground on the new park.
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In 1934, Fenway added a scoreboard, which was updated by hand. It still is in 2012.
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Ted Williams connects with a ball during a 1941 game against Washington. Williams remains one of Boston's all-time most popular players. He retired in 1960 with a .344 batting average.
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A rooftop photographer catches the action between the Red Sox and St. Louis Browns.
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A view from behind home plate of the 1956 season opener between the Red Sox and Orioles.
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Famed SI photographer Neil Leifer catches the action of a 1961 Red Sox-Tigers game.
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Pat Lawford and Jean Smith, sisters of late president John F. Kennedy, join Robert and Ted Kennedy during a pregame ceremony for the deceased president.
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The view from the rightfield roof during a 1965 Red Sox-Athletics game.
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Carl Yastrzemski, Jose Santiago and Jose Tartabull celebrate after beating Minnesota to advance to the World Series.
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Bob Gibson's wife applauds as her husband pitches in the first inning of a 1967 World Series game at Fenway.
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Red Sox fans bundle up and play chess while waiting in line for tickets to the 1967 World Series.
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Red Sox fans walk on the Fenway Park grass after Game 7 of the 1975 World Series. Boston lost in seven games.
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Red Sox fans in the stands and sitting on scaffolding during a 1975 game against the Tigers.
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The inside of the Green Monster is a part of Fenway Park many fans never get to visit. In this 1987 photo, a worker watches a game against the Yankees.
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Roger Clemens warms up in the Red Sox bullpen before a 1990 game against the Orioles.
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An aerial view of Fenway Park in 1995. At the time, there was talk of a projected replacement for the park at the cost of $600 million, but fans were unhappy with public money being used for a sports venue.
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Red Sox DH Manny Ramirez takes an at-bat during a 2001 game against Toronto. The summer before, Ramirez signed a then-record eight-year, $160 million deal.
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The grass at Fenway Park is mowed to resemble the Red Sox logo for a 2001 game against Toronto.
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Yankees bench coach Don Zimmer is thrown to the ground by Red Sox starting pitcher Pedro Martinez during an altercation in the fourth inning of Game 3 of the 2003 American League Championship Series. Both benches emptied after Red Sox batter Manny Ramirez complained about an inside pitch by Yankees starter Roger Clemens.
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Red Sox fans reach for a foul ball during a 2003 game against the Yankees.
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A view of the Fenway Park exterior before a 2005 game against Toronto.
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A fisheye view of Fenway Park during batting practice before Game 2 of the 2007 World Series. The Red Sox swept the Rockies for their second title in four seasons.
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The National Anthem is played before a May 2008 Red Sox-Royals game.
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Red Sox outfielder Jason Bay makes a leaping catch during a June 2009 game against the Yankees.
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Workers hose down grandstands before a 2011 game against the Indians.
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