More than Just a Game: The Red Sox, Solace, and the Meaning of Life


I didn’t watch one single play of the Red Sox World Series clinching victory over St. Louis and yet I was more deeply connected to the game, to the Sox, to the scene at Fenway, and to my friends and family than I have been during a Sox game in many years. I listened to the radio feed on the Internet while chatting away on various social media networks with friends and family. The web gave me the gift of feeling like I was sitting in the same room with dozens of people. I had a blast and felt incredibly grateful for my friends and family and, of course, for the Sox being the occasion of such connection.

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