Boone enjoying temporary status

Updated: October 20, 2003, 10:41 AM ET
By Jim Baker | MLB Insider
World Series Fever
The "dream" matchup between the Red Sox and Cubs did not materialize, but there are plenty of interesting stories surrounding this edition of the fall classic. In the aftermath of New York's thrilling victory over Boston, most writers have taken the opportunity to celebrate the greatness of Derek Jeter, Joe Torre and Co. As for the Marlins, the general feeling seems to be that they will not go down quietly and figure to be feisty bunch.
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