World Series Game 5

Boston ace Jon Lester pitched 7 2/3 brilliant innings, continuing his run of superlative pitching throughout these playoffs, and David Ross' RBI double in the seventh gave the Red Sox a lead they would not relinquish during a 3-1 victory over the Cardinals in Game 5 of the World Series at Busch Stadium.


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Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Koji Uehara reacts after getting St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Holliday to fly out and end Game 5 of baseball's World Series Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. The Red Sox won 3-1 to take a 3-2 lead in the series. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Koji Uehara reacts after getting St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Holliday to fly out and end Game 5 of baseball's World Series Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. The Red Sox won 3-1 to take a 3-2 lead in the series
Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Koji Uehara reacts after getting St. Louis Cardinals' Matt Holliday to fly out and end Game 5 of baseball's World Series Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. The Red Sox won 3-1 to take a 3-2 lead in the series. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
Boston Red Sox's Jacoby Ellsbury hits an RBI single during the seventh inning of Game 5 of baseball's World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Boston Red Sox's Jacoby Ellsbury hits an RBI single during the seventh inning of Game 5 of baseball's World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Boston Red Sox's Jacoby Ellsbury hits an RBI single during the seventh inning of Game 5 of baseball's World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina tags out Boston Red Sox's David Ross at home during the seventh inning of Game 5 of baseball's World Series Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina tags out Boston Red Sox's David Ross at home during the seventh inning of Game 5 of baseball's World Series Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis
St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina tags out Boston Red Sox's David Ross at home during the seventh inning of Game 5 of baseball's World Series Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Boston Red Sox catcher David Ross reacts after hitting an RBI ground rule double to left field against the St. Louis Cardinals during the seventh inning of Game 5 of baseball's World Series Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Boston Red Sox catcher David Ross reacts after hitting an RBI ground rule double to left field against the St. Louis Cardinals during the seventh inning of Game 5 of baseball's World Series Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis
Boston Red Sox catcher David Ross reacts after hitting an RBI ground rule double to left field against the St. Louis Cardinals during the seventh inning of Game 5 of baseball's World Series Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia is congratulated by teammates after scoring on an RBI double by Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz during the first inning of Game 5 of baseball's World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Holliday HR leaves Cards, Red Sox 1-1 in Game 5
Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia is congratulated by teammates after scoring on an RBI double by Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz during the first inning of Game 5 of baseball's World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Fans cheer during the second inning of Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Fans cheer during the second inning of Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis
Fans cheer during the second inning of Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Former St. Louis Cardinals Ozzie Smith shakes hands with St. Louis Cardinals left fielder Adron Chambers, right, after throwing out the ceremonial first pitch before Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox, Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Former St. Louis Cardinals Ozzie Smith shakes hands with St. Louis Cardinals left fielder Adron Chambers, right, after throwing out the ceremonial first pitch before Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox, Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis
Former St. Louis Cardinals Ozzie Smith shakes hands with St. Louis Cardinals left fielder Adron Chambers, right, after throwing out the ceremonial first pitch before Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox, Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
In a photo taken with a fisheye lens, the Budweiser Clydesdales pull a wagon around the warning track in Busch Stadium before Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox, Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
In a photo taken with a fisheye lens, the Budweiser Clydesdales pull a wagon around the warning track in Busch Stadium before Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox, Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis
In a photo taken with a fisheye lens, the Budweiser Clydesdales pull a wagon around the warning track in Busch Stadium before Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox, Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
St. Louis Cardinals fan Jake McGrail shaved a design on the top of his head before Game 5 of baseball's World Series against the Boston Red Sox Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
St. Louis Cardinals fan Jake McGrail shaved a design on the top of his head before Game 5 of baseball's World Series against the Boston Red Sox Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis
St. Louis Cardinals fan Jake McGrail shaved a design on the top of his head before Game 5 of baseball's World Series against the Boston Red Sox Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
John Koenig takes a photo as players warm up for Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
John Koenig takes a photo as players warm up for Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis
John Koenig takes a photo as players warm up for Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Fans cheer during the second inning of Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Fans cheer during the second inning of Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis
Fans cheer during the second inning of Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Former St. Louis Cardinals Ozzie Smith shakes hands with St. Louis Cardinals left fielder Adron Chambers, right, after throwing out the ceremonial first pitch before Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox, Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Former St. Louis Cardinals Ozzie Smith shakes hands with St. Louis Cardinals left fielder Adron Chambers, right, after throwing out the ceremonial first pitch before Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox, Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis
Former St. Louis Cardinals Ozzie Smith shakes hands with St. Louis Cardinals left fielder Adron Chambers, right, after throwing out the ceremonial first pitch before Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox, Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
In a photo taken with a fisheye lens, the Budweiser Clydesdales pull a wagon around the warning track in Busch Stadium before Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox, Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
In a photo taken with a fisheye lens, the Budweiser Clydesdales pull a wagon around the warning track in Busch Stadium before Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox, Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis
In a photo taken with a fisheye lens, the Budweiser Clydesdales pull a wagon around the warning track in Busch Stadium before Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox, Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
St. Louis Cardinals fan Jake McGrail shaved a design on the top of his head before Game 5 of baseball's World Series against the Boston Red Sox Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
St. Louis Cardinals fan Jake McGrail shaved a design on the top of his head before Game 5 of baseball's World Series against the Boston Red Sox Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis
St. Louis Cardinals fan Jake McGrail shaved a design on the top of his head before Game 5 of baseball's World Series against the Boston Red Sox Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
John Koenig takes a photo as players warm up for Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
John Koenig takes a photo as players warm up for Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis
John Koenig takes a photo as players warm up for Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Former St. Louis Cardinals Ozzie Smith shakes hands with St. Louis Cardinals left fielder Adron Chambers, right, after throwing out the ceremonial first pitch before Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox, Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Former St. Louis Cardinals Ozzie Smith shakes hands with St. Louis Cardinals left fielder Adron Chambers, right, after throwing out the ceremonial first pitch before Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox, Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis
Former St. Louis Cardinals Ozzie Smith shakes hands with St. Louis Cardinals left fielder Adron Chambers, right, after throwing out the ceremonial first pitch before Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox, Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
In a photo taken with a fisheye lens, the Budweiser Clydesdales pull a wagon around the warning track in Busch Stadium before Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox, Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
In a photo taken with a fisheye lens, the Budweiser Clydesdales pull a wagon around the warning track in Busch Stadium before Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox, Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis
In a photo taken with a fisheye lens, the Budweiser Clydesdales pull a wagon around the warning track in Busch Stadium before Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox, Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
St. Louis Cardinals fan Jake McGrail shaved a design on the top of his head before Game 5 of baseball's World Series against the Boston Red Sox Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
St. Louis Cardinals fan Jake McGrail shaved a design on the top of his head before Game 5 of baseball's World Series against the Boston Red Sox Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis
St. Louis Cardinals fan Jake McGrail shaved a design on the top of his head before Game 5 of baseball's World Series against the Boston Red Sox Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
John Koenig takes a photo as players warm up for Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
John Koenig takes a photo as players warm up for Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis
John Koenig takes a photo as players warm up for Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
St. Louis Cardinals fan Jake McGrail shaved a design on the top of his head before Game 5 of baseball's World Series against the Boston Red Sox Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
St. Louis Cardinals fan Jake McGrail shaved a design on the top of his head before Game 5 of baseball's World Series against the Boston Red Sox Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis
St. Louis Cardinals fan Jake McGrail shaved a design on the top of his head before Game 5 of baseball's World Series against the Boston Red Sox Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
John Koenig takes a photo as players warm up for Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
John Koenig takes a photo as players warm up for Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis
John Koenig takes a photo as players warm up for Game 5 of baseball's World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

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