Red Sox 5, Dodgers 1

Red Sox 5, Dodgers 1

Red Sox 5, Dodgers 1

And this group looks like it could be collecting a few more rings in the very near future. "I've been through a lot in three years since I came here, but this is why I came".

With his multi home-run effort - on the heels of a homer and three-run double the night before - Pearce finished the series with eight RBI, the second most by a Red Sox player in World Series history.

Sale came out of the 'pen firing gas and struck out all three batters he faced, finishing the game by fanning Manny Machado. The only other hits off him were Yasiel Puig's second-inning bloop single and Freese's third-inning triple, lost in the lights by right fielder J.D. Martinez, who is normally Boston's DH and let it fall in behind him.

When asked about the tweet, Red Sox manager Alex Cora simply said: "Dave Roberts is a good manager". From the lead singer of pop-rock band One Republic, Ryan Tedder, who performed the national anthem, to retired Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard Kobe Bryant, who announced the home team's starting lineup, the stars came out to watch a thrilling contest between the Red Sox and Dodgers. Back then, like now, Boston took the best-of-seven series four games to one.

"No, no, I don't", he said before Game 5. "We feel he can do this".

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"Well, prior to that, before the top of the 7th was going on - it was a long sixth for us - and I had a conversation with Rich, and we talked about it", Roberts said. The last in that sequence, Puig, tapped one to Price, who made the easy toss to first to end the seventh inning.

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.

Cora steered the Red Sox to a team-record 108 wins in the regular season, then Boston topped the 100-win Yankees and Astros in the playoffs. Their greatest strength may be their resolve, their steely determination to finish the job.

A Los Angeles Dodgers fan soaks in the misery after the Red Sox win.

Mercifully for the battered Dodgers, there will be no more punishment. Pearce got it started with a two-run homer in the first inning and would add another in the eighth for three in the final 10 innings of the series. Nearly all of the Dodgers had disappeared by then. "I prepare. We prepare as a group, and you make decisions", he said after Game 1. Several Red Sox players spilled from the dugout to greet him.

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