Red Sox
In Game 4 of the 2004 ALCS, with the Sox down 4-3 to the Yankees in the ninth inning, Dave Roberts stole second base to keep the Sox alive. Bill Mueller followed with a single, scoring Roberts with the tying run. The Sox went on to win in 12 innings and began their run of eight straight wins, culminating in a World Series title.
Then: Dave Roberts
In Game 4 of the 2004 ALCS, with the Sox down 4-3 to the Yankees in the ninth inning, Dave Roberts stole second base to keep the Sox alive. Bill Mueller followed with a single, scoring Roberts with the tying run. The Sox went on to win in 12 innings and began their run of eight straight wins, culminating in a World Series title.
(Globe Staff Photo / Jim Davis)