Having spent the better part of the last 35 years in Boston, Jerry Remy is no stranger to the uniquely New England holiday that is Patriots’ Day.

But the Red Sox color man admitted that Marathon Monday feels a bit different this year, with memories of last year’s attack still fresh in every Bostonian’s mind.

Check out the video above to hear what Remy had to say during his appearance on “Red Sox First Pitch Presented by Men’s Wearhouse.”

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