The grab also was somewhat of a redemption play for Betts, who was prevented from making an eerily similar jumping snag Wednesday night as Astros fans in the front row came in contact the Red Sox's outfielder's glove. Before Game 5, Price was 0-9 with a 6.16 ERA in 11 postseason starts.
Verlander was one of the best pitchers in baseball, perhaps the AL Cy Young Award victor. That was very, very special, absolutely.
Next stop for the 108-win Red Sox is Fenway Park for the World Series opener Tuesday night against either the Los Angeles Dodgers or Milwaukee Brewers. The Astros were unable to do any damage against Red Sox pitching.
Once a long shot to make the roster out of spring training, Brasier is now the most trusted reliever for a team heading to the World Series. Instead he ends up accounting for the first run of the game. "I don't anticipate having to answer that question anymore".
"There was a lot of noise", Cora said. "And I know every day when I wake up and the rest of these guys wake up during the offseason, there will be one thing on their mind, and that'll be working toward winning it next year". "Blasting him, calling him the worst pitcher in the postseason". If you know his history against the Astros, you're not all that surprised.
David Price saw the big picture when he came to Boston prior to the 2016 season. "From the get-go he had it. And tomorrow we can turn the page and move on to the World Series with David Price".
It was his first scoreless outing in 12 postseason starts. When Bregman launched an opposite field drive and Betts made a flying catch to prevent a home run, fans in the outfield look like they had just been ordered to surrender by police.
What Caldwell says: "I promise you I didn't do anything wrong", he says, per the Houston Chronicle.
That did not sit well with Astros fan Kate Upton and she took to Twitter to take Major League Baseball and West to task from her seat behind home plate at Minute Maid Park in Houston.
"He continues to push forward through everything that he has to go through".
"This team was better than last year's team, I believe", Bregman said.