Best of the 2013 World Series

Some of the greatest moments from the 2013 World Series.

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Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Koji Uehara and catcher David Ross celebrate after beating the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1 in game 6 of the 2013 World Series. The Red Sox won their first World Series at home in 95 years.
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Boston Red Sox DH David Ortiz laughs after being named the World Series MVP.
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Boston Red Sox fans celebrate after Boston defeated St. Louis Cardinals.
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Boston Red Sox left fielder Jonny Gomes runs with a championship flag after their World Series win.
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Boston Red Sox's Jacoby Ellsbury celebrates with teammates their World Series win.
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A player holds up the championship trophy after defeating the St. Louis Cardinals in the World Series.
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Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Koji Uehara and catcher David Ross celebrate after beating the Red Sox in game 6 of the World Series.
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Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia scores on an RBI double by David Ortiz during game 5 of the World Series. The Red Sox won 3-1 are one game away from taking the series.
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Boston Red Sox David Ross is tagged out by St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina as he tries to score from second on a single by Jacoby Ellsbury during game 5 of the World Series.
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Boston Red Sox Mike Napoli, right, pulls Jonny Gomes' beard after Gomes hit a three-run home run during game 4 of the World Series. The Red Sox beat the St. Louis Cardinals 4-2 to tie the series 2-2.
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Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Koji Uehara reacts after picking off St. Louis Cardinals' Kolten Wong at first base to end Game 4 of baseball's World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in St. Louis. The Red Sox defeated the Cardinals 4-2. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
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St. Louis Cardinals' Allen Craig gets tangled with Boston Red Sox's Will Middlebrooks during the ninth inning of Game 3 of baseball's World Series Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, in St. Louis. Middlebrooks was called for obstruction on the play and Craig went in to score the game-winning run. The Cardinals won 5-4 to take a 2-1 lead in the series. Click to see more top photos of the World Series.
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Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell argues with home plate umpire Dana DeMuth after St. Louis Cardinals scored the winning run on an obstruction play during the ninth inning of Game 3 of baseball's World Series Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, in St. Louis.
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St. Louis Cardinals players celebrate with Allen Craig, on ground, after Craig scored the game-winning run on an obstruction play in ninth inning of Game 3 of baseball's World Series against the Boston Red Sox Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, in St. Louis.
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The St. Louis Cardinals celebrate after defeating the Boston Red Sox, 4-2, in Game 2 of the World Series.
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St. Louis Cardinals' Pete Kozma scores on a sacrifice fly as Boston Red Sox catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia can't handle the throw during game 2 of the World Series.
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Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz celebrates as he crosses home after hitting a two-run home run during Game 1 of the World Series. The Red Sox beat the St. Louis Cardinals 8-1.
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St. Louis Cardinals' Carlos Beltran robs Boston Red Sox DH David Ortiz of a grand slam in Game 1 of the World Series.
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Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Jon Lester tips his cap to the fans after being taken out after eight shutout innings against the St. Louis Cardinals.
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The Boston Red Sox defeated the Detroit Tigers in Game Six of the American League Champion Series at Fenway Park on Oct.19, 2013. The Red Sox will advance to the World Series.
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Boston Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino connects for a Grand Slam in the seventh inning of Game Six of the American League Champion Series between the Detroit Tigers and the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on Oct. 19, 2013.
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Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes dives into second base after hitting a double to left field in the seventh inning during Game 6 of the American League baseball championship series against the Detroit Tigers on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, in Boston.
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Carlos Beltran #3 of the St. Louis Cardinals celebrates after the Cardinals defeat the Los Angeles Dodgers Game Six of the National League Championship Series on October 18, 2013 in St Louis, Missouri.
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St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Adams hits an RBI double during the fifth inning of Game 6 of the National League baseball championship series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Friday, Oct. 18, 2013, in St. Louis. Cardinals defeated the Dodgers 9-0.
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St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Adams slides safely past Los Angeles Dodgers catcher A.J. Ellis.
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Boston Red Sox's David Ross is out at home on a fielder choice as he collides with Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila in Game 5 of the ALCS. The Red Sox won 4-3 and take a 3-2 lead in the series.
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Los Angeles Dodgers' Carl Crawford, Yasiel Puig and Andre Ethier celebrate after Game 5 of the NLCS. The Dodgers beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-4, but trail in the series 3-2.
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Los Angeles Dodgers' Mark Ellis tries to break up a double play as he gets tangled with St. Louis Cardinals' Pete Kozma and Matt Carpenter during the third inning of Game 5 of the NLCS.
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Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli tags out Detroit Tigers' Victor Martinez in the third inning of Game 4 of the ALCS.
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Detroit Tigers' Jose Iglesias scores on a double by Torii Hunter in the second inning during Game 4 of the ALCS. The Tigers beat the Boston Red Sox 7-3.
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Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz celebrates with Mike Napoli after Napoli hits a home run Game 3 of the ALCS against the Detroit Tigers. The Red Sox won 1-0 and lead the series 2-1.
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St. Louis Cardinals' Pete Kozma makes the tag as Los Angeles Dodgers' Nick Punto is picked off second during Game 4 of the NLCS. The Cardinals won 4-2 and lead the seven game series 3-1.
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Los Angeles Dodgers' Yasiel Puig can't catch a ball hit during the fifth inning of Game 3 of the NLCS. The Dodgers won 3-0 and trail in the series 2-1.
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Los Angeles Dodgers' Carl Crawford slides safely past St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina during the eighth inning of Game 3 of the NLCS.
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Torii Hunter #48 of the Detroit Tigers tries to catch a grand slam hit by David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox in the eighth inning of Game Two of the American League Championship Series at Fenway Park on October 13, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. A police officer cheers behind him. Click to see more.
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Boston Red Sox players run after Jarrod Saltalamacchia after he hit the game winning single during Game 2 of the 2013 ALCS against the Detroit Tigers. The Red Sox won 6-5.
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Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz celebrates with Dustin Pedroia after hitting a grand slam home run in Game 2 of the 2013 ALCS.
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Los Angeles Dodgers' Mark Ellis leaps over St. Louis Cardinals' Carlos Beltran to turn a double play in Game 2 of the 2013 NLCS. The Cardinals won 1-0.
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Boston Red Sox's Shane Victorino, right, steals second as Detroit Tigers second baseman Omar Infante, left, takes the throw during Game 1 of the 2013 ALCS. The Tigers won 1-0.
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St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina tags out Los Angeles Dodgers' Mark Ellis at home in the 10th inning of Game 1 of the 2013 NLCS.
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St. Louis Cardinals' Carlos Beltran is mobbed by teammates after his game-winning hit during the 13th inning of Game 1 of the 2013 NLCS. The Cardinals won 3-2.
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Detroit Tigers third baseman Miguel Cabrera, center top, celebrates with teammates after they defeated the Oakland Athletics, 3-0, in Game 5 of the ALDS.
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Oakland Athletics designated hitter Seth Smith, right, walks past the Detroit Tigers as they celebrate after winning Game 5 of the ALDS.
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St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright celebrates after striking out Pittsburgh Pirates' Pedro Alvarez for the final out of Game 5 of the NLDS.
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The St. Louis Cardinals celebrate after beating the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-1 in Game 5 of the NLDS. The Cardinals advanced to the NL championship series against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
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St. Louis Cardinals shortstop Pete Kozma makes a diving catch of a ball hit by Pittsburgh Pirates' Neil Walker in Game 5 of the NLDS.
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Boston Red Sox players celebrate after defeating the Tampa Bay Rays 3-1 to win Game 4 of the ALDS, sending them to the American League Championship series for the first time since 2008. Click through to see more photos.
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Detroit Tigers right fielder Torii Hunter (48), center fielder Austin Jackson, center, and left fielder Andy Dirks celebrate the Tigers' 8-6 win over the Oakland Athletics in Game 4 of the ALDS, tying the series at 2-2.
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Detroit Tigers' Jhonny Peralta connects for a three-run home run during the fifth inning of Game 4 of the ALDS.
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Oakland Athletics' Coco Crisp loses control of his bat during the second inning of Game 4 of the ALDS against the Detroit Tigers.
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Boston Red Sox players celebrate after defeating the Tampa Bay Rays 3-1 to win Game 4 of the ALDS and will head to the American League Championship series for the first time since 2008.
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Los Angeles Dodgers celebrate on the field after a 4-3 win over the Atlanta Braves in Game 4 of the NLDS, and advanced to the NL championship series.
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Los Angeles Dodgers' Juan Uribe watches his two-run home run in front of Atlanta Braves catcher Brian McCann in Game 4 of the NLDS. His home run lifted the Dodgers into the NLCS.
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Oakland Athletics' Stephen Vogt gets a Gatorade shower after making the game-winning hit to beat the Detroit Tigers 1-0 in Game 2 of the American League baseball Division Series in Oakland, Calif., Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013. Click through for more images.
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Oakland Athletics Brandon Moss is safe at third after getting around the tag by Detroit Tigers third baseman Miguel Cabrera in the seventh inning of Game 2 of an American League baseball division series in Oakland, Calif., Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013.
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Tampa Bay Rays relief pitcher Chris Archer delivers in the fifth inning in Game 1 of baseball's American League division series against the Boston Red Sox, Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, in Boston. The Red Sox won 12-2.
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Actor John Travolta gives a thumbs-up to fans during the seventh inning in Game 1 of baseball's American League division series between the Boston Red Sox and the Tampa Bay Rays, Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, in Boston.
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The Tampa Bay Rays celebrate after beating the Cleveland Indians 4-0 in the AL wild-card game.
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Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw works against the Atlanta Braves during Game 1 of the National League Division Series.
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Pittsburgh Pirates second baseman Neil Walker dives for a single hit by St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Adams in the fourth inning of Game 1 of the National League division series.
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St. Louis Cardinals' Carlos Beltran follows through on a three-run home run against the Pittsburgh Pirates in the third inning of Game 1 of the National League division series.
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Oakland Athletics' Brandon Moss (37) steals second base ahead of the tag of Detroit Tigers shortstop Ramon Santiago.
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Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Danny Salazar delivers against the Tampa Bay Rays in the first inning of the AL wild-card baseball game.
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Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Johnny Cueto throws to a Pittsburgh Pirates batter in the first inning of the NL wild-card playoff game.
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Atlanta Braves relief pitcher Luis Ayala works against the Los Angeles Dodgers in the fifth inning of Game 1 of the National League Divisional Series.
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St. Louis Cardinals' Pete Kozma, left, slides into second with a double as Pittsburgh Pirates second baseman Neil Walker reaches for the throw from left fielder Starling Marte in the third inning of Game 3 of the NLDS.
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Pittsburgh Pirates Russell Martin (55) drives in a run with a single to left field off St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Kevin Siegrist during the eighth inning of Game 3 of the NLDS. The Pirates won 5-3, to take a two game to one lead in the best of five series.
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Los Angeles Dodgers second baseman Mark Ellis, throws to first after forcing Atlanta Braves' Chris Johnson at second, in time to get the Braves' Andrelton Simmons out at first for the double play in the third inning of Game 3 of the NLDS. The Dodgers won 13-6.
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Atlanta Braves' Jason Heyward watches his two-run home run against the Los Angeles Dodgers in the ninth inning of Game 3 of the NLDS.
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Tampa Bay Rays catcher Jose Lobaton rounds the bases after hitting the game winning home run in the ninth inning in Game 3 of the ALDS against the Boston Red Sox. The Tampa Bay Rays defeated the Red Sox's 5-4.
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Tampa Bay Rays' Jose Lobaton (59) is surrounded by teammates as he heads to home plate after hitting a walk off home run in the ninth inning against the Boston Red Sox in Game 3 of the ALDS.
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Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen hangs on to the center field wall after a two-run home run by St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Holliday in the sixth inning of Game 4 of the NLDS. The Cardinals won 2-1.
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The Oakland Athletics and Detroit Tigers face off during the ninth inning of Game 3 of the ALDS. The A's won 6-3.
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Oakland Athletics' Stephen Vogt safely beats the tag of Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila to score during the fourth inning of Game 3 of the ALDS.
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