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IT’S OUTTA HERE Steve Pearce hits a two-run homer in the first inning of Game 5 of the World Series last night in Los Angeles

IT’S OUTTA HERE Steve Pearce hits a two-run homer in the first inning of Game 5 of the World Series last night in Los Angeles

Total domination is complete. After a colossal Game 4 victory in Los Angeles, the Red Sox have the Dodgers fighting for their lives in Game 5 before this series potentially heads back to Boston. When that loss comes at the end of a lengthy extra-innings game it nearly feels like two losses. He later had a solo home run in the eighth. The three-time Cy Young award victor struggled in Game 1 at Boston, allowing five runs and seven hits in four-plus innings. Devers furnished the go-ahead, pinch-hit single to give the Red Sox their first lead in 26 innings. Puig followed with a three-run blast off Eduardo Rodriguez, who carried a two-hit shutout into the sixth. Before he was pulled in the bottom of the eighth, Price had retired 14 batters in a row. Only the New York Yankees (27) and St. Louis Cardinals (11) have more.

A tormented franchise during decades of frustration and despair before ending an 86-year championship drought in 2004, the Red Sox have become baseball's team of the century with four titles in 15 seasons.

Manager Alex Cora's aggressive handling of the pitching staff previously seemed to be catching up to them, as they trailed the Dodgers by four runs and were nine outs from being in a tied World Series. He continues to be a big contributor for the Sox since being acquired in June from Toronto.

Fire up the duck boats for a World Series parade.

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When spring training opened in February, no player had more to prove than David Price. He is 9-10 with a 4.32 ERA in 30 postseason appearances, a huge drop from his 153-69 record and 2.39 ERA during the regular season.

"Baseball's a amusing game", he said. Only their rival, the Yankees, had more wins en route to winning it all, winning 125 games in 1998.

This was the sixth consecutive year the Dodgers were in the postseason, but it wasn't quite as straightforward to get back to this point.

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