All it took was one swing of the bat. In a matter of a few milliseconds, Boston slugger David Ortiz broke the hearts of the Detroit faithful and sent fans of his own Red Sox into a screaming frenzy.
Big Papi crushed a Joaquin Benoit pitch in the bottom of the eighth into the seats for a clutch, two-out grand slam to tie the game at 5-5.
The squad kept the momentum going, winning 6-5 on a Jarrod Saltalamacchia RBI single in the bottom of the ninth.
Here’s an awesome video of what Boston fans witnessed in Fenway Park.