VIDEOS: David Ortiz goes yard twice, enters elite company

Red Sox over Rays in Game 1: Quick hits

Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is no stranger to postseason home runs. And he added two to the list Saturday night in Boston.

The first, giving the Red Sox a 2-0 lead:

The second, a moonshot that extended the Red Sox lead to the eventual final score, 7-4:

Big Papi now has 14 career postseason homers in 68 games, moving him into a tie for 10th best all-time with David Justice, Jayson Werth and Nelson Cruz.

Most Postseason Home Runs
1. Manny Ramirez 29
2. Bernie Williams 22
3. Derek Jeter 20
4. Albert Pujols 18
  Reggie Jackson 18
  Mickey Mantle 18
7. Jim Thome 17
8. Babe Ruth 15
  Carlos Beltran 15
10. David Ortiz 14
  David Justice 14
  Jayson Werth 14
  Nelson Cruz 14

On the list, Mantle, Thome, Ruth, Beltran, Werth and Cruz have fewer plate appearances than Ortiz.

CBS Sports Writer

Matt Snyder has been a baseball writer with CBS Sports since 2011. A member of the BBWAA, he's now covered the last five World Series beginning with the epic 2011 Fall Classic. The former Indiana University... Full Bio

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