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David Schoenfield ESPN Senior Writer 

Alex Cora says he feels "very" comfortable going to Ryan Brasier and Craig Kimbrel tonight if he has to. Brasier has pitched in all four games in the series while Kimbrel threw 35 pitches in Game 4.

David Schoenfield ESPN Senior Writer 

Alex Cora said Game 5 of last year's World Series — that 13-12 game when he was a coach with the Astros — prepared him for last night's game. He added that he felt something crazy was going to happen in the bottom of the ninth after Josh Reddick's great catch with the bases loaded in the top of the ninth.

Alden Gonzalez ESPN Staff Writer 

The Dodgers will continue to start Austin Barnes behind the plate. "He's really catching well, he's having good at-bats," Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said. "To still have Yasmani's bat off the bench is a plus with their bullpen. But I think right now, Austin makes sense."

Eddie Matz ESPN Senior Writer 

Jose Altuve on his feelings toward the fan who interfered with his would-be homer: "What would you do as a fan? I would do the same. Trying to catch a ball. I don't have anything against him. He's another Astro fan who's rooting for us. I appreciate he was trying to help me."

Coley Harvey ESPN Staff Writer 

Jose Altuve says he never likes to complain about umpires' calls, but he was quite honest in saying the first-inning interference call upset him. He also said he had no hard feelings with the fans. He actually thanked the fans for trying to catch the ball and help him out, although he felt the ball was a homer.

Coley Harvey ESPN Staff Writer 

Carlos Correa on the first-inning interference call: "In my eyes it was a homer ... (the call) played a big role in the game."

David Schoenfield ESPN Senior Writer 

Of course it had to come down to Alex Bregman facing Craig Kimbrel with the bases loaded and the game on the line on the winning runs on base. He swung at the pitch, lined it to left field and Andrew Benintendi made the do-or-die diving catch. What a catch. What a game. Red Sox win 8-6. Let's do it again tomorrow.

David Schoenfield ESPN Senior Writer 

As if this game needed any more ridiculousness, Josh Reddick makes a spectacular diving catch to rob Mookie Betts of at least two RBIs and maybe three. We go to the ninth and Craig Kimbrel is back out there to close it out and put the Red Sox one win from the World Series.

David Schoenfield ESPN Senior Writer 

Craig Kimbrel has never recorded a save of more than four outs in his career. He'll need to get six outs to finish off this game and just threw 14 pitches and gave up two hits and hit a batter. David Price was warming up last inning. Who will be tasked with getting the final outs for the Red Sox?