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John Henry breaks "Curse of the Babe"


Hedge fund manager and Major League Baseball team owner John W. Henry is basking in the victory of the Boston Red Sox over the New York Yankees. It was the first time the BoSox defeated the Yanks in post season play since 1918, the year that Babe Ruth traded his red uniform for blue pinstripes and established the so-called "Curse of the Babe." But under Henry, the curse seems lifted. After his team crushed the New York Yankees in the playoffs, winning the series by mounting an unprecedented comeback from a three-game losing streak, Henry could hardly contain