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Red Sox fans make placeholder for Pedro Martinez' retired number

BOSTON, MA - JANUARY 09: A general view of Fenway Park on January 9, 2015 in Boston. Boston has been chosen by the United States Olympic Committee to be the United States entry in the global competition to be the host city for the 2024 Olympics. (Photo by Paul Marotta/Getty Images)

BOSTON, MA - JANUARY 09: A general view of Fenway Park on January 9, 2015 in Boston. Boston has been chosen by the United States Olympic Committee to be the United States entry in the global competition to be the host city for the 2024 Olympics. (Photo by Paul Marotta/Getty Images)

The Boston Red Sox may be retiring Pedro Martinez' #45 on Tuesday, but fans wanted to see it up there a little bit sooner:

Martinez is a Boston legend, enjoying some of the best seasons of his career in that city from 1998-2004.

You can expect the newly-inducted Hall Of Famer to receive an ovation that Fenway Park has never seen.

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