GIF: Red Sox take lead over Cardinals on David Ortiz homer

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Red Sox DH David Ortiz, his team down 1-0 to the Cardinals in Game 2 of the World Series and with one on and one out in the 6th inning, did this to a Michael Wacha changeup ... 

That's perhaps a loud fly-out in most parks, but it was a home run in the park that mattered. After Ortiz's clout, it was 2-1 Red Sox.

And the climb continues ...

Postseason Home Runs - Career
Rank Player HR PA
1. Manny Ramirez 29 493
2. Bernie Williams 22 545
3. Derek Jeter 20 734
4. Albert Pujols 18 321
  Reggie Jackson 18 318
  Mickey Mantle 18 273
7. Jim Thome 17 267
  DAVID ORTIZ 17 339
9. Carlos Beltran 16 203
10. Babe Ruth 15 167
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Dayn Perry has been a baseball writer for CBS Sports since early 2012. Prior to that, he wrote for FOXSports.com and ESPN.com. A member of the BBWAA, He's the author of three books, the most recent being... Full Bio

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