MLB: ALCS-Detroit Tigers at Boston Red Sox. Boston Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino hits a grand slam against the Detroit Tigers during the inning in game six of the ALCS.

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Boston Red Sox at Detroit Tigers - W A Boston Red Sox player hits a ball against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan.

Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Koji Uehara throws against the Detroit Tigers in the ninth inning during Game 1 of the American League basebal.

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Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz lifts Koji Uehara after Game 2 of the American League baseball championship series against the Detroit Tigers .

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David Ortiz of the Boston Red Sox celebrates with teammates Jackie Bradley Jr. and Dustin Pedroia after hitting a three-run home run in the inning against the Texas Rangers at Fenway Park on April 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.