Best Boston Sports Moments of 2013

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1. Big Papi's Game 2 Grand Slam

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OCT. 14: David Ortiz's eighth-inning grand slam in Game 2 of the ALCS was a turning point in so many ways. Besides upending Torii Hunter, it also tied the game and paved the way for a crucial Sox victory that tied the series and flipped momentum. Meanwhile, bullpen cop Steve Horgan became a local celebrity with his unabashed expression of shock and giddiness that captured Red Sox Nation's joy.