2003 World Series
Beckett was nothing short of phenomenal in the 2003 playoffs. He started both National League series and pitched in three games against the Cubs in the NLCS, including a shut-out Game 5 and eight inning Game 7 clincher. In the World Series Beckett started the Marlins Game 3 loss against the Yankees, before traveling to the Bronx to shut-out the Yankees in a complete game World Series clincher on just three days rest. For his outstanding performance Beckett was named the World Series MVP.
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