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Sandy Leon gives Boston a new Tek solution behind the plate

Red Sox closer Craig Kimbrel, left, celebrates another win with catcher Sandy Leon. Winslow Townson/USA Today Sports

CLEVELAND -- Sandy Leon was raised by his parents to be respectful, to treat others the right way, to act the right way. He could have fun and run around and play with his friends in Maracaibo, Venezuela, but at the Leon dinner table, children were expected to be quiet unless addressed by others.