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A-Rod delivers bat to fan at Fenway Park, reduces another to tears with autograph

Photos via Mimi Murad, Correspondent.

Alex Rodriguez played what's probably his final game at Fenway Park during the Yankees' 4-2 win over the Red Sox on Thursday. Although he went 0-for-4 with an RBI at the plate, the Yankees DH -- known for frustrating Fenway fans with his play on the field -- made two fans' nights off the diamond. 

As you can see in the main video above, A-Rod spoke to Jacob Doherty, a Yanks fan from Wilmington, Mass., in the first inning. He promised the 10-year-old he'd give him his bat under a few conditions.'s Barry Bloom spoke to the slugger about it:

"I approached him in the first inning and I made a little proposal," said A-Rod. "And the proposal is, 'If I do one of three of the following, you get my bat.' He was all excited. And then I said, 'If I hit a home run,' which was highly unlikely. We started laughing. 'If I get two hits.' Highly unlikely. And No. 3, 'If we win.' And I said, 'I have a good feeling about that.' Every at-bat he kept yelling at me encouraging messages. And then he got the bat."

So Jacob got the bat postgame and the three-time MVP even wrote a little note on it:


He also received some game-worn wristbands:


If that wasn't enough, A-Rod also reduced a fan to tears. See the man at the bottom left of the screen putting his head down as he gets an autograph:

A strangely bittersweet final series in Boston for Alex Rodriguez.