Originally written on Fenway Refugees  |  Last updated 11/18/14
From Fenway Refugee Insider Tom Panek Game 5 Recap - Sox take Game 5 – take 3-2 Lead - Series back to Boston Wow! John Lester dominated the Cards in a clutch 3-1 win. John pitched 7 2/3 strong innings ( 1 ER / 4H / 0 BB / 7K). Koji - our 140 lb out machine – came in for a business-like 4 out save. There was no doubt! Back to back doubles by Pedey and Papi set the Sox off to a quick 1-0 lead in the top of the first. Lester then gave up his only mistake of the night – a solo bomb to Holiday in the 4th. David Ross then got the key hit of the game with a 1-out double scoring Xander. Ells dumped a blooper into central to plate the third run. Sox Bright Spots: John Lester – what more can you say? He has been outstanding in the post season. Davis Ortiz – now batting .733 in the World Series. He looks like a coiled snake ready to strike on every AB. According to the our favorite color guy who should have retired 20 yea...
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