Epic Grand Slam sends Red Sox into World Series showdown with St Louis

Patrick McCarry

Shane victorino stepped up with a steepling Grand Slam to help the Boston Red Sox to a 5-2 win over reigning American League champions, the Detroit Tigers.

The Red Sox will now face the St. Louis Cardinals in the best of seven finale, beginning this Wednesday in Boston.

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The Tigers led 2-1 into the bottom of the seventh inning before Victorino climbed into a Max Scherzer pitch for the homerun — adding four runs to the Sox score — and send Fenway Park wild.

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