Found October 28, 2013 on The Nosebleeds:
PLAYERS: Koji Uehara
TEAMS: Boston Red Sox

With the tying run at the plate, Cardinals rookie Kolton Wong got picked off at first base by Koji Uehara to end Game 4 of the World Series. It was the first time in the 109 year history of the World Series that a game ended on a pickoff. The play sealed a 4-2 win for the Red Sox and tied the series at two games apiece. Wong immediately knew he seriously screwed up. The post Koji Uehara picks off runner to end Game 4 appeared first on The Nosebleeds.


FOX Totally Missed Koji Uehara’s Pickoff Play, So Here It Is

In the ninth inning of game 4 of the World Series, FOX missed the crucial play to end the game by focusing on this young lady instead. The camerawork left much to be desired as it quickly cut to Koji Uehara’s pick off play at first. In case you were actually watching the game and haven’t seen the play, here it is: The Red Sox tied the series 2-2 with the Cardinals and square...

Video: Here's Fox missing Koji Uehara's game winning pickoff

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Red Sox Even World Series.

The Boston Red Sox have tied the World Series up at 2 after a 4-2 win tonight. The ending to this game wasn’t as crazy as last night but was still wild. Cardinals pinch runner Kolten Wong was picked off at first by Red Sox closer Koji Uehara to end the game with Carlos Beltran […]
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