Originally posted on CLNS Radio  |  Last updated 10/8/13
Just when it seemed like this series was over, the unlikeliest of players took center stage and swung the momentum of this American League Divisional Series drastically. But even before the Tampa Bay back up catcher, Jose Lobaton, belted a walk off home run to right center filed to give the Rays the victory, things seemed to be taking a different path than that of the first two games. In the first inning, it seemed as though the Red Sox were ready to put this series to bed. The Red Sox were opposed by the 26 year old Alex Cobb and looked to get the scoring started early. Jacoby Ellsbury lead off the game with a single and Shane Victorino followed with a hit by pitch. Ellsbury would later come around to score after a Victorino take out slide forced Rays second baseman, Ben Zobrist, to bobble the ball. The Red Sox would also go on to add two more runs to their tally in the bottom of the fifth. After Jacoby Ellsbury doubled and Shane Victorino singled, Boston had runners on the corners...
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